Job Openings

Tax Assessor Office - Personal Property Appraiser I

DAWSON COUNTY GOVERNMENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

1.1.2.1 Internal Competitive     1.1.2.2 Open Competitive

Job Title: Personal Property Appraiser I
Department: Dawson County Tax Assessor
Salary:$15.26 - $19.23
Status: Full-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL  5:00 P.M. NOVEMBER 21, 2018

Job Summary:
This position is responsible for performing appraisals and establishing valuation of all personal property in the county.  Prepare and maintain tracking system for personal property returns to taxpayers and pertinent records. Requires research for locating property as well as research for establishing value, depreciation and comparable.  Conducting on-site audits for businesses to determine Fair Market Value returns are accurate. Provides technical assistance to the public related to personal property valuation and assists with real estate questions. At times, works with field appraisers when necessary to assist in real property appraisals.

Job Requirements:
Applicant must be 21 years of age or older, and possess a high school diploma or its equivalent; maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license and have no adverse driving record or felony conviction.  Appraiser I and/or Appraiser IA courses, Valuation of Personal Property given by the Georgia Department of Revenue, and an Appraiser I Certification from the Georgia Department of Revenue preferred.  Applicant must have knowledge and understanding of standard property appraisal methods, techniques, tax assessment laws, policies and procedures for Georgia.  Individual should be able to interact with the public, provide good customer service, have an understanding of basic office equipment and computer skills. Knowledge of the WinGAP Personal Property program is a plus.  Applicant must be able to pass a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening.

Applications are in the County Administration office and here.  Applications may be mailed or delivered to the Dawson County Human Resources Department, 25 Justice Way, Suite 2233, Dawsonville, GA 30534; Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; or email to DCemployment@dawsoncounty.org.   All applications submitted are subject to public disclosure under the Georgia Open Records Act.

Dawson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Work Place.