City of Meriden

Job Title: Deputy Assessor

Salary: $69,139 - $99,008

Hours: Full time – 40-hour per week

Application Deadline: Open until Filled

Details:

NATURE OF WORK:

This is very responsible technical and administrative work involving all     phases of tax assessment administration. Work involves responsibility for the valuation of real and personal property and for assisting the Assessor in the performance of statutory duties. Duties include collecting data for assessment purposes, preparing reports, meeting with taxpayers on valuation complaints and inspecting new and improved property for assessment of taxes. This position also has the responsibility for making very difficult property assessment technical decisions. The work requires that the employee have considerable knowledge, skill and ability in every phase of property assessment work.  Please see attached full Job description.

QUALIFICATIONS:

A high school diploma supplemented with training in real estate appraisal and assessment administration, plus four years of progressively responsible assessment appraisal experience, or an equivalent combination of education and qualifying experience substituting on a year-for-year basis.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor I designation required.  In order to further progress and qualify as an Assessor, the incumbent will be required to work towards acquiring CCMA II within the first two years of employment in order to work towards becoming a full time Assessor. Must have valid Connecticut Class 3 driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY:

Apply on line at https://tinyurl.com/meridencareers or you can e-mail your application/transfer form to humanresources@meridenct.gov