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Right of Way Project Manager

Volkert Inc Little Rock, AR

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

“We are proud to have been doing business the right way since 1925. If you’re wanting to join a well-established company that values its employees and works on innovative, difference-making projects, you’re in the right place.”

– David A. Allsbrook, PE, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer


Volkert—a Top 100 design firm—is committed to delivering the future of infrastructure in three key areas of service:

Design + Engineering

Planning + Environmental

Program + Construction Management


We are currently searching for a motivated Right of Way Project Manager to support our West Gulf region in Little Rock, AR.

Are we the road to your future?


What you’ll be doing:

  • Supervises the activity of Agents acquiring land, easements, and other rights for our utility clients- primarily gas and electric transmission
  • Supervise document preparation. 
  • Reports directly to client- generating regular status and predictive reporting, frequent direct communication to assure timely completion of projects while staying within budget, high level of accountability. 
  • Successful candidate possesses significant Right of Way experience, both as Agent and Supervisor, superior communications skills, and an ability to foster a strong working relationship with the client.


What you need to have:

  • Significant Right of Way experience, both as Agent and Supervisor
  • Preference for Right of Way experience in gas and electric transmission.
  • Superior communication skills
  • Ability to foster a strong working relationship with the client
  • Previous experience managing employees is required.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Products.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • IRWA RW, RWA, or SRWA certification is a plus
  • Able to use scheduling software.
  • Experience with forecasting and projections.
  • Review engineering drawings.
  • Possesses ability to effectively serve in both leadership and support roles on project teams. 
  • Ability to listen to the client and translate into solutions that meet or exceed expectations.
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Understand and execute oral and written instructions.
  • Exhibit high-level self-management skills.
  • Perform efficiently and accurately while working on multiple projects.
  • Ability to travel up to 25%. 
  • Ability to demonstrate organizational skills, including attention to detail. 


To be a successful Volkert Right of Way Project Manager, you must possess the following characteristics:

  • Be a Brand Ambassador for the company who engages in diversity and inclusion
  • Be self-motivated to meet individual goals and maintain accountability in a team environment
  • Be able to multi-task in a team environment
  • Exercise initiative and independent judgement in the solution of work problems
  • Be able to communicate effectively--verbal and written


If you share our passion to serve clients, the public, our employees, constituents, and our profession, we invite you to apply!


Volkert does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee-based recruitment services.

Volkert Inc


Little Rock, AR
72202 USA



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