Career Opportunities

Employees of the Texas Water Development Board enjoy excellent benefits along with an incredible opportunity to do important work and make a positive difference for the state of Texas.  Thank you for your interest in employment with the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB).  We encourage you to apply for positions that match your qualifications. 

Current Job Listings

In order to view the entire job posting requirements, please click on the job title for each posting.

Job Title ID# Status Salary Location
Project and Outreach Specialist (Project Manager II/Engineer II) 15-67 08/12/2015 $4,301.16 - $4,600.00 Lubbock
Financial Analyst I/II 15-74 CLOSED 12/17/2015 $4,100.00-$5,000.00* Austin
Senior Writer/Editor (Information Specialist IV or V) 16-10 CLOSED 01/20/2016 $4,166.00 - $4,599.00 Austin
Cooperating Technical Partner Program Specialist Program Specialist III 16-13 10/28/2015 $5,160.00 Austin
Program Specialist III 16-16 11/24/2015 $3,872.60 Austin
Systems Administrator III (Help Desk - Tier 2) 16-17 CLOSED 01/29/2016 $5,000.00 - $5,625.00 Austin
Python Software Developer (Programmer III/IV) 16-18 12/17/2015 $5,400.00 - $6,406.00 Austin
MS SQL Server Database Administrator (Data Base Administrator I/II) 16-19 12/18/2015 $4,500.00 - $5,279.00 Austin
Natural Resources Specialist III 16-20 CLOSED 02/02/2016 $4,000.00 Austin
Accountant II (PART TIME) 16-23 CLOSED 01/24/2016 $1,500.00 – $1,875.00 Austin
Flood Mitigation Planning Field Representative (Program Specialist III) 16-25 01/22/2016 $4,166.67 Austin
Internal Posting - Senior Engineer (Engineer V) 16-26 REVISED 02/02/2016 $5,258.67 Austin
Internal Posting - Director, Surface Water Resources (Director III) 16-27 02/03/2016 $8,000.00 Austin

* Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
** Applicants who have already applied prior to this revision will remain in the applicant pool for consideration.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without requiring sponsorship.

Application Instruction

All TWDB job postings require a State of Texas Application. For further details on "How to apply".

All State of Texas Applications must be submitted to TWDB Human Resources in Austin at the address below via mail, hand delivery, fax to (512) 463-7644, via email at or via Work in Texas. For any questions or concerns, please contact Human Resources by phone at (512) 475-2142 or via email:

Physical Address:
Texas Water Development Board - Human Resources Division
1700 North Congress, Suite #670
Austin, Texas 78701

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13231
Austin, Texas 78711-3231

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.  The Texas Water Development Board is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.  The TWDB is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.  If you need any special accommodations during the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Division for assistance at 512/475-2142.

TWDB participates in E-Verify! Information from each new employee's Form I-9 will be provided to the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to confirm work authorization.

SELECTIVE SERVICE REGISTRATION.  Selective Service Registration: Males born on or after January 1, 1960, between the ages of 18-25, will be required to present proof of Selective Service Registration on the first day of employment or proof of exemption from Selective Service registration requirement.  Online registration and proof of registration is available on the Selective Service System's website.