Current Openings

  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Emergency Management and Disaster Recovery (Vacancy# VAR000479) 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.The ideal candidate...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 22, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian - (Vacancy #: VAR000397) All librarians must meet the requirements for professional education in library science or possess equivalent experience and education. A. Completion of 1 full academic year of graduate study in library science in an accredited college or university, in addition to completion of all work required for a bachelor's degree; or B. A total of at least 5 years of a combination of college-level education,...
    • Opening Date: May 23, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 22, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Human Resources Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000473) This position is located in the Employee Services Division, Human Resources Services Directorate. The incumbent serves as a Human Resources Specialist responsible for providing a wide range of technical and advisory services to the assigned Service Unit(s) and manage various programs including but not limited to payroll/personnel, compensation, student loan repayment programs and leave administration. The incumbent maintains liaison with Library staff and managers...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 25, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0201
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Procurement Analyst - (Vacancy #: VAR000454) This position is located in the Library of Congress Office of Contracts and Grants Management (OCGM), Office of the Chief Operating Officer at the Library of Congress and reports directly to the Director, Contracts and Grants Management. The incumbent oversees a team that implements, manages, and oversees procurement policies and procedures for the planning, solicitation, evaluation, negotiation, selection, award, and administration of contracts and...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 25, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000391) The Automation Specialist supports the development and operation of automated activities of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS). The incumbent works under the direction of the NLS Automation Officer to ensure that the NLS IT infrastructure is appropriate to allow NLS staff to fulfill their mission now and in the future. The incumbent is responsible for the oversight of...
    • Opening Date: June 12, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 26, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Customer Service Representative - (Vacancy #: VAR000465) National And International Outreach The Customer Service Representative position reports directly to the Information Supervisor. The incumbent resolves customer service problems, processes transactions, and manages correspondence operations for BE. This position is located in the Customer Service Unit, Customer Services and Fulfillment Section, Office of Business Enterprises (BE), National Enterprises, National And International Outreach. The position description number for this position is 065084. The...
    • Opening Date: June 13, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 0303
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Customer Service Representative - (Vacancy #: VAR000466 ) National And International Outreach The Customer Service Representative position reports directly to the Information Supervisor. The incumbent resolves customer service problems, processes transactions, and manages correspondence operations for BE. This position is located in the Customer Service Unit, Customer Services and Fulfillment Section, Office of Business Enterprises (BE), National Enterprises, National And International Outreach. The position description number for this position is 065084. The...
    • Opening Date: June 13, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Preservation Specialist (Inventory Specialist) - (Vacancy #: VAR000398) The incumbent uses expert knowledge and skills to preserve and conserve the Library's rarest, most valuable, and heavily accessed art, books, manuscripts, photographs, recorded sound, moving image, and other special media collections with a great deal of independence in an exemplary manner. The incumbent will maintain high standards of practice as defined by the relevant professional association within each area of specialty for the...
    • Opening Date: June 7, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000467) National and International OutreachThe Program Specialist provides program, administrative, and technical support to the Director of the Kluge Center, who is responsible for developing and coordinating scholarly programs for the Library of Congress. The Program Specialist assists in implementing these programs in collaboration with other Library of Congress divisions responsible for the collections and reference services.This position is located in the Kluge Center, Scholarly...
    • Opening Date: June 12, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager (American Law) (Vacancy# VAR000471) The Research Manager leads a section of attorneys in the development of research and legal analysis on issues of American law of interest to Congress, including, but not limited to, those related to constitutional law, statutory interpretation, administrative law, and appropriations.Duties include:Ensuring that the work results in objective, authoritative analysis with which the Congress can assess the consequences of legislative/policy options;Critically reviewing written analyses...
    • Opening Date: June 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 28, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000470) The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor for a diverse contracts staff, and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts for the Library of Congress. The incumbent will serve as a Contracting Officer and be responsible for the solicitation, award and administration of major contracts, and for the work of subordinate Contract Specialists.
    • Opening Date: May 29, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 28, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Management and Program Analyst (Information Systems) The HRS Operations Support of the Office of Human Resources Services at Office of the Chief Operating Officer, is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-14 level to serve on a full-time, 180- day detail to provide program and project analysis, business analysis, data analytics, quality monitoring of systems information and technical and operational expertise, regarding programs and related projects within...
    • Opening Date: June 18, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 29, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0343
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Office Automation Clerk (Support Assistant) - (Vacancy #: VAR000456) 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 15, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 29, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-03
    • Series: 0326
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Analyst (Vacancy# VAR000476) 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 Office of Congressional Information and Publishing is the organization within CRS and the Library of Congress that is mandated to produce legislative information for the United States Congress. This information is considered to be authoritative for Federal...
    • Opening Date: June 4, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 2, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Library Technician (Materials Expediter) - (Vacancy #: VAR000433) 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: May 30, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 3, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Library Technician (VAR000368) 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. Custodial collections include foreign and domestic newspapers, unbound periodicals, government publications (GPO Depository), intergovernmental publications and documents (United Nations), and other specialized serial collections. The incumbent serves as Reference...
    • Opening Date: June 20, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 5, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Program Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000455) 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 20, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 5, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Technical Information Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000319) The Federal Research Division (FRD) is the principal fee-for-service, full-cost-recovery research and analysis service of the Library of Congress. FRD administers the Federal Research Program, which provides research reports, translations, and analytical studies for entities of the Federal Government and the District of Columbia.
    • Opening Date: June 20, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 5, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Environmental Policy - (Vacancy #: VAR000477) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Resources, Science and Industry Division is seeking an Analyst in Environmental Policy. The analyst will conduct analyses that inform congressional deliberations on environmental policy and science related to drinking water quality and groundwater protection. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the economics, history, trends, and current status of environmental policy and interrelationships with other key disciplines, such as...
    • Opening Date: June 12, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 10, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Vacancy# VAR000347) The Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division is responsible for the acquisition, processing, preservation, duplication and reference servicing of the audio and motion picture film collections of the Library. These collections consist of motion pictures, magnetic tape (audio and video); disc, wire, cylinder recordings; and associated catalogs, indices, scripts, contracts, agreements and logs pertaining to or describing the collections. The Division maintains fully...
    • Opening Date: June 19, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 10, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Librarian (Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade) - (Vacancy #: VAR000482) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Research Librarian for the Research & Library Services Section of the Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division. The section broadly supports the work of Congress in issue areas including defense management and budget; defense policy and arms control, foreign policy and global issues, international trade and finance; Middle East and Africa; Asia and Europe and the Americas....
    • Opening Date: June 13, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 11, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Social Policy (Criminal, Juvenile, and Tribal Justice Systems)(Vacancy# DSP-GR004) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Domestic Social Policy Division is accepting applications for an Analyst in Social Policy (Criminal, Juvenile, and Tribal Justice Systems) under the 2018 Graduate Recruit Program. The selected candidate will work on issues related to adult and juvenile justice systems, tribal justice systems, sex offenders, DNA, and victim policy. Ideal candidates will have an academic background in criminology, criminal justice,...
    • Opening Date: June 15, 2018
    • Closing Date: July 13, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09, GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • 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: July 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0101
  • 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