Published date: June 4, 2024

Closing Date: 6/16/2024 11:59 PM Pacific
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Pierce County is looking for you to join our Right of Way (ROW) team within Surface Water Management (SWM), a division of Planning and Public Works (PPW). In this position you be joining a team of right of way professionals responsible for obtaining property rights to support implementation of projects on the Surface Water Capital Improvement Plan. Your role within these projects will include purchasing and contracting real property and rights of way, securing rights of entry, easements (both temporary and permanent), and performing other real-estate transactions. You will be working with both internal and external customers throughout the County, which will include PPW leadership, planners, engineers, biologists, private and public landowners, tribal/federal/state/local representatives, non-profit organizations, and the public. Your working knowledge of federal, state, and local grant administration, accessing land records using GIS systems, conducting title searches, developing procedures for ROW acquisition, formulating real estate offers and purchase/sale agreements, reviewing appraisals and environmental assessments, and participating in public outreach efforts related to land acquisitions and rights of entry will also be utilized.
Your professional real estate experience will support SWM’s regional, environmental, and natural resource planning, and program development, and will make a direct and positive difference to the communities of Pierce County.

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