Job Opening Announcement – CDBG-MIT Grant Manager in Austin, Texas

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Community Development Block Grant- Mitigation (CDBG- MIT) Grant Manager

Full-Time Position

H2O Partners, a hazard mitigation and recovery consulting firm located in Austin, Texas, is seeking a qualified candidate for the full-time position of CDBG-MIT Grant Manager

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Texas General Land Office (GLO) in determining program applicant eligibility and awards.
  • Overseeing completion and tracking of the milestones for contracted projects.
  • Providing programmatic technical assistance to subrecipients, vendors, and GLO staff, as directed by the GLO.


  • Prior CDBG- DR experience—CDBG- Mitigation experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Title I of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974
  • Knowledge of Davis-Bacon and Related Acts
  • Knowledge of The Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Act (URA)
  • Knowledge of Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968
  • Knowledge of the Robert T. Stafford Relief and Emergency Assistance Act
  • Knowledge of other funding opportunities from sources such as the National Flood Insurance Program, Small Business Administration Disaster Loans, and the US Army Corps of Engineers
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office: MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Exhibit strong work ethic to include dependability, confidentiality, trustworthiness
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work remotely and be self-motivated
  • 5 years of relevant work experience preferred
  • College degree or equivalent experience


  • Ability to travel to meet with subrecipients as directed by the client

Salary & Benefits:

  • Comprehensive benefits package available
  • Salary will be competitive based on experience and qualifications

Please submit resume and cover letter to Pam Hawkins: