The Town of Busti is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time position of Appraiser. Duties of the Appraiser include but are not limited to: Appraises real property to obtain basic data for determination of valuation for tax purposes; does related work as required.
Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from high school or possession a high school equivalency diploma and either:
- Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State register college, university with an associate degree in Business, Finance, Real Estate Law, Sales and Marketing or closely related field with a minimum of 12 credit hours in real property appraisal course work and one year of satisfactory full-time paid experience in an occupation involving the valuation of real property;
- Three years of satisfactory full-time paid experience as described in (A) above. (60 semester credit hours of college study from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college, university in Business, Finance, Real Estate Law, Sales and Marketing or closely related field may be substituted for one year of experience).
Full Performance Knowledges, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics: Good knowledge of modern principles and practices of real property appraisal for tax purposes; working knowledge of legal terminology used in deeds, liens, property descriptions and tax records; demonstrated ability to make accurate appraisals of real property; ability to plan and supervise the work of technical subordinates; integrity; tact; courtesy; good physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Salary: starting at $20 per hour
Special Requirement: Candidates for the position will be required to pass the appropriate Chautauqua County Competitive exam.
Applications are available in person at the Town of Busti Town Clerk’s office, located on 125 Chautauqua Avenue, Lakewood, NY 14750. Applications must be received no later than Monday, August 23, 2021.