Current Openings

  • 120 days ( library employees only )
    Hybrid Acquisitions and Cataloging Librarian (Detail) The Asian and Middle Eastern Division China Section is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-09 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day detail. The individual will serve as a hybrid acquisition and cataloging librarian in the ASME Division, China Section.Reporting to the ASME Division China Section Head, this position is responsible for analog and digital acquisitions and copy cataloging. The...
    • Opening Date: February 14, 2024
    • Closing Date: February 28, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Special Assistant to the Chief (Vacancy#:VAR002686) The position serves as a Special Assistant in the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC) in Culpeper County, VA, as part of the Researcher and Collections Services (RCS) within Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (LC) and reports directly to the Chief, in support of the division mission and programs. The incumbent provides critical administrative and program support to the...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2024
    • Closing Date: February 29, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • nte- 10 weeks ( u.s. citizens only )
    2024 AFC Folklife Internship The Folklife Internship provides experiences in archival practice, cultural heritage research, and programming, while building participants’ knowledge about ethnographic materials. AFC staff supervise work on projects aligned with the successful applicant’s qualifications and interests. US citizens currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate school are invited to apply for consideration, as are community scholars or other individuals with experience working in the heritage sector.
    • Opening Date: January 31, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-03
    • Series: 0303
  • 120 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Agricultural Policy (Vacancy#:GR-RSI24-08) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division is accepting applications under its 2024 Graduate Recruit Program for an Analyst in Agricultural Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on agricultural policy. This position will be filled at the GS-11 level . Applicants selected for this position may be considered for other similar CRS Graduate Recruit Positions
    • Opening Date: January 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • 120 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Industrial Organization and Business (Vacancy#:GR-RSI24-06) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division is accepting applications under its 2024 Graduate Recruit Program for an Analyst in Industrial Organization and Business. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on domestic manufacturing policy. This position will be filled at the GS-11 level . Applicants selected for this position may be considered for other similar CRS Graduate Recruit...
    • Opening Date: January 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • 120 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Telecommunication Policy (Vacancy#:GR-RSI24-07) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division is accepting applications under its 2024 Graduate Recruit Program for an Analyst in Telecommunication Policy. This position will be filled at the GS-11 level. Applicants selected for this position may be considered for other similar CRS Graduate Recruit Positions.
    • Opening Date: January 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR002645) This position is located in the Moving Image Research Center, National Audio-Visual Conservation Center, Researcher And Collections Services.The position description number for this position is 449531.This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.This position is a Flextime schedule.The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.Relocation
    • Opening Date: February 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Materials Handler (Vacancy#:VAR002707) The Materials Handler position is located in the Logistics Division, of Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Office of Support Operations, 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 and...
    • Opening Date: February 14, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2024
    • Grade Level: WG-06
    • Series: 6907
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Director, Congressional Research Service (Vacancy#:VAR002682) Under the Director’s leadership, CRS experts assist at every stage of the legislative process, approach complex topics from a variety of perspectives and examine all sides of an issue, and analyze current policies and present the impact of policy alternatives. CRS provides a range of services to Members of Congress and their staff, including reports, confidential responses, seminars, and congressional testimony, among others. Career...
    • Opening Date: February 2, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 4, 2024
    • Grade Level: EX-03
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Congressional Relations Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002711) The selectee for this position will assist Members of Congress and their office and committee staff with daily requests for analysis, research, and information and will be responsible for the first line of routine troubleshooting for congressional clients using CRS's website. The selectee will conduct in-depth reference interviews with congressional clients, enter and track client requests in CRS's client relationship management system, utilize and...
    • Opening Date: February 20, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 5, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Cost Management Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR002662) The Cost Management Analyst works in the Office of the Assistant Register and Director of Operations (ARDO), Financial Management Division (FMD), reporting to the Chief FMD. FMD is responsible for direct oversight of all financial and budgetary activities for the USCO, including budget formulation and execution, fee receipt and processing, financial reporting, financial audit coordination, budget and finance-related forecasting, activity-based costing analysis related to...
    • Opening Date: February 20, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 6, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0501
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Collection Development Officer) (Vacancy#:VAR002609) The position serves as the Collection Development Officer in the Collection Development Office (CDO), Researcher and Collection Services (RCS) within the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (LC). The position reports directly to the Associate Librarian, RCS and in this leadership role, the incumbent advances the Library’s mission by leading the planning, development, coordination, and delivery of Library-wide collection...
    • Opening Date: February 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 7, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Division Chief)(Vacancy#:VAR002654) This position is located in the African, Latin American and Western European Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services.The African, Latin American & Western European (ALAWE) Division is responsible for the acquisition and cataloging of materials from the following regions: Sub-Saharan Africa, South America, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal, Andorra, France, Malta, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Italy.The Division...
    • Opening Date: February 9, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 8, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002695) The position serves as a Program Specialist in the Law Library of Congress, Office of External Relations and directly assists in fulfilling the evolving missions of the Law Library of Congress, in promoting its services to the Congress and other constituencies, and to maintain the prestige and stature of the Law Library of Congress as the National Law Library and increasingly as a presence...
    • Opening Date: February 9, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 11, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002647) This position is located in Global Legal Research Directorate (GLRD). The incumbent serves as a Program Officer with the responsibility for project and service management, and serving as the senior staff advisor on program development and administrative and confidential matters of Directorate and Library-wide importance to the Assistant Law Librarian for Legal Research (Director). The GLRD provides research and reference assistance to a range...
    • Opening Date: February 12, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 12, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Deputy Director of Operations (Vacancy#:VAR002699) The Deputy Director of Operations is a principal advisor to the Assistant Register and Director of Operations (ARDO) on aspects of operations and planning, regarding human resources, space planning, security, Copyright acquisitions and material management. Reporting to the ARDO and working closely other senior managers, the incumbent drives the strategic planning process for the areas under the position’s oversight and assists in defining organizational...
    • Opening Date: February 27, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 12, 2024
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Moving Image Section Head (Vacancy#:VAR002646) This position is located in the Moving Image Section, National Audio-Visual Conservation Center Directorate, Researcher and Services Section located at the Culpeper Annex. The Library of Congress National Audio-Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC), nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains, is seeking an innovative and enthusiastic Moving Image Section Head who will play a key role in leading and developing the national collection...
    • Opening Date: February 27, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 12, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002392) 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: February 14, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 14, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    2024 Student Diversity and Inclusion Internship Program The Library of Congress/Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking to place students for up to ten weeks in the following paid summer internships. Students from all backgrounds who are looking to gain exposure to the work that supports congress and careers in public service are encouraged to apply.CRS is based in Washington, D.C. however some summer internships may be eligible for telework outside of...
    • Opening Date: February 6, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-05-11
    • Series: N/A
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager – Government, Finance and Taxation (Vacancy#:VAR002694) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a Section Research Manager (SRM) for the Government Finance and Taxation Section within the Government and Finance Division. The Research Manager leads the Section’s public policy research and analysis in support of congressional oversight and legislative activity related to fiscal policy, taxation, the federal budget, and small business. The section’s portfolio is centered around some of the...
    • Opening Date: February 13, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Administrative Coordinator (Vacancy#:VAR002709) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Knowledge Services Group (KSG), seeks an Administrative Coordinator to serve as the lead for its administrative procedures and processes to support the day-to-day operational needs of the division and in support of the management and staff. Candidates with demonstrated experience working with automated systems for the purpose of maintaining and tracking confidential information are encouraged to apply.The incumbent functions...
    • Opening Date: February 27, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 18, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief, Researcher Engagement and General Collections Division (Vacancy#:VAR002702) This position is located in the Researcher Engagement and General Collections, General and International Collections Directorate, Researcher and Collections Services.The position serves as the Chief, Research Engagement and General Collections (REGC) Division, General and International Collections Directorate (GICD), Researcher and Collections Services (RCS) within the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (Library). The position reports to the Director, GICD.The...
    • Opening Date: February 21, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 20, 2024
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Health Care Financing (Vacancy#:VAR002675) 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: February 7, 2024
    • Closing Date: March 25, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Work Study Student Program 2023/2024 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 15, 2023
    • Closing Date: April 26, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-01
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Fire Protection Engineer (Vacancy#: VAR002380) 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: May 19, 2023
    • Closing Date: May 18, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0804
  • 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 )
    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