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Landman II in Clarksburg, WV at VisionPRO

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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Job Description

Our client, a leader in their industry, is currently seeking a Landman II to  work on a contract basis, in the Clarksburg, WV area. The contract engagement is currently expected to last for 9 months, with the high potential for extension or conversion to permanent employment. This role largely revolves around compliance, operations and slip repair work.

On a daily basis, the Landman II is responsible for the following:

  • Research courthouse records and obtain access agreements and rights-of-way.
  • Identify and locate surface and gas estate ownership
  • Analyze, interpret, prepare, negotiate and acquire oil and gas leases and other related contracts
  • Ability to prepare, analyze and read landman title.
  • Prepare and facilitate the execution of specialized JOA's, JV's, legal documents and gain needed approval(s)
  • Assemble and analyze oil and gas data and maps
  • Work closely with and provide information to the coal liaison to facilitate obtaining coal approved locations
  • Identify potential site locations and conduct pre-construction investigation and planning activities
  • Coordinate and distribute work assignments for field staff and contract personnel for lease acquisition or modification
  • Work closely with surveying, permitting and drilling personnel
  • Provide assistance to legal department to resolve claims and civil matters
  • Evaluate, negotiate and pay damage claims.

Mandatory  Skills/Experience for the role:

  • 4+ years’ experience in a Landman or similar role
  • Experience with Quorum or Docusphere preferred
  • Ability to learn new technologies as well as complex processes is key to the role
  • Excellent negotiation skills – ability to work with landowners and negotiate settlements on the companies behalf
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative  team environment, yet independently as needed is required
  • Ability to manage ones time well while effectively completing tasks and moving forward their cases as needed
  • Exceptional communication skills – with team internally as well as landowners externally
  • Experience negotiating landowner settlements
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree  preferred

VisionPRO relentlessly delivers top talent to help our clients excel. We have been trusted for 20 years to align the right talent to the right opportunity, expertly solving unique business challenges. From small businesses to the Fortune 500, our clients appreciate our consultative approach, resourcefulness, and fast response to their individual needs. Our prospective candidates and existing consultants can count on VisionPRO to passionately help them maximize their career choices, while also supporting their growth opportunities. We serve our customers from around the world, helping them with their most critical hiring decisions and project needs.