New York State Land Title Association

Associate Agent, Right-of-Way

Center Point Energy
Houston, Texas, United States
28 days ago


CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.

Diversity and Inclusion

CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.

At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.

What we bring to you
  • Competitive pay
  • Paid training
  • Benefits eligibility begins on your first day
  • Subsides metro and parking discounts
  • Flexible work schedule, paid holidays and paid time off
  • Access to discounts at fitness clubs and an on-site wellness center at our headquarters in Houston
  • Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match dollar-for-dollar up to 6% and a company contribution of 3% regardless of your contribution with immediate 100% vesting.

Learn more in the "About Us" section of our careers web site.

As the Right of Way Agent I, you will interface with the public and governmental entities to obtain, grant, and manage property rights for the Company. This position acts independently and in conjunction with company Service Consultants, Gas Service Coordinators, Project Managers, Engineers, inside and outside Legal Counsel relating to both the gas and electric businesses.

Specifically, you'll have the opportunity to:
  • Performs some land title research utilizing both internal and external resources to determine ownership and other land rights. Collaborates with inhouse Title Examiners to determine fee and easement ownership.
  • Reviews and interprets all land rights documents related to easement and fee acquisition.and other land rights for accuracy and completeness.
  • Drafts various legal documents related to fee and easement acquisition by composing and constructing phrases or clauses in a clear, concise and professional manner which define the rights, interest and obligations of the parties involved and draft various types of property descriptions, easement locations, and rights of way following established methods of writing land descriptions.
  • Acquires rights by negotiating the terms and conditions of both non-monetary and monetary easements, deeds, permits, access agreements and licenses by contacting landowners, developers, builders and governmental entities such as Railroads, County offices, Aviation offices, City offices, Corps of Engineers, Fish and Wildlife, Federal Aviation Authority, etc. to accommodate the installation, operation and maintenance of company facilities.
  • Consults with Service Area Managers, Service Consultants, Developers, Environmentalist, Surveyors, Engineers, Attorneys, Governmental Agencies and landowners in order to resolve land and easement related issues.
  • Performs commercial and residential plat reviews and approvals.
  • Protects all property and rights thereto of the Company.
  • Sells, releases, licenses and exchanges real property to others.
  • Observes Company facilities and promptly reports and records any defects or irregularities with Company equipment or lines in accordance with established Company procedures.
  • Advocates safety in all aspects and protects the public concerning the dangers involved with activities located in the vicinity of gas and electric Company equipment or lines.
  • Analyzes and determines damages done to property and negotiate damage payments with property owners

Job Information

  • Job ID: 63742725
  • Location:
    Houston, Texas, United States
  • Position Title: Associate Agent, Right-of-Way
  • Company Name For Job: Center Point Energy
  • Job Function: Other

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