Job Overview


About the Agency

Copyright is protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The United States Copyright Office, a service unit of the Library of Congress under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers Copyright Law, advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters; provides international representation on copyright issues; administers copyright registrations; provides collections materials to the Library through voluntary registration and mandatory deposit programs; records documents relating to copyright chain of title; administers statutory license provisions of the law, including collecting and distributing royalties; maintains the world’s largest database of copyright public records; and, provides information and reference services to the public.   
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.
This position is located in the Copyright Office, Receipt Analysis and Control Division, In-Processing Section. 

The position description number for this position is 85536. 

This position has no promotion potential. 

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. 
Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.
This is a supervisory, non-bargaining unit position.

Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.


Provides administrative and technical supervision necessary for accomplishing the work of the section.  Performs functions involved in the short and long-term planning for the team. 
Ensures that team members process incoming mail, including currency, checks, and credit card information, ensuring security of received materials and observance of safety and security practices.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No