NOTE: This is a supervisory position. Under provision of the Civil Service Reform
Act, first-time supervisors are required to serve a trial period before their
appointment becomes final. Those who do
not satisfactorily complete the trial period will be returned to positions of
no lower grade and pay then those they occupied before assuming their
OF DUTIES: The incumbent is responsible for
direct supervision of Realty staff and the day to day operations of Real
Property Management activities that include Tenure and Management,
Rights-of-Way, Minerals and Mining, Acquisition & Disposal, Range Permits,
Cadastral Survey, Old Age Assistance Project, and 2415 Claims.
for assisting in the overall long range planning, direction, coordination, and
execution of the operating program of the Branch of Realty, with the Agency
for the oversight of all activities of the Branch, that affects the operations
and programs of the branch.
Real Property Management oversight on allotted and tribal trust lands and is
responsible for the performance of all technical work involved in conveying any
of the trust land either by negotiated sale, advertised sale, patent in fee, or
for the performance of the technical work involved in leasing for farming, range units, farm-pasture,
homesite, business, oil and gas, other minerals, and sand and gravel permits.
for the processing of grants of easement for rights of ways over Indian land
for public roads, power lines, telephone lines, railroads and pipelines, and
for temporary construction and occupancy permits.
for the disbursement of funds from rentals, royalties, and payment of damages
for rights-of-ways involving trust lands to trust owners.
inspects program progress through on-site observation and by reviewing progress
reports of subordinates, discussions with Realty Officer, Tribal officials,
land owners and users, and other federal, state, and local agencies.
technical information concerning the policies, regulations, requirements, and
procedures affecting trust lands, presents oral or written information on specific
questions or proposals.