Library Assistant – U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Library

GRADE & SALARY: PS 23 – 24 (Pay Range: $34,441 – $61,994)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit Library

Originally posted on Law Librarians’ Society of Washington D.C. Jobline:

Position Description:

In coordination with other library personnel, the incumbent will provides assistance to judges, legal staff, court employees, and library visitors. The work includes, but is not limited to, the following:

Performing collection maintenance in the main library and satellite locations, shelving, shifting of library materials under the supervision of a librarian, filing updates as needed, and shelf-reading in all library locations.

Operating copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment to complete tasks. Answering and transferring phone calls and relaying messages. Circulating library books and periodicals.

Assisting with the inter-library loan process; picks up and delivers nearby loans. Adding materials to, and removing materials from, the collection according to prescribed procedures.

Sorting and filing legislative documents, legal publications, and microfiche.

Preparing and filing correspondence and providing direct administrative support to the Circuit Librarian

How to Apply

Application packages must include an Employment Application (Form AO-78 – Visit the court’s website at and click on “Employment” within “The Court” tab). A cover letter is preferred. Only those selected for an interview will be notified.

You may email (preferred) in PDF or mail your complete package to:
E-Mail to:
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Human Resources, Suite 410
717 Madison Place, NW
Washington, DC 20439
Attn: Library Assistant CAFC-15-13

The job announcement will close Monday, September 7, 2015.

See job announcement for complete details, including qualifications, experience, and how to apply: