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CenterPoint Energy Right of Way Technician II in Houston, Texas

Right of Way Technician II - SUR00636

CenterPoint Energy is looking for a Right of Way Technician II to join our Survey and Right of Way Team , located in Houston, TX .

You will have the ability to: provide technical support to the Land & Field Services Division on a variety of tasks in protecting property rights and limiting the Company's liability in easements, rights-of-way, and new and existing capital infrastructure for company operations. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, receiving, reviewing, processing, filing, and archiving permits, easements, licenses and related legal documents and agreements for distribution facilities. Additionally, will be responsible for posting of filing information in GIS, scanning recorded documents and electronic files into FileNet, breaking down of digital and hard copy files, both current and backlog, developing, preparing, and updating technical reports and documentation.

We want you to know

CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.

Diversity and Inclusion

CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.

At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.

What we bring to you

  • Competitive pay

  • Paid training

  • Benefits eligibility begins on your first day

  • Subsides metro and parking discounts

  • Flexible work schedule, paid holidays and paid time off

  • Access to discounts at fitness clubs and an on-site wellness center at our headquarters in Houston

  • Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement

  • 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match dollar-for-dollar up to 6% and a company contribution of 3% regardless of your contribution with immediate 100% vesting.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Performs initial review and evaluation for placement in permanent storage and archiving of licenses, easements, permits, legal documents and related files.

  • Interacts with other departments on legal document-related matters where practical and within the limits of knowledge and training.

  • Performs administrative activities required to assist supervisors, engineers, surveyors, and agents.

  • Maintains department records regarding work assignments, maintenance of computer database(s), work order tracking, archive files, etc. Uses company records and tracking system(ITM), SharePoint, Joint Trench website, GIS, FileNet, SAP, Google Earth, County E-File systems, and other land tile resources to perform tasks.

Your background includes:

  • High school education or the equivalent knowledge of English, punctuation, grammar, spelling and basic mathematics (ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide and calculate fractions and/or percentages).

  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience in administrative, civil engineering, surveying or land title level tasks.


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR ยงยง 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-TX-Houston-CenterPoint Energy Tower

Organization SURVEYING & ROW ACQUISITIONS (50131190)

Job Posting Aug 5, 2022

Posting End Date Aug 19, 2022

Req ID: SUR00636