Site Aquisition Specalist I

Location: Columbus, Ohio Salary: competitive
Sector: Power and Renewables Type: contract


  • 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.
  • Other duties or special projects, as assigned.
  • Verifies and/or obtains Enhanced 911 addressing.
  • Individual contributor with no subordinates.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 years telecommunications industry experience required.
  • 4 year degree, or equivalent work experience.
  • All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Training Certificates:

Active Real Estate License Active Real Estate License or Law License may be required in certain regions.

Preferred Skills, Education, Experience:

  • Previous experience with tower co-location applications and permitting.
  • Paralegal certificate, Urban Planning or Law Degree preferred.

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:

  • Action Oriented
  • Informing
  • Negotiating
  • Perseverance
  • Interpersonal Savvy
  • Learning on the Fly
  • Planning
  • Problem Solving
  • Customer Focus
  • Priority Setting

Preferred Technical Competencies:

  • 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

Sthree US is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.