Right-of-Way Agents appraise, acquire, relocate, clear, and manage real property for the State and, as requested, its political subdivisions.
Incumbents perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation. OR Incumbents perform basic tasks or elements of the job not requiring the additional knowledge, skills and abilities to perform at the next level in the series.
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.
THIS RECRUITMENT MAY BE USED TO UNDERFILL A RIGHT-OF-WAY AGENT 2 POSITION. INCUMBENT MAY BE PROGRESSED TO THE RIGHT-OF-WAY AGENT 2 LEVEL UPON MEETING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, SATISFACTORY PERFORMANCE, AND APPROVAL OF THE APPOINTING AUTHORITY.
Bachelor's degree in business or public administration, real estate, mathematics or related field and one year of professional or technical experience in real property appraisal, planning and zoning, escrow and title, real estate, property management or similar experience which included data analysis, preparation of reports, researching information, and frequent communication with others; OR two years of experience as an Engineering Technician III in Nevada State service relevant to right-of-way activities; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
· 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/construction plans.
Register on the NVAPPS website at www.nevadadot.com/jobs and create an applicant profile. Then apply for recruitment #31623. See the official announcement at: https://neats.state.nv.us/NEATS/Recruiting/ViewAnnouncement.aep?recruitmentId=31623
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.