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STATE LAND AGENT 2 - 60032351
Posting Close Date:  N/A


Requisition Id:  8674

STATE LAND AGENT 2 - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa  




Business Unit: HR-STATE LANDS 


*Pay Grade: GRADE 34 

Salary Range: $49,151.52 - $72,871.20 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 



Phone:  775 684-0126 




Position Description

State Land Agents conduct a broad range of real estate transactions related to State lands. Transactions include the development and execution of authorizations to use State land, such as construction authorizations, leases, licenses, easements, and permits. State Land Agents also acquire and dispose of land and land interests, including water, mineral and development rights, within statutory authority and in accordance with established real estate principles, practices and ethical standards. Under general supervision, incumbents perform the full range of duties described in the series concept at the journey level. This position provides Land Agent services to the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW). In close coordination with NDSL and NDOW management, the incumbent reviews and processes proposals related to the third-party use of Wildlife Management Areas and other state lands assigned to NDOW. The incumbent understands the agency’s long-term land needs, and facilitates acquisition and disposal of state land and land interests as needed. The incumbent conducts property research; uses mapping applications and tools to locate state land; secures contracts for and interprets surveys and appraisals; produces legal documents; and implements title, escrow, and recording procedures, among other duties. The incumbent manages multiple, concurrent projects, is an effective communicator, and provides service in a professional and timely manner and with the best interest of the State and use of State land in mind. The individual often conducts research in a variety of areas including historical property records, patents, title, and review of state and federal laws related to State lands to produce reports and other associated documents.

This is an underfill for the State Land Agent 3 level. 

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Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in business administration, public administration, real estate, environmental or natural science, or related field and two years of professional experience in public lands management; real estate; escrow and title; property leasing, management or development; easements; property appraisal; or related field; OR graduation from high school or equivalent and four years of professional experience as described above; OR one year of experience as a State Land Agent I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above.

Special Requirements

  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
  • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
  • A valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.


The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno