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Right-Of-Way Agent

  • Job reference: NA-002907
  • Sector: Buildings, Corporate Real Estate, Infrastructure
  • Location: Henderson
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Why not...

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Henderson, Nevada Office as a Right-Of-Way Agent.


Major Function/Role

Under general supervision, acquire land rights from public and private landowners; responsible for the research and analysis of land ownership documents and preparation of the acquisition package consisting of document forms or applications and attachments.


Job Duties

  • Work involves representing the client and presenting the project to landowners, their designees, and real estate professionals; requires effective use of communication and acquisition skills to efficiently acquire land rights within short timeframes and applying procedures to situations of varying complexity. Research and determine vested land ownership Prepare the acquisition package. Manage work assignments, update progress using project systems and maintain detailed and accurate landowner contact records. Meet with public agency representatives.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Real Estate, Business Administration, or other related field plus four years of professional experience in real estate, property management, or other related areas. Without a degree, fourteen years professional experience in real estate, property management or other related areas is required.

Special Skills

  • Strong interpersonal, writing, and communication skills required. Ability to research and determine vested land ownership using public record resources, land rights research capability, ability to read legal descriptions and communication skills required.

Professional Registrations

  • Licensed by the state's Real Estate Commission and Appraisal Board. Exceptions must be approved by the Director of Operations or Group President.

Additional Requirements


  • Ability to communicate clearly orally and in writing. Ability to process paper and electronic documents and operate computer keyboard.


Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.


Please  view  Atkins  Equal  Opportunity  Statement  here:

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