Right of Way Agent
Location:
Elmsford , New York
Posted:
December 17, 2017
Reference:
2017-15824
Overview
Altice USA is one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States. We are a subsidiary of Altice NV, a convergent global leader in telecom, content, media, entertainment and advertising founded in 2001 by entrepreneur Patrick Drahi. We are driven by a philosophy to always challenge ourselves. We question everything so that we can find the best way forward for our customers. And in a world where continuous innovation is the only way forward, we are redefining the vision we have for our customers, enterprises, advertisers - and our people.

Responsibilities
The Right of Way (ROW) Agent plans and designs the route and infrastructure into customer premise and any backbone upgrades. In addition to the plan and design, the ROW Agent applies for and secures all private and public rights of way, as well as local, county, or state permits including any utilities. Responsible for attending customer site surveys to determine SOW, and lateral routing, as well as any ROW requirements associated to the project. Plans and designs routing of infrastructure for building laterals or backbone. Applies for and secures public and/or private Rights of Way and easements to facilitate building lateral. Applies for and secures County, State, or Local permits to facilitate the infrastructure construction, as well as local utility coordination to facilitate the infrastructure construction. Assists with make-ready or conduit preparation. Routes and performs 3 party pole walks with utilities. Coordinates make-ready payments as needed. Maintains and tracks database for ROW, easements, and permits to expedite infrastructure construction. Updates all required reports, and tracking/order systems as required. Participates in special projects and performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications
• Associates Degree preferred.
• 3-5 years experience in Outside Plant Construction required.
• Must be proficient in computer utilization and have good analytical and negotiating skills.
• Prior ROW and/or Real Estate experience strongly preferred.
• Must have valid driver's license.
• Excellent written and oral communications skills

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintain a drug-free and smoke- free workplace.

A little about us:
Altice USA is one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States.

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