Town of Oxford

Job Title: Assistant Assessor

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Hours: 32-34 per week

Application Deadline: December 3, 2021

Details:

The Town of Oxford seeks qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Assessor. This is a Full-time position, a minimum of 32 hours a week but up to 34 hours per week, with benefits.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Assistance the assessor in the valuing of taxable property to establish the Grand List. Assumes the responsibility for the office in the absence of the Assessor.
  • The Assistant Assessor is responsible for assessing the valuation of personal property and/or inventory of commercial and industrial establishments. Computes and verifies new manufacturing/machinery exemption program.
  • Confers with property owners and provides information about laws pertaining to motor vehicle taxation, exemption for elderly citizens, and similar tax liability matters.
  • Maintains and updates information concerning real estate, motor vehicles, and personal property.
  • Provides technical information and assistance to lawyers, land searchers, appraisers, and the general public.
  • Performs other duties assigned.

Education & Training:

High School diploma or equivalency, including or supplemented by courses in office skills, plus three years of responsible administrative experience, including one year in an assessment environment.

Qualifications:

  • Completion or in the process of becoming a Certified Connecticut Municipal Assessor. Courses offered by the State of Connecticut.
  • Participate in continuing education in the field of assessment.

Contact Information: 

Kristyn Rosa
486 Oxford Road
Oxford, CT. 06478
Phone (203) 828-6515
Fax (203) 888-1236

E-mail: adminassistant@oxford-ct.gov

Best Method of Contact: E-mail

Visit https://www.oxford-ct.gov for an application and additional information.