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Real Estate Specialist - ROW Acquisition (Richmond, VA)

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!


"The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined below.”

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.


Job Summary

This role negotiates with landowners the purchase of rights-of-way for transmission lines, land leases and land for substation sites. Clears title to properties for right-of-way and obtains deeds of release and certificates of satisfaction from lending institutes. Appraises real estate and residual damages caused by rights-of-way. Makes fair offer and provides supporting facts. Examines land titles to property and other court records to determine ownership interests. Examines land records in county or city clerk's offices. Assists independent real estate appraisers in preparing testimony for condemnation cases. May testify in cases. Handles complaints and settles crop disputes. Addresses questions and concerns from landowners. Accompanies contractor during rehabilitation of right-of-way after construction to minimize damage claims.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience


6 years directly related experience (Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered one year towards the qualifications)

  • Basic knowledge and application of business, law, surveying, engineering and real estate.
  • Skills: verbal and written communication, interpersonal, negotiating, research, personal computer operation and applications.
  • Abilities: organization, appraise real estate.

Education Requirements

Preferred Associate Degree (or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education)


Other Education: Business, Real Estate

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Notary Public required when title is used in commercial operations.

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required


Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.


Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

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Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
Join us!

·17,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 states in the US
·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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