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Cumberland County Seeking Director of Community Development


Job Position


Director of Community Development

Job Description 


The Director performs management responsibilities for federal grants received directly from HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) (e.g. CDBG, HOME, CoC programs), as well as grant funds received through the Pennsylvania’s Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) and other federal and state programs (EPA Brownfields, USDA, etc…) Oversees implementation of housing and commercial storefront rehabilitation programs and implementation and completion of homeownership programs for Cumberland County and the Borough of Carlisle. Performs management and oversight responsibilities for regulatory compliance on programs run through the Community Development Division.

Job Requirements 


Any combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. At minimum a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Master’s degree in public administration, business administration, urban planning or other community-development related field is preferred. Direct experience with federal programs (CDBG, HOME, ESG, etc…) is desired.

How to Apply


To apply please submit a letter of interest and resume to: Human Resources, CCHRA, 114 North Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA 17013. Deadline for submittal is 3/22/19. Equal Opportunity Employer.