Current Openings

  • permanent ( open to all )
    Procurement Analyst - (Vacancy# VAR000272) The incumbent serves as the Senior Procurement Analyst in the Administrative Services Office (ASO), Library Services (LS). The incumbent is responsible for the preparation and maintenance of the service unit acquisition plan and scheduling of acquisition planning meetings. The Senior Procurement Analyst is responsible for coordinating the activities that support acquisition planning, procedural review and supporting contract documentation and serves as an expert on...
    • Opening Date: December 14, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 16, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Librarian (Domestic Social Policy) - Vacancy# VAR000284 The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Research Librarian for the Research & Library Services Section of the Domestic Social Policy Division. The section broadly supports the work of Congress in issue areas including health care, education, labor, immigration, housing, income security, veterans benefits, child welfare and nutrition assistance. This Research Librarian position will provide research and library services to CRS policy analysts and...
    • Opening Date: December 15, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 16, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Motion Picture Laboratory Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000215) The National Audio-Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC) of the Library of Congress is responsible for the acquisition, processing, preservation, duplication, and reference services for the audio and motion picture collections of the Library. These collections consist of film, magnetic tape (audio and video), digital file, disc, wire, and cylinder recordings and associated catalogs, indices, scripts, contracts, agreements, and logs pertaining to the collections. The NAVCC...
    • Opening Date: December 22, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 16, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1001
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Archivist - (Vacancy #: VAR000295) The incumbent is responsible for the organization and description of archival visual materials collections, which typically contain a wide range of unique and often unpublished materials, often numbering thousands of items, including photographs, prints, posters, drawings, and architectural records. The work requires orderly administration of the complexities of archival functions, including the use of computer technology and digital curation in relation to those duties....
    • Opening Date: December 26, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 17, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1420
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Telecommunications Mechanic (Cable Technician) Vacancy# VAR000256 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: January 3, 2018
    • Closing Date: January 17, 2018
    • Grade Level: WG-10
    • Series: 2502
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Special Assistant (Vacancy# VAR000258) The Special Assistant to the Law Librarian of Congress provides technical, administrative and program assistance in support of the Law Librarian, and assists generally in fulfilling the mission of the Law Library of Congress. Additionally, incumbent collaborates and assists other areas of the Library as require, and supports projects and activities with Law Library of Congress stakeholders. The incumbent provides technical, operational and administrative...
    • Opening Date: December 27, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 18, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Administrative Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000277) This position is located in the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), in the Library of Congress. The incumbent provides confidential administrative support on routine and non-routine duties to all levels of OCIO management and staff. The incumbent provides operational, administrative and program management support that facilitates the overall mission of the OCIO.
    • Opening Date: January 8, 2018
    • Closing Date: January 22, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) Executive Director - (Vacancy #: VAR000273) The FEDLINK Executive Director directs mission activity to serve federal libraries and information centers as their purchasing, training and resource-sharing consortium. Additionally, the FEDLINK Executive Director helps federal library customers by providing the expertise of Library of Congress librarians, contracting officers, financial managers, and customer service representatives — getting the best products and services at the best available prices.
    • Opening Date: December 19, 2017
    • Closing Date: January 22, 2018
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Librarian (Head, European Reading Room) Vacancy #VAR000289 The Head of the Reading Room in the European Division is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Section, supervising the staff, and serving as a specialist in matters dealing with the countries, languages and regions within the Section's geographic area of responsibility. Under the guidance of the Division Chief, the incumbent assures the provision of timely and accurate reference service to the Congress...
    • Opening Date: January 3, 2018
    • Closing Date: January 25, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Confidential Assistant - (Vacancy #: VAR000283) The position serves as the Confidential Assistant to the Librarian and/or Deputy Librarian of Congress. This position is located in the Office of the Librarian and is responsible for complex liaison and coordination activities and research and analysis. The incumbent provides advice and guidance to the Librarian and/or Deputy Librarian and high ranking management officials throughout the agency. The position manages all functions for...
    • Opening Date: January 12, 2018
    • Closing Date: January 29, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000301) The incumbent serves as the Supervisory Contract Specialist of the Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK), reporting to the FEDLINK Executive Director. The Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) is an organization of federal agencies working together to achieve optimum use of the resources and facilities of federal libraries and information centers by promoting common services, coordinating and sharing available resources, and providing continuing...
    • Opening Date: January 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: February 5, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager – Income Security - (Vacancy #: VAR000297) The Section Research Manager leads the Income Security Section in the development of policy research and analysis relevant to congressional needs. Issues covered by the section include Social Security (retirement and disability programs), private pensions, retirement savings, Unemployment Insurance, workers compensation, and general labor market issues.
    • Opening Date: January 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: February 6, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Law Librarian- (Vacancy #: VAR000293) The American Law Division of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking a Law Librarian to support the work of the United States Congress. The Law Librarian is responsible for providing legal reference and information research services to congressional clients, legislative attorneys, and policy analysts; developing search techniques and files for handling specific types of requests; searching Library of Congress, CRS, and external electronic...
    • Opening Date: January 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: February 8, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Transportation Policy - (Vacancy #: VAR000305) The Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) of the Congressional Research Service (CRS) is seeking an Analyst in Transportation Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on transportation policy including logistics and/or urban planning policy. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the history, trends, and current status of transportation policy and associated legislative and regulatory issues and interrelationships with international...
    • Opening Date: January 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: February 9, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • 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
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