Current Openings

  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Science and Technology Policy (Vacancy# VAR000513) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) is seeking an Analyst in Science and Technology Policy to join its Science and Technology Policy Section. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberation on science and technology policy, with an emphasis on critical infrastructure policy. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the history, trends, and current status of critical...
    • Opening Date: June 29, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Accounting Technician (VAR000485) 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 United States Copyright Office, located within the Library of Congress and under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers the Copyright Law, advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters;...
    • Opening Date: June 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0525
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Program Analyst (Vacancy# VAR000489) This position is located in the Copyright Modernization Office, U.S. Copyright Office. The incumbent assists with the overall for the continual research, planning and management of work activities and processes performed by employees and contractors in support of the various Copyright Office programs and projects.
    • Opening Date: June 29, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11/12
    • Series: 0343
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Public Affairs Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000500) 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 United States Copyright Office, located within the Library of Congress and under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers the Copyright Law; advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters; provides...
    • Opening Date: July 10, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 24, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1035
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Defense and Intelligence Personnel Policy (Vacancy# VAR000492) The candidate should be familiar with relevant regulations, including, but not limited to, ODNI and DOD directives, Executive Orders, and applicable statutory authorities (e.g., Titles 10, 50, 32, 37 and 5), defense and intelligence organizational culture, relevant data sources, and current literature related to analysis of public policy issues in the defense and intelligence personnel policy realm. The ideal candidate will have formal training...
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Foreign Law Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000490) The incumbent serves as a Supervisory Foreign Law Specialist responsible to the Law Library Global Legal Research Directorate for the management, direction, execution, and business continuity of quality, timely, and responsive legal research, report writing, reference, and collection development programs of a Legal Research Division. Responsible for the management, leadership, and mentoring of division staff, to include identifying and creating professional development opportunities and...
    • Opening Date: July 12, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0095
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Financial Economics (Vacancy# VAR000510) The vacancy replaces vacancy announcement number VAR000498. Those candidates who applied under vacancy VAR000498 will not be considered and must reapply. The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division is seeking an Analyst in Financial Economics to serve the United States Congress by providing expertise on policy issues related to U.S. financial institutions and markets, including housing finance, consumer finance, and securities markets....
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0110
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Copyright Specialist (Documents) (Vacancy# VAR000419) 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 United States Copyright Office, located within the Library of Congress and under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers the Copyright Law; advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters;...
    • Opening Date: July 2, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-07/09
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Quality Assurance Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000332) The position serves as a Senior Data Operator which is located in the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC), Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division (MBRS), Collections and Services Directorate, Library Services. The position reports directly to the Assistant Chief who sets the overall objectives and, in consultation with the employee, determines timeframes and possible shifts in staff or other resources required. The incumbent...
    • Opening Date: July 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1910
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Auditor - (Vacancy #: VAR000512) The office is responsible for conducting and supervising audits and investigations relating to programs and operations of the Library; providing leadership and coordination and recommending policies for activities designed to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of, and to prevent and detect fraud and abuse in, such programs and operations; and providing a means for keeping the Library and the Congress fully...
    • Opening Date: July 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0511
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Digital Assets Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000483) The position serves as the Digital Assets Specialist in the American Folklife Center (AFC) within Library Services and reports directly to the VHP Collections Head. The purpose of this position is to oversee the administration of VHP’s digital asset management program, including developing and managing born-digital and reformatted collection processing workflows. The digital assets manager provides increasing leadership and coordination for a range of...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 31, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1001
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Senior Library Information Systems Specialist) (Vacancy#VAR000497) This position serves as a Senior Library Information Systems Specialist and is located in the Policy and Standards Division and reports to the Chief, Policy Standards Division. The Senior Library Information Systems Specialist leads the Library’s efforts to disseminate library documentation digitally, which is critical to the Library’s role as a leader in library standards development. Plans, researches and develops projects based on requirements...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 31, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Agricultural Policy (Vacancy# VAR000480) The Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking an Analyst in Agricultural Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on agricultural policy with a focus on domestic agricultural programs, policies, and markets. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the economics, history, trends, and current status of agricultural policy with an emphasis on disaster...
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Energy Policy (Vacancy# VAR000496) The Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking an Analyst in Energy Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on energy policy with a focus on energy economics and markets. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the history, trends, and current status of energy policy and economics and interrelationships with other key subject...
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Outreach and Education Manager (Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist) (VAR000491) 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 United States Copyright Office, located within the Library of Congress and under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers the Copyright Law; advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters; provides...
    • Opening Date: July 18, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1035
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Multimedia Production Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000451) This position is located in the Multimedia Group (MMG), Office of Communication and External Relations (OCER) at the Library of Congress. The Multimedia Group has responsibility for digital creation and reformatting support to the Library’s service units. Specific services of the Multimedia Group include: the operation of professional audio and video recording equipment; digital format conversion; video capture, digitization and editing; and presentation integration....
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 3, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1001
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Legislative Attorney (Health Law) - (Vacancy #: VAR000517) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks a Legislative Attorney to analyze legal questions that emerge from the work of Congress related to health law in particular and American public law generally. This is a non-litigating position emphasizing qualifications and interest in legal research and writing in a public service legislative context. Candidates with research experience in and broad general knowledge...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 6, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Nurse Consultant - (Vacancy #: VAR000367) The Supervisory Nurse Consultant (Senior Clinical Manager) works under the direct supervision of the Library’s Physician, the Chief, of the Health Services Office (HSO). Incumbent receives broad policy guidance from the Chief, HSO and in turn provides timely updates on matters of importance to the Chief, HSO. Performs a variety of complex duties to review and analyze medical data, executes complex patient management duties...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 6, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0610
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Librarian (Science & Technology) (Vacancy# VAR000516) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), seeks a Research Librarian to join its Resources, Science, and Industry Division, which supports the work of Congress in issue areas including earth sciences, natural resources, environmental policy, energy and minerals, agriculture and food, science, technology, transportation, and industry. The Research Librarian will provide reference and research services to CRS policy analysts and congressional clients, focusing primarily on science...
    • Opening Date: July 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 9, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Librarian (Vacancy# VAR000495) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application at any time before the announcement closes. Applicants will be referred to the selecting official after each cutoff date specified in the announcement. This announcement is scheduled to close on the specified date in the announcement; however, the announcement may close earlier than the last specified cutoff date at the...
    • Opening Date: June 20, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 1410