Location: Richardson, TX Description: Our client is currently seeking a ROW (Right-Of-Way) Agent based in Richardson, TX.
This job will have the following responsibilities:
Negotiate terms and conditions for wireline facility agreements with utilities, municipalities, private landowners, carriers and government entities
Draft, review and revise complex contract provisions for conduit acquisitions, dark fiber leases, master pole and conduit agreements, conduit swaps, joint builds, railroad agreements, private easements, etc.
Secure and manage contracts of varied scope and complexity allowing Client to utilize major rights of way (e.g., railroad, Departments of Transportation (DOT) utility companies) for the installation, protection of established rights and operation of fiber network;
Collaborate with Legal, Engineering, Finance, Tax, Government Affairs and Risk Management to execute/manage agreements.
Manage, coordinate and negotiate conduit/fiber agreements; rail crossing and railroad longitudinal right of way agreements, private easements and license agreements for the installation and management of fiber optic network projects
Manage structure access request process allowed under the Telecom Act whereby a Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC) applies to lease available space upon poles or within underground conduit of an Incumbent Local Exchange Carrier (ILEC), Power Company or similar agency
Research company rights and have understanding and negotiate standard form reimbursement agreements with private companies, Local/State/Federal agencies, and other providers associated with facility relocations.
Manage existing agreements, Bonds, Certificates or Insurance and Letters of Credit including agreement renewal, term enforcement, and payment authorization.
Qualifications & Requirements:
6+ years of relevant work experience.
Experience in telecommunications industry and knowledge of Federal and State Telecommunication Regulations governing use of public right of way
Negotiation and contract management experience
Experience with or knowledge of land contracts, including leases, private easements, surface use, relocation agreements pursuant to right of way acquisition and use.
Experience with or knowledge of the entire land acquisition process, including: ability to direct and understand survey plats, ability to read and interpret engineered drawings, ability to review and understand land title, and knowledge of all required parts needed in a land acquisition package prior to document execution.
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of products (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point), Google Earth and Adobe Professional
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