Agent, Right of Way Jobs in Beaumont, TX at CenterPoint Energy
Title: Agent, Right of Way
Company: CenterPoint Energy
Location: Beaumont, TX
Center Point Energyis looking for aRight-of-Way Agentto join ourLand & Field Services Team, located in various locations(New Braunfels, TX or Beaumont, TX or Mississippi, Louisiana).You Will Have The Ability ToInterface with the public and governmental entities to obtain, grant, and manage property rights for the Company. This position acts independently and in conjunction with company Service Consultants, Gas Service Coordinators, Project Managers, Engineers, inside and outside Legal Counsel relating to both the gas and electric businesses.
We Want You To KnowCenterPoint Energyand its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.
Diversity And InclusionCenterPoint Energyis committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.
AtCenterPoint Energy,individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.
What We Bring To You
Benefits eligibility begins on your first day
Subsides metro and parking discounts
Flexible work schedule, paid holidays and paid time off
Access to discounts at fitness clubs and an on-site wellness center at our headquarters in Houston
Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement
401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match dollar-for-dollar up to 6% and a company contribution of 3% regardless of your contribution with immediate 100% vesting.
To be successful in this role you will need to:
Perform land title research utilizing both internal and external resources to determine ownership and other land rights. Collaborates with inhouse Title Examiners to determine fee and easement ownership.
Review and interprets all land rights documents related to easement and fee acquisition and other land rights for accuracy and completeness.
Review and interprets maps, surveys, exhibits and engineering drawings for scope, impact, accuracy and completeness.
Prepare and upload permanent document files into record imaging system.
Drafts various legal documents related to fee and easement acquisition by composing and constructing phrases or clauses in a clear, concise and professional manner which define the rights, interest and obligations of the parties involved and define various types of property descriptions, easement locations, and rights of way following established methods of writing land descriptions.
Acquire rights by negotiating the terms and conditions of both non-monetary and monetary easements, deeds, permits, access agreements and licenses by contacting landowners, developers, builders and governmental entities such as Railroads, Corps of Engineers, Fish and Wildlife, Federal Aviation Authority, etc. to accommodate the installation, operation and maintenance of company facilities.
Consult with Service Area Managers, Service Consultants, Developers, Environmentalist, Surveyors, Engineers, Attorneys, Governmental Agencies and landowners in order to resolve land and easement related issues.
Protect all property and rights thereto of the Company.