Land Description Writer (Part-Time)

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Tycon1122
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Land Description Writer (Part-Time)

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Spectrum Land Services, Inc. is a leading right-of-way consulting firm in Southern California. Headquartered in Orange California, Spectrum is seeking a qualified Land Description Writer to work in a support role within our easement acquisition department. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual looking to be a part of a stable, well established firm.

LOCATION: Orange, California (Remote work available after initial training)

POSITION: Land Description Writer (Part-Time to Full-Time Employment or Independent Contractor Position)

JOB DESCRIPTION: With limited oversight from the project manager, the position focuses on writing and reviewing, basic to complex centerline and metes & bounds (land) descriptions of easement take areas involving the acquisition of electric utility easements in a productive team environment. The writer performs analysis of land title records such as property ownership profiles, deeds, maps, and other documents to produce land descriptions and exhibit maps. The writer analyzes conflicts between design plans and existing improvements; reviews maps, records of survey and right-of-way drawings. Reads and interprets deeds, legal descriptions, parcel and tract maps, records of survey, and construction plans. Uses AutoCAD, Civil 3D or other software to prepare easement exhibit drawings based on electric service design drawings impacting private property.

REQUIRED SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:
•Previous experience in reviewing and writing complex land survey legal descriptions
•Must demonstrate the ability to interpret and write complex land descriptions involving utility rights of way
•Ability to thoroughly interpret land title deeds record maps and plot/ right-of-way boundaries
•Must have clear and concise verbal and written communication skills with a professional demeanor
•A California PLS or experience as a land surveyor is NOT required

Please send your resume to: info@spectrumland.com Contact: Rich Maldonado - Telephone: (951) 515-7166.

SPECTRUM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Spectrum Land Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to fostering diversity in the workplace.
725 Town & Country Road ▪ Suite 410 ▪ Orange, California 92868 ▪ (714) 568-1800 ▪ info@spectrumland.com www.spectrumland.com
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Warren Smith
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Re: Land Description Writer (Part-Time)

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A California LS or surveying experience is NOT required? Wouldn't that be a plus?
I understand the background experience requirements - but how better to obtain such experience than as specializing in land surveying?
Warren D. Smith, LS 4842
County Surveyor
Tuolumne County
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