Current Openings

  • permanent ( library employees within library collections and services group (lcsg) only )
    Quality Assurance Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001955) The position is responsible for the quality and performance of analog and digital audio products and processes to meet the standards and specifications of the analog and digital audio program requirements for the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS). The work of this position supports the planning, developing, evaluation, and coordination of a comprehensive analog and digital quality assurance program....
    • Opening Date: July 21, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 18, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1910
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Administration and Program Management Specialist (Detail/Temporary Promotion Opportunity) An applicant will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 120-day assignment in the Office of the Librarian supporting the Office of the Librarian & Centers Administration in the position of Administration and Program Management Specialist. Depending on applicant qualifications, this may be either a short term employment detail or a temporary promotion with compensation at the GS-13 level.Duties include, but are not...
    • Opening Date: August 8, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 19, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    CAFM Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001967) This position is located in the Facility Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. The Incumbent serves as a technical resource within the Division operating and supporting a web-based, enterprise-wide Computer Aided Facility Management System (CAFM).The position description number for this position is 174643.This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.
    • Opening Date: July 8, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 19, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Chief/Financial Manager (Detail/Temporary Promotion Opportunity) An applicant will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 120-125 day assignment in the Financial Management Division (FMD) of the Copyright Office in the position of Chief/Financial Manager, GS 15. Depending on applicant qualifications, this may be either a temporary promotion or a short-term employment detail with no change in salary. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:Financial Forecasting, Analysis...
    • Opening Date: August 12, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 19, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0505
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Agricultural Policy (Vacancy# VAR001991) The Resources, Science and Industry Division of the Congressional Research Service seeks an Analyst in Agricultural Policy. The analyst will address agricultural issues related to agricultural trade, trade agreements, and export promotion and credit, as well as international frameworks governing agricultural trade. The ideal candidate will demonstrate ability to analyze the history, trends, and interrelationships of federal policies with those of key stakeholders.
    • Opening Date: July 6, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 22, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Foreign Law Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001989) The Foreign Law Specialist position is located in the Global Legal Research Directorate in the Law Library. The employee in this position serves as a Foreign Law Specialist (South America and Spain) for the Law Library of the Library of Congress. The Foreign Law Specialist is responsible for providing research, advice and assistance on foreign legal issues, questions, or situations to the United States...
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 22, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0095
  • nte 3 years ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Assistant (Finance and Macroeconomics)(Vacancy#:VAR001990) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance (G&F) Division seeks a Research Assistant to join its Banking, Insurance, Securities, and Macroeconomic Policy (BI) Section. The research assistant will support research tasks across a broad range of financial and macroeconomic policy issues, particularly by compiling and analyzing datasets.
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 22, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisor, Inventory Management and Document Delivery Team 1(Vacancy#:VAR001925) This position is located in the Inventory Management & Doc Fulfillment Section, Collections Management Division, Preservation Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services.The incumbent serves as a Team Leader, with responsibilities for supervising, scheduling and directing the work force comprised of staff of the library technicians graded as GS 06-GS-09. Under the broad guidelines of the Head, Inventory Management and Document Fulfillment Section, the incumbent is...
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 22, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief, Financial Management Division (Vacancy#:VAR002034) The Chief of the Financial Management Division (Chief), working under the supervision of the Assistant Register of Copyrights and Director of Operations (ARDO), is a multi-disciplinary supervisory position responsible for supervising activities necessary to administer a complete program of financial management for the USCO, to include budget formulation, justification, presentation, and execution; financial analysis and forecasting, and financial reporting. Individual assignments are generally related...
    • Opening Date: August 9, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 23, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0505
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Deputy Director Library Events Office (Vacancy#:VAR001168) The Deputy Director, Library Events Office directs and administers the development and management of special events and public programs in the Library of Congress. The individual is responsible for the daily operation and immediate supervision of the event coordinators and event assistants. Provides advice and supervision, directly and indirectly, to staff who are involved in the execution of programs and outreach activities, showcasing the...
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 23, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0301
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Financial Management Specialist (120-Day Temporary Promotion or Detail Opportunity) Integrated Support Services is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-12/13 level to serve on a 120 days detail or temporary promotion. This individual will perform the role of Financial Management Specialist, GS-0501-13. Integrated Support Services, Financial Management Specialist supports the ISS Financial Manager in the area of budget and accounting related work.Reimbursable Accounts ReportingFinancial MonitoringBudget PreparationBudget AnalysisMonitor and Track reconcile...
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 24, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Head, Scholarly Services Section - Detail/Temporary Promotion (General & International Collections Directorate, Asian Division) 120-Day Opportunity The Asian Division (AD) is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-13 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-14 level, OR a qualified individual at the GS-14 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time 120-day detail as Head of the Scholarly Services Section.Responsibilities The Head of the Scholarly Services Section is responsible for the daily...
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 24, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR002028) This position is located in the General Collections Conservation Section, Conservation Division, Preservation Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services.This position serves as a Library Technician and reports to the supervisor of the General Collections Conservation Section in the Conservation Division (CD). The CD is located in the Preservation Directorate (PRES), in Discovery and Preservation Services, within the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the...
    • Opening Date: August 10, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 24, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian, Head Reader Services (Vacancy#:VAR001938) The Head, Reader Services Section and Performing Arts Reading Room is under the general direction of the Chief and Assistant Chief, who review and approve technical procedures, personnel recommendations, and work programs proposed. In other respects, the incumbent enjoys a high degree of independence in the direction of reader services in the Division. Participates in discussions, meetings and conferences with the Chief and Assistant...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 24, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Budget Analyst (120-Day Temporary Promotion or Detail Opportunity) Integrated Support Services is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-11/12 level to serve on a 120 days detail or temporary promotion. This individual will perform the role of a Budget Analyst, GS-0560-12. Integrated Support Services, Budget Analyst supports the ISS Financial Manager in the area of budget related work including highly sensitive and confidential information.Planning and ReportingPurchase Card Operations and...
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0561
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (Sr. Cloud Architect)(Vacancy#:VAR001978) The incumbent provides expert advice, technical recommendations and technical support of a wide range of matters related to the overall fulfillment of the mission and goals of OCIO and the Library of Congress with respected the integration and deployment of systems, applications and services within a hybrid hosting environment focusing on cloud technologies. The incumbent both independently prepares and provides oversight in the preparation...
    • Opening Date: July 29, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002017) This position is located in the Health Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The Program Specialist is assigned to the Health Services Division of Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate and works under the general supervision of the Supervisory Clinic Manager. The Program Specialist provides advice, professional and technical assistance and staff support to the division programs in a wide range of issues...
    • Opening Date: August 5, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Head, Legislative Analysis and Services Section (Vacancy#:VAR002040) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Office of Legislative Information Services (LIS) seeks a legislative specialist to serve as Head of its Legislative Analysis and Services Section (LASS). The candidate selected will lead the Section in providing the legislative information and analysis that serves the research needs of the United States Congress.The Office of Legislative Information Services is the organization within CRS and the Library...
    • Opening Date: August 8, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 29, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Visitor Operations and Volunteer Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002022) The incumbent supervises visitor operations to leverage available resources and services and ensure effective public operations throughout the Library campus, including building entry areas, information desks and other public spaces; collects and analyzes visitor data; and, makes recommendations for new services, programs and products for visitor experiences and engagement. He/she oversees front-line staff and volunteers and implements a variety of services and programs to...
    • Opening Date: July 28, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 29, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1001
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Administrative Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002015) This position is located in the Talent Recruitment & Outreach Division, Human Capital Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent serves as a liaison within the TRO immediate office, the Human Capital Directorate (HCD) and other agency offices.
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 31, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Budget Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR002026) Under the guidance of senior analysts and the Budget Officer in the execution, formulation, justification and presentation of the Library of Congress budget. Works with and assists other budget team members in the oversite of the execution of the budget and with the formulation and preparation of written budget justifications and supplemental requests for submission to agency leadership. Reads and discusses with other team...
    • Opening Date: August 2, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 31, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0560
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR001996) This position is located in the South American Section, African, Latin American, and Western European Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate, Discovery And Preservation Services.This is a hybrid position that combines the major technician duties for the function of acquisitions, cataloging, and serials control.
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 31, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Paralegal Specialist (3 positions) THIS IS AN OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT. There may be multiple cut-off dates with the first being April 29, 2022. Additional cut off dates may be established as needed. This announcement will close once all vacancies have been filled or when the announcement reaches the end of the open period. The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks paralegal specialists for three full-time,...
    • Opening Date: April 25, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 31, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-11 ($74,950 - $97,430)
    • Series: 0950
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Analyst in Health Care Financing (Vacancy#:VAR002012) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Domestic Social Policy Division (DSP) seeks an Analyst in Health Care Financing for its Health Insurance and Financing (HIF) Section, a unit that covers Medicare, Medicaid, the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and private health insurance.
    • Opening Date: July 13, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 2, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Interior Designer (Vacancy#:VAR001977) This position is located in the Space Utilization Planning and Design Section, Facility Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.This position serves as the Design Supervisor for Space Utilization Planning & Design (SUPD), Facility Services Division, Integrated Services Support Directorate, Library of Congress (LC). The incumbent works under the general supervision of the SUPD Manager. SUPD has overall responsibility for all tenant...
    • Opening Date: July 14, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 2, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1008
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Archives Technician (Vacancy#: VAR002014) The position is located in the Acquisitions and Processing Section of the Music Division, Special Collections Directorate of Library Services.Performs a broad range of archival work in a major body of records that include personal papers and organizational records in need of sorting and arrangement. Participates in preliminary review and handling of newly acquired papers or assigned collections. Removes duplicate and extraneous material as...
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 6, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1421
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Motor Vehicle Operator (Vacancy#: VAR002005) This position is located in the Transportation Services Unit, Logistics Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The incumbent works under the general supervision of the supervisor of the Transportation Unit. Incumbent frequently receives requests for passenger transportation directly from staff of the Librarian's Office and other members of the Library's Management Team.
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 6, 2022
    • Grade Level: WG-07
    • Series: 5703
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Data Scientist (Vacancy#:VAR002007) This position is located in the Financial Management Directorate, Library Collections and Services Group.This position is located in the Financial Management Directorate (FMD) in the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) and reports to the Director, FMD. The incumbent provides high-level technical expertise to accomplish analysis of data, development of methodological approaches, study design, and advanced written, verbal, and visual communications of study/analysis output.
    • Opening Date: August 8, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 8, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1560
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Emergency Management Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002004) This position is located in the Emergency Preparedness Division, Security and Emergency Preparedness Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The position description number for this position is 013160.The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.The incumbent of this position will work a flexitime work schedule.This is a non-supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.
    • Opening Date: August 12, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 12, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0089
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Chief Program Administrator This position is located in the Center for Learning, Literacy and Engagement (CLLE), Office of the Librarian. CLLE brings the Library’s collections to life and deepens impact through educational and cultural programming, visitor engagement, and partnerships transforming visitors into regular users of the Library. CLLE is directly responsible for the following offices: Literary Initiatives, Professional Learning and Outreach Initiatives, Library Events, Signature Programs, and...
    • Opening Date: August 17, 2022
    • Closing Date: September 19, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Procurement Technician (Vacancy#:VAR001684) THIS IS AN OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT. The position is located in the Office of Contracts and Grants Management (OCGM) within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at the Library of Congress. The incumbent directly reports to the Supervisory Contract Officer and works under the guidance of the Office Automation Assistant in handling a variety of issues, gathering sufficient information from contractors and...
    • Opening Date: September 24, 2021
    • Closing Date: September 23, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 1106
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR001685) 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: October 4, 2021
    • Closing Date: October 3, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-7/9/11
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR001686) The incumbent serves as a contract specialist for the Library of Congress programs. This position will be utilized throughout the Office of the Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent prepares contracts and agreements for award and administers a wide range of contract actions for the various library service units.The Library applies sound and innovative business strategies and techniques to provide timely, effective, and seamless acquisition...
    • Opening Date: October 19, 2021
    • Closing Date: October 18, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Const. Law, Admin. Law, or Courts and Civil Procedure) (Vacancy#:VAR001724) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is currently seeking several Legislative Attorneys for its American Law Division (ALD). The Legislative Attorneys will analyze legal questions that emerge from the work of Congress related to constitutional law, administrative law, or courts and civil procedure in particular and American public law in general. This is a non-litigating position emphasizing legal research, analysis, and writing in a public...
    • Opening Date: October 19, 2021
    • Closing Date: October 18, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001753) 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.The incumbent serves as a contract specialist for the Library of Congress programs. This position will be...
    • Opening Date: November 5, 2021
    • Closing Date: November 4, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR001863) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Legislative Information Services (LIS) is seeking three legislative analysts to join its Legislative Analysis and Services Section (LASS). These legislative analysts will contribute to the Office of Legislative Information Services’ mandate to produce legislative information for the United States Congress.This is an OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT to fill current and future vacancies as needed. Applications will be accepted...
    • Opening Date: April 6, 2022
    • Closing Date: November 8, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#: LCNC0005) This position serves as a Supervisory Contract Specialist within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. This position will be utilized throughout the service unit. The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor for a diverse contracts staff, and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts for the Library of Congress. The...
    • Opening Date: November 17, 2021
    • Closing Date: November 16, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#: LCNC0006) This position serves as a Supervisory Contract Specialist within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. This position will be utilized throughout the service unit. The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor for a diverse contracts staff, and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts for the Library of Congress. The...
    • Opening Date: March 11, 2022
    • Closing Date: November 16, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001754) This position serves as a Supervisory Contract Specialist within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. This position will be utilized throughout the service unit. The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor for a diverse contracts staff, and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts for the Library of Congress. The...
    • Opening Date: November 29, 2021
    • Closing Date: November 28, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    SPP- Register 2022, 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 3, 2022
    • Closing Date: December 30, 2022
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Lead Contract Specialist [Non-Competitive] (Vacancy#: LCNC0007) THIS IS AN OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTING. APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AND REVIEWED ON A ROLLING BASIS.Applications are retrieved and reviewed weekly through the closing date of this announcement or until all positions are filled.The incumbent serves as a contract specialist for the Library of Congress programs. This position is located in the Library of Congress Contracts Section, Office of Contracts and Grants Management. The...
    • Opening Date: March 11, 2022
    • Closing Date: March 10, 2023
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Work Study Student Program 2022/2023 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: August 4, 2022
    • Closing Date: April 28, 2023
    • Grade Level: GS-01
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Fire Protection Engineer (Vacancy#:VAR001998) The Fire Protection Engineer serves as the technical expert for the Library of Congress on fire protection and life safety related issues in the Safety Services Division, Integrated Support Services in the Office of the Chief Operating Officer (OCOO). The Incumbent is directly involved in planning, directing, and coordinating the fire protection engineering issues in new construction, building alteration, lease acquisitions and existing facilities.The...
    • Opening Date: August 5, 2022
    • Closing Date: August 4, 2023
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0804