Employment and Internship Opportunities at the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

As Texans work together with the rest of the nation to prevent the potential spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), TDLR wants to protect the health and safety of our current and prospective employees. As a result, we are postponing our hiring process for some positions. We do plan on reposting positions in the near future and encourage you to subscribe to the TDLR Employment Opportunities E-Mail List to receive notice by e-mail when this or other new job openings are posted.

TDLR employs 505 people in a wide variety of professional, administrative and technical positions and provides a total compensation package that enables us to attract, motivate, and retain highly skilled and talented employees. Our employees also enjoy agency and state benefits and the opportunity to contribute toward TDLR's vision of being the leader in public service by creating innovative, low cost and regulatory best practices, and cultivating employees who provide exceptional customer service.

TDLR was recognized as the Model Regulatory Agency for the state of Texas in its last Sunset Commission review and ranked one of Austin's Top 25 Mid-Sized Employers by the Austin American-Statesman in 2010, 2011 and 2013. Additionally, the Texas Quality Foundation recognized TDLR with the Foundation's Progress Level Award for outstanding organizational management and performance in 2011.

Please scroll below to find current openings. You can also sign up to receive email notices when new job openings are posted. To learn more about TDLR's mission, goals, and what we do, please visit our Compact with Texans page. If you have any questions or comments, please call the Human Resources Office at 512-463-7184.

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TDLR is a proud member of the We Hire Vets employer recognition program, which identifies Texas employers whose workforce consists of at least ten percent military veterans. The program is a component of the Texas Operation Welcome Home initiative to identify gaps in services to Texas service members transitioning into civilian life. Currently, twelve percent of TDLR’s staff are U.S. military veterans, representing all branches of service. Read more about TDLR’s outreach to military service members, veterans, and spouses.


Internships with TDLR

The TDLR Internship program is an opportunity for students to gain practical and meaningful work experience. You will learn and develop marketable skill sets and be exposed to valuable networking prospects. A promising career in the public sector awaits you and the TDLR Internship Program would like to assist you in getting there.

Internship currently available


Applying for Jobs with TDLR

To apply for a job with TDLR, please submit a TYPED, COMPLETED State of Texas Employment Application.

The necessary forms and information for applying with TDLR can be found here:

Applications are only accepted for posted positions and must be submitted by fax or email on the closing date.

Current Openings

Regulatory Program Management - Building and Mechanical - Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Program Specialist - Program Specialist IV
Posting Number: 0903-22
Group/Step: B20, Position: 463
Opening Date: 09/17/21
Closing Date: until filled
$53,412- $58,500 annually

Enforcement/ Investigations - Administrative Assistant - Administrative Assistant IV
Posting Number: 0905-22
Group/Step: A15, Position: 375
Opening Date: 09/24/21
Closing Date: until filled
$38.000.04- $44,000.04 annually

Deputy Boiler Inspector - *Bexar County - Boiler Inspector I
Posting Number: 0907-22
Group/Step: B20, Position: 353
Opening Date: 09/29/21
Closing Date: until filled
$54,837.60- $57,766.80 annually

Deputy Boiler Inspector - *NE Houston - Boiler Inspector I
Posting Number: 0908-22
Group/Step: B20, Position: 103
Opening Date: 09/29/21
Closing Date: until filled
$54,837.60- $57,766.80 annually

Water Well Driller Hydrologist - Hydrologist II
Posting Number: 1003-22
Group/Step: B19, Position: 552
Opening Date: 10/08/21
Closing Date: until filled
$46,728- $49,968 annually

Financial Services - Expenditure Accountant - Accountant III
Posting Number: 1004-22
Group/Step: B17, Position: 55
Opening Date: 10/15/21
Closing Date: until filled
$42,300 - $47,250 annually

Licensing - Licensing Support Team - Administrative Assistant III
Posting Number: 1005-22
Group/Step: A13, Position: 38
Opening Date: 10/28/21
Closing Date: until filled
$32,568- $36,900.08 annually

Enforcement - Administrative Assistant III - Intake Administrative Assistant III *2 Positions
Posting Number: 1006-22
Group/Step: A13, Position: 367,246
Opening Date: 10/29/21
Closing Date: until filled
$32,568- $36,900.08 annually

Financial Services - Revenue Accountant - Accountant III
Posting Number: 1101-22
Group/Step: B17, Position: 299, 525
Opening Date: 11/05/21
Closing Date: until filled
$42,300- $47,250 annually

Field Inspections - Field Inspector - Inspector III East Region - Houston (Central Houston, East Houston, Bellaire, TX. and Surrounding Area)
Posting Number: 1102-22
Group/Step: B17, Position: 221
Opening Date: 11/05/21
Closing Date: until filled
$42,426 annually

Enforcement/Prosecution - Intake Legal Assistant - Legal Assistant II
Posting Number: 1103-22
Group/Step: B17, Position: 148
Opening Date: 11/18/21
Closing Date: until filled
$42,000 - $43,350 annually

RPM/Business and Professional - Building and Professional Section Manager - Manager V
Posting Number: 1104-22
Group/Step: B26, Position: 198
Opening Date: 11/18/21
Closing Date: until filled
$87,768- $96,500.04 annually

Financial Services/Contracts and Procurement - Contract Administrator - Contract Specialist III
Posting Number: 1105-22
Group/Step: B19, Position: 528
Opening Date: 11/18/21
Closing Date: until filled
$49,968- $59,088 annually

Executive Office/Office of Strategic Communication - Government Relations Officer - Government Relations Specialist II
Posting Number: 1106-22
Group/Step: B25, Position: 432
Opening Date: 11/18/21
Closing Date: until filled
$77,160.00- $93,500.04 annually

General Counsel/ Transparency and Records Accountability - Senior Legal Assistant- Open Records Coordinator - Legal Assistant IV
Posting Number: 1108-22
Group/Step: B21, Position: 58
Opening Date: 11/19/21
Closing Date: until filled
$57,096- $65,500.08 annually

Office of Strategic Communication/Advisory Board & Anti-Trafficking Human Trafficking Team Lead Program Specialist VI
Posting Number: 1109-22
Group/Step: B23, Position: 490
Opening Date: 11/23/21
Closing Date: 12/3/21
$67,476- $74,000.04 annually

Licensing-License and Permit Specialist License and Permit Specialist II
Posting Number: 1111-22
Group/Step: B14, Position: 49
Opening Date: 11/23/21
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
$37,115.16- $38,200.08 annually

General Counsel/ Rule Rules Coordinator Legal Assistant III
Posting Number: 1110-22
Group/Step: B19, Position: 483
Opening Date: 11/23/21
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
$48,324- $52,500 annually

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