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Relocation Specialist

Overland Pacific & Cutler LLC
Long Beach, CA 90815
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Overland, Pacific & Cutler, LLC. is a dynamic, professional real estate services firm that provides a full complement of land and right of way services, including real estate appraisal, acquisition, relocation, and program management to public agency and private developer clientele. Our clients include departments of transportation, housing authorities, and city and county agencies.

OPC is on a quest to be the preeminent right of way and real estate company across North America. We will provide more wide-ranging impact to the communities we serve, in more areas across the US than ever before. We will continue to grow, to thrive, and to create more opportunity in our dynamic industry come grow with us!

General Summary:

The Relocation Specialist performs basic right of way (ROW) project tasks for the temporary or permanent relocation of residential owners and tenants affected by public and private projects, in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal laws, codes, and regulations and serves as a representative of clients who have contracted with OPC to perform relocation project tasks. OPC will train you to prepare relocation project documents, assist residents with their relocation, and do thorough property inspections.

Core Competencies

Time and Project Management Effectively manages workflow of deliverables for assigned projects; works with project team to ensure time-effective handoff of all tasks

Problem Solving Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem-solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics, people and/or situations

Teamwork Balances team and individual responsibilities; exhibits objectivity and openness to other views; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; promotes inclusiveness, puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyones efforts to succeed

Communication Communicates effectively with supervisors, team members, and OPC colleagues through a variety of channels; possesses strong written communication and reading comprehension skills

Perseverance Demonstrates the ability to work through challenges alongside their teammates and to bounce back from bumps in the road

Required Qualifications:

  • GED or High School Diploma
  • Two years of full-time work experience -OR- an Associate degree
  • Desire to learn basic ROW residential/tenant relocation tasks and processes, and the applicable local, state, and federal regulations
  • Enjoys working with people

Essential Job Functions:

  • Performs all project tasks promptly, efficiently and on schedule.
  • Records in the timesheet daily and accurately, the time spent on each project and the corresponding brief memo.
  • Performs effectively in a remote work environment.
  • Communicates clearly, accurately, and timely in writing and verbally, with affected residents, project managers and project teams.
  • Handles multiple relocation cases for multiple projects effectively and efficiently.
  • Prepares accurate project documents.
  • Meets in-person as necessary with residents who are being relocated.
  • Interviews residents who are being relocated to collect critical information and to establish relocation needs including special requirements.
  • Provides clear explanation to the resident about the relocation process, eligibility for benefits, and project documents.
  • Prepares and delivers all necessary documents to residents in a timely manner.
  • Assists in the search for, and conducts the inspection of, the replacement dwelling to confirm it is Decent, Safe and Sanitary.
  • Coordinates the move and works with property managers, movers, and residents.
  • Processes claims submitted by the resident that are accurate and timely and tracks them from client approval through issuance of benefits.
  • Maintains complete, up to date, and accurate case files in SharePoint, pursuant to OPC and project specific requirements, including case journal and applicable fields.
  • Submits case files to the project manager in a timely manner each month for review and/or as required.
  • Closes case files promptly and as required in an accurate manner.
  • Travels to and works at project sites as required and directed.
  • Must have the ability to work safely in a field and office setting. Office setting includes remote/home office, OPC office, and field settings as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proficiency in MS Office 365 (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams)
  • Highly organized with ability to manage multiple project components simultaneously
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to analyze, research, and recommend a course of action
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good reading comprehension
  • Self-motivated and maintain a positive teamwork-oriented attitude
  • Able to work effectively with diverse work groups including co-workers, clients, vendors, and claimants
  • Must have the ability to modify daily and weekly work schedules as required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bilingual, particularly in Spanish
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university
  • Desire to learn about the Real Estate industry

Personal Vehicle Use for OPC Business:

Access to a personal vehicle is required to conduct regular business activities on a day-to-day basis for OPC. Vehicle Requirements:

  • Possess a valid Drivers License.
  • Vehicle is covered by liability insurance for the minimum amount prescribed by State law.
  • Be able to show evidence of auto liability insurance coverage while operating the vehicle on OPC business.
  • The vehicle must be adequate for the work to be performed.
  • Vehicle must be equipped with seat belts in operating condition.
  • Employee responsible to maintain vehicle in a safe mechanical condition, as required by law.

Overland, Pacific & Cutler, LLC is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can meaningfully contribute to our success. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate in employment on any basis that is prohibited by federal, state or local laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status



Posted: 2022-06-15 Expires: 2022-07-16

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