Current Openings

  • permanent ( open to all )
    Emergency Management Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR002819) This position is located in the Emergency Preparedness Division, Security & Emergency Preparedness Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent is responsible for emergency preparedness staff training, exercises, plan review and development, incident response and recovery, and rotational on-call duty. Attends meetings and conferences, as necessary.Provides advice and guidance to other federal, state, and local governments on appropriate training programs to satisfy various emergency management...
    • Opening Date: July 1, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 12, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0089
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Sales Counter Attendant (Vacancy#:VAR002734) This position is located in the Retail Shop Unit of the Consumer Products & Services Section, Office of Business Enterprises, Partnerships and Outreach Programs. The incumbent greets and offers assistance to customers, and provides knowledgeable information to customers selecting merchandise. Operates cash register, gives change, and computes and records discounts. Maintains and counts stock. Performs appropriate upkeep and merchandising in assigned areas. Observes all...
    • Opening Date: June 28, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 12, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-04
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Library Technician (Vacancy#:VAR002726) 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...
    • Opening Date: July 1, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1411
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Foreign Law Specialist (Detail) The Foreign Comparative & International LAW Division II is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-15 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary detail. The individual will serve as the Supervisory Foreign Law Specialist (FLICII Division Chief.) This is a rotational opportunity and more than one candidate may be selected.Reporting to the Director of the Global Legal Research...
    • Opening Date: June 28, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0095
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Librarian (Section Head, Africa Section) (Detail/Temporary Promotion) The African, Latin American & Western European (ALAWE) Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-13 level (with one year time-in-grade) to serve on a full-time, 120-day temporary promotion to the GS-14 level, OR a qualified individual at the GS-14 level (no promotion) to serve on a full-time, 120-day detail as Section Head of the Africa Section. Reporting to the...
    • Opening Date: July 1, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 15, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Officer (Vacancy#:VAR002677) This position is located in the Center for Exhibits and Interpretation in the Office of The Librarian.The Administrative Officer assists the leadership of the Center for Exhibits and Interpretation (CEI) by providing a broad range of administrative services in support of its mission. This position reports to the Director of CEI and provides direct administrative support to the Director, CEI; Director, Publishing Office; CEI...
    • Opening Date: July 3, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 17, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0341
  • 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: July 17, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0854
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Documents) (Recordation Assistant Division Head) (Vacancy#:VAR002778) This position is located in the Recordation Division, Office of Copyright Records, Copyright Office.Within the United States Copyright Office (USCO), the Office of Copyright Records is responsible for establishing records policies and preserving, maintaining, and servicing copyright-related records. This Office records transfers of copyright ownership and notices of termination, makes copyright registrations and documents and related information available to the public, researches and provides...
    • Opening Date: June 20, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 17, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Document Support Clerk (Vacancy#:VAR002762) The position serves as the Documents Support Clerk, within the Documents Recordation Team. The incumbent processes documents submitted for recordation, and also performs routine office duties in support of the Document Recordation Team. This position is accountable to the Documents Recordation Section Head. While performing daily activities, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring proper handling and security of all Library and Copyright Office materials.
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 18, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory General Engineer, Chief, Facility Services (Vacancy#:VAR002808) This position is located in the Facility Services Division, Integrated Support Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. The Supervisory General Engineer serves as the Chief of the Facility Services Division working under the direction of the Director of Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Library of Congress, Office of the Chief Operating Officer. Incumbent is responsible for the overall direction of major construction(s) or major renovation...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 18, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0801
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Deputy Chief, Informal Learning Office (Vacancy#:VAR002805) This position is located in the Center for Learning, Literacy and Engagement Office (CLLE). CLLE brings the Library’s collections to life and deepens impact through educational and cultural programming, visitor engagement, and partnerships transforming visitors into regular users of the Library. This position serves as a Deputy Chief of Informal Learning and Engagement and works under the direction of the Chief of Informal Learning...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1701
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Financial Systems Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR002768) This position is located in the Financial Systems Division, Financial Services Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. This position serves as a Financial Systems Analyst performing professional analyst work relating to the financial activities of the Financial Systems Division within the Financial Systems Directorate (FSD). The work requires the analysis, design and adaptation of automated financial management systems and/or financial reporting systems. In addition, the incumbent...
    • Opening Date: June 28, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0501
  • temporary ( open to all )
    Motor Vehicle Operator (Temporary Appointment) Integrated Support Services is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the WG-07 level to serve on a Temporary appointment. This individual will perform the role of Motor Vehicle Operator, WG-5703-7. Integrated Support Services (ISS) is part of The Library of Congress enabling infrastructure. ISS provides support to the Library community in the areas of Facility Services, Operations, Logistics Services, Health and Safety...
    • Opening Date: July 5, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2024
    • Grade Level: WG-07
    • Series: 5703
  • detail ( 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 8, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 19, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0303
  • detail ( library employees only )
    Office of The Assistant Register and Director of Operations (Detail/Temporary Promotion) An applicant(s) will be selected for an opportunity to serve a 90/120-day assignment in the position of Chief of the Administrative Services Division, GS-15. Depending on the qualifications of the selectee(s), this may either be a short-term employment detail with no change in salary or a short term employment promotion depending on the qualifications of the selectee(s). Duties include, but are not limited to...
    • Opening Date: July 11, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 21, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-15
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Archives Processing Technician (Vacancy#:VAR002771) The position is located in the Acquisitions and Processing Section of the Music Division, Special Collections Directorate of Library Services. As part of one of the largest music libraries in the United States and in the world, the Acquisitions and Processing Section is crucial to the Music Division's mission of preparing for reader use special collection material of the performing arts: music, theater, and...
    • Opening Date: July 2, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 22, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1421
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Public Affairs Specialist (Communications Specialist) (Vacancy#:VAR002807) As a Communications Specialist in the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) at the Library of Congress, reporting to the OCIO Communications Officer, this position serves as a trusted communications consultant to senior OCIO leadership, OCIO employees, and broader Library of Congress staff as requested; providing substantive advice and counsel on the planning, development, and execution of complex, and/or sensitive communication projects and...
    • Opening Date: July 8, 2024
    • Closing Date: July 22, 2024
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1035
  • 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 )
    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
  • 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