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
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 On hold
Historic Sites Visitor Relations Representative (Customer Service Representative II) 21-500-33 Denison, TX  05/17/2021 Until filled
Project Reviewer, Archeology Division (Archeologist I) 21-35 Austin, TX 05/18/2021 On hold
Project Reviewer, Courthouse Preservation Program (Environmental Protection Specialist III/IV or Architect I/II) 21-36 Austin, TX 05/19/2021 On hold
Site Manager, Charles and Mary Ann Goodnight Ranch State Historic Site (Park/Historic Site Superintendent III) 21-2600-40 Goodnight, TX 06/14/2021 On hold
Office Manager (Administrative Assistant III) 21-1200-41 Sweeny, TX 06/16/2021 On hold
Project Reviewer, Disaster Assistance Program (Environmental Protection Specialist III/IV or Architect I) 21-42 Austin, TX 06/18/2021 On hold
Educator/Interpreter (Program Specialist II) 21-2500-43 Washington, TX 06/21/2021 On hold
Educator/Interpreter (Program Specialist II) 21-2600-44 Goodnight, TX 06/21/2021 On hold
Custodian (Custodian III) 21-2500-45 Washington, TX  06/25/2021 On hold
Archeology Lab Technician (Archeologist I) 21-1200-46 Sweeny, TX 06/25/2021 Until filled
Maintenance Supervisor (Maintenance Supervisor I) 21-2600-47 Goodnight, TX 06/25/2021 On hold
Project Reviewer, Federal and State Review Program (Environmental Protection Specialist III/IV or Architect I/II) 21-48 Austin, TX 06/30/2021 Until filled
Historic Sites Project Design Specialist or Architect (Project Design Specialist III or Architect I/II) 21-49 Austin, TX 07/02/2021 Until filled
Helpdesk Specialist (Systems Support Specialist III) 21-100-50 Fredericksburg, TX 07/14/2021 Until filled
Group Sales and Events Coordinator (Program Specialist I) 21-2100-51 Austin, TX 07/14/2021 Until filled
Office Manager (Administrative Assistant III) 21-1100-52 Castroville, TX  07/19/2021 Until filled
Youth Education Specialist (Education Specialist II) 21-53 Austin, TX 07/19/2021 Until filled
Educator/Interpreter (Program Specialist II) 21-1100-54 Castroville, TX  07/27/2021 Until filled
Retail Development Manager (Program Specialist III) 21-1600-55 San Felipe, TX 07/30/2021 Until filled
Gift Shop Assistant Manager (Inventory Store Specialist II/III) 21-2500-56 Washington, TX 07/30/2021 08/12/2021

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.