permanent ( library employees only ) Library Technician (Materials Expediter) - (Vacancy #: VAR000433)

  • Opening Date: May 30, 2018
  • Closing Date: July 3, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 500866300
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000433
  • LC Organization Unit: Copyright
  • Grade: GS-09
  • Series: 1411
  • Minimum Salary: $56,233.00
  • Maximum Salary: $73,105.00
  • Availability: Library Employees Only
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; provides international representation on copyright issues; administers the national copyright registration system; provides collections materials to the Library through voluntary registration and mandatory deposit programs; records documents relating to copyright chain of title; administers statutory license provisions of the law, including collecting and distributing royalties; maintains the world’s largest database of copyright public records; and, provides information and reference services to the public.

The Receipt Analysis and Control Division is responsible for the intake and initial processing of service requests and other requests arriving by mail, processing of fees, maintenance of deposit accounts, and out-processing of completed requests. In­Processing staff creates the service request tracking record(s) in the system, scanning certain materials and marking and tagging deposits, placing scanned materials in temporary storage and forwarding unscanned materials for further processing. Out-Processing staff manages incomplete and/or damaged filings, in-process requests, printing and mailing certificates and other outgoing correspondence.

The position is the Library Technician (Materials Expediter) in the Out-Processing Section. This position is accountable to the Out-Processing Supervisor.

While performing daily activities, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring proper handling and security of agency materials.

The position description number for this position is 108430.

This position has no promotion potential.

The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.

The incumbent of this position will work a flextime work schedule.

The incumbent must be able to lift material weighing as much as 50 pounds, occasional lifting and carrying of heavier materials, and pushing mail cages and tubs weighing up to 300 pounds.

This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.

Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.
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