Current Openings

  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (SYSANALYSIS)( Vacancy#: VAR000943) This position is located in the SCRUM & Development Operations Section, IT Design & Development Directorate, Office of the Chief Information Officer. The incumbent provides expert guidance in the design, documentation, development, modification, installation, implementation, and support of new and or existing applications software. The incumbent coordinates and facilities activities relating to the preparation of testing and implementation plans, as well as works with...
    • Opening Date: July 1, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Library Technician (Vacancy# VAR000942) The Library of Congress serves the Congress in fulfilling its duties and preserves and promotes knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. It is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library. This position is located in the Preservation Directorate of Library Services and can be used in the Collections Conservation Section of the Binding and Collections Care...
    • Opening Date: July 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    User Support Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR000841) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) is seeking a User Support Specialist to join its Publishing and Editorial Section (PUB).PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a hardware support position. The User Support Specialist will provide publication support to CRS staff in using its customized Microsoft Word- and XML-based Authoring and Publishing (A&P) system to prepare CRS products (e.g., reports and...
    • Opening Date: July 1, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • nte 3 years ( u.s. citizens only )
    Administrative Support Clerk (Vacancy# VAR000957) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division (FDT) is seeking an Administrative Support Clerk. The selectee will provide frontline client service to callers and visitors. The selectee will provide administrative and clerical support to division staff and managers, perform specialized data entry, prepare and draft a variety of written documents using standard word processing software, and maintain official administrative files...
    • Opening Date: July 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 24, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Sales Counter Attendant (Vacancy #: VAR000900) This position is located in the Retail Shop Unit of the Consumer Products & Services Section, Office of Business Enterprises. The incumbent greets and offers assistance to customers, and provides knowledgeable information to customers selecting merchandise. Operates cash register, gives change, and computes and records discounts. Adheres to all relevant controls and standards to mitigate risk in cash and inventory handling.
    • Opening Date: July 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 24, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-04
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Information Technology Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000951) The purpose of this position is to provide guidance, leadership and supervision to those who are working in projects groups. The incumbent(s) develops, implements and manages high visibility enterprise-wide projects and is responsible for the success of the project(s). In addition, he/she provides technical expertise in monitoring and evaluating contract activities covering the projects. 
    • Opening Date: July 3, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 24, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • 120-days ( library employees only )
    Budget Analyst/Non-Appropriated Team Leader The Financial Services Directorate within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS14 level for a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS15 level position of Budget Analyst/Non-Appropriated Team Leader. The position is located in the Budget Division and reports to the Budget Officer. The schedule is flex-time. The desired start date of the...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0560
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Financial Management Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000909) This position serves as a Financial Management Specialist in the Financial Services Directorate and may be assigned to work in the Accounting or Financial Reports Division. The incumbent is responsible for managing a major financial program or activity. This includes performing financial reviews, analysis, reconciliation and approvals for various types of financial data required for the financial operations of the Library of Congress. The...
    • Opening Date: July 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0501
  • 120-days ( library employees only )
    Project Manager (Temporary Promotion) The Federal Research Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS12 level to serve on a full-time, 120 day temporary promotion to the GS13 level. The Federal Research Division conducts research, analysis, and translations for the federal government and qualified contractors.ResponsibilitiesThe Project Manager will be located in the United States Copyright Office (LM 516D) as well as the Adams Building....
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Congressional Relations Specialist ( Vacancy#:VAR000970) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of the Counselor to the Director (COU) is seeking a Congressional Relations Specialist to join the Congressional Services Section. The Congressional Services Section manages CRS's intake, assignment, and tracking of requests from the United States Congress for research, information, and analysis. The selectee for this position will assist Members of Congress, and their office and committee staff, with daily...
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 29, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Reference Technician (Vacancy #: VAR000921) The Serial and Government Publications Division serves as a primary access point for a wide variety of serial collections in Western European languages, and is responsible for the development and management of its custodial collections. The incumbent serves as Reference Technician, facilitating access to the collections through direct contact with Congressional staff, library staff, researchers and the general public.
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 29, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Supervisory Attorney (Section Research Manager) ( Vacancy#:VAR000907) The Supervisory Attorney for the American Law Division (ALD) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) leads a section of ALD legislative attorneys who advise Members of Congress, congressional committees, and their staffs on legal questions of national and international significance.
    • Opening Date: May 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 29, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Administrative Officer (Vacancy# VAR000968) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks an administrative officer for its Office of Administrative Operations (OPS). This position will provide program support to the Administration and Procurement section of OPS.
    • Opening Date: July 10, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 31, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0341
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Chief, Human Capital Information Systems and Operations ( Vacancy#: VAR000956) This position is located in the Human Capital Directorate.The position description number for this position is 387302.This position has no promotion potential.The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.The incumbent of this position may work a flextime work schedule.This is a supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 31, 2019
    • Grade Level: 00
    • Series: 0201
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Librarian (Collection Specialist) ( Vacancy#: VAR000971) This position is located in the Congressional / Interlibrary Loan and Reader Registration Section, Researcher and Reference Services Division, General and International Collections, Library Services.The Researcher and Reference Services Division plan and administers general reference and research services by providing access to library collections for varied constituents, including Members of Congress and their staffs, other libraries within the United States as well as internationally...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery ( Vacancy#: VAR000954) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division (G&F) is seeking an Analyst in Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery to serve the United States Congress by providing expertise on issues pertinent to disaster recovery principles, policy, and practices. Work may include design and evaluation of options for Congress to inform the debate on effective disaster recovery strategies, policy options, and measurement.
    • Opening Date: July 2, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Supervisory Librarian (American Law Research)( Vacancy#: VAR000902) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) American Law Division is seeking a Supervisory Librarian to lead and to join its librarian team. The Supervisory Librarian will supervise and lead a diverse group of staff performing legal research and writing work at various levels. The incumbent serves under the administrative supervision of the Assistant Director and works highly independently, exercising considerable judgement and carries out duties...
    • Opening Date: May 31, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Event Coordinator ( Vacancy#: VAR000930) The Special Events Coordinator directs and administers the development and management of special events in the Library of Congress. The event coordinator is responsible for planning, managing, and coordinating official functions, including, but not limited to, ceremonies, exhibition openings, seminars, conferences, performances, receptions, breakfasts, lunches and dinners.
    • Opening Date: July 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 8, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Interior Designer ( Vacancy#: VAR000950) This position serves as a Junior Interior Designer for Space Utilization Planning and Design (SUPD) Division, Integrated Service Support Directorate, Library of Congress (LC).  Advises on all spaces involved in new construction projects from construction drawings. Performs surveys of LC buildings to maintain current overall awareness of facilities and general environmental conditions. Reviews summary results with supervisor for next actions. Influences new construction during...
    • Opening Date: July 12, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 12, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1008
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Paralegal ( Vacancy#: VAR000960) 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 Paralegal Specialist works in the Office of General Counsel of the Copyright Office, and performs legal research and analysis; collects, analyzes, and prepares documents for disclosure in response to litigation or FOIA requests; drafts...
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 12, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0950
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Law) (Vacancy #: VAR000965) 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 Public Services Division, Global Legal Research Directorate,...
    • Opening Date: July 11, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 12, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1410
  • 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