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Right of Way Agent

Engineering  Charleston, WV  Posted: 6/22/2022
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12 months

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This is a contract position approx -/+ 12 months


Travel 20% to visit site locations (no per diem)
 Designated Hybrid and will require working on location two days a week
 Positions will be five days a week, must be able to travel and will be assigned small - large transmission line and transmission station projects in various regions as needed.

Job Summary: 

  • Must reside in Abilene, TX or surrounding area. This is not a field position. Role will start on site. 

  • Candidate must be experienced in creating scopes, budget and schedules, and manage direct project teams comprised of non-direct reports of contract resources. 

  • Experience in managing projects for ROW or electric transmission preferred. 

  • Activities required for the successful installation of Transmission Line and Transmission/Distribution Station facilities include managing the design, construction, material ordering and acquisition, and ROW and real estate acquisition. 

Essential Job Functions & Tasks

  • Responsible for managing and coordinating a portfolio of small - large transmission projects. Will manage and direct large project teams comprised of non-direct reports of internal and contract resources. 

  • Provide guidance, coordination, instruction, and effective communications to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control, and close projects in a safe, efficient and economical manner to achieve on time and within budget completion of projects. 

  • Responsibilities include interfacing with project sponsors and building teams and kicking off projects and bidding and monitoring construction progress on the projects to bring projects in on time and on budget. 

  • Responsibilities also include the monthly facilitation of meetings for status and construction and bidding along with creation and updating monthly project cost budgets and project schedules. 

  • Act as an expert witness, assist and confer with legal counsel and project management in the selection of witnesses and commissioners in connection with condemnation and/or other court actions. 

Job Requirements



  • Associates degree plus three (3) years related experience; OR, Bachelor of Science degree plus two (2) years' related experience. and/or other court actions. 


  • Related experience can include work in project management, business management, construction management, law, real estate or electric transmission and/or distribution right-of-way. 

  • Possessing a professional certificate (i.e., IR/WA, SR/WA, PMP, etc) and prior experience in a leadership position and/or project management a plus.

  • Candidate should be well-versed in various aspects of Project Management or the Acquisition of ROW  and knowledgeable in real estate values and accepted estimating practices 

  • Knowledgeable in GIS Mapping systems and databases and properly review maps, drawings, exhibits 

  • Knowledgeable in earned value and project reports 

Apply now! BHI Energy’s Talent and Placement Specialists are waiting for your application.

BHI Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a fair and equal employment opportunity for all employees and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability. BHI Energy is a federal contractor that requests priority referrals of protected veterans. BHI will provide reasonable accommodations for the application process and during employment necessary for eligible applicants/employees to perform essential functions. If you require special support or accommodation while seeking employment with BHI Energy, please email providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you.


Alison Miller


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