Current Openings

  • temporary ( open to all )
    Administrative Support Clerk (Office Automation) (Temporary) The Office of Public Records and Repositories (PRR) is responsible for preserving, maintaining, and servicing copyright-related records in physical and digital formats. Staff of the Office of Public Records and Repositories retrieve materials for court cases, perform searches and write search reports based on registered materials and other copyright records, provide certified and non-certified copies of copyright deposits, additional certificates and other copyright records,...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 19, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-03
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Acquisitions Specialist) (Vacancy #: VAR000651) 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 Copyright Acquisitions Division augments the Library's collections by acquiring works through the mandatory deposit requirement of the Copyright Act of 1976. The position identifies, selects and acquires materials, and contacts domestic publishers regarding...
    • Opening Date: February 4, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 19, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • nte 3 years ( library employees only )
    Quality Assurance Editor (Vacancy #: VAR000749) This job is open to: Consideration under this vacancy announcement is limited to the staff of the Library of Congress. Current permanent, indefinite, indefinite not-to-exceed (NTE), and temporary Library employees are eligible to apply (employees must maintain eligibility at the time of the selection). Only U.S. citizens are eligible for CRS positions.The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Quality Assurance Editor for its Publishing...
    • Opening Date: February 4, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 19, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1082
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Legislative Data Analyst (Vacancy #: VAR000739) PLEASE NOTE: This is one of three concurrent announcements. There is also an announcement for a permanent GS-13 legislative data analyst and an announcement for two GS-13 legislative data analysts, not-to-exceed three years. Candidates are invited to apply to any or all of the announcements. A separate application is required for each.
    • Opening Date: January 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • nte 3 years ( library employees only )
    Legislative Data Analyst (Vacancy #: VAR000741) PLEASE NOTE: This is one of three concurrent announcements. There is also an announcement for a permanent GS-13 legislative data analyst and an announcement for two permanent GS-12 legislative data analysts. Candidates are invited to apply to any or all of the announcements. A separate application is required for each.
    • Opening Date: January 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Legislative Data Analyst (Vacancy #: VAR000740) PLEASE NOTE: This is one of three concurrent announcements. There is also an announcement for two GS-13 legislative data analysts, not-to-exceed three years and an announcement for two permanent GS-12 legislative data analysts. Candidates are invited to apply to any or all of the announcements. A separate application is required for each.
    • Opening Date: January 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Support Assistant (Vacancy #: VAR000758) This position is located in the Researcher and Reference Services Division (RRS), General and International Collections Directorate, in Library Services at the Library of Congress. This position reports directly to the Chief, RRS and assists the Chief, Assistant Chief and Administrative Officer and other supervisors in the daily administrative functions and responsibilities needed to maintain a smooth and seamless flow of administrative and office...
    • Opening Date: February 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Economic Development Policy (Vacancy #: VAR000747) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Government and Finance Division (G&F) is seeking an Analyst in Economic Development Policy to serve the United States Congress by providing expertise on policy issues pertinent to planning, economic development, public finance, business development, and job creation. Work may include design and evaluation of options for Congress to inform the debate on economic development policy and related issues.
    • Opening Date: January 25, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Librarians-in-Residence (Vacancy# 2019 LIB-in Residence) Availability: The program is open to students who earned or will complete their Master’s degree in library/information science from an American Library Association-accredited program after December 2017 and by June 2019.The Library of Congress seeks early-career librarians to bring their intellectual engagement, technological savvy, and theoretical understanding of library and information science concepts to bear on practical challenges via the Librarians-in-Residence program. The program...
    • Opening Date: January 23, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Library Technician (Vacancy: VAR000708) Who May Apply: CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT IS LIMITED TO THE PERMANENT AND INDEFINITE STAFF OF THE RECEIPT ANALYSIS AND CONTROL DIVISION, CHIEF OF OPERATIONS, COPYRIGHT OFFICE DUE TO BUDGETARY CONSTRAINTS. TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND INDEFINITE NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) STATUS CANDIDATES ARE INELIGIBLE. (EMPLOYEES MUST MAINTAIN ELIGIBILITY AT THE TIME OF SELECTION.)Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the...
    • Opening Date: February 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Visual Information Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000768) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Office of Congressional Information and Publishing (CIP) is seeking a Visual Information Specialist to join the PUBGraphics unit of its Publishing and Editorial Section (PUB). PUBGraphics provides graphics and design services to all CRS.
    • Opening Date: February 1, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1084
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Publications Technician (Vacancy #: VAR000670) This position is located in the Fulfillment Unit, Customer Service and Fulfillment Section, Office of Business Enterprises, Library Enterprises, Chief Operating Officer Service Unit. The incumbent reports to the Section Head, Customer Service & Fulfillment Section and has two primary areas of responsibility, which include Inventory Management and Shipment Operations.
    • Opening Date: February 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 22, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Technical Services Technician) (Vacancy #: VAR000757) This position is located in the Technical Services Section of Prints & Photographs Division, which acquires, organizes, describes, preserves, and makes available for research use a wide variety of original and historical visual materials in both physical and digital formats.
    • Opening Date: February 11, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 25, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Copyright Specialist (Registration) (Vacancy #: VAR000676) 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 Office of Registration Policy and Practice (RPP) examines copyright applications and deposits; issues certificates of registration; and catalogs copyright submissions. The Copyright Specialist (Registration) works in one of three divisions in RPP—Literary, Performing...
    • Opening Date: January 29, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Analyst (Vacancy #: VAR000646) The Library of Congress recently published a new strategic plan and digital strategy, outlining a bold vision for the future, which is dependent on technology. The person (or people) in this role will dig into hard problems, work with colleagues across the agency, and help us achieve our vision that “All Americans are connected to the Library of Congress.”The position is located in the...
    • Opening Date: February 11, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0343
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Auditor (Information Technology) (Vacancy #: VAR000726) This position is located in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). The OIG is responsible for conducting audits relating to programs and operations of the Library of Congress. The position is supervised by the OIG, Director of Information Technology (IT) Audits. The OIG is responsible for conducting audits relating to programs and operations of the Library of Congress. Information Technology (IT) auditing includes...
    • Opening Date: January 14, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0511
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    Librarian (Electronic Resources Coordinator) (Vacancy #: VAR000710) This position is located in Collection Development Office of Library Services, and reports to the Collection Development Officer. The incumbent of this position serves as Electronic Resources Coordinator and assumes both a leadership and liaison role in working with staff from all areas of the Library to build the collection and to enhance access to electronic resources.
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2019
    • Closing Date: February 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000770) The Library applies sound and innovative business strategies and techniques to provide timely, effective, and seamless acquisitions and grant support to our clients to enable fulfillment of the Library's mission. The incumbent serves as a lead contract specialist for the Library of Congress.As a contract specialist at the Library, you will have the opportunity to work with leaders in their fields to understand and...
    • Opening Date: January 29, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Law) (Vacancy# VAR000755) The incumbent of this position is exempt from flex-time and comp-flex time and is assigned to work a special fixed/rotational schedule that involves day, evenings, weekends and holiday schedules; and the selected incumbent "must be consistently able and willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays based on the operational and service requirements of the Law Library as a condition of employment." Responds to United...
    • Opening Date: January 30, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • Job Posting ( library employees only )
    Senior Special Events Coordinator (Vacancy #: VAR000734) CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT IS LIMITED TO THE PERMANENT AND INDEFINITE STAFF OF THE COPYRIGHT OFFICE DUE TO BUDGETARY CONSTRAINTS. TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND INDEFINITE NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) STATUS CANDIDATES ARE INELIGIBLE. (EMPLOYEES MUST MAINTAIN ELIGIBILITY AT THE TIME OF SELECTION.)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,...
    • Opening Date: February 14, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Documents) (Vacancy #: VAR000783) WHO MAY APPLY: CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY IS LIMITED TO THE PERMANENT AND INDEFINITE STAFF OF THE COPYRIGHT OFFICE DUE TO BUDGETARY CONSTRAINTS. TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND INDEFINITE NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) CANDIDATES ARE INELIGIBLE TO APPLY. (EMPLOYEES MUST MAINTAIN THEIR ELIGIBILITY AT THE TIME OF SELECTION).Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U. S. Code)...
    • Opening Date: February 14, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Media Facility Engineer (Vacancy #: VAR000641) This position serves as a Media Facilities Engineer and reports to the Assistant Chief of the National Audio-Visual Conservation Center (NAVCC) in Library Services in Culpeper VA. The NAVCC oversees one of the largest film, audio and video collections in the world. Collection items are acquired through born digital transmission, copyright deposit, exchange, gift and purchase, and span the entire history of the recorded...
    • Opening Date: January 9, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0855
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Procurement Specialist) (Vacancy #: VAR000750) 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 Program Specialist reports to the Program Management Section Head within the Copyright Modernization Office, performing a multi-disciplinary assortment of assignments centered on an understanding of federal procurement and budget preparation analysis and oversight.
    • Opening Date: February 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-11/12
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000763) The position independently provides program management, evaluation, and oversight for major library collections inventory and collections maintenance programs. Identifies, monitors, and performs unusual and complex assignments which require in-depth knowledge of agency policies and procedures and a thorough understanding of the service unit's mission and strategic goals.Independently applies a wide-range of qualitative and quantitative methods used to evaluate the effectiveness of the programs and...
    • Opening Date: February 14, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 1, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • Job Posting ( current and former federal employees only )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000771) The incumbent will function as the Supervisory Contract Specialist of FEDLINK, reporting to the FEDLINK Executive Director. The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts. The incumbent will serve as a Contracting Officer and be responsible for the solicitation, award and administration of major contracts, and for the work...
    • Opening Date: February 15, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy #: VAR000759) The Library Technician's duties encompass all aspects of collection accessioning, maintenance, preservation, and retrieval. The incumbent's duties include accessioning new material, preparing items for preservation and updating and maintaining the largest and most complex legal collection in the world.
    • Opening Date: February 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: March 7, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1411
  • 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 13, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • 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 14, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    Director, Development Office (Campaign Director) (Vacancy #: VAR000727) The position is responsible for the overall direction of the Library’s Development Office and serves as the Campaign Director. The Director, Development Office (Campaign Director) (DDO/CD) is a key staff member in the Office of the Librarian of Congress with principal responsibility to plan, direct, implement and evaluate the annual and long-range fundraising goals for the Library. As leader of the Library’s development effort...
    • Opening Date: February 7, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0301
  • 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