Friday , March 17 2023

FOIA Analyst jobs

Website City of Joliet

Job Description:

This position receives and responds to confidential and time sensitive FOIA requests, interpreting and responding to or properly applying exemptions and redactions, if applicable, as required by law.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain proficiency in FOIA’s by completing and passing the yearly FOIA Officer training as required by the Illinois Attorney General and attending additional training (online or in-person) as it relates to FOIA’s;
  • Must be knowledgeable and remain updated on any laws and/or regulations relating to FOIA and its requirements such as, but not limited to, the Law Enforcement Officer-Worn Body Camera Act (50 ILCS 706), Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140/1), and the Illinois Attorney General’s Binding PAC Opinions in regard to FOIA’s;
  • Interpret and properly apply exemptions and redactions concerning all FOIA requests;
  • Listen to different levels of audio volumes and quality with the ability to discern multiple voices during chaotic scenes for proper redactions;

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge and understanding of the Joliet Police Department General Orders involving the handling of evidence, both digital and physical;
  • Ability to learn and access the Joliet Police Department records systems such as Motorola P1
  • Records, AVRS,, DACRA, etc.;
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills;
  • Ability to use discretion, good judgment and maintain confidential information;
  • Ability to work independently under general guidance;
  • Strong organizational, clerical and customer service skills;
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously and efficiently;
  • Good time-management skills;
  • Strong interpersonal proficiency, including excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to view and listen to graphic and disturbing content.

Job Details:

Company: City of Joliet

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Joliet, IL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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