Current Openings

  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    Executive Assistant ( Vacancy: VAR000990) The Executive Assistant performs administrative management functions and assists directors, managers, and supervisors in Library Services in planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the utilization of human resources to maximize achievement of the goals and objectives of Library Services.Gathers information, identifies and analyzes issues, and develops recommendations to resolve complex organizational problems or develop and implement organizational policies and procedures across major agency organizations, such...
    • Opening Date: September 3, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 17, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Management and Planning Officer COPYRIGHT OFFICEOFFICE OF THE CHIEF OF OPERATIONS (OPS)Detail/Temporary Promotion Opportunity: Management and Planning Officer An applicant(s) will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 120-270 day assignment in the Office of the Chief of Operations (OPS) in the position of Program Specialist/Management and Planning Officer, GS 13. Depending on applicant qualifications, this may be either a temporary promotion or a detail with no change...
    • Opening Date: September 6, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 18, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Secretary  An applicant will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 120 day assignment in the Office of The Chief of Operations (OPS) supporting the Operations function and the Office of the Register as the Secretary, GS 7/8. This is a confidential position that reports to the Chief of Operations. Depending on applicant qualifications, this may be either a temporary promotion or a detail...
    • Opening Date: September 12, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 18, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07/08
    • Series: 0318
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Analyst (Vacancy# VAR000985) 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: August 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 19, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Program Support Assistant Library Collections and Services GroupThe Kluge CenterThe Kluge Center is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-5 level to serve on a full-time, 120 days reimbursable detail. This individual will perform various administrative duties supporting the Kluge Center’s staff and scholars. The Kluge Center is the hub of scholarly work at the Library in the humanities and social sciences. Kluge hosts...
    • Opening Date: September 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 19, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Administrative Law) (Vacancy# VAR000988) 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 administrative 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: August 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Clerk (Preservation Technician) (Vacancy# VAR000983) This position is located in the Book Conservation Section, Conservation Division, Preservation Directorate, Library Services. This position is located in the Preservation Directorate of Library Services and can be used in Collections Conservation Section of the Binding and Collections Care Division and in any section of the Conservation Division. To assure long-term access to collections, the Library regularly labels, binds, repairs and provides custom...
    • Opening Date: August 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Program Specialist (Internship and Fellowship Program) This position will serve as the Interim Program Coordinator for the HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) and perform other duties as assigned. This position is located in the Internships & Fellowships Program (IFP), Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress and reports to the Chief, IFP. The incumbent provides program leadership and support on routine and nmatters. The incumbent plans,...
    • Opening Date: September 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief of Logistics ( Vacancy#: VAR000986) The Chief of Logistics Services serves as the manager responsible for the Logistics Services operations in the Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Office of Support Operations (OSO) Library of Congress (LC).This is a supervisory, non-bargaining unit position. The position description number for this position is 208652.The incumbent serves under the general supervision of the ISS Chief of Operations for scope of assignments, technical advice...
    • Opening Date: August 22, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 23, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0346
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Program Specialist (Deputy Director, Copyright Modernization Office) (Vacancy# VAR000991) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Copyright Modernization Office is responsible for identifying current and future processes, systems, and infrastructure required by the Copyright Office. The Deputy Director has responsibility, as well as delegated authority, for the oversight and administration of broad, emerging, and/or...
    • Opening Date: September 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 24, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Logistics Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000987) The Logistics Specialist provides administrative staff support, advisory services, and professional and technical assistance to the Head of the Logistics Section in the Integrated Support Services Directorate, on matters relating to receiving, distribution and supply and loading dock operations for the Madison Building. As assigned, including deliveries of supplies, furniture and equipment, publications, and other materials utilized by the Library.
    • Opening Date: August 29, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 2001
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Specialist (Vacancy# VAR001002) 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)
    • Opening Date: August 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 30, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Business Law) (Vacancy#: VAR001007) 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 business 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 and...
    • Opening Date: September 3, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Criminal Law) (Vacancy#:VAR001006) 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 criminal 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: September 3, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Materials Handler Leader (Vacancy #: VAR000997) The Warehouse Materials Handler Team Leader position is located in the Office of Support Operations, Integrated Support Services, (ISS) Logistics Services Division (LOG), Receiving & Warehousing Team. Responsibilities include warehouse duties, assigning work to team members, assisting with personnel and equipment operations, and monitoring progress as necessary to ensure work completion.
    • Opening Date: September 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: WL-07
    • Series: 6907
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Accountant (Vacancy#: VAR000979) The incumbent serves as an Accountant in the Accounting Operations Office or Financial Reports Office, and performs a variety of accounting duties related to the daily operations of the central financial management system of the Library of Congress.
    • Opening Date: September 4, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0510
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Data Services Librarian ( VAR001004) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Data Services Librarian for its Knowledge Services Group (KSG). The selectee will develop data-related services for CRS analysts, attorneys and information professionals. The selectee will advance efforts in data management, acquire and curate data sets, manage data collections and facilitate the discovery of data sets.
    • Opening Date: September 6, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist ( Vacancy#:VAR0001003) The position is located in the Office of the Chief Information Officer within the IT Security Division. The incumbent employs expert knowledge of IT security issues, solutions, practices, concepts, trends, and capabilities relating to securing information, networks, and systems. The incumbent carries out a wide range of complex assignments to further the goals and objectives of the Library and works under the supervision of...
    • Opening Date: September 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Manuscript-Historian) ( Vacancy#: VAR000998) The Manuscript Specialist (Historian) has primary curatorial and acquisition responsibilities for the collections of the Manuscript Division, one of the foremost special collections repositories of the world. The division collects and preserves personal papers of prominent individuals and the records of political, social, and professional organizations as well as rare Americana, and makes these materials available to researchers. The specialist applies expertise in designated...
    • Opening Date: September 4, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Trade Law) (Vacancy# VAR001008) 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: September 6, 2019
    • Closing Date: October 7, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • temporary ( open to all )
    SPP-Register 2019 - Selective Placement Program (Noncompetitive Appointments for Applicants with Disabilities) - SPP Register 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: December 31, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist ( Vacancy# VAR000861) WHO MAY APPLY: 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.This position is located in the Contracts Division, Contracts and Grants Management, Office of...
    • Opening Date: April 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 20, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000865) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.This position is located in the Contracts Section, Office...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 12, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR000911) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled. The first cutoff for receipt of applications under...
    • Opening Date: May 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 27, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • nte 5 years ( open to all )
    IT Specialist (SYSANALYSIS) (Vacancy#: VAR000919) Responsible for the daily monitoring, operation, and maintenance for a select group of NLS Information technology systems. Takes proactive steps to ensure the continued reliable and secure operation of these systems. Performs typical administration tasks such as maintenance, Installation, or upgrades. These typically involve determination of installation/upgrade schedule, examination of release notes, configuration, scripting, programming and the physical handling of computer hardware.Anyone may apply...
    • Opening Date: June 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: June 18, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000953) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled. The first cutoff for receipt of applications under...
    • Opening Date: July 18, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102