permanent ( Open to All ) Chemist (Preservation Scientist)(Vacancy#:VAR002138)

  • Opening Date: November 2, 2022
  • Closing Date: December 2, 2022
  • OPM Control Number: 686932400
  • Vacancy Number: VAR002138
  • LC Organization Unit: Discovery and Preservation Services
  • Grade: GS-13
  • Series: 1320
  • Minimum Salary: $106,823.00 per year
  • Maximum Salary: $138,868.00 per year
  • Availability: Open to All

Incumbent works only under the most general supervision of the Chief of the Preservation Research and Testing Division, who may outline in general terms the scientific and technical problems to be studied and the chemical areas of opportunity which will contribute to the Library's preservation research program. Work is carried on with a high degree of independence and originality with little if any technical guidance. Results are accepted as authoritative and are reviewed generally for usefulness and degree of solution of overall preservation problems. Scientific contribution made by the incumbent has significant potential for influencing the preservation of library and archival collections worldwide.

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