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 WorkInTexas.com 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
Heritage Tourism Program Coordinator (Program Specialist V) 19-15 Austin, TX  10/09/2018 Until filled 
(TEMPORARY) Project Reviewer, Division of Architecture/History Programs Division (Program Specialist II/III)  19-17 Austin, TX 10/19/2018 On hold
Regional Reviewer, Division of Architecture (Program Specialist III) 19-24 Austin, TX  01/18/2019 On hold
Maintenance Supervisor (Maintenance Supervisor I) 19-1600-28 San Felipe, TX  02/07/2019 Until filled 
Site Manager, Fulton Mansion SHS (Program Supervisor IV) 19-1000-30 Rockport, TX 02/11/2019 Until filled 
Project Design Assistant - TMSP (Project Design Assistant) 19-35 Austin, TX  02/27/2019 Until filled 
Terrestrial Archeologist (Archeologist III) 19-39 Austin, TX  03/12/2019 Until filled
Project Design Assistant (Historic Sites Division) Project Design Assistant  19-41 Austin, TX  03/13/2019 Until filled
Local Government Preservation Specialist (Program Specialist III) 19-42 Austin, TX  03/13/2019 Until filled 
Information Resources Manager (Systems Analyst VI) 19-45 Austin, TX  03/29/2019 Until filled
(TEMPORARY) Grant Coordinator (Grant Coordinator I) 19-46 Austin, TX  04/02/2019 Until filled
Facilities Manager (Property Manager III) 19-47 Austin, TX  04/08/2019 Until filled 
Texas Main Street and Design Lead (Architect I, Architect II, or Architect III) 19-48 Austin, TX 04/08/2019 Until filled 
(TEMPORARY) Archeological Specialist (Archeologist II) 19-49 Austin, TX 04/18/2019 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.