Current Openings

  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Project Manager (Temporary Promotion) Work Schedule: Full or Part Time – FlexitimeAvailability: Restricted to Employees of the Office of the Chief Operating OfficerLocationOne vacancy in the following location:Washington DCDutiesSummaryThe Federal Research Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS12 level to serve on a full-time, 120 day temporary promotion to the GS13 level. The Federal Research Division conducts research, analysis, and translations for the...
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 7, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1412
  • 180 days ( u.s. citizens only )
    Research Assistant (Temporary Appointment) OverviewPay Scale and Grade: GS 07Salary: $48,670 to $63,267 per yearAppointment Type: Temporary, Not-to-Exceed 180 daysWork Schedule: Full or Part Time – FlexitimeLocationMultiple vacancies in the following location:Washington DCRelocation expenses reimbursedNoTelework eligibleYes (during quarantine period)This job is open toU.S. CitizensDutiesSummaryThe Research Assistant’s duties will focus on a myriad of research topics for a broad range of executive and legislative branch agencies, including: Department of...
    • Opening Date: July 28, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 7, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Senior Accountant (Vacancy#:VAR001305) The Supervisory Senior Accountant serves under the general direction of the Financial Officer, who reports to the Chief Financial Officer. The incumbent serves as the direct, first-line supervisor for a portion of the staff assigned to the Financial Office. The incumbent assists the Financial Reports Officer in the overall planning, direction and coordination of the activities of the Financial Reports Office. The Supervisory Senior...
    • Opening Date: July 20, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 10, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0510
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Grants Management Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001315) This position is located in the Contracts and Grants Directorate, Office of the Chief Operating Officer. The function of the Contracts and Grants Directorate is to provide administrative and technical directions, management and policy guidance for the Library's grants, fellowships and awards programs in accordance with LCR 7-310.INTERNAL EMPLOYEES - CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT IS LIMITED TO THE PERMANENT AND INDEFINITE STAFF OF...
    • Opening Date: July 28, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 11, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1109
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Financial Manager (Vacancy#:VAR001327) The incumbent in this position serves under the general direction of the Executive Director of FEDLINK. The incumbent is responsible for planning, developing and administering Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) financial activities, a cost recovery revolving fund. Duties include formulating and tracking the annual budget, cost accounting, revenue tracking, and expenditures. The incumbent serves as the technical expert on financial matters and must...
    • Opening Date: July 23, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 13, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0505
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Field Director – Rio Office)(Vacancy#:VAR001311) This position acquires and provides access to materials of research value for the Library's collections from all countries of the world, in all languages. Acquired materials are in all media and all formats by which content is conveyed; e.g., print, electronic, visual, recorded sound, microformat. The work of the Directorate supports the universal collections of the Library, upon which all of its programs are...
    • Opening Date: July 30, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 13, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Fire Protection Engineer (Temporary Appointment) The Safety Services Division has an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-13, level for a Fire Protection Engineer to serve on a 120 days temporary appointment. The successful candidate will perform a variety of duties in support of Safety Services. The successful candidate will:Serves as a technical expert on fire protection and life safety related issues in the agency.Planning, directing, and coordinating...
    • Opening Date: July 27, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 14, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0804
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Production Controller (Vacancy#:VAR001302) This position is located in the Taylor Street, Production Control Unit, Materials Development Section, National Library Services Blind/Print Disabled.The incumbent works under the general supervision of the Assistant Head, Production Control Section, who provides guidance as to major objectives, nature of problems to be solved and possible approaches to their solution. Work is reviewed for adherence to policy, quality and product.Anyone may apply -...
    • Opening Date: July 14, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 14, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 1152
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Budget Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR001303) This position is locate in the Financial Management Directorate, Library Collections and Services Group. The position description number for this position is 358777.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,non-bargaining unit position.CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT IS LIMITED TO THE PERMANENT AND INDEFINITE STAFF...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0560
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR001234) This position is located in Acquisitions Fiscal, Overseas and Support Division, Acquisitions & Bibliographic Access Directorate, Library Services.The incumbent of this position performs major technician duties for the functions of acquisitions, cataloging, and serials control.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...
    • Opening Date: August 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-05
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Public Affairs Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001339) The Library of Congress (LOC) Office of Communications (OC) ensures that the image of, and information about, the Library is accurate and reflects the mission of the organization. It fosters and increases public awareness of the Library, defines and targets audiences for its public-affairs programs and assesses the effectiveness of those programs. Under the supervision of the Director of Communications, the Supervisory Public Affairs...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 18, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1035
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy# VAR001291) The Program Specialist in the Law Library Office of External Relations directly assists the Chief of the Office of External Relations in fulfilling the evolving missions of the Law Library of Congress, in promoting its services to the Congress as the de facto National Law Library and increasingly as a presence in the international library and research communities. The work of the position is...
    • Opening Date: July 22, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 21, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Head, Research Access and Collections Development Section)(Vacancy#:VAR001337) The Head, Research Access and Collection Development Section is a key member of the division's administrative and management staff. Reporting directly to the Chief, the Head Research Access and Collection Development Section works highly independently, exercising judgment, making immediate decisions and taking necessary action in the position's key areas. These include leading the staff, overseeing access to and research and reference use of the...
    • Opening Date: August 6, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 21, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Armenian World Area Specialist (Librarian)(Vacancy#:VAR001274) This position is located in the Near East Section, African And Middle East Division, General and International Collections, Library Services. The divisions in Collection and Services are the Library's primary gateway to the collections and reference services dealing with the non-English-speaking world. Reference librarians in these divisions provide assistance to researchers in the culture, history, literature, politics, political structure, economies, and social sciences of...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 24, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Management Analyst (Process Workflow Manager) (Vacancy#:VAR001336) 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. This position, Management Analyst (Process Workflow Manager), is located in the Copyright Modernization Office, U.S. Copyright Office, and assists with strategic planning, policy and program methodologies analysis, develops mission and vision statements.
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 25, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0343
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Financial Management Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001320) The position serves as a Supervisory Senior Financial Management Specialist in the Accounting Operations Division in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer at the Library of Congress. The position reports directly to the Accounting Operations Division Chief and is primarily responsible for managing one or more programs within the division. The incumbent serves in a supervisory role and is responsible for providing oversight...
    • Opening Date: August 5, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0501
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Human Resources Specialist (Employee Relations)(Vacancy#:VAR001332) The primary purposes of this position are to administer the Library of Congress employee relations program and to provide guidance, advice and training to supervisors and managers of the Library at all levels regarding adverse and disciplinary actions.
    • Opening Date: July 28, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 27, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0201
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Public Health Emergency Management Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR001322) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Domestic Social Policy (DSP) Division is seeking an Analyst in Public Health Emergency Management. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the theories, concepts, processes, techniques, principles and/or practices of U.S. domestic public health and emergency management policy as they relate to federal health policy. This includes knowledge of the history, trends and current status of key public health...
    • Opening Date: August 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: September 3, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( open to all )
    SPP-Register 2020 - 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 10, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (SYSANALYSIS) (Vacancy#: VAR001148) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.Serves as a recognized technical authority for new or...
    • Opening Date: January 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: January 6, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001323) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.The first cutoff for receipt of applications under this...
    • Opening Date: July 24, 2020
    • Closing Date: July 26, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001324) The incumbent serves as a contract specialist for the Library of Congress programs. This position will be utilized throughout the Office of the Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent awards and administers a wide range of contract actions for the various library service units. The incumbent serves as a Contracting Officer and Team Leader.This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update...
    • Opening Date: July 29, 2020
    • Closing Date: July 28, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001347) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.The first cutoff for receipt of applications under this...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 3, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001325) This position serves as a Supervisory Contract Specialist within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. This position will be utilized throughout the service unit. 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...
    • Opening Date: August 6, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 5, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent
    Accountant (Vacancy#:VAR001265) The position serves as an Accountant who performs a variety of accounting duties related to the central accounting functions and reporting of the Library of Congress and its cross-service agencies. The Library’s complex funding and accounting environment includes accounting and control of appropriated funds, reimbursable activities, revolving funds, and gift and trust funds. The incumbent is responsible for data validation, data analysis, transaction processing,...