permanent ( Open to All ) Digital Collections Technician (Vacancy#:VAR001922)

  • Opening Date: May 11, 2022
  • Closing Date: June 13, 2022
  • OPM Control Number: 653745300
  • Vacancy Number: VAR001922
  • LC Organization Unit: Discovery and Preservation Services
  • Grade: GS-06
  • Series: 1411
  • Minimum Salary: $45,574.00
  • Maximum Salary: $59,246.00
  • Availability: Open to All

This position is located in the Digital Content Management Section, Digital Collections Management and Services Division, Digital Services Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services.

This position serves as a Digital Collection Technician and reports to an Assistant Head, Digital Content Management Section within the Digital Collection Management and Services Division.  The Digital Content Management Section is responsible for providing digital acquisitions support to Discovery and Preservation Services, and for the lifecycle management of digital collections that are not otherwise under the care of a custodial division. The section also is responsible for managing the Library's web archiving program and collections, and provides advice and assistance to the Law Library as needed. Digital Content Management Section staff collaborate with other Library curatorial units, technical staff and external organizations to establish best practices, implement new and streamline existing digital workflows, and identify digital content management problems and propose solutions for the content within the scope of the section.

Anyone may apply - By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired, provided that other legal requirements are met and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.

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