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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.

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*
Regional Flood Planner (Planner II) 20-28 REVISED 08/11/2020 $3,750.00 - $4,170.16*
Senior Water Resources Engineer (Engineer V-VI) 20-44 05/15/2020 $5,784.58 - $8,562.25*
Water Resources Specialist or Water Resources Engineer (Engineering Specialist II-VI or Engineer I-III) 20-45 REVISED 08/17/2020 $3,293.42 - $6,666.67*
Budget Officer (Budget Analyst III) 20-54 06/11/2020 $4,023.00 - $4,400.00*
Systems Analyst IV 20-57 REVISED 07/10/2020 $4,301.17 – $5,850.00*
Programmer III - IV 20-67 REVISED 08/07/2020 $6,065.75 - $7,003.55
Credit Analyst (Financial Analyst I) 20-71 09/11/2020 $3,763.17 - $4,850.00*
State Programs Coordinator (Program Specialist II-VI) 20-73 08/27/2020 $3,900.00 - $5,626.00*
Accounts Payable Accountant (Accountant I/II) 21-02 09/23/2020 $2,595.34 - $3,895.00*
Help Desk Support (Systems Support Specialist I/II/III) 21-03 09/22/2020 $3,081.34 - $4,393.53*
Financial Examiner II 21-04 10/08/2020 $3,520.34 - $4,095.00*
Director of Procurement and Contract Services (Director III) 21-05 10/06/2020 $6,999.25 - $8,812.00*
Recorder Program Specialist (Natural Resources Specialist II) 21-06 10/14/2020 $3,360.00 - $3,590.39*
Data Analyst IV 21-07 10/28/2020 $4,917.00 - $6,334.00*
Engineering Reviewer (Engineer I-III) 21-08 10/20/2020 $5,250.00 - $6,297.96*
Water Loss Specialist (Program Specialist III) 21-10 10/29/2020 $4,075.00 - $4,348.00*
Closed Positions
Job Title ID# Closed Date Salary/Mo
Financial Analyst II 20-21 CLOSED 02/28/2020 $4,301.17 - $5,000.00*
Flood Planning Data Analyst (Data Analyst III) 20-63 CLOSED 10/07/2020 $4,301.17 - $5,670.58*
Software Developer (Programmer II/III) 20-66R CLOSED 10/19/2020 $4,023.17 - $6,500.00*
Environmental Reviewer (Natural Resources Specialist III) 21-01 CLOSED 10/22/2020 $3,520.34 - $4,200.00*

* 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.