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Landmen work in the oil extraction industry and are responsible for securing drill or operation rights. Typical duties listed on a Landman resume include negotiating with land owners, buying or leasing the land, doing paperwork, reporting on land management activities, and collaborating with contract owners. Based on our collection of resume samples, the most successful candidates demonstrate excellent communication and negotiation skills, an eye for details, teamwork, time management, and computer competencies. They also need to be aware of land drilling legal aspects. Landmen usually hold an Associate's Degree in land management.

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Petroleum Landman

Petroleum Landman

  • Responsible for title verification and due diligence of plots of land located in South Eastern Ohio.
  • Created reports outlining all pertinent information and documentation of potential land prospects and conveyed opinions on their viability.
  • Selected as point person to train new hires at Turner Oil & Gas.
  • Contributed to our team's success in meeting land quota goals for five consecutive quarters.
  • Consistently exceeded average quota expectations for assignment completions compared to those of my peers.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Business Marketing
2

Landman

  • Determined Surface ownership for a Pipeline Route across Upton, Reagan, Crockett and Val Verde County, TX
  • Submitted a Limited Title Certificate, which detailed all chain of title documentation including conveyances, outsales, DOT's, Easements/ROW's, Judgments and any other encumbrances for the past 40 years (minimum); and provided a Deed Plot, Tobin Map and Tax Card for each tract
  • Created a Land File and uploaded a scanned version for each completed tract
  • Exported all findings into Google Earth (Earth Point) to show updated progress along the proposed route
  • Integral member of the "rescue crew" that completed all outstanding title in order to salvage this project
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
C
Certificate
BBA
Business Management
Landman 411 Series: All Sessions
3

Landman

Negotiated, permitted and leased land owners for 3D seismic and O&G exploration contracts.

  • Researched and pursed right-of-way acquisitions for the City of Lancaster and major housing developers.
  • Facilitated approvals for energy client to conduct paleontological, biological and ambient noise level surveys; as well as water, gas and transmission lines.
  • Assisted attorneys with legal documentation preparation for conveyances and title curative issues.
  • Prepared abstracts of title.
  • Proficient in implementing PC skills in daily task, including Microsoft Office Programs and various search engines.
  • Worked well with team of highly-qualified individuals of various backgrounds, skill-sets and experience; designed to produce quality results for oil and gas specialties.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
Business Administration
4

Legal Assistant / Field Landman

Assist the owner of the Firm to efficiently analyze and interpret county records to calculate mineral and leasehold working interests, gather curative data and perform due diligence for various property and mineral ownership, and prepare Drilling Title Opinions and Division Order Title Opinions for clients within given time and budget constraints.

  • Increased reporting accuracy, reduced project completion time, and generated significant cost savings for clients by utilizing my Landman / Land Tech training to assist Attorneys in efficiently meeting set project goals for various clients.
  • Performed Courthouse Research for Due Diligence projects and Quiet Title Litigation.
  • Assisted in Probate Litigation.
  • Performed digital imaging of indexes in various County Courthouses, prepared notes, and analysis of Encumbrances for Drilling Title Opinions and Division Order Title Opinions.
  • Performed preparation of all Case Documents and mineral ownership verification for Restricted Indian Lease Acquisition Matters in various Counties. Worked closely with the Field Solicitor, Bureau of Land Management.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
English
5

Associate Landman

Completed cursory HBP checks through county courthouse and state well production records

  • Negotiated oil and gas leases with landowners in 3 townships of Stark County, OH
  • Ran cursory title check on land parcels in question before leasing through county courthouse records
  • Organized large landowner groups to expedite negotiations and acquire acreage more rapidly
  • Negotiated top leases acquired from other local energy companies in the western half of Carroll County, OH
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BBA
Energy Management
6

Landman

Independent Oil and Gas Landman

  • Curative title duties
  • Built rapport and maintained mutually successful relationships with Lessors, government officials and industry partners to enhance our business opportunities and profile in the community.
  • Drafted documents for purpose of exploration and development
  • Ran Title/Supplemental Title and prepared lease agreements
  • Gathered and analyzed land information from various sources- courthouse, clients, government agencies
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Accounting
7

Landman

Responsible for completing runsheets and mineral ownership reports for targeted lands.

  • Prepared tract folders with due diligence information and plats.
  • Contacted mineral landowners and negotiated oil and gas leases until signed.
  • Developed relationships and networked with the landowners, their families and their attorneys yielding quick profitable leases.
  • Researched and located curative title information satisfying requirements for title opinions.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
8

Landman

  • Conducted extensive research on subject tracts including every instrument concerning the subject land in the County Clerk’s office and District Clerk’s office from 1900 to current day.
  • Abstracted assigned tracts from patent to present day.
  • Exceptional Heirship researcher; highly adept at contacting hard-to-find individuals.
  • Negotiated Oil & Gas Leases; prepared leases and lease packages once in agreement; researched and found all interested leases; tracked down Lessors current location.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Computer Electronics
9

Landman

Leasehold Title Ownership Reports - determining leasehold title interest on Federal (BLM), State and Fee lands as to Working Interest, Net Revenue Interest, ORRI; confirming current status of HBP/HBU lands within Federal Units.

  • Due Diligence - Examined and confirmed clients lease files for producing leasehold title interest and royalty interest
  • Leasehold Checks - researched Fee, State and Federal (BLM) land records for prospective area as to HBP, current and expired leases and mineral ownership
  • Prepared notifications lists for Spacing and Pooling applications in the State of Colorado.
  • Calculated division of interest within Spacing Units pertaining to WI, NRI, Royalty Interest and ORRI
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Psychology
10

Landman

Independent Landman

  • Researched, negotiated and acquired oil & gas Leases with landowners throughout North Texas on behalf of 6 different operators/clients in the Barnett Shale play
  • Organized group signings with Homeowner Associations and other mineral interest groups
  • Developed, organized and maintained detailed excel spreadsheets for the prospect areas worked
  • Attended city council and town meetings to discuss and negotiate up and coming natural gas pad locations
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Marketing

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