Current Openings

  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Acquisitions and Vendor Management Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR001161) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Purchasing Specialist, working under the supervision of the Deputy Chief Financial Officer (CFO), is responsible for providing Contracting Officers’ Representative (COR) support to the Copyright Office.
    • Opening Date: March 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12; GS-13
    • Series: 1101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Visual Arts Assistant Division Chief (Registration) (Vacancy#:VAR001118) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Office of Registration Policy and Practice (RPP) examines copyright applications and deposits; issues certificates of registration; and catalogs copyright submissions. The Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Registration) serves as the Assistant Division Chief in the...
    • Opening Date: March 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Financial Management Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR001184) This position is located in the FEDLINK Fiscal Operations Section, FEDLINK Division, Library Enterprises Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.Processes financial transactions for broad and varied functions. Reviews, prepares, and processes difficult procedural and technical accounting and/or financial documents/transactions that result from issues such as insufficient information or a need for deviation in processing procedures.
    • Opening Date: March 9, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0501
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Program Manager (Vacancy#: VAR001116) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Copyright Registration Program is responsible for the examination of copyright claims, the creation of public records, and the issuance of certificates of registration. This position serves as a Program Manager in the Registration Program...
    • Opening Date: March 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0340
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Senior Copyright Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001120) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Office of Registration Policy and Practice (RPP) examines copyright applications and deposits; issues certificates of registration; and catalogs copyright submissions. The Senior Copyright Specialist (Registration) works in the Visual Arts Division of the...
    • Opening Date: March 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 31, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Equal Employment Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001211) This position is located in the Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Programs (EEO/DP), Office of the Librarian. The incumbent serves as a Counseling and Mediation Specialist and is responsible for EEO counseling, mediation, coordination with unions, and investigations of allegations of discrimination associated with the Library’s employment discrimination complaint processing program. The incumbent coordinates work performed by contractors and serves as an ombudsman, negotiator,...
    • Opening Date: March 17, 2020
    • Closing Date: March 31, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0260
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Budget Analyst ( Vacancy#:VAR001170) The incumbent functions as an entry-level budget analyst on a team of specialized budget analysts led by a Senior Budget Analyst (Team Leader). The team is responsible to the Budget Officer for all aspects of the formulation, presentation, and execution of specific elements of the Library’s annual budget. The position provides hands-on training for the analyst in planning, organizing and preparation of a comprehensive...
    • Opening Date: March 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 1, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0560
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Law) (Vacancy#: VAR001192) The Legal Reference Librarian works in and through the Law Library Reading Room providing legal and legislative information services to Congress, the U.S. Supreme Court, federal agencies, practicing attorneys, legal scholars and academicians, foreign governments, and students; contributes to the development and management of print and electronic collections; and, provides tours, orientations, and briefings to Members of Congress and their staffs, and other distinguished...
    • Opening Date: March 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 2, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Government Organization and Management (Vacancy#: GR-GFD20-02) Clarification from the agencyGraduate students and Library of Congress employees who meet all of the following eligibility requirements: 1. U.S. Citizenship 2. Current enrollment in or anticipated graduation from an appropriate, accredited advanced degree program. (Library employees may already possess a graduate degree). At the time of appointment, Library employees must maintain employment status without a break in service. 3. General education requirements for...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Government Organization and Management (Vacancy#: GR-GFD20-03) Clarification from the agencyGraduate students and Library of Congress employees who meet all of the following eligibility requirements: 1.U.S. Citizenship 2.Current enrollment in or anticipated graduation from an appropriate, accredited advanced degree program. (Library employees may already possess a graduate degree). At the time of appointment, Library employees must maintain employment status without a break in service. 3.General education requirements for a GS-11 appointment...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Macroeconomic Policy (Vacancy #: GR-GFD20-01) Clarification from the Agency:Graduate students and Library of Congress employees who meet all of the following requirements: 1. U.S. Citizenship 2. Current enrollment in or anticipated graduation from an appropriate, accredited advanced degree program. (Library employees may already possess a graduate degree). At the time of appointment, Library employees must maintain employment status without a break in service. 3. General education requirements for a...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09; GS-11
    • Series: 0110
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Librarian (Temporary Promotion/Detail Opportunity) The U.S. Programs, Law, and Literature (USPRLL), Law Section is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-13 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day detail (with promotion) as a Supervisory Librarian to serve as the Law Section Head.The mission of the U.S. Programs, Law, and Literature Division (USPRLL) is to serve Congress, the United States, and the international information community by...
    • Opening Date: March 20, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Performing Arts Division Assistant Chief (Registration)( Vacancy#:VAR001119) Summary: Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Office of Registration Policy and Practice (RPP) examines copyright applications and deposits; issues certificates of registration; and catalogs copyright submissions. The Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Registration) serves as an Assistant Division Chief in...
    • Opening Date: March 20, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Accounting Technician ( Vacancy#: VAR001183) This position is located in the FEDLINK Fiscal Operations Section, FEDLINK Division, Library Enterprises Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The incumbent is responsible for performing technical duties within the FEDLINK Fiscal Operations Unit. The incumbent will interface with FEDLINK members and vendors including federal library managers, financial representatives and/or federal agency administrators regarding terms and conditions of the interagency agreements, account balances, and provide guidance and...
    • Opening Date: March 12, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 6, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 0525
  • permanent ( open to all )
    (Research Manager – Banking, Insurance, Securities, and Macroeconomics Policy Section)(Vacancy#:VAR000937) The Congressional Research Service seeks a Research Manager for the Banking, Insurance, Securities and Macroeconomics Policy Section in the Government and Finance Division. The Research Manager leads a team of policy experts in the development of policy research and analysis for Congress. The section covers a broad array of economic policy issues including, but not limited to, banking, financial institutions, insurance, housing finance, securities,...
    • Opening Date: March 6, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 6, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0110
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager – Federalism and Emergency Management (Vacancy#:VAR001069) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a Section Research Manager (SBM) for the Federalism and Emergency Management (FE) Section within the Government and Finance Division.The FE Section Research Manager leads a team of policy experts in the development of policy research and analysis for Congress. The section covers two broad and intersecting areas of public policy: intergovernmental relations and federal emergency management. A...
    • Opening Date: February 21, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 6, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Space Management Specialist (Vacancy# VAR001166) This position serves as a Space Management Specialist located in the Employee Resources Management and Planning Office (ERMP), Organization Management Directorate (OMD) within the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (LOC)
    • Opening Date: March 24, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 7, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR001188) This position is located in in the Preservation Research and Testing Division, Preservation Directorate, Library Services.This position reports to the Chief, Preservation Research and Testing Division (PRTD), Preservation Directorate. The Directorate is responsible for the long-term, uninterrupted access to the Library's numerous and diverse collections through a variety of preservation programs. The incumbent provides assistance to PRTD programs and projects involving scientific analysis and...
    • Opening Date: March 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 10, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Librarian (Domestic Social Policy) (Vacancy#: GR-DSP20-07) Clarification from the agencyGraduate students and Library of Congress employees who meet all of the following eligibility requirements: 1.U.S. Citizenship 2.Current enrollment in or anticipated graduation from an appropriate, accredited advanced degree program. (Library employees may already possess a graduate degree). At the time of appointment, Library employees must maintain employment status. 3.General education requirements for a GS-9 or GS-11 appointment (see “Qualifications Required”...
    • Opening Date: March 13, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 10, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Head, Legislative Information Management Section (Vacancy#VAR001209) The Head of the Legislative Information Management Section serves as CRS’s senior technical expert on Congress.gov, the official website for U.S. federal legislative information. This expertise includes in-depth knowledge of congressional and legislative data, data sources, systems, and services that feed into and/or are considered an integral part of Congress.gov.
    • Opening Date: March 27, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 14, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1412
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Library Aid Duties:The Law Library seeks three Library Aids who will perform a range of tasks in the Collection Services Division. Projects include: arranging, shelving and filing print and microform materials; assisting with inventorying and accessioning non-English language publications; preparing items for offsite storage; and searching bibliographical records (in the ILS and OCLC), verification, and updating.Minimum Knowledge and Abilities accepted: Attention to detailAbility to utilize computer search...
    • Opening Date: March 23, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 15, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-03
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst on Congress and the Legislative Process (Vacancy#:VAR001197) The primary purpose of this position is to serve the United States Congress as a public policy analyst by preparing objective, non-partisan analytical, background, and descriptive reports on issues of significant legislative concern; providing personal consultation and assistance to congressional committees, Members, and staff on public policy issues; and participating in team research projects and seminars. The employee is also expected to develop over...
    • Opening Date: March 17, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Materials Handler Team Lead (Vacancy#:VAR000966) The incumbent of this position will direct LC’s general equipment & material handling operations, programs, & equipment specifically designed for LC use requiring advanced expertise.
    • Opening Date: March 23, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 20, 2020
    • Grade Level: WL-07
    • Series: 6907
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist ( Vacancy# VAR000861) WHO MAY APPLY: Anyone may apply - By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired, provided that other legal requirements are met and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.This position is located in the Contracts Division, Contracts and Grants Management, Office of...
    • Opening Date: April 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 20, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief, Researcher and Reference Services (Vacancy# VAR001193) The Chief of Researcher and Reference Services Division (RRS) is a senior executive position at the Library of Congress, responsible for bringing vision, leadership, and innovation to the role. The Chief provides national leadership in the fields of research, reference, and information science as they relate to the division's responsibility and represents the library at national and international meetings, events, and programs. The role...
    • Opening Date: March 24, 2020
    • Closing Date: April 24, 2020
    • Grade Level: SL- 00
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000865) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.This position is located in the Contracts Section, Office...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 12, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR000911) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled. The first cutoff for receipt of applications under...
    • Opening Date: May 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 27, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000953) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled. The first cutoff for receipt of applications under...
    • Opening Date: July 18, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102
  • temporary ( open to all )
    SPP-Register 2020 - Selective Placement Program (Noncompetitive Appointments for Applicants with Disabilities) - SPP Register The Library of Congress is accepting applications from people who wish to be considered for employment at the Library under its Selective Placement Program (SPP). It is the policy of the Library to recruit and hire qualified applicants with targeted disabilities by assisting these individuals in obtaining employment consistent with their level of skills and abilities and their capacity for safe and efficient job...
    • Opening Date: January 10, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (SYSANALYSIS) (Vacancy#: VAR001148) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.Serves as a recognized technical authority for new or...
    • Opening Date: January 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: January 6, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210