Department of Commerce/Division of Natural Resources (DNR)/Office of Land and Streams/Kanawha County-Employee will work independently with minimal general direction, will assist and carry out the administration of the DNR Land Acquisition and Titles Management Program, and will coordinate and supervise specific phases on projects within it. Employee performs in-depth site and title investigations to determine feasibility of proposed land acquisition and use for DNR projects; conducts research and analysis of real estate; conducts in-depth reviews of county courthouse real estate records to substantiate and verify land title ownership and associated property rights; compiles and maintains DNR land use data and status reports; compiles and maintains mineral lease records; verifies lease compliance; prepares mineral royalty reports; directly negotiates property rights acquisitions with landowners and then coordinates all phases or real estate acquisitions, appraisal, abstracting, surveying, purchase funds invoicing package, processing and closing on those acquisitions, manages the real estate title on existing and newly acquired real estate held by DNR, and also reviews, prepares license, lease, and various rights-of-way agreements across and under DNR lands. Preference may be given to individuals with experience in real estate title work including research of county records and closings, and experience with mineral leases, including maintenance of lease records. Regular attendance is required. Performs other duties as required.
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ATTENTION: Applicant MUST VERIFY POST-HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION (DIPLOMAS, DEGREES, etc.), TRAINING, or LICENSURE EARNED pertaining to this position BY THE CLOSING DATE OF THE POSTING, if not previously verified. It may ONLY be in the form of a copy of an OFFICIAL transcript or diploma. If you are claiming Veteran's preference, please submit "MEMBER 4" form and/or your VA Letter. DOCUMENTATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER THE CLOSING DATE and you will not be considered for this vacancy. https://agency.governmentjobs.com/wv/job_bulletin.cfm?jobID=3021508&sharedWindow=0
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