Town of Madison

Job Title: Assessment Technician II

Salary: $21.07 to $29.65, Grade 6, Non Union

Hours: 35.5 per week

Application Deadline: Friday, February 7th, 2020 4:00 pm

Details:

The Town of Madison is accepting applications for the position of Assessment Technician II.  This position is located in the Assessor’s office of the Town.

The purpose of this position is to perform administrative, technical and field work in assisting the Assessor in the valuation of real, personal property and motor vehicles; performs increasingly responsible field investigations and inspections in evaluating property; and collects and processes information to assist in establishment of the Town’s Grand List.  The work is performed under the direction of the Assessor.

The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Receives and processes information on real estate, personal property and motor vehicles; coordinates record keeping functions.
  • Maintains data in the Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal program and the administrative software program.
  • Performs field inspections of property, including new construction identified through building permits.
  • Values and prorates.
  • Prepares and processes business personal property declarations.
  • Prices motor vehicles for annual Grand List and supplemental Grand List.
  • Processes assessment adjustments as warranted.
  • Prepares, mails and posts forms and notices as required by State Statute.
  • Provides technical assistance to visitors and the public; Assists the public with tax maps and records.
  • Makes copies of maps and records and collects fees.
  • Reviews and processes the State and Local Tax Relief applications for the Elderly and Totally Disabled and Additional Veterans.
  • Assists the public in filing for tax exemptions; Processes tax exemptions.
  • Provides technical support to the Board of Assessment Appeals.
  • Performs other related functions as assigned or required.

Minimum Training and Experience Required to Perform Essential Job Functions

  • An Associate’s Degree in business, financial management or closely related field and three (3) years of related experience or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Position requires a certificate as a Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor I (CCMA I) and a valid Connecticut Driver’s License.
  • Ability to obtain certification of CCMA II is required within two (2) years from date of hire.
  • Working knowledge of Vision Government Solutions and Quality Data System is highly desirable.
  • Work performed shall be in accordance with State Statute where applicable.

Completed applications must be received in the Human Resources Department no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday February 7, 2020.  Application forms may be obtained in the Human Resources Department, 8 Campus Drive, Madison, CT  06443; or, applications can be submitted from the website at www.madisonct.org.

The Town of Madison provides reasonable accommodation to persons with disabilities in accordance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA).  If you need accommodation in the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department prior to the closing date.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER