Two Librarian Positions – Washington, D.C.

Position: Librarian (Fellow)
Location: Securities and Exchange Commission – Washington, D.C.
Salary Range: $120,525.00 to $198,204.00 / Per Year
Closes: Wednesday 4/27/2016

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:


If selected, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for serving as a librarian for the SEC. The employee provides expertise related to librarian services to internal clients; marketing library resources to staff; and supporting the SEC’s objective of making information available to employees and the public. The employee performs a wide range of assignments in support of Library services related to information research, acquisition, marketing.

Typical Duties Include:

Providing support for Commission requests, complex reference, and in-depth business and legal research questions.
Responsible for remaining current on technological applications and best practices relevant to the provision of sophisticated library services.
Serves as technical expert in acquisitions librarianship on cross-Commission and cross-agency committees, including the Data Working Group and the Information Asset Oversight Committee.
Providing general library technical support services.
Developing and implementing policies, procedures, standards and goals relating to the procurement of print resources, data sources and electronic information services to continuously improve efficiencies and workflow.
Maintaining a database of reference requests and sources.

Katie L. Fox
Phone: (202)551-4122

Position: Technical Information Specialist

Location: Peace Corps – Washington, D.C.
Salary Range: $68,142.00 to $100,070.00 / Per Year
Closes: Monday 4/25/2016

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:


The Technical Information Specialist (Librarian) performs the following major duties:

Serves as the professional librarian responsible for administering all aspects of a full-service library program to include administration, management, technical and public services.Manages the collections, including acquisitions of materials and the development of policies and procedures.Performs original or modified descriptive cataloging, subject analysis, and Dewey Decimal classification of a wide variety of specialized information in all formats.Maintains circulation records of all library items that are borrowed and responsible for overseeing the return of materials on schedule.Access the needs of Information Resource Center (IRC) managers in supporting the technical information resource needs of Volunteers and staff at their post.Develops revisions, updates and additions to the Sustainable Library Development Training Package in coordination with OPATS staff.Advises and provides knowledge on evaluating demand for publications and information resources.