Government Information Specialist Veoa and Ictap Only Job in WASHINGTON, DC

Vacancy No. OM-2017-0014 Department Office of Management
Salary $43,684.00 to $100,736.00 Grade 07 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/10/2017 Close Date 1/17/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Government Information Specialist, GS-0306-07/09/11/12 (VEOA and ICTAP ONLY)

Office of Management

  • 1 vacancy - Washington DC, DC
Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent

Opened Tuesday 1/10/2017

Closes Tuesday 1/17/2017

  • Salary Range
    $43,684.00 to $100,736.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    One or more vacancies may be filled through this announcement.

    The announcement is open to applicants eligible for consideration under the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP) and the VEOA only. For ICTAP information, please see "Other Information".
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Job Overview

Job Overview


About the Agency

This position is located in the Office of the Chief Privacy Officer (OCPO), FOIA Service Center, Office of Management (OM). OCPO is responsible for providing policies, standards, and procedures that ensure the Department compiles with governmental information management requirements for the statutes that OCPO administers, including in the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Privacy Act, and other information management and privacy statutes.


As a Government Information Specialist with the Office of Management; Chief Privacy Office; Privacy, Information and Records Management Services, some of your Major Job Requirement (MJR)/Duties include:

Review and analyze incoming requests;

Assist in the preparation of responses to inquiries from the public, parents, students, school officials, and State education officials about the laws PIRMS administers by gathering information, and by analyzing data to prepare responses;

Prepare written and oral responses for routine public inquiries;

Assist higher level specialist in the administration of their responsibilities of interpreting and applying laws, regulations, policies, and guidance for the resolutions of issues;

Prepare less complicated portions of larger assignments in order to facilitate the work of high level specialists or supervisors.

Assist in investigation of complaints and inquiries regarding federal information statutes by reviewing documents pertaining to agency or institution policy and practices, and analyzing findings.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department Of Education

Office of Management


Anthony Bell
Phone: 202-260-4412


400 Maryland Ave. SW
Fax: 202-401-0520

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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