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Title Specialist

Posted May 31
Full Time

Pine Gate Renewables is a leading renewable energy company focused on project development and strategic financing of solar and storage projects throughout the United States. The company’s Pine Gate Impact initiative contributes to multiple non-profit organizations aimed at improving the environment and local communities. Headquartered in Asheville, NC, Pine Gate Renewables made the Inc. 5000 list in 2021, placing at #37 and named to Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies list in 2021. Pine Gate Renewables works every day to achieve its mission to “Get Solar Done.” For more information, visit


Our Real Estate Group is looking for a problem solver to join our team in developing large-scale solar and storage projects throughout the United States. This role requires extensive knowledge and experience with (i) title and survey review (ii) clearing exceptions to title commitments and policies. If you find renewable energy exciting and have the experience below, we want to speak with you.


What You'll Do

  • Support all aspects of the title commitment, survey, title defect curing and issuance of title policies for renewable energy project development and financing.
  • Interface with title insurers in ordering, reviewing, and negotiating title commitments, removal of title exceptions and title insurance policies. 
  • Interface with surveyors in ordering and reviewing ALTA surveys and As-Built surveys.
  • Review, identify and then negotiate and draft documentation to clear title exceptions identified in the title commitment.
  • Interface with lenders and other financing parties to address diligence questions and negotiate suitable title policies from the title insurer.
  • Prepare a summary of material defects affecting the use of surface rights or exception to policy coverage and prepare an action plan to correct such defects and exclusions.



  • At least three (3) years of experience with title commitments, surveys and curing title defects identified in the title commitment. 
  • Experience supporting financial closings, including responses to lender’s comments, negotiating title policy endorsements and affirmative coverage, and coordinating final ALTA surveys.
  • An entrepreneurial attitude towards problem solving.
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate with external stakeholders such as opposing counsel, lenders, and investors.  
  • Attention to detail, particularly in review of site control, title exceptions, and ALTA surveys for accuracy.


Working Environment and Physical Demand

  • Remote; travel once a quarter to Asheville, NC.

Pine Gate Renewables believes in taking care of our employees by offering benefits that support their physical, mental, and financial well-being.  Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, matching 401k, Paid Time Off, paid holidays, training, and development, giving back to the community, remote work options, dog-friendly offices, and much more. Pine Gate Renewables is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace.

Pine Gate Renewables does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies.