Current Openings

  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Librarian (Head Metadata Services Section) (Vacancy#:VAR002692) This position is located in the Metadata Services Section, Collections Discovery & Metadata Service, Digital Services Directorate, Discovery And Preservation Services.The incumbent supervises a group of employees performing work up to the GS-14 level. Provides administrative and technical supervision relative to the staff supervised. Plans work to be accomplished by subordinates, sets and adjusts short-term priorities, and prepares schedules for completion of work. Assigns...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 28, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Special Assistant to the Register of Copyrights (Vacancy#:VAR002755) The incumbent bearing the responsibility for all assigned tasks and projects, is delegated significant responsibility in the area of scheduling, communication and correspondence, and project management, and performs a wide variety of duties, which significantly assist the Register in the smooth and timely discharge of the Register’s responsibilities. The incumbent may interact with Congressional offices, the White House, the Department of Justice, the United...
    • Opening Date: May 14, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 29, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Researcher Experience Supervisory Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR002741) The Section Head for Researcher Experience is an innovative, user-focused and outcomes-based senior manager responsible for helping shape and implement strategic priorities around the research experience, including service optimization, assessment demonstrating service impact and value, and alignment of resources to support the needs of current, emerging, and potential users. The Section Head will strategize research and reference services and directions for the general collections,...
    • Opening Date: April 29, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 30, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (INFOSEC) (Vacancy#:VAR002766) This position is located in the Library Security Operations Center, IT Security Division, Office of the Chief Information Officer.The purpose of this position is to support the IT Security program for the Library of Congress. The incumbent serves as an expert Cyber Threat Analyst with responsibility for participating in computer network defense activities. As such, the incumbent applies a full range of threat analytic...
    • Opening Date: May 17, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Legal Research Fellow (Temporary Appointment – Intermittent NTE (Maximum of 100 Hours) The Law Library is offering an opportunity for five qualified individuals to serve on temporary appointments as Legal Research Fellows working on an intermittent basis. These positions are located in the Foreign, Comparative, and International Law (FCIL I) division, Global Legal Research Directorate, Law Library of Congress.Legal Research Fellows work as junior researchers on foreign, comparative, and international law under the guidance of the...
    • Opening Date: May 1, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0986
  • 90 days ( open to all )
    Legal Research Fellow (Temporary Appointment) The Law Library is offering an opportunity for three qualified individuals to serve on 90-day temporary appointments as Legal Research Fellows. These positions are located in the Foreign, Comparative, and International Law (FCIL I) division, Global Legal Research Directorate, Law Library of Congress.Legal Research Fellows work as junior researchers on foreign, comparative, and international law under the guidance of the chief of the FCIL...
    • Opening Date: May 1, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0986
  • 180 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Technical Information Specialist (Data Analyst / Senior Data Analyst)(Temporary Position) The Federal Research Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual to serve on a full- or part-time, 180-day appointment as a Data Analyst or Senior Data Analyst. The Federal Research Division conducts research, analysis, and translations for the federal government and qualified contractors.The selected candidate will perform research responsibilities in support of a broad range of executive and legislative branch agencies, including...
    • Opening Date: February 21, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-05/07/09/11/12
    • Series: 1412
  • 180 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Technical Information Specialist (Research Assistant / Researcher / Senior Researcher)(Temporary Position) The Federal Research Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual to serve on a full- or part-time, 180-day appointment as a Research Assistant, Researcher, or Senior Researcher. The Federal Research Division conducts research, analysis, and translations for the federal government and qualified contractors.The selected candidate will perform research responsibilities in support of a broad range of executive and legislative branch agencies, including...
    • Opening Date: February 21, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-05/07/09/11/12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Safety and Occupational Health Manager (Vacancy#: VAR002715) This position is located in the Safety Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.
    • Opening Date: May 7, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 5, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0018
  • nte 5 years ( library employees only )
    Technical Information Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002769) The Technical Information Specialist handles requests received by the Office of Business Enterprises, the Duplication Service (DS). Maintains liaison with individuals inside and outside the Library of Congress to ensure the proper application of established processes and methods. Communicates by email or telephone with libraries, various governmental agencies, and private institutions to verify references through their holdings. When items appear to be unavailable in...
    • Opening Date: May 22, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 5, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Technology (IT) Auditor (Vacancy#:VAR002767) The position is located in the Library of Congress (Library) Office of the Inspector General (OIG). The OIG is responsible for conducting audits, inspections/evaluations, and other reviews of Library programs and operations, including Information Technology (IT) programs and systems. IT engagements involve planning, conducting, and reporting on findings and recommendations to increase IT security, economy, efficiency, and effectiveness. IT engagements involve extensive activities pertaining...
    • Opening Date: May 22, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 6, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0511
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Senior Criminal Investigator (Vacancy#:VAR002761) The Senior Criminal Investigator position serves as an investigator in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and is under the supervision of the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations (AIGI). The position is located in the OIG, an independent office within the Library of Congress (Library), as defined by 2 USC § 185. The OIG has overall responsibility for planning, conducting and overseeing investigations...
    • Opening Date: May 23, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 7, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1811
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Senior Sales Counter Attendant (Vacancy#:VAR002708) The incumbent opens and closes the Store; audits the Point of Service (POS) drawer banks and orders/retrieves change from the Library’s Credit Union; assists the Store Manager in closing all POS registers; ensures proper drawer fund amount; balances against drawer summary report at close of business; and alerts the Store Manager to any discrepancies resulting in a shortage/overage in cash. The incumbent performs a...
    • Opening Date: May 24, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 7, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR002722) These positions are located in both the East Asian Section, and the South, Southeast Asian, Tibetan and Mongolian Section, Asian Division, General and International Collections Directorate, Researcher and Collections Services.The incumbents of these positions serve as the Head, East Asian Section, and the South, Southeast Asian, Tibetan and Mongolian Section in the Asian Division, and is responsible for the day-today operation of the Asian...
    • Opening Date: May 7, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 7, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager, Executive Branch (Vacancy#:VAR002727) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a Section Research Manager (SRM) for the Executive Branch Section within the Government and Finance Division. The Research Manager leads the Section’s public policy research and analysis of issues related to congressional oversight of the federal government. This includes the policies, procedures, management, and organization of the executive branch in both government-wide and agency-specific contexts.
    • Opening Date: April 26, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 10, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Educational Outreach Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002752) This position serves as an Educational Outreach Specialist, located in the John W. Kluge Center within Researcher and Collections Services, Library Collections and Services Group, Library of Congress. The incumbent reports directly to the Director of the Kluge Center. The purpose of this position is to provide essential support for the Kluge Center's educational outreach initiatives, implementing and coordinating programs and maintaining the Kluge...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 13, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1701
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Inspector General (Vacancy#:VAR002787) The Inspector General (IG) has responsibility and delegated authority for the oversight and administration of all activities within the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), including all audits and related investigative activities, unless clear conflict of interest exists in so doing. The IG provides leadership and coordination and recommends policies to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in all Library programs and operations nationally and...
    • Opening Date: May 14, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 14, 2024
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0511
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Public Finance (Vacancy#:VAR002753) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division seeks an Analyst in Public Finance to join its Government Finance and Taxation Section. The analyst will serve the United States Congress by providing in-depth research and analysis on public policy issues related to a broad array of individual, international, corporate, and estate and gift tax policy issues. The section’s portfolio is centered around some...
    • Opening Date: May 17, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 17, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002717) As a Contract Specialist at the Library, you will have the opportunity to work with leaders in their fields to understand and help them fulfill their needs through contractual relationships. You will research and provide guidance on complex issues such as contract structure, negotiation strategies, and performance management in support of your clients’ missions. You will have the opportunity to apply the knowledge you...
    • Opening Date: May 24, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 24, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09/11/12
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Distribution Facilities Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002783) Manages and exercises overall program responsibility for a supply management program for a major agency organization supporting hundreds of delivery locations supporting program patrons. Oversees and accounts for all property, and plans and directs supply and equipment management activities, and assists in developing, implementing and maintaining a formal program for direction, surveillance, and assessment of property systems for government owned contractor-held property. Manage accountability...
    • Opening Date: May 23, 2024
    • Closing Date: June 24, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2030
  • permanent ( open to all )
    General Engineer (Vacancy#:VAR002426) The General Engineer works under the general direction of the Chief, Facility Services Division in the Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Library of Congress (LC). Incumbent is responsible for the overall review and direction of major construction(s) or major renovation project(s)within the confines of LC facilities at Capitol Hill, Ft. Meade, Packard Campus, or other area(s) as assigned under the direction of the Chief,...
    • Opening Date: June 30, 2023
    • Closing Date: June 28, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0801
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#: VAR002512) The position is located in the Collections Management Division in the Discovery and Preservation Services. Incumbent is responsible for a variety of activities in support of collections inventory control and tracking, both behind-the-scenes activities, e.g. problem resolution, quality control, searching collections storage areas for items not readily found or for which a problem might be present, support of the inventory program; and direct public...
    • Opening Date: November 17, 2023
    • Closing Date: November 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    SPP - Register 2024, Selective Placement Program (Noncompetitive Appointments for Applicants with Disabilities) 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 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: December 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-01 TO GS-15
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Attorney-Advisor (General)(Vacancy#:VAR002738) The primary responsibility of this senior attorney is to provide fully and accurately documented legal studies, briefs, and regulations on complex matters involved in the administration of title 17.
    • Opening Date: April 9, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 9, 2025
    • Grade Level: GS-13/14
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Materials Handler (Vacancy#:VAR002742) The Materials Handler position is located in the Logistics Division, of Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Office of Chief Operating Officer, of the Library of Congress (LOC). Responsibilities include: warehouse work receiving, moving, storing and delivering materials and supplies; erecting or dismantling office systems furniture, shelves, partitions, etc.; moving, arranging, and setting up furniture, rooms, and outdoor areas for public events; using hand tools...
    • Opening Date: April 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 10, 2025
    • Grade Level: WG-06
    • Series: 6907
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Work Study Student Program 2024/2025 The Library of Congress Work Study Student Program is a progressive, career development program for local high school students. It combines on-the-job training and career development with classroom instructions and education. Under the program, students earn a federal salary, receive work site supervision and career assistance. Students will get the chance to work part-time when school is in session with the possibility of full-time...
    • Opening Date: May 10, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 25, 2025
    • Grade Level: GS-01
    • Series: 0303