Job Opportunities

The Texas Historical Commission includes professionals in many disciplines including archeologists, architects, accountants, project design assistants, historians, community development specialists, museum and curatorial professionals, purchasers, communicators, information technologists, and administrative support. At our 22 historic sites, we may also employ museum and education specialists, sales staff, tour guides, graphic designers, administrators, maintenance technicians and supervisors. See the list below for current openings at our Austin headquarters or at one of our historic sites throughout the state. Click on the position title to view the complete posting.

To apply for these positions, you will be directed to the Texas Workforce Commission website, Work In Texas, below. Only applications submitted through the Work In Texas website will be accepted and considered.

***NOTE:  All job postings are held temporarily (48 hours) in order to extend priority of service to veterans.  Postings are then opened to the public***

Position Title THC Number Location Opening Date Status
Project Design Assistant (Texas Main Street Program) 18-53 Austin, TX  03/21/2018 On hold
Hispanic Outreach Coordinator (Program Specialist II) 18-17R Austin, TX  04/06/2018 On hold
Local Government Preservation Specialist (Program Specialist III) 18-58 Austin, TX  04/12/2018 On hold
Maintenance Specialist (Maintenance Specialist III) 18-61 Austin, TX  04/17/2018 Until filled 
Regional Reviewer, Division of Architecture (Program Specialist III) 18-63 Austin, TX  04/30/2018 On hold
Terrestrial Archeologist (Archeologist III) 18-64 Austin, TX  05/02/2018 On hold 
Chief Financial Officer/Director of Staff Services 18-67 Austin, TX 05/31/2018 Until filled
Maintenance Specialist (Maintenance Specialist II) Temporary Terminate 9/30/2018 18-300-68 San Antonio, TX  06/04/2018 Until filled 
Antiquities Code Program Specialist (Program Specialist II) 18-69 Austin, TX  06/07/2018 Until filled
HSD Administrative Assistant (Administrative Assistant III) 18-70 Austin, TX 06/13/2018 Until filled
Archeological Collections Manager (Program Specialist IV) 18-71 Austin, TX  06/13/2018 Until filled
Exhibit and Interpretive Design Specialist (Program Specialist IV) 18-72 Austin, TX  06/13/2018 Until filled
Regional Collections Manager (Program Specialist III) - INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY 18-1800-73 West Columbia, TX 06/13/2018 06/19/2018
Regional Collections Manager (Program Specialist III) - INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY 18-1500-74 Paris, TX 06/13/2018 06/19/2018
Director, Division of Architecture (Director I) 18-75 Austin, TX  06/15/2018 Until filled 

To apply for positions listed above, go to Work In Texas.

THC participates in E-Verify and will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.