The Unit Head position in the Cataloging Section, Technical Services Division at the National Library of Medicine is now open on USAJOBS and will close on Tuesday, August 13, 2013. This brief posting period is because of the federal government’s interest in accelerating the hiring process and should not be interpreted as an indication that someone has already been selected.
 
Supervisory Librarian (MP)
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/348970600
MP stands for merit promotion. Applicants for MP announcements must be qualified current or former federal employees.
Supervisory Librarian (DE)
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/348964400
DE stands for delegated examining. Typically, candidates who are entering Federal service for the first time from the private sector will need to apply for delegated examining positions.
 
The position is for  a Supervisory Librarian GS-1410-13, with a salary range from $89,033 to $115,742 including locality pay per annum.
The Unit Head in the Cataloging Section serves as the head of one of three cataloging units and is responsible for:

The Technical Services Division contributes to the National Library of Medicine’s mission of providing biomedical research and health information worldwide through a variety of programs and activities, including:

In addition to an interesting, challenging work environment, NLM has a great location on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.  It is a short Metro ride from Washington D.C. and a short walk from Bethesda’s thriving restaurant and retail district.
Please contact Diane Boehr, Head, Cataloging Section, Technical Services Division at 301.435.7059 or [log in to unmask] with questions.