|Date Opened||1/3/2019 12:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$54,764* - $73,754/year (*New State employees)|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||1/24/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of Connecticut Department of Agriculture (DAG) was established to encourage and promote the development of agriculture within Connecticut . Working as a Property Agent in the Department's Farmland Preservation unit, you will assist in securing and leveraging millions of dollars each year through USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Services.
You may also: work on all phases of the purchase of development rights on agricultural lands through the state's voluntary Farmland Preservation Program; coordinate with and provide outreach to municipalities, landowners and other involved entities on the state's Community Farms Program; assist with coordination and administration of the Gov's Farmland Restoration Prgrm; assist with coordination and administration of the FarmLink Prgrm; prepare lease agreements, easements and other agreements related to land acquisition, property management and revenue development; conduct title searches and related research; conduct inspections of proposed land acquisitions; review and may prepare appraisals; assist in municipal grants in aid programs; conduct negotiations necessary to secure property, property rights, and commercial lease agreements; prepare deeds and draws maps from survey notes; collect and analyze data in property market values; make recommendations for fair awards to property owners; maintain records and prepares reports; may provide relocation assistance to displaced individuals in obtaining new residences or places of business; may prepare condemnation files and provides testimony at condemnation hearings; may process disposal and sale of state owned land and buildings; may recommend items for salvage in properties to be demolished; may supervise maintenance of buildings and grounds of acquired property; related duties as required.
This position is a 35 hour per week position located at 450 Columbus Boulevard in Hartford. Interested applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application and should indicate how their background meets the position requirements.
NOTE: At any point during the recruitment process, applicants may be required to submit additional documentation such as performance reviews, attendance, supervisory references, etc., to support their candidacy for this position.
Should you have questions pertaining to this recruitment, please contact Irena Baj-Wright at Irena.Baj-Wright@ct.gov, or (860) 713-5391.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Connecticut is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
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The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.