Real Estate Agent (Transmission)

  • Canacre
  • Remote (Maine, ME, USA)
  • 03/18/2022
Full time Real Estate Sales

Job Description

This is a full-time salaried position and the candidate will report into the office located in Augusta, Maine. Relocation assistance may be provided.  

Join the Canacre team in an exciting role working on leading edge infrastructure projects.  

We are technical experts in land, energy, and transportation development delivering accurate, innovative, and agile solutions to our partners. We provide land acquisition, geospatial mapping, data management, web-based GIS, community relations, land feasibility studies, and permitting services. Canacre’s clients include developers, large scale service providers, and government entities that are involved in the planning and development of energy projects, rights of way, resources, and infrastructure across Canada and the United States. Canacre works on large-scale wind and solar power projects, high-voltage transmission lines, pipeline projects, municipal roads projects, and groupings of cellular towers and rooftop antennas.  

At Canacre, we act with honesty and integrity within a culture where trust, collaboration, and teamwork flourish. We commit to diversity, inclusivity and the celebration of successes. Our vision is to foster an environment that promotes inspired and empowered team members who make an impact.  

The Real Estate Land Agent (Transmission) negotiates and acquires agreements and liaises with key stakeholders throughout the duration of the project (including clients, landowners and project managers) to continuously deliver top quality results.

In addition, your role will be to:  

  • Provide site acquisition expertise to clients and/or construction personnel.
  • Negotiate various types of land-use agreements with landowners and/or landowner representatives.
  • Communicate and deliver project information to landowners and the community.
  • Represent clients and Canacre in community/stakeholder meetings.
  • Review and understand legal agreements, site plans, appraisals, engineering drawings and large-scale project layouts.


  • Post-secondary education, ideally in geography, GIS, land acquisition/real estate, or a business related discipline.
  • Minimum 2 years’ of land acquisition or real estate negotiation experience working on large scale transmission projects.
  • Land acquisition, real estate experience or familiarity with large-scale commercial construction.
  • Excellent negotiation skills.
  • Strong problem solving ability.
  • Ability to work independently with a high level of self-motivation.
  • A committed team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Strong reporting skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Associate License for Maine or eligible to obtain
  • Accreditation, membership and certifications from the IRWA, REIC, OREA, AIC, NAIOP.

Given the volume of applications we typically receive, we are unable to respond to all applicants, however, you will be contacted if your experience is a suitable match with one of our upcoming projects.