Current Openings

  • detail ( library employees only )
    Congressional Research Review Specialist Availability: Permanent or indefinite CRS employeesTour of Duty: Full-time - Flexitime work schedule and Telework availableDuties: Provides final agency review and clearance of various written and published research products, including reports, confidential and congressional distribution memoranda, congressional testimony, seminar invitations and materials, briefing slides, videos as well as other products and items published on CRS.gov. Review Specialists are expected to review up to two...
    • Opening Date: July 30, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 23, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • Job Posting ( current and former federal employees only )
    Management Analyst (Non-competitive) This position is located in the Workforce Performance and Development Division, Human Capital Directorate, Chief Operating Officer.The position description number for this position is 388322.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.This position will be primarily responsible for interacting with Library...
    • Opening Date: August 9, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 23, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0343
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Librarian (Manuscript Division Chief) ( Vacancy#: VAR000932) The Chief of the Manuscript Division (MSS) serves as the Library’s primary expert responsible for the preservation, security, and service of the manuscript and archival collections under its purview to meet the needs of government officials, scholars, and others who request information or require access to those collections and services. Under the Chief’s general direction, the Manuscript Division is responsible for the acquisition program,...
    • Opening Date: July 24, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Administrative Officer ( Vacancy#: VAR000984) This position is located in the Contracts and Grants Directorate, Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent works closely with the management team in Contracts to efficiently and effectively carry out all administrative operations. Such functions include management advisory services, budget, human resources, agreements, purchasing and contracting, safety and facilities. The incumbent participates as a full business partner with the Office’s management team in planning and...
    • Opening Date: August 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0341
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Attorney Advisor (General) ( Vacancy#:VAR000975) This position is located in the Office of the General Counsel, Office of the Librarian. The General Counsel is the final legal advisor for all matters relating to the Library of Congress. The General Counsel conducts and coordinates work through the Deputy General Counsel and Associate General Counsels. This position is that of an Assistant General Counsel who may work in any area of...
    • Opening Date: August 5, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Agricultural Policy The Congressional Research Service (CRS), a service unit of the Library of Congress, 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. The CRS, Resources, Science and Industry Division (RSI) seeks an Analyst in Agricultural Policy to support the research activities of its Agriculture and Food Supply...
    • Opening Date: August 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 27, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Specialist in Agricultural Policy The Congressional Research Service (CRS), a service unit of the Library of Congress, 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. The CRS, Resources, Science and Industry Division seeks a Specialist in Agricultural Policy to support the research activities of its Agriculture and Food Supply Section...
    • Opening Date: August 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 27, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • 120-days ( library employees only )
    Administrative Specialist The incumbent will provide general office support based on knowledge of the organization, responds to routine queries from a wide range of individuals from both inside and outside the organization regarding program rules, regulations, data, or other factual information that require little or no development and only limited research, assist in the distribution of mail, performs complex office automation duties requiring different approaches and...
    • Opening Date: August 12, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 29, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • 120-days ( library employees only )
    Library Technician The Copyright Licensing Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS8 level to serve on a full-time, 120 day temporary appointment to the GS8 level. The Copyright Licensing Division administers the statutory licenses in the Copyright Act (Title 17 of the U.S. Code.)ResponsibilitiesThe Library Technician will perform routine technician duties using the division’s manual and automated systems and resources. This...
    • Opening Date: August 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 30, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Supervisory Library Technician (VAR000980) The position is located in the U.S. Programs, Law and Literature (USPRLL) in the Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate within Library Services. The Supervisory Library Technician supervises the CIP Technical Team and reports to the CIP and Dewey Section Head.
    • Opening Date: August 16, 2019
    • Closing Date: August 30, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Information Technology Specialist (Solutions Architect) (SYSANALYSIS) ( Vacancy#: VAR000972) Provides technical leadership for information technology (IT) infrastructure architecture design processes. Leads and participates in technical design sessions, and works closely with disparate teams building technical solutions. Participates in the technical oversight of IT integration into the overall enterprise solutions. Analyzes and reviews stability, interoperability, portability, security, scalability, and overall performance of infrastructure components and architecture
    • Opening Date: August 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Specialist (Vacancy# VAR000973) The position serves as a Training Program Specialist in the Policy, Training and Cooperative Program (PTCP) Division in the Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate, Library Services (LS), Library Collections and Services Group at the Library of Congress.The position description number for this position is 387852.This is a non-supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.
    • Opening Date: August 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 3, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Information Technology Specialist (Vacancy#: VAR000992) Applicants selected for this vacancy announcement will be placed within of the following sections within the IT Design & Development Directorate, Office of the Chief Information Officer: UXD, QA & Testing, Development III, and SCRUM & DevOps Sections.Performs the administrative and management functions relative to the staff supervised. Establishes guidelines and performance expectations for staff which are clearly communicated through the formal employee performance...
    • Opening Date: August 7, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 4, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Archivist (Vacancy#: VAR000952) The Archivist position is located in the Veterans History Project of the American Folklife Center (AFC), Library Services. The purpose of this position is to arrange and describe audio- and video-taped oral history interviews, photographs, manuscripts, and other documentation acquired by the American Folklife Center as part of its Veterans History Project (VHP) and other acquisitions; to assist in providing reference services associated with...
    • Opening Date: August 8, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 6, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1420
  • nte 2 years ( open to all )
    Librarian (Collections Specialist)-Local History & Genealogy ( Vacancy#: VAR000981) The Humanities and Social Sciences Division plans and administers general reference and research services in the Local History and Genealogy, Main, and Microform Reading Rooms by providing assistance to researchers seeking solutions to research problems. Constituents include Congress, other government agencies, scholars and the general public. To facilitate such research, the Division's specialists recommend the acquisition of print, microformat and computer file materials of...
    • Opening Date: August 9, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 6, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief of Operations (US Copyright Office) ( Vacancy#:VAR000961) The Chief of Operations is a principal advisor to the Register of Copyrights on all aspects of operations and planning, and is responsible for coordinating and directing certain operational activities of the Copyright Office, including human resources, administrative services, and office modernization re-structuring.
    • Opening Date: July 29, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 9, 2019
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Analyst (Vacancy# VAR000985) 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 Legislative Analyst contributes to the Office of Congressional Information and Publishing’s mandate to produce legislative information for the United States Congress.
    • Opening Date: August 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 10, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Librarian (Section Head) ( VAR000963) 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 tothe staff supervised. The incumbent serves under the administrative supervision of the division chief. The incumbent works...
    • Opening Date: August 22, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 13, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Legislative Attorney (Administrative Law) (Vacancy# VAR000988) 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 administrative 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: August 20, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0905
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Library Clerk (Preservation Technician) (Vacancy# VAR000983) This position is located in the Book Conservation Section, Conservation Division, Preservation Directorate, Library Services. This position is located in the Preservation Directorate of Library Services and can be used in Collections Conservation Section of the Binding and Collections Care Division and in any section of the Conservation Division. To assure long-term access to collections, the Library regularly labels, binds, repairs and provides custom...
    • Opening Date: August 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 20, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Chief of Logistics ( Vacancy#: VAR000986) The Chief of Logistics Services serves as the manager responsible for the Logistics Services operations in the Integrated Support Services (ISS) Directorate, Office of Support Operations (OSO) Library of Congress (LC).This is a supervisory, non-bargaining unit position. The position description number for this position is 208652.The incumbent serves under the general supervision of the ISS Chief of Operations for scope of assignments, technical advice...
    • Opening Date: August 22, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 23, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0346
  • Job Posting ( open to all )
    Legal Assistant ( VAR001000) The Legal Research Fellow works as a junior researcher on foreign, comparative, and international law under the guidance of a staff foreign law specialist. The incumbent’s specialty is defined by Library of Congress needs in jurisdictional coverage and collection development. The Legal Research Fellow will contribute to all Law Library products in the area of his/her responsibility and will assist in developing the Law...
    • Opening Date: August 23, 2019
    • Closing Date: September 26, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 0986
  • temporary ( open to all )
    SPP-Register 2019 - 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: December 31, 2018
    • Closing Date: December 28, 2019
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Contract Specialist ( Vacancy# VAR000861) WHO MAY APPLY: Anyone may apply - By law, employment at most U.S. Government agencies, including the Library of Congress, is limited to U.S. citizens. However, non-citizens may be hired, provided that other legal requirements are met and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.This position is located in the Contracts Division, Contracts and Grants Management, Office of...
    • Opening Date: April 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: April 20, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000865) 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.This position is located in the Contracts Section, Office...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 12, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR000911) 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...
    • Opening Date: May 28, 2019
    • Closing Date: May 27, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • nte 5 years ( open to all )
    IT Specialist (SYSANALYSIS) (Vacancy#: VAR000919) Responsible for the daily monitoring, operation, and maintenance for a select group of NLS Information technology systems. Takes proactive steps to ensure the continued reliable and secure operation of these systems. Performs typical administration tasks such as maintenance, Installation, or upgrades. These typically involve determination of installation/upgrade schedule, examination of release notes, configuration, scripting, programming and the physical handling of computer hardware.Anyone may apply...
    • Opening Date: June 19, 2019
    • Closing Date: June 18, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 2210
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Contract Specialist ( Vacancy#: VAR000953) 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...
    • Opening Date: July 18, 2019
    • Closing Date: July 17, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102