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Appraiser II

Burke County Board of Commissioners

Posted: Feb. 7, 2018

End Date: Feb. 28, 2018

The Burke County Board of Tax Assessors has an opening for a Property Appraiser. Applicants without a current Georgia Department of Revenue Appraiser Certification will begin as an Appraiser I position. The salary range for Appraiser I is $28,059 - $42,536. This is a professional position and salary will be commensurate with experience level and applicant qualifications. There will be a 6 month probationary period while certifications are being obtained and the applicant is exhibiting mastery of the duties. Within 2 years, and after all certification requirements have been met, the successful candidate will advance to an Appraiser II. This position requires both office and field appraisal duties.
Responsibilities include
  • Appraising residential and accessory buildings
  • Appraising commercial and industrial buildings and accessories
  • Data entry into the County’s CAMA system
  • Handling taxpayer issues by phone and in person
  • Any other duties as required In the field of tax assessment
Requirements include:
  • Previous appraisal skills are preferred, either in the field of tax appraisal or fee appraisal
  • Good math skills
  • Must be able to interact with the public in a professional and friendly manner
  • Advanced computer skills required
  • Must successfully complete education requirements of the Georgia Dept. of Revenue Appraiser Certification Program
  • Must possess a valid Georgia driver’s license; DMV history report will be run
  • All Burke County employees are subject to a criminal history verification
  • Substance abuse testing is required
Applications may be obtained at and submitted to the Burke County Commissioners Office, 602 Liberty Street, Waynesboro, Ga. from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday or at http://www.burkecounty-ga.gov/user_files/Employment_Application_FINAL_06-22-17.pdf.
 For more information call the Burke County Tax Assessor’s Office at 706-554-2607. End date: Open until filled.
**Burke County is an Equal Opportunity Employer