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USG Corporation Gas Field Leasing Technician (Oakfield) in Oakfield, New York

  1. Leasing and Right of Way acquisition as needed to support all gas field operations.
    1. Lease file and royalty updates – keep all files including lease records, royalty database, lease database, unit maps and property maps up to date. Search court house records as needed.
    2. Prepare surface releases and lease cancelations as needed- work with landowners and lawyers to complete all documentation as required. Update plant files as needed
    3. Track landowner “free gas” usage. Send letters twice per year with usage. Bill landowners as needed and track payments.
    4. Contact landowners about any safety issues and routinely send corresponds to them about the safe use of gas within their homes. (includes repairs and leaks)
    5. Work with and contact landowners (1500 ) as needed.
    6. Well plugging – work with landowners on all and any issues that occur. Help with sales of wells if applicable.
    7. Monitor all assessments and tax bills for well production and plant properties.
    8. Track all overriding royalties and special payments due to landowners and third parties.
  2. This person is the main contact for Dig Safely NY – the 3000( ) notices we receive must be tracked and responded to in a prompt and timely manner per NYS laws. The plant receives a rating on this yearly and the NYS PSC reviews these records.
  3. Attend Dig safely meetings – min 2 per year
  4. Contact landowners about gypsum mine issues
  5. Work with local farmers on plant property rentals and misc
  6. Population density survey updates and public educations
  7. Work with local government officials – planning boards, assessors, highway departments
  8. Contact landowners as needed for leak repairs and pay crop damage as needed
  9. Maintain public relations for company with landowners, government officials, third party contractors and lawyers.
  10. Assist department foreman as needed.
  11. Public education about gas field operations
  12. Coordinate Dig Safely Program
  13. Landowner gas usage for DEC yearly report
  14. Participate and help with plant and department safety programs
  15. Ag exemptions on plant property

    • Computer Literate (word, excel, access, stand alone software)
    • Organized and very motivated, self starter
    • Requires excellent communication skills both verbal and written as you will be dealing with a wide variety of people (working with over 1500 landowners, various government officials, lawyers and several contractors)
    • Must possess critical thinking skills; be able to work independently; influence others; and have effective verbal and written communication skills
    • Experience in natural gas leasing is helpful
    • Able to search court house deed records (title search work) is a plus
    • Able to work with people of all backgrounds
    • Must be able to work safely
    • Must have a clean driving record
    • It is extremely important to generate company goodwill with all landowners
    • Must be able to deal with landowners who are upset in a positive manner /EOE including disability/veteran/

Job: *Office/Admin

Organization: *Oakfield-Gas Field

Title: Gas Field Leasing Technician (Oakfield)

Location: New York-Oakfield

Requisition ID: OAK10244

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.