Senior Real Estate Services Agent
Salem, OR 
Posted 26 days ago
Job Description

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. Those ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Senior Real Estate Services Agent, we'll count on you to:

  • Provide support during project pre-negotiation due diligence.
  • Conduct complex negotiations for the acquisition of rights and relocation of displaces relative to public or private projects.
  • Coordinate right-of-way and utility issues for clients as assigned.
  • Be responsible for schedule and budget.
  • Be proficient in implementing applicable federal, state and industry laws and regulations such as FHWA, FAA, FTA, FRA, FERC, NEPA and the Uniform Act, as well as the client's policies and procedures
  • In conjunction with others, perform activities to support Real Property projects, such as property assessments, risk analysis, acquisition of needed rights, occupant relocation, property management, construction coordination, and utility relocation/coordination.
  • Prioritize work and perform activities at a high level.
  • Work independently or closely with a team, confidently with clients, property owners, and occupants, and be flexible for travel, as required.
  • Communicate and document effectively.
  • Work flexible hours and coordinate closely with management
  • Perform other duties as needed


  • Real estate license in good standing, or equivalent, as required by law
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in real estate working under the Uniform Act for public projects, acquiring public right-of-way, title research, title reading and title clearing, utility coordination, relocation, or property management
  • Ability to understand and work in compliance with the Uniform Act, federal and state laws, and regulations specific to the real estate and right-of-way industry
  • Proficiency with standard technology tools such as Microsoft Office and Project
  • Strong communication skills, a basic understanding of negotiation and presentation skills, and the ability to work flexible hours and effectively with people of all types

Preferred Qualifications

  • AA degree or equivalent experience
  • Database and GIS familiarity


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.


Primary Location: United States-Oregon-Salem
Industry: Real Estate Services
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular
BusinessClass: Right of Way
Job Posting: Dec 14, 2022

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
5+ years
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