The position of Real Property Specialist with Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District has been posted. Applicants can apply online at www.calopps.org. Job announcements and employment applications are also available at the District office. Final filing date is Friday, July 22nd at 5:00 p.m. For more information, also visit http://www.openspace.org/about_us/employment.asp
REAL PROPERTY SPECIALIST
Salary: $5,764 - $7,396 per month -- salary currently under review
Posting Date: 07/01/2011
Closing Date: 07/22/2011
About the Position:
The person selected for this opportunity will have an active role in providing permanent protection to some of our most precious and threatened natural resources. The District encourages the use of these lands for natural resource protection, wildlife habitat, low-intensity public recreation and agriculture for people now and for future generations. Key responsibilities of this position are the management of District rental properties including lease negotiations, and maintenance and repair of rental structures; resolving encroachment and easement issues; performing title research, appraisal analysis and preparation of related documents; and negotiating and assisting with the purchase of open space land for the District.
Equivalent to a four year degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in real estate, real estate law, business administration or a related field, and three years of increasingly responsible experience in real estate or property management that includes significant public contact, preferably with a public agency or land trust.
Although the role is primarily in an office environment, occasional travel to properties, attend meetings, and some walking and hiking to inspect property are required.
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District is an independent special district created by the voters of northwestern Santa Clara County in 1972 and joined in 1976 by southern San Mateo County. The District's sole purpose is to acquire and preserve open space lands outside the urban areas of the peninsula for the use and enjoyment of the public. The District owns and manages over 59,000 acres of land in 26 open space preserves.
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants with disabilities may request reasonable accommodation by contacting the Human Resources Department.