Permit Specialist

Overland Park, KS 66210

Posted: 01/03/2023 Job Number: 22918

Job Description

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Permit Specialist for the telecommunications field. The focus of the role will be completing Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) permit application for city, county, state, pole, railroad, and others.

Job Duties:
  • Establish and sustain positive working relationships with applicable AHJ’s acting as the main point of contact.
  • Perform jurisdictional and utility research, address municipal code and document requirements for other team members.
  • Effective knowledge and professional communication of the current permit status in emails and on calls.
  • Maintain the robust process for tracking research for AHJs in the company’s database of record.
  • Compile, submit and retrieve permit packages either electronically or in person.
  • Using the company’s database of record, track the permit lifecycle from application to approval, expiration and renewal, including maintaining accurate forecast and actual timelines and costs.
  • Travel to and effectively interact with the permitting authority to ensure timely receipt of approved permits.
  • Maintain engagement throughout the entire project cycle – start to successful completion.
  • Ensure all deliverables are received and uploaded into the designation company database of record.
  • Maintain accurate forecasts for both company and client reporting purposes.
  • Additional activities related to jurisdictional requirements, permit tracking and reporting.

  • 1 plus year of Permitting experience completing Authority Having Jurisdiction permit applications.
  • Telecommunications Experience

Pay Rate: $20.00- $25.00/hour

Term: 6 Months Temp to Direct

Location of job: Overland Park, KS 66210

Hours: M-F Flexible start time 8 hours a day

Work from home: Yes, BUT not for the first 6 months or until employee is trained. After that, there is an option for working from home or a mix of home and office.

For consideration, please send your resume to or call (678) 802-6623.

Meet Your Recruiter

Shelly Benmuyal
Technical Recruiter

Shelly is originally from Brazil and graduated from Universidade Paulista with a B.S. degree in Psychology.   In 2014 Shelly moved to Atlanta, GA to begin her career in recruiting where she worked as an IT Recruiter and Account Manager.  Shelly enjoys connecting with professionals, learning about their career goals and matching them with the positions they want.  Shelly joined Selectek as a Technical Recruiter in June of 2022.  In her free time, Shelly enjoys hiking and reading.

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