Sr. Records & Info Mgmt Spec - 90297882 - Washington

Date: Sep 30, 2021

Location: Washington, DC, US, 20002

Company: Amtrak

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Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

The Senior Records & Information Management Specialist within the Amtrak Law Department supports the Manager, Records and Information Management in the processing and tracking of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests received and in records management responsibilities for Amtrak. The person in this position may also assist the Legal Support Team


•    Supports the Manager, Records and Information Management, in carrying out the FOIA and records management processes throughout Amtrak.
•    Monitors and responds to requests related to records management, including placing and tracking orders for records management supplies, offsite storage requests, and destruction processes.
•    Monitors and tracks FOIA requests in conjunction with the Manager, Records and Information Management, acting as liaison between the FOIA Office and the rest of Amtrak, as well as serving as a point of contact for and communicating with FOIA requesters.
•    As time permits, assists the Legal Support Team with tasks.
•    Other duties as assigned



The successful candidate for this position must have:

•    BS/BA degree.
•    Three years of work experience relevant to the KSAs


•    Degree or background in information and library science or related work experience.


Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Requisition ID:67312
Posting Location(s):District of Columbia
Job Family/Function:Legal 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:Up to 25% 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire.   Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation.  Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR § 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.

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