One Position: Maryland

Position: Archives Technician
Location: National Archives and Records Administration
Salary: $42,870 – $55,736

Full vacancy announcement available on USAJOBS.


This position is part of the National Archives and Records Administration. Incumbent serves as an Archives Technician in Research Services. Incumbent performs non-professional, quasi-professional and technical work that supports access to archival holdings and physical and intellectual control over records. The work encompasses reference, researcher assistance and other customer services, processing, accessioning, arranging, describing, preserving, and reformatting of records.

As an Archives Technician, you will:

  • Provide reference service including reference search, re-file, interfile, copy, scan and redact information in various filing systems.
  • Assist archivist with preservation and rehabilitation projects.
  • Assist and prepare general description work and online catalog descriptions according to NARA lifecycle standards.
  • Assist in accessioning and disposal of all record types under the guidance of an archivist or archives specialist