Multiple Positions – Library of Congress

Several positions were posted this week from the Library of Congress. They can be found here:

http://www.loc.gov/hr/employment/index.php?action=cMain.showJobs

Librarian (Vacancy #: 150273)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Northeast Asia Section, Asian and Middle Eastern Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 5, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.

Supervisory Library Technician (Vacancy #: 150250)
GS-1411-09 — Library Services (U.S. Arts, Sciences and Humanities (USASH) Division or the U.S. Programs, Law and Literature (USPRLL) Division in the Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 21, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 11, 2016

This position serves as the supervisor of a group of employees responsible for searching and processing print and electronic books received through the Copyright Office and the Cataloging in Publication (CIP), and Pre-assigned Control Number (PCN) Programs. The staffs perform this work in multiple complex online systems, creating and updating online records, resolving bibliographic record problems, referring materials received to appropriate locations, and processing incoming mail. The Supervisory Library Technician has wide latitude for exercising initiative and creatively reviewing procedures and policies on a continuous basis to ensure quality and optimal productivity.
The position is located in the U.S. Arts, Sciences and Humanities (USASH) Division or the U.S. Programs, Law and Literature (USPRLL) Division in the Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate within Library Services.

The position description number for this position is 343571.

Librarian (Vacancy #: 150299)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Iberia/Rio Section, African, Latin American and Western European Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 12, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.

Librarian (Vacancy #: 150298)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Africa Section, African, Latin American and Western European Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 12, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.

Librarian (Collections Specialist)/ Reference Librarian (Vacancy #: 150272)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Humanities and Social Sciences, Collections and Services) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 21, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 12, 2016

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, micro format and computer file materials of research value in the humanities and social sciences. In addition, the Division has custodial responsibility for the Library’s growing holdings of micro format material, and computer file material, such as CD-ROMs, computer software and books with disks. The Division maintains reference collections for its reading rooms, bearing responsibility for the development, bibliographic control, processing, and general custody of these collections. For visiting scholars the Division offers a program of special services and facilities, including colloquia and intellectual exchange. The work of the Division affects the development of Library programs and the policies, standards, and principles used by librarians in government, public and academic libraries throughout the United States. The incumbent exercises initiative, judgment, tact, and flexibility in meeting the reference requirements of constituents, is familiar with the rapidly growing and complex body of library and information science, and maintains a working knowledge of the operation and resources of the Division and the Library as a whole.

This position is located in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Collections and Services, Library Services.

The position description number for this position is 10703.

Library Technician (Vacancy #: 150275)
GS-1411-05 — Library Services (Asian and Middle Eastern Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $35,265.00 – $45,844.00
Opening Date: Mar 23, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 13, 2016

This position is located in the Asian and Middle Eastern Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate, Library Services.
The incumbent of this position performs major technician duties for the functions of acquisitions, cataloging, and serials control. A foreign language may be required for this position depending on the geographical area for which functions are being performed. For example, staff processing and cataloging materials from South America need knowledge of the Spanish language.

Librarian (Vacancy #: 150284)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (CIP and ISSN Section, U.S. Programs, Law and Literary Division, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 21, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.

Librarian (Vacancy #: 150306)
GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Rare Materials Section, U.S./Anglo, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 21, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.

Librarian (Vacancy #: 160021)

GS-1410-09 — Library Services (Rare Materials Section, U.S./Anglo, Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access Directorate) — $53,435.00 – $69,460.00
Opening Date: Mar 22, 2016
Closing Date: Apr 21, 2016

This position is located in any of the divisions that come under the Directorate of Acquisitions and Bibliographic Access. It is a hybrid position that combines major duties of both the acquisition specialist and the cataloger.