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Applicants for IMLS positions should do their best to address the Quality Ranking Factors and any Selective Placement Factor, should one be cited, in detail. Descriptions should include education and work experience or a combination of the two, and should be results-oriented, rather than listings of tasks performed. Questions on any aspect of the vacancy announcements should be addressed to the IMLS Human Resources Office at 202-653-4676.

Office of Communications
Position Title: Director of Strategic Communications, AD-0301-00 (Equivalent to the GS-15 level)

Closing Date: Opened Until Filled

Area of consideration: All Qualified Candidates
Interested applicants may apply according to the requirements stated within the Public Notice Excepted Service (Director of Strategic Communications) (PDF, 75 KB). 

Office of Library Services
Vacancy announcement Number: ST-10620000-20-SW

Position Title: Associate Deputy Director (Discretionary Programs), GS-0301-15
Full Performance Level: GS-15
Closing Date: October 21, 2019

Area of consideration: All current and/or former Federal employees that are/were in permanent competitive service positions (status candidates). Well-qualified surplus/displaced Federal employees (ICTAP) in the local commuting area; Individuals with disabilities; Land & base management; Military spouses; Peace Corps & AmeriCorps Vista; Veterans; Family of overseas employees; VEOA eligible; and those eligible for non-competitive appointment under special hiring authorities.

Merit Promotion (government-wide): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/548102200 

Office of Library Services
Vacancy announcement Number: ST-10620001-20-SW

Position Title: Associate Deputy Director (Discretionary Programs), GS-0301-15
Full Performance Level: GS-15
Closing Date: October 21, 2019

Area of consideration: United States Citizens
Delegating Examining (general public): https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/548102800

Office of Grants, Policy, and Management
Vacancy announcement Number: ST-10613273-19-SW
Position Title: Director (Grants, Policy and Management), GS-0301-15

Full Performance Level: GS-15
Closing Date: October 23, 2019

Area of consideration: All current and/or former Federal employees that are/were in permanent competitive service positions (status candidates).  Well-qualified surplus/displaced Federal employees (ICTAP) in the local commuting area; Individuals with disabilities; Land & base management; Military spouses; Peace Corps & AmeriCorps Vista; Veterans;  Family of overseas employees; VEOA eligible; and those eligible for non-competitive appointment under special hiring authority.

Office of Grants, Policy, and Management
Vacancy announcement Number: DE-10615236-19-SW
Position Title: Director (Grants, Policy and Management), GS-0301-15

Full Performance Level: GS-15
Closing Date: October 23, 2019

Area of consideration: United States Citizens.

The link(s) for this job announcement(s) are below: 
Delegating Examining (general public):  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/546911600
Merit Promotion (government-wide):  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/546910300


The Institute of Museum and Library Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Selection for this position will be made solely on the basis of merit without regard to race, gender, color, religion, age, marital status, national origin, non-disqualifying handicap conditions, sexual orientation, political affiliation, or any other non-merit factors.