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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked in the top 5 in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings. 

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    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy.

    The Federal Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. Join us and help make a difference! 

    This position is located in the Office of the Secretary (OSEC). OSEC serves the Commission by acting as the official focal point through which all filings are made for proceedings before the Commission, notice of proceedings is given, and from which all official actions are issued by the Commission. OSEC is responsible for processing all matters coming before the Commission and determining prior to submission that all factors concerning the matters are ready for Commission consideration. OSEC prepares the agenda for formal Commission meetings and distributes materials to the Staff and Commissioners concerning cases listed on the agenda. After approval is voted by the Commission members, OSEC prepares opinions, orders and regulations for formal issuance and provides service as required by law. OSEC is responsible for the official release of Commission actions including timely service of such actions on parties to the proceedings. OSEC records and preserves the minutes of all official actions taken by the Commission.

    Major Duties for the Records and Information Management Specialist:

    • Provides advice and guidance to resolve, implement, or manage program or policy issues that involve areas of uncertainty in approach or methodology.
    • Supports agency staff in varying records and information management matters relating to application of planning the agencies file plans, electronic records management, record scheduling, and various records management functions to meet mission requirements.
    • Provides analytical and program management support in the planning, programming, and oversight of agency records management program development and implementation.
    • Plans, schedules, and conducts evaluations and assessments of assigned project operations, procedures and organizational structures to identify problems or deficiencies and recommending ways to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the records management program.
    • Develops and evaluates assigned aspects of policy, takes or recommends action to achieve assigned organizational objectives, and recommends future program objectives and improvements, as requested. Identifies, analyzes, and draws logical conclusions regarding complex and specialized agency schedules, file plans, electronics records management and mission requirements.
    • Works with Commission legal counsel peers so that records and information management assets ensure government accountability and protection of the interest of the public, as well as mitigation of risks.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523374400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.