TX-Houston Office GSP, 9 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2800, Houston, Texas, United States of AmericaReq #658
Monday, August 3, 2020
Boardwalk Pipelines, LP primarily provides transportation and storage of natural gas and liquids for our customers. Additional information about the Partnership can be found online at www.bwpipelines.com.
We are currently looking for a Land Manager for our Houston, TX office.
In this role, you will provide a highly qualified level of land expertise that requires extensive knowledge of land-related techniques, procedures and practices and will be responsible for managing, supervising and participating in all activities performed by contract land agents/brokers responsible for securing new land rights for pipeline and facilities projects. You will be accountable for coordinating, overseeing, and participating in the daily workflow of BWP’s land function which includes acquisition and divestiture of rights-of-way, fee property, leased lands, storage rights and project estimating and will be called upon to represent the company in land related legal proceedings, public meetings and with agencies.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
*A minimum of 10 years of land related experience
*Excellent negotiating skills, diplomacy and interpersonal skills with internal and external stakeholders
*Experience leading teams of Land Agents in both contractor and in-house capacities
*Extensive knowledge of land related contracts and agreements; ability to research, write and evaluate legal property descriptions
*Ability to evaluate property market value and determine appropriate compensation
*Experience working with internal and outside legal counsel as well as other industry disciplines and departments, i.e. engineering, project management, commercial, accounting, environmental, surveying etc.
*Understanding of General Pipeline Construction and Operation
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to represent the company in public
*Experience leading ROW acquisition efforts for linear projects valued at >$100MM.
*Knowledge and understanding of Capital Project estimating, budget processes and financial systems
*Knowledge of appraisal, engineering drawings, alignment sheets, title research/curative, drafting and platting legal descriptions
*Experience with land acquisition for FERC 7(c) projects
*Knowledge and understanding of the Eminent Domain process
PREFERRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
*Familiarity with land database systems
*Experience negotiating land rights in the absence of Eminent Domain
*Familiarity with acquisition and divestiture Due Diligence process
*Bachelor’s degree in Business
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP (NYSE: BWP) is a midstream master limited partnership that provides transportation, storage, gathering and processing of natural gas and liquids for our customers. Through our subsidiaries, we operate approximately 14,525 miles of pipelines and underground storage caverns with an aggregate working gas capacity of approximately 205 billion cubic feet (Bcf) and liquids capacity of approximately 24 million barrels. We are committed to operating our assets in a safe, reliable and compliant manner and providing the highest level of customer service.
Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP has built its success by attracting and retaining the best people who:
focus on customers
drive for results
We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment background checks and substance abuse testing. This employer participates in E-Verify. Please refer to the E-Verify Participation Poster and the E-Verify Right to Work Poster for more information.