Current Openings

  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Government Organization and Management (Vacancy #: VAR000809) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division seeks an Analyst in Government Organization and Management to join its Executive Branch Operations Section to focus on government oversight and separation of powers. Applicants should have a strong understanding of policy and legal principles related to congressional oversight mechanisms (e.g., investigations, hearings, and access to agency information), executive authority, and presidential emergency powers.
    • Opening Date: February 27, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 27, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Trade Law) (Vacancy #: VAR000788) 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 trade 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.
    • Opening Date: February 27, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 27, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Analyst (Technical Information Specialist) (Vacancy #: VAR000786) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) is seeking a Legislative Analyst to join its Legislative Analysis and Information Section (LAIS). The Legislative Analyst contributes to the Office of Congressional Information and Publishing’s mandate to produce legislative information for the United States Congress.
    • Opening Date: February 12, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 27, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Medicaid Policy (Vacancy #: VAR000794) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks an Analyst in Medicaid Policy to join its Domestic Social Policy Division (DSP).CRS works exclusively for the United States Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a legislative branch agency within the Library of Congress, CRS has been a valued and respected resource on...
    • Opening Date: February 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Communications Law) (Vacancy #: VAR000787) 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 communications 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(Input information for appropriate position).
    • Opening Date: February 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst on Congress and the Legislative Process (Vacancy #: VAR000798) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division seeks an Analyst on Congress and the Legislative Process to join its Legislative and Budget Process Section. The position will focus on in-depth research and analysis of congressional rules, practices, and precedents, particularly those related to the consideration of legislation on the floor of the House and Senate, as well as organization and procedure of...
    • Opening Date: February 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 29, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Archives Technician (Vacancy #: VAR000754) This position is located in the Preparation Section of the Manuscript Division of the Collections and Services Directorate of Library Services. As part of one of the largest manuscript repositories in the United States and in the world, the Preparation Section is key to the Manuscript Division's mission of preparing for reader use material that encompasses the breadth and chronology of American history, including...
    • Opening Date: March 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1421
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Data Librarian (Vacancy#VAR000806) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Data Librarian for its Knowledge Services Group (KSG). The selectee will identify, acquire and curate data sets, manage data collections and facilitate the discovery of data sets used by CRS analysts, attorneys and information professionals. The selectee will also participate in the development of data repositories and work with stakeholders to identify and evaluate systems, tools and...
    • Opening Date: March 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Legislative Attorney (Intellectual Property Law)(Vacancy#VAR000808) 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 intellectual property 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. The Legislative Attorney prepares objective, non-partisan analytical studies...
    • Opening Date: March 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Music Reader Services Librarian) (Vacancy #: VAR000774) This position is in the Music Section of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) at Taylor Street. The Music Section is part of the Network Division at NLS, which is part of the Library Collections and Services Group, Office of the Librarian, The Library of Congress.
    • Opening Date: March 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Director, Library Enterprises (Vacancy #: VAR000839) Who May Apply: AGENCY EMPLOYEES - CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY IS LIMITED TO THE STAFF OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND INDEFINITE NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) EMPLOYEES ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY. (EMPLOYEES MUST MAINTAIN THEIR ELIGIBILITY AT THE TIME OF SELECTION.)The incumbent acts with final authority in specified areas as delegated by the Chief Operating Officer (COO) and works under the general direction...
    • Opening Date: March 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Management and Program Analyst (Vacancy #: VAR000832) This position is located in the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Business Analysis Team, Library Services, and reports to the Supervisory Management Analyst. The incumbent’s primary duties are to analyze processes and programs, identify areas in which technology can improve processes, and produce automated workflows and other technological solutions based on this analysis. In performing these duties, the incumbent provides program and business...
    • Opening Date: March 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0343
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Digital Conversion Technician (Vacancy #: VAR000762) This position is located in the Digital Conversion Team, Digitization Services Section, Digital Collection Management and Services Division in the Office of the Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent provides assistance to Digital Conversion Team Staff and others on projects to present digitally reformatted Library and partner collections via the Library's website.PLEASE NOTE: This is one of two concurrent announcements. There is also an announcement...
    • Opening Date: March 21, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Medical Emergency Coordinator (Vacancy #: VAR000804) Working closely with the Chief Medical Officer coordinates and administers the various elements of the Library's medical emergency preparedness as well as clinical services and response as needed. Ensures that the Library's first responders are properly educated, trained, and equipped to save lives and limit casualties in times of emergency. Improves the Library's state of preparedness by assisting with daily clinical services, responding to...
    • Opening Date: February 21, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 8, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Senior Legislative Analyst (Vacancy# VAR000810) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) is seeking a Senior Legislative Analyst to join its Legislative Analysis and Information Section (LAIS). The Senior Legislative Analyst contributes to the Office of Congressional Information and Publishing’s mandate to produce legislative information for the United States Congress.
    • Opening Date: March 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 9, 2019
    • Grade Level: 14
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Deputy Law Librarian for Collections (Vacancy #: VAR000820) The Deputy Librarian is responsible for the acquisition, organization and preservation of the Law Library's collection, ensuring the quality of the collection and rapid and effective access to it. The incumbent oversees the planning, development, management and usability of digital legal and legislative information resources hosted on site from the Law Library's physical materials and from remotely-hosted digital materials collaboratively developed with Law Library...
    • Opening Date: March 11, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 11, 2019
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Collections Specialist) (vacancy #: VAR000760) The Collection Development Specialist, working under general administrative direction of the Chief, Law Library Collection Services Division, provides leadership, planning, and direction related to growth and development of the Law Library collections, which encompass holdings in all formats and in all languages. The incumbent must demonstrate the ability to analyze collection coverage and needs from a variety of perspectives, taking into consideration the long-term...
    • Opening Date: March 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 24, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410