Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Westmont, IL

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Company name

Black & Veatch Holding Company

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Corporate - General
Environmental and Land Use
Real Estate
Telecommunications

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

USA Westmont, IL

Date Last Verified

Oct 03,2018

Posted on

Aug 11,2018

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Profile

Leasing and Permitting Specialist Duties: Serves as primary Site Acquisition Specialist for particular site project including leasing, permitting and land use processing. For new-build projects, responsible for site acquisition activities from initial search ring release through NTP. For existing site modification projects, responsible for site acquisition activities from collocation applications, leasing and zoning audit through NTP. Provides candidate-specific recommendations for leasing and land use viability. Communicates activities with team members and other departments, as needed. Provides site sketches, as needed. Attends field site visits for candidate and engineering viability. Reviews title reports for ownership, encumbrances, easements, etc, and provides recommendation for leasing viability. Interviews zoning/permitting personnel to obtain jurisdictional approval requirements for installation of wireless communication facilities and/or related wireless equipment as project scope defines. Completes zoning ordinance reviews. Reviews zoning drawings for compliance with jurisdictional, regulatory and client requirements. Prepares, submits and obtains jurisdictional entitlements which may include applications and presentations before governmental or architectural review boards. Completes Lease & Zoning Audit Reviews for site modification projects. Coordinates with tower owners and/or private landlords to negotiate and secure lease entitlements as project scope defines. Completes collocation applications required by Tower companies and associated documents. Coordinates with client and engineering departments to obtain information necessary for entitlement applications (RF Affidavits, propagation maps, photo-simulations, etc…). Reviews and approves site specific documents for quality and completeness. Monitors and tracks progress on all open transactions. Maintains a high degree of customer service and integrity when dealing with clients. Other duties or special projects, as assigned. Verifies and/or obtains Enhanced 911 addressing. Individual contributor with no subordinates.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: 2 years telecommunications industry experience required. 4 year degree, or equivalent work experience.. Preferred: Paralegal or Wireless leasing experience with private landowners preferable; please source local paralegal schools. Paralegal certificate, Urban Planning or Law Degree preferred.. Ability to work independently as well as with others. Excellent oral and written communications skills. Real estate, or legal negotiation experience. Ability to communicate and negotiate effectively. Ability to read and comprehend legal documents such as legal descriptions, surveys, ground leases, easements, deeds, land purchase contracts, mortgages, title policies, subordination, and technical drawings. Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Windows, Excel, Word, and Outlook. Supports and complies with the Division’s Quality Management System and Environmental, Safety, Health and Security Program.

Additional info

Req#: 36535BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Black & Veatch Holding Company
900 Oakmont Ln 100
Westmont, IL 60559