Right of Way Area Specialist 603630

DCP Midstream Partners Midland, TX
About DCP Midstream:

DCP Midstream is the largest processor of natural gas and natural gas liquids producer ensuring the country has clean energy to warm homes, manufacture goods, and produce consumer products. We are a "must-run" company and we are committed to greater in everything we do—from operating efficiently, reliably and safely to being a responsible community partner. Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, DCP Midstream operates assets in 17 states.


Work in conjunction with the Operations and Commercial groups and others associated with ongoing projects and day to day support. Responsible for acquisition and management of all areas of right of way land and claims management for a specific geographic region of the company.

What You Will Be Responsible For:

* Research surface title, negotiate and purchase right of way grants/easements, and secure tenant agreements for all pipeline projects. Negotiate easements/leases/fee acquisition for boosters and plant locations, including title review.

* Apply for and secure permits/licenses/easements for city streets, county roads, state and federal highways, railroads, water way/canals from any local, state or federal agency having jurisdiction over the land.

* Assist in route selection/landowner issues/cost estimations for pipeline project planning.

* Manage contract agents. Assign projects, coordinate and review time. Review, code and approve invoices.

* Generate annual budget report covering expiring agreements, annual rentals, contract agent's time and additional expenses that may be incurred.

* Review, negotiate and prepare all documents for release of right of way requested by landowners and developers

* Operational support activities include pipeline integrity, cathodic protection sites and handling general landowner inquiries. In addition, operational support includes protection of the existing pipe and ancillary facilities against third party development. Encroachment agreements, partial releases of easements are commonly used documents that define and protect our existing rights.

* Commercial support includes well connections and renewal/expansion of existing surface sites to accommodate new volume demands. The review of existing rights is a large component of supporting Commercial and their bolt-on projects in existing areas in order to replace declining production.

* BS or BA with an emphasis inreal estate, law and property rights.

* Knowledge of land rights, title,legal descriptions, engineering and surveying.

* Knowledge of LPM database,mapping software, PeopleSoft and interpreting legal instruments.

It has been and willcontinue to be the policy of DCP Midstream not to discriminate against anyemployee or applicant for employment because of their race, color, religion,national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genderexpression, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status.