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Right-of-Way Agent, Senior - Sarasota County Government, FL (ID: 320580)
|Title||Right-of-Way Agent, Senior|
|Type||Public Works - Operations|
|City / Organization||Sarasota County Government, FL|
|Website||Click Here for the Position Listing|
This is responsible professional and public contact work in coordinating the overall negotiations and acquisitions of real property interests for Sarasota County CIP and Non-CIP projects.
Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in Real Estate, Real Estate Law, Business or Public Administration, Planning, Engineering or a related field and four (4) years of related professional experience or successful completion of the criteria identified in Right-of-Way Agent Level II checklist. Progressively responsible experience can substitute on a year for year basis for the required college degree. A valid Driver's License is required.
Job Based Competencies: Extensive knowledge of the laws and procedures involved in the acquisition of land by eminent domain. Proficient in engineering plans & specs. Understanding of real estate appraisal reports. Extensive knowledge of the different types of interests in Real Property. Knowledge of the requirements for recording legal documents. Skilled in effective negotiations of complex rights to real property acquisitions. Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with County personnel, property owners and their attorneys, and the general public. Ability to read construction plans, maps and blueprints. Ability to keep records and to prepare reports on activities. Excellent working knowledge of computers and word processing programs; knowledge to accurately review title searches and appraisal reports. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Sarasota County Government is committed to wellness and successful applicants must be tobacco free for twelve months preceding date of application.
Drug Free Work Environment EOE/AA/ADA
We believe in work life balance and have excellent benefits including a state pension, medical and dental insurance, generous leave plan, training programs, wellness programs including a fitness center.
Mission/Value: Our mission is to be the most livable and best managed community in the country, providing quality services, programs and facilities that reflect the goals of the community. Our employees are committed to demonstrating our values: Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Quality, Teamwork and Trust.
About Sarasota: Sarasota has world-famous beaches, over 80 parks and 100 golf courses, and is known as the cultural capital of Florida with museums of art, theaters, an aquarium, botanical gardens and the annual international film festival. Unsurpassed beauty, rich cultural offering, diverse educational opportunities, wide-ranging recreational possibilities make Sarasota a great place to live and work!
Sarasota County - One Team!
Tobacco/Drug Free Work Environment