Current Openings

  • permanent ( open to all )
    Digital Projects Coordinator (Vacancy #: VAR000602) The incumbent coordinates and facilitates projects for digital conversion, productions, and distribution of library materials to a constituency having specialized requirements. Individually and in collaboration with IT and digital media experts, the incumbent coordinates major program components that include internal communication strategies, a centralized archive, new digital content policies, metadata and standards for content development, and new models for access and delivery of digital...
    • Opening Date: October 26, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Digitization Technician) (Vacancy #: VAR000504) This position serves as a Digitization Technician and reports to the Chief, Serial and Government Publications Division through the Team Leader for Digital Projects. The position is located in the Serial and Government Publications Division, Collections and Services in Library Services at the Library of Congress. The incumbent provides assistance to Digital Conversion Specialists and others on projects to present digitally reformatted Library and...
    • Opening Date: October 22, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-06
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000658) The incumbent is the principle staff and personal assistant who provides staff support, technical assistance, and advice to the Chief and managers of the Health Services Division in a wide range of matters related to the overall fulfillment of the mission of the Integrated Support Services Directorate. The incumbent performs research and analyses; carries out special projects; prepares correspondence; and acts as a liaison...
    • Opening Date: November 2, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Section Head) (Vacancy# VAR000554) The incumbent of this position serves as Section Head and is responsible for managing the work, including acquisitions and cataloging functions, of the section, overseeing the work of a staff of librarians and library technicians performing these functions, and performing administrative and human resource management functions relative to the staff supervised. The incumbent serves under the administrative supervision of the division chief. The incumbent...
    • Opening Date: November 2, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 19, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Visual Information Specialist (Detail) The incumbent serves as a Visual Information Specialist in the Global Legal Research Directorate of the Law Library of Congress, and develops a variety of data visualization products to accompany foreign, comparative, and international law reports prepared by the Directorate, often requiring originality, creativity, critical thinking, attention to detail, and an awareness of audience and functionality to effectively address the information objectives. Applying thorough...
    • Opening Date: November 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1084
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Visual Information Specialist (Temporary) The incumbent serves as a Visual Information Specialist in the Global Legal Research Directorate of the Law Library of Congress, and develops a variety of data visualization products to accompany foreign, comparative, and international law reports prepared by the Directorate, often requiring originality, creativity, critical thinking, attention to detail, and an awareness of audience and functionality to effectively address the information objectives. Applying thorough...
    • Opening Date: November 5, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 20, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1084
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Librarian (Collections Specialist) - Local History & Genealogy (Vacancy# VAR000632) Provides reference services in person, by telephone, electronic media, and formal correspondence; the bibliographic source materials are of limited technical complexity and are found within the Library's collection. Serves as both a generalist and subject specialist providing the Library's constituents basic information and reference research services. Conducts a thorough reference interview, analyzes questions and requirements, and suggests search strategies. Is knowledgeable of the Library's...
    • Opening Date: October 31, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 21, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Accountant (Vacancy #: VAR000596) WHO MAY APPLY: AGENCY EMPLOYEES - CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY IS LIMITED TO THE STAFF OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND INDEFINITE NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) EMPLOYEES ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY. (EMPLOYEES MUST MAINTAIN THEIR ELIGIBILITY AT THE TIME OF SELECTION.)This position is located in the Library Events Office, Center for Learning, Literacy and Engagement, Office of the Librarian.The Accountant provides direct and...
    • Opening Date: November 7, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0510
  • 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
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Energy Policy (Social Science Analyst) (Vacancy #: VAR000659) The Resources, Science and Industry Division of the Congressional Research Service is seeking an Analyst in Energy Policy. The analyst will cover energy and minerals policy, focusing on leasing and development on federal lands, mining and extractive industries, and critical minerals. The candidate should understand all facets of these areas including economics and employment, technology, and federal revenues. The ideal candidate will demonstrate ability...
    • Opening Date: October 23, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Auditor (Information Technology) (Vacancy #: VAR000645) This position is located in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). The OIG is responsible for conducting audits relating to programs and operations of the Library of Congress. The position is supervised by the OIG, Director of Information Technology (IT) Audits. The OIG is responsible for conducting audits relating to programs and operations of the Library of Congress. Information Technology (IT) auditing includes...
    • Opening Date: October 24, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0511
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (INFOSEC) (Vacancy #: VAR000662) The purpose of this position is to support the IT Security program for the Library of Congress. The incumbent serves as a Cyber Threat Analyst with responsibility for participating in the production of all source threat products pertaining to department computer network defense activities. As such, the incumbent applies a full range of threat analytic skills to monitor, assess, and report on foreign computer...
    • Opening Date: November 7, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Procurement Analyst (Detail) Several applicants will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 180 day assignment in an unclassified position performing duties similar to that of a Procurement Analyst in the Copyright Modernization Office (CMO), Program Management Section. This is a detail with no change in salary. Duties include, but are not limited to the following:Process procurement requests in the financial system (i.e., Momentum)Oversee contracts ensuring...
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11, 12, OR 13
    • Series: 0301
  • detail ( library employees only )
    U.S. COPYRIGHT OFFICE COPYRIGHT MODERNIZATION OFFICE DETAIL OPPORTUNITY: Procurement Analyst Several applicants will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 180 day assignment in an unclassified position performing duties similar to that of a Procurement Analyst in the Copyright Modernization Office (CMO), Program Management Section. This is a detail with no change in salary. Duties include, but are not limited to the following: Process procurement requests in the financial system (i.e., Momentum) Oversee...
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 23, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11, GS-12, OR GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000642) Limited to the Office of the Chief Operating Officer.This position is located in the Library of Congress’ Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK).The incumbent performs only routine, non-complex aspects of contracting transactions and makes award recommendations to a senior Contract Specialist or to the Contracting Officer. Analyzes and negotiates routine modifications to contracts in partnership with a senior specialist and uses only routine price/cost...
    • Opening Date: November 8, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 26, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Industrial Organization and Business (Vacancy# VAR000660) The Resources, Science and Industry Division of the Congressional Research Service is seeking an Analyst in Industrial Organization and Business. The analyst will cover telecommunications, Internet, and network industries, addressing competition, privacy, the industrial consequences of technological innovation, and policy implications of business model convergence for national security and consumer welfare. The ideal candidate will demonstrate ability to develop expertise in new areas.
    • Opening Date: October 30, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Telecommunications Policy (Vacancy #: VAR000666) The Resources, Science and Industry Division of the Congressional Research Service is seeking an Analyst in Telecommunications Policy. The analyst will cover broadband deployment and telecommunications policy, interrelationships of the digital divide to key federal programs and national policies, and policies and positions of major stakeholders in the telecommunications and Internet field. The ideal candidate will demonstrate ability to develop expertise in new areas.
    • Opening Date: October 30, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Manager – Natural Resources and Earth Sciences Section (Vacancy #: VAR000663) The Research Manager leads the Natural Resources and Earth Sciences Section of the Resources, Science and Industry Division in the development of policy research and analysis relevant to congressional needs. Issues include natural resources policy and implications in key areas including institutional, economic, regulatory, and scientific issues related to public lands; fish and wildlife; water resources; forestry, terrestrial, coastal, and marine ecosystems; earth sciences;...
    • Opening Date: October 30, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 27, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Administrative Support Clerk (Vacancy #: VAR000680) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Office of the Director seeks an Administrative Support Clerk to provide frontline client service to callers and visitors, and provide administrative support to the office.CRS is well known for analysis that is authoritative, confidential, objective and nonpartisan. Its highest priority is to ensure that Congress has immediate access to the nation's best thinking on public policy issues of interest...
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 28, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Information Technology Specialist (IT Division Chief) (Vacancy #: VAR000653) Limited to the Office of the Chief Information Officer.This is a supervisory position with additional information technology (IT) support responsibilities. The primary purpose of the position is to define and lead IT work for the Library of Congress, reporting to an OCIO IT Director and/or Deputy Director then to the Library’s Chief Information Officer (OCIO)/Deputy Chief Information Officer (DCIO).
    • Opening Date: November 13, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 28, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Environmental Policy (Vacancy #: VAR000669) The Resources, Science and Industry Division of the Congressional Research Service seeks an Analyst in Environmental Policy. The analyst will possess knowledge of the history, trends, and current status of environmental policy issues related to groundwater contamination prevention and response, interrelationships of groundwater contamination with federal programs, and aspects of surface water quality. The ideal candidate will demonstrate ability to develop expertise in new...
    • Opening Date: November 2, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 30, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Financial Management Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000638) The incumbent serves as a Financial Management Specialist, responsible for analysis of IT finance, cost, and other related IT management information to include the IT service catalog, project management office and enterprise architecture work products and services. Responsible for evaluating supporting IT management systems and tools; capturing, generating and synthesizing and reporting IT investment life cycle management data; and improving IT financial planning, budgeting,...
    • Opening Date: November 15, 2018
    • Closing Date: November 30, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0501
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Digital Project Coordinator (Vacancy# VAR000603) The incumbent assists with the integration of digital and traditional library services through work on assigned projects involving digital reformatting and/or collecting original digital material. Individually and in collaboration with IT and digital media experts, incumbent assists with program components that include design, implementation, and evaluation of projects, creation of digital images and post-processing functions, review of presentation of digital material, metadata and standards...
    • Opening Date: November 2, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 3, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Systems Accountant (Vacancy #: VAR000592) The Deputy Financial Systems Officer/Supervisory Systems Accountant serves under the general direction of the Financial Systems Officer in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO). The incumbent oversees and manages the central financial management system, known as the Legislative Branch Financial Management System (LBFMS) specifically with regard to Library focused financial systems issues, as distinguished from issues that involve the Library’s shared services...
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 5, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0510
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Business Law) (Vacancy #: VAR000674) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks a Legislative Attorney to analyze legal questions that emerge from the work of Congress related to business law, with a focus on tax and bankruptcy law issues, in particular and American public law generally. This is a non-litigating position emphasizing qualifications and interest in legal research and writing in a public service legislative context.
    • Opening Date: November 9, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 7, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( current and former federal employees only )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy #: VAR000643) This position is located in the Library of Congress’ Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK).The incumbent will function as a warranted Contract Officer, providing support to the Supervisory Contract Specialist of FEDLINK, the various library service units and other Legislative Branch agencies. The incumbent plans, drafts, negotiates, and awards contracts; engages in contract administration activities for highly specialized procurements; instructs and advises clients and...
    • Opening Date: November 8, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 10, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Legislative Attorney (Constitutional Law) (Vacancy #: VVAR000671) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks a Legislative Attorney to analyze legal questions that emerge from the work of Congress related to constitutional law in particular and American public law generally. This is a non-litigating position emphasizing qualifications and interest in legal research and writing in a public service legislative context.
    • Opening Date: November 15, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 13, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Supervisory Attorney (Vacancy #: VAR000672) The Section Research Manager (Supervisory Attorney) for the Congressional Research Service (CRS) leads a section of high-performing legislative attorneys who provide written and oral advice to Members of Congress and their staff on legal issues of interest to Congress involving all facets of American public law with an emphasis on nationally significant questions of constitutional law, administrative law, and statutory interpretation.
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 13, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Asian Policy (Social Science Analyst) (Vacancy #: VAR000681) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division (FDT) seeks an Analyst in Asian Policy focused on the Central Asian Republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. The idea candidate is expected to enhance over time the skills necessary to provide legislative analysis and consultation to congressional committees, Members, and staff at increasingly sophisticated levels. The analyst may support research...
    • Opening Date: November 14, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 14, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Program Specialist (Facility Design & Space Planning Specialist) (Vacancy #: VAR000619) LIMITED to the Office of the Chief Operating Officer The primary purpose of this position is to serve as a Designer/Coordinator and Space Planner, within the Facility Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate (ISS), in the Office of the Chief Operating Officer (OCOO). The incumbent works under the general supervision of the Space Utilization Planning and Design Manager. The incumbent executes assignments that often...
    • Opening Date: November 15, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 17, 2018
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • 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