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Right-Of-Way Agent 3 - Southern Projects

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 advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.


This position is located in the Right-of-Way Division in Carson City, but will work on southern projects. Incumbents will: acquire real estate; provide relocation assistance to displaced persons, farms, and businesses; and perform property management functions. Incumbents may be responsible for utility identification and relocation coordination. This position also monitors local public agencies' use of Federal Highway Funds to ensure compliance with the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970 (Uniform Act).

To Qualify:

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


Special Requirements

25% Travel Requirement

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

This position requires acquisition and/or relocation experience with the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended (Uniform Act).


This position requires experience with technical and legal terminology and descriptions relating to real estate. In addition, the incumbent must have experience interpreting Right-of-Way and design plans.


This position requires experience in appraising, acquiring, relocating, clearing, and managing real property needed for public projects.


To Apply
Register on the NVAPPS website at and create an applicant profile. Then apply for recruitment #31892. 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: Monday, July 17, 2017
This listing expires on: Monday, July 31, 2017

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