Applications are now being accepted for a Right-of-Way Agent at Ada County Highway District in the Boise, Idaho area. This is a full-time, non-exempt position with a salary range of $23.74 - $27.29 per hour, DOQ.
ACHD offers an excellent benefit package with medical, vision and dental insurance, paid vacation, holidays, and membership in the Public Employee Retirement System of Idaho (PERSI).
The Right-of-Way (ROW) Agent performs right-of-way work at a journeyman capacity, dealing with all aspects of right-of-way projects including coordinating of right-of-way activities between ACHD and other agencies, preparing staff reports for commission, attending project development meetings, managing properties, and providing technical assistance to other staff.
The ROW Agent also assists in the monitoring of the consultants, managing right-of-way portions of capital improvement projects, reviewing construction plans and project maps, and making title examinations.
Must have 2-3 years direct experience in eminent domain purchase of right-of-way for a condemning authority with considerable knowledge of appraisal and negotiation principles, policies, procedures, techniques, and title examination.
Completion of college level courses related to real estate acquisition, or related courses including law, appraisal, negotiation, engineering communications, and Real Estate principles is preferred.
Must have a valid Idaho Driver’s license at start of employment.
Or, any equivalent combination of education, experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be acceptable.
A completed ACHD Employment Application is required and must be submitted to Human Resources by 4:30 p.m., January 31, 2018. Applications are available at 3775 Adams St., Garden City, ID 83714 or on our website at www.achdidaho.org.
Preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations An AA/EEO/ADA Employer
Additional Salary Information: Includes an excellent benefit package including Public Employee Retirement
Established in 1972 as an independent government entity, the Ada County Highway District (ACHD) is responsible for all short-range planning, construction, maintenance, operations, rehabilitation and improvements to Ada County's urban streets, rural roadways (excluding state highways) and bridges. Geographically, the Districts jurisdiction includes Boise, Eagle, Garden City, Kuna, Meridian, Star an...d the unincorporated areas of Ada County; it is the only consolidated countywide highway district in the State of Idaho.