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Thank you for your interest in employment with the Texas Water Development Board (TWDB). Employees of the TWDB enjoy excellent benefits along with an incredible opportunity to do important work and make a positive difference for the state of Texas. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending, flexible work hours so you can have a work/life balance and much more! We encourage you to apply for positions that match your qualifications.

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Texas Licensed Engineering candidates external to TWDB will be eligible to receive a $5,000 recruitment bonus if selected.

Current Job Listings

In order to view the entire job posting requirements, please click on the job title for each posting. Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States without requiring sponsorship.

All applications for employment with the TWDB must be submitted via email to or in Work In Texas prior to the job posting closing. PAPER and FAX APPLICATIONS WILL NO LONGER BE ACCEPTED, except for TWDB internal job applicants.

Open Positions
Job Title ID# Status Salary/Mo
Senior Engineer (Engineer IV) 20-08R REVISED 10/21/2020 $5,800.00 - $6,500.00*
Senior Water Resources Engineer (Engineer V-VI) 20-44 05/15/2020 $5,784.58 - $8,562.25*
Contract Specialist III 21-13R REPOST 01/22/2021 $3,520.34 – $4,170.00*
Strategic Communications Manager (Manager II) 21-18R REPOST 02/16/2021 $5,800.00 - $6,250.00*
Water Resources Engineer (Engineer IV) 21-19 12/17/2020 $5,258.67 - $6,375.00*
Manager of Flood Protection Planning Grants (Manager V) 21-20R REPOST 02/22/2021 $6,542.00 - $6,871.00*
Engineering Reviewer (Project Manager I/II) 21-21 12/17/2020 $4,200.00 - $5,335.83*
Purchaser II/III/IV 21-32 02/23/2021 $2,595.34 - $4,500.00*
Flood Coordinator (Program Specialist IV-VI) 21-33 REVISED 04/02/2021 $5,208.00 - $5,917.00*
AMPSS Coordinator (Program Specialist IV-VI) 21-34 03/12/2021 $4,956.00 - $5,917.00*
Revenue Accountant (Accountant I – III) 21-35 03/10/2021 $2,595.34 - $4,200.00*
CFO to Go Manager (Financial Examiner VI) 21-36 INTERNAL POSTING 03/18/2021 $6,363.00 - $7,500.00*
Grant Coordinator II 21-37 TEMPORARY POSITION 03/19/2021 $3,763.17 – 4,956.08*
Attorney I 21-39 03/30/2021 $4,666.67
Groundwater Modeler (Geoscientist IV, Hydrologist IV, or Engineer III) 21-41 04/02/2021 $4,598.67 - $6,503.00*
Groundwater Monitoring Specialist (Natural Resources Specialist II) 21-42 04/08/2021 $3,453.01
Geographic Information Specialist V (Senior GIS Analyst) 21-43 04/13/2021 $7,000.00
Administrative Assistant V 21-44 04/13/2021 $3,081.34 - $3,650.00*
Director of Conservation & Innovative Water Technologies Division (Director II) 21-45 04/12/2021 $6,363.00 - $8,250.00*
Data Remediation Specialist (Program Specialist I-III) 21-46 04/16/2021 $3,081.34 - $4,583.33*
Systems Analyst IV 21-47 04/21/2021 $4,301.17 – $6,000.00*
Project Manager I-II (Engineering Reviewer) 21-48 04/21/2021 $4,200.00 - $5,000.00*
Closed Positions
Job Title ID# Closed Date Salary/Mo
Accounts Payable Accountant (Accountant I/II) 21-02 CLOSED 04/01/2021 $2,595.34 - $3,895.00*
Financial Examiner II 21-04R CLOSED 04/08/2021 $3,520.34 - $4,095.00*
Network Specialist V 21-25R CLOSED 04/19/2021 $5,833.34 - $6,675.00*
Executive Assistant I 21-27 CLOSED 02/08/2021 $3,082.00 - $3,750.00*
Programmer III - IV 21-29 CANCELLED 04/14/2021 $6,065.75 - $7,003.55*
Flood Mapping GIS Specialist (Geographic Information Specialist II) 21-38 CLOSED 04/16/2021 $3,763.17 - $4,332.08*
Water Conditions Hydrologist (Hydrologist II) 21-40 CLOSED 04/16/2021 $3,520.34 ‒ $4,449.83*

* Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications

Application Instruction

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

For any questions or concerns, please contact Human Resources by phone at (512) 475-2142 or via email:

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Texas Water Development Board does not discriminate on basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, sexual orientation, age, or disability in employment or provision of services, programs, or activities.

Americans with Disabilities

The TWDB is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits of employment, please contact the Human Resources Division for assistance at (512) 475-2142. Deaf and hard of hearing applicants may contact our office via Relay Texas at 1-800-735-2989 (TTY/TDD).

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.


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.