Records Declassification Analyst
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position: You will serve as a Records Declassification Analyst for the Records Management and Declassification Agency, Army Declassification Activity, in Alexandria, Virginia. In accordance with the automatic declassification provisions of Executive Order (EO) 13526, the Atomic Energy Act, Public Laws 105-261 and 106-65 (Kyl/Lott Amendments), DoD Directives and Army Regulations reviews information of the organizations with extremely interrelated work processes and functions, and resolves complicated substantive declassification issues affecting major agencies, administrative programs and requirements. Declassification reviews are considered complicated by the need to consider and evaluate the impact of changes in regulatory and legislation requirements, and long range program goals.
**This is a 27 month TERM appointment. The agency has the option of extending the appointment up to the 4-year limit.**
Career Program 51
Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
- Occasional Travel
- 5% Business travel
In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience.
Experience required: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes experience performing declassification reviews for classified records using existing security classification/declassification guidance; experience utilizing analytical techniques for declassification program effectiveness and productivity; and experience developing declassification assessment/special project criteria, procedures, and instruments.
You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency (knowledge, skills, abilities) in the following areas:
- Knowledge of declassification laws, regulations, and policies
- Skill conducting analytical declassification reviews
- Skill in oral communication
- Skill in written communication
Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted.
Other Requirements: Click here for expanded definitions.
- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration.
- You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
- Two year trial/probationary period may be required.
- Direct Deposit of Pay is Required.
- Position is subject to random drug testing.