Senior Right of Way Specialist

Bowman Consulting   •  

Chantilly, VA

8 - 10 years

Posted 264 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identifies land ownership from available public records.
  • Researches, reviews, analyzes and titles; identify defects and outline curative.
  • Negotiates the acquisition of right-of-way, easements, and other property interest, as necessary on the company’s client behalf.
  • Negotiates property damage settlements and loss claimsassociated with client’s capital projects.
  • Prepare right-of-way related cost estimates associated with land and right-of-way project acquisition.
  • Prepares landowner notification letters as required.
  • Reviews, repares, analyzes, interprets all Land and Right-of-Way related agreements, deeds, easements, leases, permits, and licenses.
  • Serves as liaison between internal departments, developers, cities, counties, state agencies, etc., in support of right-of-way activities.
  • Resolves encroachment, damage claims, landowner complaints and inquiries at a minimal cost.
  • Assists manager in securing repeat business from existing clients and identifying new clients.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four year college or university, and /or equivalent industry related right-of-way work experience.
  • Must have a minimum of 8-10 years’ experience in performing all aspects of land and right-of-way acquisition.
  • Knowledge in all aspects of right-of-way, including project management, acquisition, title, permitting, budgeting, cost forecasting, operation, due diligence, public relations, community outreach and solid understanding of general regulatory and legal issues.
  • Ability to read construction plan/profiles.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Satisfactory driving record as determined by the Company and a current, valid State driver’s license.