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 32 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 CAPPS Recruit website, Only applications submitted through the CAPPS Recruit website will be accepted and considered.

***NOTE:  All CAPPS Recruit job postings extend priority of service to veterans.

Position Title THC Number Location Opening Date Status
CHD Programs Specialist (Program Specialist I) 21-29 Austin, TX 04/19/2021 On hold
Accounts Payable Specialist (Accountant III) 21-30 Austin, TX 04/24/2021 On hold
Assistant Site Manager, Fulton Mansion State Historic Site (Assistant Park/Historic Site Superintendent I) 21-1000-31 Rockport, TX 05/12/2021 Until filled
Maintenance Specialist, Backup Utility Plant Operator (Maintenance Specialist III) 21-2400-32 La Porte, TX 05/12/2021 Until filled

To apply for positions listed above, go to CAPPS Recruit.

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.