The town of Falmouth is currently accepting applications for Data Collector/Field Appraiser in our Assessing Department. Responsibilities include: Examines real estate and personal property by inspection in accordance with MGLs. Inspects buildings under construction, performs field measurements, lists pertinent information for proper updating, data entry into the CAMA system; reports such findings to the Director of Assessing. Reviews and inspects areas of town for purposes of maintaining equalized assessments as required by the Commissioner of Revenue and reports such findings in proper form to the Director of Assessing. Performs computerized statistical analyses. Assists in the maintenance of necessary records for proper functioning of the department; assists in field operations to assure smooth functioning of assessing matters as deemed necessary by the Director of Assessing. High school education with two years college level math; a working knowledge of building construction design; an understanding of the real estate market; two years’ experience in computer data input and retrieval and two years experience in a customer service oriented position. General knowledge of the principles, methods and techniques of real and personal property assessment. General understanding of the MGLs and town rules and regulations relating to the assessing department. General knowledge of computer operations and related software applications. Ability to understand and explain pertinent state and local laws, procedures and regulation. Ability to deal tactfully with the general public. Ability to understand and perform statistical analysis. Organizational skills are required. Excellent mathematical skills. Skill in operation of computer and measuring devices. Valid Drivers License Starting salary is $24.60 – $26.61/hour plus competitive benefits package.
Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found at Falmouth Job Opportunities. Candidates who submit their application by July 27 will be given preference. The town of Falmouth is proud to be an EEO/AA employer