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Records Analyst

Posting Title Records Analyst Job Requisition Number AE501787 Position Number 109947 Job Type Full-Time Division Name Reliability Compliance Program Minimum Qualifications

Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university plus one (1) year of records management experience.

Experience may be substituted for the required education up to a maximum of four (4) years.
Completion of COA Records Management Certificate Program may substitute for two (2) years of experience or education.

Licenses or Certifications:

Must have valid Texas Driver’s License.
Must have City of Austin’s Records and Information Management Certificate or must obtain Certification within two (2) years of hire/appointment.

Notes to Applicants

This Records Analyst position will provide records management to Austin Energy’s 1700+ employees. This position will be responsible for the development, implementation and administration of a departmental records and information management program.

The City of Austin employment application is an official document; incomplete applications will not be considered. Please be sure that your application is a reflection of your entire work history. A detailed and complete employment application is required to help us better evaluate your qualifications and will be used to determine salary if you are selected for this position. Describe your specific experience for each position. Include all job duties, responsibilities, and employment dates. Any gaps in employment must have an explanation and dates of unemployment. Please be sure that your application is a reflection of your entire work history.

Resumes will not be accepted. Statements such as “see resume” will not be accepted. You may use “N/A” for fields that are not applicable. Starting salary will be based on overall relevant experience from your employment application. Supplemental information or changes to your application will not be accepted after the job posting closes.

The responses to the supplemental questions should reference the employment history listed in the employment history section. Once the requisition has closed, the application cannot be changed to update work history, supplemental questions, or any other information.

We reserve the right to verify high school and college education for the top candidate(s).

If you have any questions regarding your City of Austin employment application, please use the official website of the City of Austin as reference.

Military/Veterans must provide a copy of their DD214 verifying honorable discharge, at the time of initial interview to receive military/veteran interview preference.


This position must travel between various locations as part of the regular job duties, and individual may be required to drive own personal vehicle or City vehicle. Successful candidate must be in possession of a Texas driver’s license as authorized by the Texas Transportation Code. A driving record verification will be conducted. Applicants for positions for which City driving is an essential function must meet the standards of the program: age 18 or older, current applicable driver’s license, proof of insurability, and no more than six (6) points assessed on Driver Record Evaluation (DRE) based on Department of Public Safety (DPS) Driver Record Report. This position falls under the COA safe driver program requirements. Go to the Driver Safety Program for more information:

This position is classified as NON-EXEMPT.

Please note that Austin Energy may close the job posting at any time after 7 days from the date of the initial advertisement.

Pay Range



M-F 8 hours per day
Additional hours outside of the regular schedule may be required.

Job Close Date
01/15/2019 Type of Posting External Department Austin Energy Regular/Temporary Regular Grant Funded or Pooled Position Not Applicable Category Professional Location 721 Barton Springs Rd., Austin, Texas 78704 Preferred Qualifications
  • One year of experience having independently led records retention management for an organization/department
Duties, Functions and Responsibilities

Essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.

  1. Coordinates the development and implementation of departmental records and information management programs.
  2. Reviews the effectiveness of departmental record-keeping practices and proposes recommendations for improvement.
  3. Coordinates the development and implementation of departmental records management policies, standards, and procedures for, indexing, classification, retention, disposition, and protection.
  4. Oversees the completion and ongoing maintenance of the department’s records inventory.
  5. Coordinates the review process for the department’s records control schedules and submits them to the Office of the City Clerk for review and approval.  
  6. Works with the Office of the City Clerk to maintain the control schedules and keep them up-to-date.
  7. Assists with the identification of the department’s vital records and the creation and maintenance of the department’s vital records protection and disaster recovery plans. 
  8. Develops and delivers records management training programs and materials including policies, standards, and procedures.
  9. Reviews and approves requests to transfer departmental records to the Records Center or destroy records that have met retention requirements.
  10. Reviews and approves the disposition of the department’s records and submits disposition requests to the Office of the City Clerk.
  11. Attends meetings, recommends tasks for, and evaluates the performance of, the department’s Records Management Team. 
  12. Attends corporate/departmental Records Management Team meetings and coordinates with the Office of the City Clerk. 
  13. Prepares an annual report on the status of the department’s records and information management program.

Responsibilities- Supervision and/or Leadership Exercised:


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Knowledge of professional records and information management theory, best practices, principles, standards, technologies, and requirements
  • Knowledge of their department’s services and operations and the records, data, and information systems that support them
  • Knowledge of departmental practices, policies, and procedures
  • Familiarity with local, state, federal guidelines, laws, and regulations related to records and information management
  • Knowledge of the City’s practices regarding retention schedule development
  • Knowledge of the City’s practices regarding disaster planning and business recovery techniques for records
  • Knowledge of departmental disaster planning and business recovery plans
  • Knowledge of the City’s practices regarding the management of records with historical value
  • Knowledge of training methodologies and techniques including, curriculum development
  • Ability to train others
  • Skill in multi-tasking and prioritizing job duties
  • Skill using computers and standard desktop software applications
  • Skill in oral and written communication
  • Skill in analysis, problem solving and decision making
  • Skill in communication, team building, and coaching
  • Ability to write formal policy and procedure documentation
  • Ability to work with all levels of staff
  • Strong customer service orientation
Criminal Background Investigation This position does not require a Criminal Background Investigation EEO/ADA

City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445.

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