Coates is seeking an experienced Right of Way Associate for projects located in West Texas. Computer literacy and technical skills are necessary for this fast-paced position. The successful candidate must be highly-motivated with exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail. This is a project-based position supporting one client with many projects concurrently. Position requires advanced computer literacy and being well-versed in database entry and reporting, cloud file sharing applications, and adept at producing accurate deliverables on short notice.
*** Local candidates preferred. No per diem is available. ***
Overview of Duties:
Specialized knowledge/education required:
Hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Right of Way Associates must possess a demanding combination of experience, training, and personality traits to be successful. They must understand legal terminology that applies to land acquisition and be able to review and create an assortment of legal documents and forms. Right of Way Associates usually come from professions that require similar multi-tasking abilities such as teaching, real estate, landman, paralegals, college graduates with degrees in business, communications, or related field, or they may have entered as apprentices 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 the client and property owners. They also have additional training in database and land management software systems and/or applicable courses provided by the International Right of Way Association.
Coates is an EOE. Women, minorities, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Coates Field Service is one of the nation's largest right of way consulting firms and works on behalf of energy transportation companies, pipeline companies, electric transmission companies, state and local governments, and other energy industry clients. Benefits offered.