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January 12, 2023
ROW Principal opening at Maricopa County
Right-of-Way Agent Principal Maricopa County is recruiting for a Principal Right of Way Agent! Posting Date -01-10-23

Application Deadline - 01-20-23 Pay Range - $69,472 - $94,432 annually

The pay range listed above reflects the FULL pay range for this position. Salary offers are based on the candidates equivalent experience and internal equity with other employees within the same job classification. The position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

Job Type
Unclassified Department Real Estate

About the Position
Are you an innovative and analytical real estate professional? The Maricopa County Real Estate Department is looking for a Principal Right-of-Way Agent to oversee complex acquisition projects, initiate and manage intergovernmental agreements for the acquisition/exchange of right-of-way, and perform high-level data analysis/reporting related to project tracking and resource management. We will look to you to manage and complete complex special assignments and serve as the liaison between the Real Estate Department, the Department of Transportation, and the Flood Control District.

About Us
The Maricopa County Real Estate Department partners with various departments and agencies to acquire space and improvements for County personnel and land for infrastructure improvement projects. We maintain the real property data on County-owned and leased facilities and acquire/lease/dispose of County real property. We are a team of collaborative, results-driven professionals who are building a stronger Maricopa County.

Proud to Offer
Perform work with a greater purpose
- Opportunities for growth and development within Maricopa County
- Exceptional work-life balance, hybrid and alternative schedules available
- Low-cost, high-value healthcare for you and your qualifying dependents
- Enrollment in Arizona State Retirement System
- Paid vacation, sick, and parental (birth/adoption) leaves
- Extensive wellness program with $60 monthly medical premium discounts
- Employee discounts for goods and services
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We Require
- Bachelors degree in business administration, public administration, real estate, or a closely related field
- Four years of experience in real estate, property management, right-of-way acquisition, or other related areas, with experience conducting complex research and analysis
- Combination of post-secondary education and/or job-related experience may substitute for the minimum qualifications on a year-for-year basis

Job Contributions
- Draft, process, and manage intergovernmental agreements related to the acquisition/exchange/transfer of ROW
- Manage condemnation cases in cooperation with the Maricopa County Attorneys Office and the Real Estate Directors Office
- Manage and complete complex projects related to right-of-way acquisition and regulatory compliance
- Coordinate with the Department of Transportation on project priorities, budget management, and regulatory compliance; update, gather, analyze and summarize information related to project clearance and workload
- Provide analytical and operational project support from inception to completion, including developing scopes, and evaluating progress to ensure that all project goals and timelines are achieved

Working Conditions
- Work is performed in an office environment
- Occasional in-state travel may be required
- Ability to lift up to 20 lbs.

Selection Procedure
- Only the most qualified candidates will be considered
- Consideration will only be given to candidates who submit online applications
- Candidates will be contacted primarily through email and their Workday online application profile
- Must pass a pre-employment background and/or fingerprint investigation as required by statute or policy, including drug and alcohol testing requirements for positions designated as safety-sensitive

Maricopa County is an equal opportunity employer.

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