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Land Representative 

Reference Code: 70815 



Location: United States (US) - Mandan, ND
Job Category: Community/Land/Aboriginal Relations
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is not eligible for our relocation program
Application Deadline: 08/14/2020




We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TransCanada, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously.


Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities.


We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day. We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges.


The opportunity

Our US Land Services West Team is evolving to meet the needs of our growing business and to support landowner relationships along the Bison Pipeline, Northern Border Pipeline and Keystone Pipeline systems, through Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota.


We are seeking a seasoned Land Representative to support internal customers such as Operations, Engineering Services and Project Management in the acquisition of surface rights and land access agreements and maintaining landowner relations.


What you’ll do

  • Negotiate agreements and positions with landowners, including state agencies, which reflect fair and equitable practices and will lead resolution of Land issues and landowner claims
  • Assist with Community Relations programs and to supervise and oversee third party contract land personnel
  • Work as a knowledge and practice expert with internal clients and affected parties such as landowners, landowner/industry associations and regulatory bodies, in executing public awareness/consent programs, as well as resolving land-related issues
  • Extensive vehicle travel and short stays away from home are required to service the area of responsibility


Minimum Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Minimum of 4 years of combined applicable academic training, certification and related experience in the oil or natural gas pipeline industry
  • Post-secondary diploma/degree in a directly related discipline is an asset
  • Experience in land and right of way acquisition in the pipeline industry
  • Experience in post construction land damages settlements
  • Familiar with state and federal pipeline regulations and requirements
  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • High level of analytical ability and strategic skills required to gather and evaluate complex information obtained from a variety of sources and to formulate recommendations
  • Leadership skills, promoting a positive influence on the work of others through demonstration of technical expertise and effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to make decisions where only general policies and procedures are available requiring application of judgement and independent action
  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and across the businesses.
  • Effective communication, writing and public speaking skills are essential
  • A strong team player, self-motivated individual with good interpersonal, organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines and strong networking skills

About our business
TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.

Thank you for choosing TC Energy your career search.
*Depending on the qualifications of the applicants, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.
Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.
All positions require background screening. Some include criminal and/or credit checks in order to comply with regulations.


Make what you do matter.

At TC Energy we dream big, think big and do big things. For over 60 years, we've had the vision and scale to deliver big things that matter to the world. From supplying reliable and efficient energy to millions of North Americans with our pipelines, gas storage and power generation facilities, we believe in making big things possible. 

TC Energy is looking for people who are willing to think about the future...and think big. We're looking for people who are ready to take on the most significant challenges of their careers and define energy infrastructure in North America.


Apply now!


Apply to this posting by 08/14/2020 using reference code 70815. You must apply through our jobs system at Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Applications may be submitted using a mobile device or desktop / laptop computer.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

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Thank you for choosing TC Energy in your career search.


* Depending on qualifications, the successful candidate may be offered a position at a more appropriate level and/or ladder.

* Applicants must have legal authorization to work in the country in which the position is based with no restrictions.

* All positions require background screening. Some require criminal and/or credit checks to comply with regulations.