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    This position is part of the National Archives and Records Administration, National Personnel Records Center, Military Personnel Records. As an Archives Technician, you will respond to to a variety of types of correspondence requests for information regarding military service.

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    The following are the duties of this position up to the GS-6 level. You will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    • Conduct the initial review of incoming requests, which may include inquiries that involve fire destroyed or damaged records, Congressional inquiries, and/or highly sensitive requests regarding high ranking governmental officials.
    • Analyze requests for information to identify the scope of inquiry. Determine which requests can be acted on, whether reference should be made to other collections, e.g., Federal and/or state, and/or if the customer should be contacted through telephonic or electronic communications for clarification.
    • Investigate conflicting record information, apparent errors, and/or omissions of record data. Document issues and findings. Determine and implement the appropriate course of action.
    • Participate as a team member in a variety of functions as determined by team decisions, which may include performing work distribution and/or quality assurance and/or administrative team related duties.
    • Determine the releasability of requested information by applying knowledge of laws, regulations, policies and procedures regarding disclosure of personnel and medical information.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1421 Archives Technician

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/538294700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.