Sunday , February 25 2024

Jobs at USCIS – Government Information Specialist

Website USCIS

Job Description:

As a Government Information Specialists you will perform a wide variety of duties related to the FOIA/PA Program. Primary responsibilities include researching, interpreting and applying FOIA/PA statutes and regulations, and processing complex FOIA/PA cases.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The responsibilities described are for the GS-11 level. At developmental grade levels, assignments will be of more limited scope performed with less independence, and limited complexity.
  • Review and analyze complex or sensitive Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act (FOIA/PA) requests, while ensuring compliance with FOIA/PA laws, regulations and policies.
  • Adjudicate which information and documentation can be released.
  • Research, interpret, and analyze legal issues, records policy, and internal procedures while applying extensive knowledge of records systems, statutes, and precedents to ascertain whether responsive records are complete and to make recommendations.
  • Provide accurate and timely technical assistance for disclosure of FOIA/PA records using automated processing systems to redact records and prepare all necessary correspondence, notices and other documentation.
  • Answer and respond to FOIA/PA appeal inquiries, complaints and litigation.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. National to apply for this position
  • Successfully pass a Background Investigation including financial disclosure
  • You must pass a drug screening
  • You must submit a resume and supporting documentation

Job Details:

Company: USCIS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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