Utilities Right of Way Agent - Columbus, OH

O.R. Colan Associates, LLC
Columbus, OH
United States
Job Description
Job Type
Exemption Type
COLUMBUS, OH - Columbus, OH 43213 US (Primary)
Industry Professional
Job Description
Picture yourself in an amazing work environment surrounded by a vibrant team that is not only there to challenge and support you, but also will inspire you every day! Leadership is transparent, flexibility is key, and autonomy is part of the job. At ORC, diversity matters, voices are heard, and leadership shows they care. The selected candidate must reside within a 30-mile radius of Columbus, OH and will have the flexibility to work remotely from their home office, but must be able to report to the Columbus, OH office as requested. Agent should expect to hit the road daily, traveling locally or throughout Central Ohio based on project requirements.
What you will be doing:
As a Right of Way Agent, you will be acquiring easements for small and large pipeline projects in support of the Project Manager (PM), or members of the project team. These projects will ensure a more reliable and safer transmission of natural gas. Duties include preparing real estate documents, performing basic property research for ownership and boundary information, and communicating with property owners and their representatives for the acquisition of right of way. You will be responsible for performinggeneral administrativework including but not limited to preparing legal documents, reports and correspondence, attending meetings, entering and retrieving computer data, copying and filing documents for file management, verbal and written communications with customers, customer service and related functions.
We are looking for someone who:
Manages deadlines and prioritizes effectively.
Has a responsible and organized approach to work.
Is approachable and comfortableinteracting with people from all walks of life.
Communicates clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Is a problem solver with attention to detail and strong negotiation skills.
Works independently and as part of a team.
What we are offering:
Generous base pay
Health, dental, and vision benefits
401K and disability coverage
Holidays and Paid time off
Tuition reimbursement and professional training
Recognition programs, growth opportunities, and a family-friendly atmosphere
Stable and steady work
Here are the minimum requirements:
Minimum of two (2)years of Right of Way acquisition experience
Must have active Ohio Notary
Must have active Ohio Real Estate License or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire
License will be hung with ORC*
Must be proficient with MS Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook
Must have an iOS or Android smartphone to be able to access ORC's systems
Valid Driver's License
Bonus pointsif you have experience working on Pipeline projects!
We encourage you to apply if you are passionate about making a difference in the community. Join the ORC team now!
Per diem and relocation not provided for this position
ORCis one of America's most respected right-of-way acquisition firms. Our services not only include providing outsourced right-of-way services to public agencies, but also electric transmission, oil and gas pipelines, fiber optic, and sewer and water infrastructure.We are excited to be part of the renewable energy forefront for wind and solar projects.
*Employees must avoid any relationship or activity that might impair, or even appear to impair, their ability to make objective and fair decisions when performing their jobs. To avoid conflicts of interest, employees are prohibited from performing any services for clients or perceived clients during nonworking time that are normally pe