Stewards of the iconic buildings and grounds of Capitol Hill since 1793.

Featured

This painting by Allyn Cox depicts the cornerstone laying ceremony and is currently on display in the House Wing of the U.S. Capitol Building.
The cornerstone was laid on Wednesday, September 18, 1793, during the first...

Featured

A virtual Map of Capitol Hill from above
View a map of the U.S. Capitol and other buildings and grounds cared for by the...

Featured

Painted portrait of Dr. William Thornton
The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the builder and steward of America’s...

Featured

Slave Labor Commemorative Marker in Emancipation Hall at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.
Interpreters in Exhibition Hall and Emancipation Hall use a variety of hands-on...

Human Capital Management Division

Human Capital Management Division employee making a phone call

The Human Capital Management Division provides professional, innovative and customer-focused human capital programs and services in support of the AOC's mission to serve Congress and the American public. This division oversees a variety of services at the AOC including employment, benefits, workers' compensation, payroll and more.

Questions about employment opportunities with the Architect of the Capitol should be directed to this division at 202.226.7000.

Learn more about working at the AOC. »