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 21 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.


Position Title THC Number Location Opening Date Status
Program Supervisor III (Site Manager) 16-1100-21 Castroville, TX 6/17/2016 Closed
Program Supervisor III (Site Manager) 16-1300-25 El Paso, TX 10/31/2016 Re-opened
Program Specialist IV/Architect II (Preservation Specialist, Texas Main Street Program) 16-34 Austin, TX 7/20/2016 Until Filled
Customer Service Representative II (Historic Sites Visitor Relations) - Part Time 16-300-26 San Antonio, TX 8/1/2016 Until Filled
Program Specialist II (Educator/Interpreter) 16-400-27 Mexia, TX  10/31/2016 Re-opened
Information Specialist IV (Communications Projects Coordinator) 16-36 Austin, TX 8/15/2016 Closed
Human Resources Specialist III 17-2 Austin, TX 10/31/2016 Closed
Program Specialist II (Educator/Interpreter) 17-1700-3 Marshall, TX 10/19/2016 Re-opened
Program Specialist III (Development Manager) 17-4 Austin, TX 12/05/2016 Until Filled
Maintenance Specialist III 17-1800-5 West Columbia, TX 12/05/2016 Until Filled
Maintenance Specialist III 17-1400-6 Port Arthur, TX 12/05/2016 Until Filled

To apply for positions listed above:

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.

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