1 Position: Washington DC

Job Position: Librarian (Acquisitions)

Location: Applied Research and Methods (ARM) team, Office of the Managing Director, Government Accountability Office

Salary: $99,215 to $157,896 per year
Full vacancy announcement available on USAJobs.gov


This position is located in the Applied Research and Methods (ARM) team, Office of the Managing Director. The Managing Director’s office provides research librarian and web survey services, and is the focal point for coordinating ARM’s contributions to studies of GAO’s internal business processes.


In addition to the education requirement, you must have 1 year (52 weeks) of specialized experience at the next lower band or level equivalent to the GS-13 in the Federal Service, or comparable private or public sector experience which has equipped you with the skills and knowledge to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience for this position is defined as experience managing library acquisition services for a federal library or information center with one or more areas of agency interest (e.g. law, legislative activity and procedures, accounting and finance, economics, health service, national defense, and/or natural resources); and evaluating and acquiring electronic resources in support of research.
You must also meet the following Selective Placement Factor (SPF): You must hold at minimum an active FAC-COR Level I certification. Proof of certification is required as part of your application.