This position provides right-of-way acquisition and property management services.
Qualifications: To perform effectively in this position, the incumbent must have knowledge of real estate operations at a level acquired through the completion of a two-year degree in agriculture, business administration, or related field and three years of experience in right-of-way, real estate, farming, or land management; or a high school diploma or equivalent (GED or HSED) and five years of related experience in right-of-way, real estate, farming or land management. The incumbent must be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, have a strong background in property title searches, and must be proficient with personal computers, Microsoft Word, Outlook, and GIS applications. A valid driver’s license is required. This position is required to travel up to 90 percent of the time by car with occasional overnight stays.
Typical Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands: This position requires frequent sitting and standing/walking; and occasional reaching below and above shoulder level, use of keyboard/computer, bending, kneeling, lifting/carrying up to 10 pounds, and pushing/pulling up to 20 pounds. It also requires finger dexterity and hand coordination. This position requires good hearing and vision, and the ability to speak. It also requires the ability to read and understand maps and legal descriptions, develop plans, procedures, and goals; present information to others; and work under stress to complete projects within deadlines. Incumbent must effectively be able to work alone, in a team environment, and on multiple projects at one time. This position must be able to operate a motor vehicle. Frequent travel is required for this position.