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    This position is located in the Office of the Legal Adviser, Office of Treaty Affairs (L/T). The Office advises the U.S. Government on all aspects of treaty law and procedures.  The Office serves as the repository for records associated with upwards of 10,000 U.S. treaties and other international agreements.  The archivist will participate in planning and implementing systems for managing and archiving this large body of records in accordance with bureau and Department policies.

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    • Analyzes treaties, agreements, and records to make recommendations regarding their disposition and indexing.
    • Ensures that all treaties, agreements, and records are properly indexed and described in a computerized database and that the database is sufficiently annotated to provide for easy search and retrieval of those documents needed.
    • Collaborates with others in the preparation of various reports to Congress, treaty lists and digests, and other information regarding treaties and international agreements in the repository.
    • Takes appropriate actions to safeguard records in the repository from deterioration, damage, destruction, loss or from impairment of their value through disarrangement or alteration.
    • Prepares materials in response to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1420 Archivist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/544265200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.