Coates is seeking an experienced Right of Way Agent with 5+ years of experience for projects located in the Central and East Texas area. Computer literacy and technical skills are necessary for this position. Pipeline project experience preferred. Successful candidates must be currently registered as an Easement or Right of Way Agent (ERW) by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC).
Overview of Duties:
Specialized knowledge/education required:
Right of Way Agents must possess a demanding combination of experience, training, and personality traits in order to be successful. They must understand legal terminology that applies to land acquisition and be able to complete an assortment of legal documents and forms. Right of Way Agents usually come from professions that require similar multi-tasking abilities such as teaching, real estate, landman, and private business ownership, or they may have entered as apprentices in order to learn the business. Oral and written communication skills must be above average, as well as the ability to interpret, analyze, and assimilate diverse bits of information. They must be able to understand the technological aspects of a project well enough to discuss it knowledgeably with property owners. This must be balanced with the ability to work independently in different states, interact personably with a wide range of property owners from all ranges of socioeconomic, educational, and ethnic backgrounds, in isolated rural areas and congested cities.
Women, minorities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Coates is an EOE.