Assistant Assessor Position (NEW)

The Town of Carlisle is seeking qualified candidates for a full time 35 hour per week position as the Assistant Assessor. Working under the direction of the Principal Assessor, the Assistant Assessor position will include office based administrative /customer service work, extensive exterior real property inspections and assisting with the development of annual real and personal property valuations.

 

Recommended Minimum Qualifications

 

Education and Experience:

Associates degree; advanced training in real estate appraisal and assessing practices; two years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.    

 Knowledge, Ability and Skill:

Knowledge of modern assessment practices and procedures and Massachusetts General Laws, policies and regulations relating to the assessment of property. General knowledge of GIS mapping, surveying, plans of land, and deeds. Working knowledge of town government and department software including MUNIS and Patriot Properties AssessPro C.A.M.A. preferred. Experience with Microsoft office programs, especially Excel, is a must. 

 Ability to interact with the public and explain policies and procedures; ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Ability to maintain detailed records, analyze data and prepare reports. Ability to work effectively under time constraints to meet deadlines.

 Additional Requirements:

Valid Massachusetts motor vehicle operator’s license

M.A.A. (or ability to obtain license within two years)

 Education and Experience

Associates degree; advanced training in real estate appraisal and assessing practices; two years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 Licenses/Certificates: 

Must possess a valid driver’s license. Must obtain Massachusetts Accredited Assessor (MAA) certification within twenty-four months of appointment; certification must be maintained throughout appointment.

 Closing date: Open until filled

 

How to Apply / Contact

For the complete job description, please download the attached PDF for further details. Resumes to be accepted until the position is filled. All applicants should submit both cover letter and resume to assistantassessor@carlislema.gov  for consideration. Thank you.