Current Openings

  • temporary ( library employees only )
    Administrative Officer (Temporary Promotion) The Federal Research Division is offering an opportunity for a qualified individual at the GS-07 or GS-08 level to serve on a full-time, 120 day temporary promotion to the GS-09 level. The Federal Research Division conducts research, analysis, and translations for the federal government and qualified contractors.ResponsibilitiesThe administrative assistant coordinates and directs the administrative support activities of the Federal Research Division and provides services...
    • Opening Date: May 1, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 15, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 0341
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Librarian (Vacancy#: VAR001233) The Federal Library and Information Center (FEDLINK) is an interagency organization of federal agencies established originally as the Federal Library Committee by the Librarian of Congress, at the behest of federal librarians and the Office of Management and Budget (The Bureau of the Budget).
    • Opening Date: April 27, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 15, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Analyst in Science and Technology Policy (Vacancy#:VAR001243) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Resources, Science and Industry Division is seeking an Analyst in Science and Technology Policy. The analyst will cover information and communication technology policy, including policies addressing federal Internet and telecommunications subsidies, regulations, programs and initiatives. The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of policies and positions of major stakeholders and demonstrate the ability to develop expertise in new areas.
    • Opening Date: April 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 18, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Assistant Inspector General for Audits (Vacancy#:VAR001225) This position is located in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), which is an independent office within the Library of Congress as defined by 2 USC 185. The incumbent is directly supervised by the Inspector General. The Office of the Inspector General is responsible for conducting or overseeing all audits relating to programs and operations of the Library of Congress. Auditing includes planning,...
    • Opening Date: May 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 18, 2020
    • Grade Level: SL-00
    • Series: 0511
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Budget Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR001187) The position serves as a Budget Analyst in the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS) within the Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (LOC).Taylor Street location.
    • Opening Date: April 22, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 22, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0560
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Law Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR001220) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks a Law Librarian to support the work of the United States Congress. Candidates with a degree in library and information science (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, OR MSLS) are highly encourage to apply.
    • Opening Date: April 22, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 22, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1410
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Paralegal Specialist (Temporary Position) Location: Washington, DCPosition: Paralegal Specialist, GS-0950-11 ($72,030 to $93,638) – two positionsTour of Duty: Full-time – 40 hours per week The Congressional Research Service (CRS), American Law Division (ALD), seeks two Paralegal Specialists for full-time, temporary appointments, not-to-exceed 120 days. CRS works exclusively for the United States Congress, providing policy and legal analysis to committees and Members of both the House and Senate, regardless...
    • Opening Date: May 11, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 26, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-11
    • Series: 0950
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Program Analyst (Data Manager) (Vacancy#VAR001257) 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. The Data Manager is responsible for working to identify, define, and quantify Copyright Office data requirements, both for current and future needs, so that assigned technical personnel can translate those needs into products which...
    • Opening Date: May 12, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 26, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0343
  • 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
  • temporary ( u.s. citizens only )
    Project Manager (NTE 180 days) SummaryThe Federal Research Division (FRD) has provided fee-based research and analysis services to U.S. Government agencies and programs since 1948, drawing on the vast resources available through the Library and other sources. FRD has a long-established reputation for utilizing a full range of primary materials, data, scholarly works, and other sources to provide impartial and comprehensive analysis across a broad spectrum of sensitive and...
    • Opening Date: May 13, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 27, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Administration and Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001260) The position is located in the Office of the Chief of Staff within the Office of Librarian (LIBN). The incumbent reports to the Supervisory Program Management Specialist and provides support across the service unit to the Librarian of Congress, Principal Deputy Librarian, Chief of Staff and to division office units.The incumbent is responsible for the coordination of efforts associated with organizational efficiency and management,...
    • Opening Date: May 14, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 29, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 0301
  • 120 days ( library employees within library collections and services group (lcsg) only )
    Staff Innovator (Undescribed Duties Detail) Background In addition to the Innovator in Residence initiative (https://labs.www.tjssdd.com/people/innovator-in-residence-program/) and other programs to help the Library benefit from the experience of experts outside of the Library, the Library would like to find ways it can more benefit from the ingenuity, wisdom, and passion of our own staff to enact our Digital Strategy. To that end, LC Labs and the Library Collections and Services...
    • Opening Date: April 17, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 29, 2020
    • Grade Level: OPEN TO ALL
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Supervisory Program Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001232) This position serves as a Supervisory Program Specialist in the Office of External Relations (OER) within the Law Library of Congress (LLOC), Library Collections and Services Group (LCSG) at the Library of Congress (LOC). The position reports to the Law Librarian of Congress. The Office of External Relations (OER) is responsible for coordinating, disseminating and promoting information about the Law Library to Library staff,...
    • Opening Date: April 28, 2020
    • Closing Date: May 29, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 0301
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Manager of Donor Relations (Program Manager)(Vacancy#:VAR001249) This position is located in the Development Office, Chief Of Staff, Office of the Librarian. The Program Manager who serves as the Manager of Donor Relations is a member of the Development Office. Reporting to the Director of Development/Campaign Director, the Manager of Donor Relations (MDR) is responsible for designing, implementing and coordinating the Library-wide comprehensive stewardship program that appropriately and consistently promotes donor...
    • Opening Date: May 1, 2020
    • Closing Date: June 1, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0340
  • permanent ( library employees only )
    Coordinator of Research Planning (Vacancy#:VAR001198) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Coordinator of Research Planning to join its Foreign Affairs, Defense and Trade Division (FDT). As a member of the division’s management team, the Coordinator will serve as a principal CRS representative to Members, committees and officers of the United States Congress and will be instrumental in implementing the Service-wide outreach and vision strategy at the division level.Vacancy...
    • Opening Date: May 5, 2020
    • Closing Date: June 5, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-15
    • Series: 0101
  • permanent ( u.s. citizens only )
    Technical Information Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001280) Congressional Research Service (CRS), Office of Publishing (PUB) seeks a Technical Information Specialist to join its Content Management and Data Analytics Section.The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Office of Publishing (PUB) seeks a Technical Information Specialist to join its Content Management and Data Analytics Section. The selectee will be responsible for managing and organizing digital content in CRS repositories and databases, reporting on data metrics,...
    • Opening Date: May 15, 2020
    • Closing Date: June 5, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Human Resources Assistant (Vacancy#:VAR001222) This position is located in the Human Capital Directorate. The incumbent performs generalist duties related to HR and its servicing of the Library of Congress. Duties related to the areas of HR consulting for non-competitive appointments and internal placement, qualification standards application, personnel action requests processing, compensation management (pay setting, etc.), and others. Understanding and application of customer service principles are critical.
    • Opening Date: May 6, 2020
    • Closing Date: June 8, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-08
    • Series: 0203
  • permanent ( open to all )
    Register of Copyrights (Vacancy#:VAR001259) The Register of Copyrights (the Register) is the director of the U.S. Copyright Office, the principal federal agency that administers the U.S. Copyright Act. The Register is responsible for administering the provisions of copyright and related laws set out in Title 17 of the United States Code.
    • Opening Date: April 15, 2020
    • Closing Date: June 15, 2020
    • Grade Level: EX-03
    • Series: 0905
  • 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: June 19, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • 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
  • 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