Job Title:Interpreter (American Sign Language)
Agency:Library of Congress
Job Announcement Number:130011
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|$74,872.00 to $97,333.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, April 12, 2013 to Friday, May 03, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Open - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington, DC, USView Map
WHO 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 immigration law and other legal requirements are met, and the Library determines there are no qualified U.S. citizens available for the position.|
The Library of Congress serves the Congress in fulfilling its duties and preserves and promotes knowledge and creativity for the benefit of the American people. It is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the world's largest library, with more than 145 million items in its physical collections (including books, manuscripts, prints, photos, film, video, and sound recordings) and almost 20 million items online. Located on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., the Library is the home of the U.S. Copyright Office, the Congressional Research Service (CRS), the Law Library of Congress and the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This position is located in the Office of Opportunity, Inclusiveness and Compliance (OIC), Office of Support Operations (OSO). The purpose of this position is to support and schedule the Library of Congress' American Sign Language Interpreting Program and to provide interpreting services for employees and visitors who are deaf and hard of hearing in the Library as a reasonable accommodation so that they are given an equal opportunity to fully participate in and contribute to the Library work environment and programs.
The position description number for this position is 238464.
The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.
The incumbent of this position will work a flextime work schedule.
This is a non-supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.
Relocation expenses are not authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.
For this position you will be asked to demonstrate your interpreting skill during the structured interview (ASL to spoken English and spoken English to ASL). If you are a finalist for the position you may be invited to return to the Library to demonstrate your interpreting skills.