FRAMINGHAM – The City of Framingham is advertising for a public records access officer.
The City’s RAO Mike Tusino IV gave notice last week. His last day is November 2. Tusino had been in the position for 13 months.
The Public Records Access Officer performs a wide range of activities related to document collection, review, and production, particularly focusing on compliance with the Massachusetts Public Records Law (M.G.L. c. 66).
The City began advertising for the position on October 30.
The position has a salary range of $54,163 – $60,996.
Responsibilities of the RAO include:
- Complying with the duties of a Records Access Officer pursuant to the Public Records Law
- Responding to public records requests in accordance with the Public Records Law by collecting relevant materials, evaluating legal issues, and issuing responses
- Maintaining databases and tracking systems to provide current accurate information on Public Records Requests
- Appropriately directing and facilitating certain inquiries made to the public records team
- Conducting document redactions to public records exempt under (M.G.L. c. 4, s. 7(26))
- Performing other document collection, review, and production work as needed and assigned
- Assisting with social media and providing backup coverage for Public Information Officer, which position at the moment is unfilled.
Applicants must have at least three (3) years of full time, or equivalent part-time, professional, administrative or managerial experience in business administration, business management or public administration the major duties of which involved program management, program administration, program coordination, program planning and/or program analysis, or any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.
A Bachelor’s degree with a major in business administration, information technology, or public administration or related field, or equal combination of education and experience.