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Right-of-Way Agent 2 (Utilities)

The Position

Right-of-Way Agents appraise, acquire, relocate, clear, and manage real property for the State and, as requested, its political subdivisions.


Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.


This position is located in the Right-of-Way Division, in Las Vegas. Under general supervision, incumbent will perform journey level duties in the Utility Section. Responsibilities include the coordination of utilities for relocation and adjustment of facilities in conflict with Department projects; providing oversight, monitoring, coordinating and acting as the liaison with utility companies, local public entities, State agencies, railroad companies, and the Public Utility Commission; performing research of permits and plans to identify the type and location of utility facilities, verification of compensable interest, and preparing private contracts for Subsurface-Utility Engineering (SUE) and other projects; and drafting agreements, and reviewing utility adjustment cost estimates to ensure compliance with Federal and State statutes, regulations, and the Nevada Department of Transportation Right-of-Way Manual.

To Qualify

Bachelor's degree in business or public administration, real estate, mathematics or related field and two years of professional experience in right-of-way operations, real property appraisal, planning and zoning, escrow and title, real estate, tax assessment, real estate development, or similar area; OR one year of experience as a Right-of-Way Agent I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

·       A valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.

Additional Position Experience

·       Experience reading and interpreting civil design and construction plans.

·       Experience working with utility companies.

To Apply
Register on the NVAPPS website at and create an applicant profile. Then apply for recruitment #31622. See the official announcement at: 

Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information (GINA), or gender identity and expression.

Posted on: Thursday, June 08, 2017
This listing expires on: Thursday, June 22, 2017

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