Site Acquisition Specialist

Land Acquisition Specialist, Land Agent, Land Acquisition Associate

Wind Onshore

Assist in obtaining land for wind energy projects. Administer land after it has been purchased or leased. Work with various engineers, scientists, attorneys, developers, permitting specialists, landowners, local governments and community organizations to ensure wind project is constructed and operational. Design and implement land acquisition strategies and plans for development of new sites. Assist developers/owners in projects by providing land options. Conduct research on county building codes and landowner information. Coordinate meetings, develop relationships, and negotiate purchase or lease contracts with owners.

Position Requirements


Permitting process. Real estate, tax and accounting rules. Working with people to accomplish goals. Designing and implementing land acquisition strategies and plans for development of new sites. Conducting research. Developing relationships.


Bachelor's degree required; Graduate degree preferred. Business, real estate law, engineering or related.


Real estate or land acquisition experience required.

Credentialing Required/Optional

Real estate license preferrable. Notary license desirable

Career Path

Position Reports To

Purchasing Manager

Career path moves from this role

Purchasing Manager, Asset Manager

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