Current Openings

  • 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 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • 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 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0110
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Foreign Assistance and Foreign Policy (Vacancy# VAR000502) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division (FDT) seeks an Analyst in Foreign Assistance and Foreign Policy to join its Foreign Policy Management and Global Issues Section.Applicants should have experience conducting sophisticated analysis of foreign policy and international development, knowledge of the U.S. legislative branch and its operations, and the ability to work as part of a collaborative team. The...
    • Opening Date: June 21, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Telecommunications Mechanic (Cable Technician) - (Vacancy #: VAR000472) The incumbent of this position will serve as a cable technician providing cabling infrastructure support for data and voice requirements across the Library of Congress and remote sites.
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: WG-10
    • Series: 2502
  • 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
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Specialist in Legislative Information Systems Management Notice of Flexible Detail Opportunity/Temporary Promotion Service Unit/Division/Office: Congressional Research Service (CRS), Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) Position: Specialist in Legislative Information Systems Management (GS-1410-14) Duration: The position is open to Library employees currently serving in a permanent or indefinite position. Depending on the qualifications of the applicant(s) selected, this may be a temporary promotion, NTE 120 days or a detail with...
    • Opening Date: July 11, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • 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
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Librarian, Acting Section Head, Knowledge and Technical Services Section Position: Supervisory Librarian, Acting Section Head, Knowledge and Technical Services SectionSeries: 1410 Grade: GS -15Duration: Depending on the qualifications of the applicant(s) selected, this may be a temporary promotion, NTE 120 days or a detail with the possibility of an extension(s), not to exceed 1 year.Tour of Duty: Full-time Eligible for: FlextimeDuties: The Knowledge Services Group of the Congressional Research Service is offering to...
    • Opening Date: July 16, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 25, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • nte 5 years ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Military Capabilities and Programs - (VAR#: VAR000514) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks an Analyst in Military Capabilities and Programs to join its Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division (FDT). Analyst duties include conducting research and preparing objective, non-partisan analytical studies and descriptive background reports on issues of national significance; providing personal consultation and assistance to congressional committees, Members and staff on public policy issues throughout the legislative process; and participating...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 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
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Chief Learning Officer (CLO) Human Resources Services is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-14 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-15 level OR a qualified individual at the GS-15 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time 120-day detail as the Chief Learning Officer (CLO) and work under the general supervision of the Director, HR Programs, who establishes and/or...
    • Opening Date: July 13, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: 15
    • Series: 0201
  • 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
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Facility Engineer (Electronics Engineer) Facility Engineer (Electronics Engineer) Opening Date: July 9, 2018Closing Date: July 31, 2018LC Organization Unit: Library ServicesLC Organization Unit - Specific Office: MBRS Division, Packard Campus, Culpeper, VAGrade: GS-12Series: 0855Availability: Open to AllDuration: 180 DaysMotion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division (MBRS), National Audio Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC), Library Services at the Library of Congress, in Culpeper, VA, is offering an opportunity for a...
    • Opening Date: July 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 31, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0855
  • 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
  • nte 5 years ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst on the Appropriation Process (Vacancy# VAR000509) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division is seeking an Analyst on the Appropriations Process to focus on congressional rules, practices, and precedents related to the consideration of appropriations legislation on the floor of the House and Senate, as well as organization and procedure of congressional committees and the role of congressional leadership in the appropriations process.The ideal candidate will have knowledge...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • 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
  • temporary ( open to all )
    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: January 12, 2017
    • Closing Date: December 28, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411