Current Openings

  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR002825) This position is located in the U.S. Serials and Government Documents Section, U.S./Anglo Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties from both the acquisitions specialist and the cataloger.The incumbent uses a set of skills and abilities to perform the following duties in areas of Cataloging Services, Acquisitions Services, Analyzes and Organizes Information...
    • Opening Date: July 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 24, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Braille Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002782) This position is located in and reports to the Head of Patron Engagement Section, in the Patron and Network Division of the National Library Service (NLS) for the Blind and Print Disabled, Library Services and Collections Group (LCSG), Library of Congress (LOC). The Braille Program Specialist serves as an expert on matters pertaining to braille policies and procedures. Plans and implements Internal programs and...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Librarian (Natural Resources, Energy, and Earth Science) (Vacancy#: VAR002809) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Research Librarian to join its Resources, Science, and Industry Division, which supports the work of Congress in issue areas including earth sciences, natural resources, environmental policy, energy and minerals, agriculture and food, science, technology, transportation, and industry.
    • Opening Date: June 26, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Motor Vehicle Operator (Vacancy#:VAR002784) This position is located in the Collections Maintenance and Stacks Management Section, Collections Management Division, Preservation Directorate, Discovery and Preservation Services (DPS) at the Cabin Branch location.This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.The position description number for this position is 063841.Salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 29, 2024
    • Grade Level: WG-07
    • Series: 5703
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Motor Vehicle Operator (Vacancy#:VAR002786) This position is located in the Transportation Services Unit, Logistics Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The position description number for this position is 009865.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.This is a non-supervisory, bargaining unit position.
    • Opening Date: July 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 29, 2024
    • Grade Level: WG-07
    • Series: 5703
  • nte 120 days ( library employees only )
    Inventory Management Specialist (120-Day Detail/Temporary Promotion Opportunity) The National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled, Business Operation Division, Logistics and Facilities Management Section is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-08 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-09 level, OR a qualified individual at the GS-09 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day detail without promotion as an Inventory Management Specialist.(WG,...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 2010
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002790) This position is located in the Office of Security and Emergency Preparedness (OSEP). The incumbent reports directly to the Director of Security and Emergency Preparedness and is responsible for assisting with OSEP's administrative management, budgetary and financial program management, program planning and management, and human resources activities.
    • Opening Date: July 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Public Affairs Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002789) The position serves as a Public Affairs Specialist in the Communications and Outreach Section, of the National Library Service for the Blind & Print Disabled Directorate in the Library Collections and Services Group at the Library of Congress. The position reports to the Head of the Communications and Outreach Section (COS).
    • Opening Date: July 9, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1035
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Security and Emergency Preparedness Management and Program Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR002801) This position is located in the Security and Emergency Preparedness Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The selected applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Top-Secret Security Clearance.This position is located in the Security and Emergency Preparedness Directorate (SEPD), Office of the Chief Operating Officer (COO), and reports directly to the Director of SEPD. The incumbent provides technical guidance, leadership, security, and emergency preparedness related...
    • Opening Date: July 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 30, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0343
  • nte 120 days ( library employees within library collections and services group (lcsg) only )
    Library Technician (Southeast Europe Section)(Detail/Temporary Promotion) The Germanic and Slavic (GS) Division in the Acquisitions & Bibliography Access Directorate (ABA) is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-7 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-08 level, OR a qualified individual at the GS-08 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time, 120-day detail as a Library Technician in the Southeast Europe (SEE)...
    • Opening Date: July 19, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • nte 120 days ( library employees within library collections and services group (lcsg) only )
    Supervisory Reader Registration Assistant (Detail/Temporary Promotion) The Researcher Engagement and General Collections (REGC) Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-08 level to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-09 level, OR a qualified individual at the GS-09 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time 120-day detail as a Supervisory Reader Registration Assistant in the Access Service section (AS). Applicants must have...
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR002820) This position is located in the Asian and Middle Eastern Division, Israel and Judaica Section, of the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties from both the acquisitions specialist and the cataloger. There is a foreign language requirement for this position depending on the geographical area for which cataloging or acquisitions functions are being performed. The...
    • Opening Date: July 17, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 7, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Senior Cost Management Analyst (Vacancy#: VAR002750) This position is located in the Financial Services Directorate, Office of the Chief Operating Officer.
    • Opening Date: July 19, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 9, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0501
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Computer Engineer/Electronic Engineer (Vacancy#:VAR002777) This position is located in the Channel Design & Deployment Section, Program Delivery Division, National Library Service Blind/Print Disabled, Library Collections and Services Group. The position serves as a member of the Channel Design and Deployment (CDD) section of the Program Delivery Division (PDD) of the National Library Service for Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) and works under the technical and administrative supervision of...
    • Opening Date: June 18, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 14, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0854
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Digital Reference Librarian) (Vacancy#:VAR002814) The incumbent provides service directly to NLS constituents and serves as a novice in the specialized areas of blindness, physical handicaps, and library services to and for individuals who are blind or physically handicapped focusing primarily on digital resources. Services are rendered in person, or by correspondence, telephone, or electronic media. Requests originate from the blind and physically handicapped consumers and NLS network libraries...
    • Opening Date: July 15, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 14, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR002821) This position is located in China Section, Asian and Middle Eastern Division, of the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties from both the acquisitions specialist and the cataloger. There is a foreign language requirement for this position depending on the geographical area for which cataloging or acquisitions functions are being performed. The incumbent uses a...
    • Opening Date: July 16, 2024
    • Closing Date: August 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#: VAR002512) The position is located in the Collections Management Division in the Discovery and Preservation Services. Incumbent is responsible for a variety of activities in support of collections inventory control and tracking, both behind-the-scenes activities, e.g. problem resolution, quality control, searching collections storage areas for items not readily found or for which a problem might be present, support of the inventory program; and direct public...
    • Opening Date: November 17, 2023
    • Closing Date: November 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    SPP - Register 2024, Selective Placement Program (Noncompetitive Appointments for Applicants with Disabilities) 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 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: December 31, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-01 TO GS-15
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Attorney-Advisor (General)(Vacancy#:VAR002738) The primary responsibility of this senior attorney is to provide fully and accurately documented legal studies, briefs, and regulations on complex matters involved in the administration of title 17.
    • Opening Date: April 9, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 9, 2025
    • Grade Level: GS-13/14
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Materials Handler (Vacancy#:VAR002742) The Materials Handler position is located in the Logistics Division, of Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Office of Chief Operating Officer, of the Library of Congress (LOC). Responsibilities include: warehouse work receiving, moving, storing and delivering materials and supplies; erecting or dismantling office systems furniture, shelves, partitions, etc.; moving, arranging, and setting up furniture, rooms, and outdoor areas for public events; using hand tools...
    • Opening Date: April 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 10, 2025
    • Grade Level: WG-06
    • Series: 6907
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Work Study Student Program 2024/2025 The Library of Congress Work Study Student Program is a progressive, career development program for local high school students. It combines on-the-job training and career development with classroom instructions and education. Under the program, students earn a federal salary, receive work site supervision and career assistance. Students will get the chance to work part-time when school is in session with the possibility of full-time...
    • Opening Date: May 10, 2024
    • Closing Date: April 25, 2025
    • Grade Level: GS-01
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Procurement Technician (Vacancy#: VAR002693) This position is located in the Contracts and Grants Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.
    • Opening Date: May 30, 2024
    • Closing Date: May 30, 2025
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 1106