Current Openings

  • nte 5 years ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Education Policy - (Vacancy #: VAR000450) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks an Analyst in Education Policy to join its Domestic Social Policy Division (DSP). Applicants should have experience conducting analysis of issues related to education policy. Strong research, writing, and presentation skills and the ability to work as part of a collaborative team and to be responsive under time pressure are essential for success in this position. The work...
    • Opening Date: May 17, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Information Management Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000475) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Knowledge Services Group (KSG) seeks two Information Management Specialists to join its Information Architecture, Data and Analytics Section. The selectees will manage and organize digital and print content in CRS repositories and archives, report data metrics, and provide instructional services.Candidates including recent graduates with knowledge of disciplines related to the organization of information and an understanding of the principles...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Information Technology Specialist (INET) - (Vacancy #: VAR000429) This position is located in Web Services within the Office of the Chief Information Officer and reports to the Chief of Web Services. The incumbent serves as an expert Web Metrics Analyst, producing and analyzing web metrics for the Library of Congress website and social media channels. The incumbent will work with existing metrics and survey tools, research new products and services, and analyze...
    • Opening Date: June 1, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    QUALITY ASSURANCE EDITOR The Publishing and Editorial Resources Section of the Office of Congressional Information and Publishing at the Congressional Research Service (CRS) of the Library of Congress seeks a Quality Assurance Editor for up to six months. CRS works exclusively for the United States Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist - (Vacancy #: VAR000478) The incumbent serves as the Supervisory Contract Specialist of the Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK), reporting to the FEDLINK Executive Director. The Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) is an organization of federal agencies working together to achieve optimum use of the resources and facilities of federal libraries and information centers by promoting common services, coordinating and sharing available resources, and providing continuing...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Preservation) - (Vacancy #: VAR000385) This position is located in the Paper Conservation Section, Conservation Division, Preservation Directorate, Library Services. The incumbent serves as Section Head and is responsible for work conducted in this section, which includes assessments, surveys, evaluations, treatments, documentation, and housing of paper format collections and paper artifacts; preparation work for exhibitions; research into optimizing paper conservation treatment methods and protocols; participation in the division's intern...
    • Opening Date: May 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    USER SUPPORT SPECIALIST The Publishing and Editorial Resources Section of the Office of Congressional Information and Publishing at the Congressional Research Service (CRS) of the Library of Congress seeks a Quality Assurance Editor for up to six months. CRS works exclusively for the United States Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless of party affiliation. As a...
    • Opening Date: May 25, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Manuscript-Historian) - (Vacancy #: VAR000386) The Librarian (Manuscript Historian - Specialist) position has primary or shared curatorial and acquisition responsibilities for a wide range of collections in the field of American women’s history held by the Library of Congress Manuscript Division. Included are such luminaries as reformers Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone, Alice Stone Blackwell, Clara Barton, Margaret Sanger, and Mary Church Terrell; First Ladies Dolley...
    • Opening Date: May 17, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 18, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Program Specialist (Deputy Director, Copyright Modernization Office) - (Vacancy #: VAR000462) The incumbent serves as the Deputy Director reporting to the Director of the Copyright Modernization Office. As an important component of the United States Copyright Office, which is part of The Library of Congress, the Copyright Modernization Office is responsible for identifying current and future processes, systems, and infrastructure required by the Copyright Office as it fulfills its mission to promote creativity by administering...
    • Opening Date: June 4, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 18, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Law-Legal Research Analyst) - (Vacancy #: VAR000355) The Legal Research Analyst works under the broad supervision of managers from divisions within the Law Library (1) analyzing legal materials including but not limited to laws, treaties, regulations, and court decisions of foreign jurisdictions, and international legal principles; (2) responding orally and in writing to inquiries requiring proficient skills in conducting legal and legislative research involving the law of particular jurisdictions and international...
    • Opening Date: May 23, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • 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 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Human Resources Assistant - (Vacancy #: VAR000474) This position is located in Human Resources Services (HRS), Recruitment Services Directorate (RSD). The incumbent serves as a Human Resources Assistant and provides clerical and administrative assistance to the staffing and classification specialists in the areas of merit employment, staffing and classification.
    • Opening Date: June 7, 2018
    • Closing Date: June 21, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 0203
  • 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 ( 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 ( 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
  • 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 ( 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 ( 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 ( 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