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JOB OBJECTIVE: Under the supervision of the Longhorn Herd Manager, this position performs moderately complex herd management and technical assistance work for the State of Texas Longhorn Herd of the Texas Historical Commission (THC). Work responsibilities include assisting in preserving, protecting, operating, and managing the Official State of Texas Longhorn Herd. Responsibilities include but are not limited to helping the herd manager in managing the Longhorn breeding and reproduction program to ensure the integrity of this historic herd, assisting in the oversight of the health and future viability of all herd members, and assisting with range and pasture surveys, studies, and inspections. The Herd Assistant will also deliver interpretive and educational Longhorn and other programs in cooperation with the herd manager, site manager, and Fort Griffin SHS. Other duties include cultural and natural resource stewardship, security and safety programs, maintenance and repair of facilities, grounds, and equipment, customer service, public relations, marketing and promotion, interpretation and education, special events, and community outreach. Work under general supervision, with limited latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
|Job Vacancy Notice|
|Position Title:||Lead Educator/Interpreter|
|Classification Title:||Program Specialist III|
|Job Posting Number:||24-700-20|
|Closing Date:||Until filled|
|Work Location Address:||State of Texas Longhorn Herd, 1701 N US Albany, TX 76430|
To apply for this position, please complete the electronic
State of Texas Application for Employment through CAPPS Recruit.