Town of Southington

Job Title: Assessment Technician

Salary: $32.67 per hour ($59,459/year) Grade 4

Hours: 35 hours per week

Application Deadline: February 15, 2024


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work closely with the public and provide high levels of customer service that include inquiries and complaints
  • Assisting the public in completing forms, statements, and applications in person or by phone
  • Occasional field work related to real estate assessment and personal property assessment
  • Reviewing real estate deeds reflecting ownership changes and data entry into mass appraisal system
  • Making computations of moderate complexity by hand or machine
  • Compiling, tabulating, and applying standard formulas to statistical data of moderate complexity
  • Typing and distributing correspondence
  • Preparing reports
  • Filing reports, data, forms, and correspondence
  • Interpreting laws, regulations, and polices governing the work performed to the public
  • Accepting records and receipts; reconciling fees and payments
  • Willing to attend trainings, conferences, and certification courses relating to tax and assessment
  • Perform any and all other related duties assigned by the Director of Assessment and Revenue or his/her designee

Minimum Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Customer service experience with the ability to effectively interact with people
  • Minimum of two years of office experience; within a municipality, preferred

Computer/ Technology:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel and Word)
  • Experience with and Vision software, preferred


Include CT Municipal Employees Retirement System (CTMERS) Pension Plan, generous time off (personal days, vacation, accrued sick leave, including 13 full days & 2 half day holidays) & insurance package (medical, dental, vision care, prescription and life.)

How to Apply:

The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Equal Opportunity Employer