Employment

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Appraisers Wanted

City of Palo Alto is Hiring a Senior Real Property Management Analyst

The Senior Real Property Management Analyst position provides an exciting opportunity for a well-qualified candidate to work with the Real Property Manager in the negotiation of terms and conditions of agreements and preparation of agreements in support of real estate and capital improvement projects; technical work with administrative responsibility related to rights-of-way and easements; acquisition and disposition of real property; management of leases; processing of documents and reports related to real estate and capital improvement projects; and providing assistance to stakeholders regarding real estate management, physical planning, and space management. Current major projects include the real estate needs for the 2014 Capital Infrastructure Plan including building a bicycle and pedestrian bridge over Highway 101, assisting in the leasing and use of the Cubberley Community Center, and use of the historic Roth Building.
 
The position will appeal to a candidate who enjoys a challenge and thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate has strong project management and negotiation capabilities and has experience in both public sector real property transactions and municipal budgets.

Learn more about this position.

(09/17)

 

Wells Fargo & Co., San Francisco, CA

Valuation Specialist 1 with 2+ years of valuation experience, certified appraiser.  This position will independently balance a mix of appraisal and review backlogs, determine scope of report needs and perform appraisals while meeting quality, service and production expectations.  Understand and adhere to USPAP.  Proficient in analyzing data using computer technology.  Analyze and evaluate market trends and provide meaningful conclusions.

Additional details available on-line; interested parties can apply at the Wells Fargo Careers site: wellsfargo.com/careers       
(Job Opening ID #5479542)

(09/12)

Merced County - Appraiser I/II/III Job Number: 1900482

SALARY
$21.83 - $33.93 Hourly   
$1,746.40 - $2,714.40 Biweekly   
$3,783.87 - $5,881.20 Monthly

OPENING DATE: 08/20/19

CLOSING DATE: Continuous

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES and DESIRABL
E
QUALIFICATIONS

BA or BS degree from Accredited UniversityOne to three years in work related experience in Real Estate, Construction or Appraisal Ability to apply appraisal techniques; formulate recommendations.

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

Conduct investigations, inspections and interviews; analyze data in determining the value of land, orchards and vineyards, buildings and other structures.

Estimates replacement cost, obsolescence, construction cost, market value, and other pertinent factors, obtaining information from interviews with owners, contractors, real estate agents, and others.

Prepares scale drawings of the location of buildings and improvements in relation to property lines.

Explains assessment procedures and determinations to taxpayers.

Reviews properties for special exemptions and insures proper valuation of claims.

Assists in the training and orientation of new appraisers.

In commercial property appraisals devises capitalization rate on projected income.

May present department's case in taxpayer protest hearings.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Appraiser I Experience:  None required. Education:  Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university preferably in accounting, business administration, economics, agriculture or civil engineering. Equivalent experience in accounting, auditing, appraising or building cost estimating may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Licenses:  Eligibility for either temporary or permanent certification as an appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization. If a temporary certification is used to meet this requirement, the employee must acquire permanent certification within one year from date of appointment to this class.

Appraiser II Experience: 
One (1) year of responsible professional level property appraisal work for tax assessment, purchase, or loan extension purposes.  Education:  Equivalent to college graduation preferably in accounting, business administration, economics, agriculture or civil engineering. Equivalent experience in accounting, auditing, appraising or building cost estimating may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Licenses:  Possession of permanent certification as an Appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization.

Appraiser III Experience: 
Three (3) years of responsible professional level property appraisal work for tax assessment, purchase, or loan extension purposes. Education:  Equivalent to college graduation preferably in accounting, business administration, economics, agriculture or civil engineering. Equivalent experience in accounting, auditing, appraising, and building cost estimating, or engineering may substitute on a year-for-year basis for the required education. Licenses:  Possession of permanent certification as an Auditor-Appraiser/Appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization.


Appraiser I/II/III:
Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain.

It is important that your applications show all of your relevant education and experience. All questions must be completed with a written answer or N/A noted. If left blank the application will be considered incomplete

To Apply:

Web link to - Human Resources  Employment Opportunities: (Appraiser I/II/III)

A resume may be attached or e-mailed to hrwebmail@co.merced.ca.us, but will not substitute for a Merced County Application. Failure to submit a completed application, supplemental questionnaire, or other required documentation will eliminate you from the recruitment process.

Appraiser I/II/III Supplemental Questionnaire

*  1. Are you eligible for either temporary or permanent certification as an appraiser by the California State Board of Equalization?

 Yes     No

 *  Required Question

MERCED COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

(09/09)

BREA - Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers

BREA has a two-stage hiring process. The first stage is the examination. Those who pass the examination are then in the candidate pool that is eligible (stage two) to apply for position openings. To be eligible to apply for a position opening you must have taken and passed the examination.  The next cut-off date for examinations is September 13, 2019.

Property Appraiser/Investigator (Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers)
Application Cut-Off Date: September 13, 2019
To view the examination bulletin, click on the following link:
https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/9CA16.PDF


Senior Property Appraiser/Investigator (Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers)
Application Cut-Off Date: September 13, 2019
 o view the examination bulletin, click on the following link:
https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/9CA17.PDF


Supervising Property Appraiser/Investigator (Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers)
Application Cut-Off Date: September 13, 2019
 To view the examination bulletin, click on the following link:
https://www.calcareers.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/9CA18.PDF

(08/30)


Marin County Assessor-Recorder

The Marin County Assessor-Recorder-County Clerk is announcing a recruitment for an appraiser position. There is one (1) full-time vacancy which may be filled at either Appraiser I or II level. To be considered for the Appraiser I and II level, you must submit a separate application for the Appraiser I and for the Appraiser II.

Under close supervision, an Appraiser I conducts market appraisals of residential, commercial, industrial, recreational, agricultural and rural properties using data collection and analysis methods. An Appraiser I is required to understand and provide, with a high degree of accuracy, assessment information to property owners, builders, real estate brokers, governmental agencies, residents and the public. An Appraiser I also assists in preparing information for Assessment Appeals Board presentations. 

An Appraiser II works independently to conduct market appraisals of residential, commercial, industrial, recreational, agricultural and rural properties using data collection and analysis methods. An Appraiser II is required to understand and provide, with a high degree of accuracy, assessment information to property owners, builders, real estate brokers, governmental agencies, residents and the public. An Appraiser II also provides support for Assessment Appeals Board presentations.

Appraiser I: $5,554 - $6,123 / Month
Appraiser II: $5,892 - $7,042 / Month

For more detailed information about this position, including the minimum qualifications, visit the class specifications: Appraiser I & Appraiser II

To apply, please visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/marincounty?keywords=appraiser

Closing
9/13/2019 4:00 PM Pacific

(08/30)

Commercial Real Estate Appraisers - San Jose, San Ramon, Modesto and Sacramento

Valbridge Property Advisors / Northern California

Bring your expertise and knowledge and we’ll provide you the earning potential, data access, services, equipment, support, and work environment you need for a successful career with professional growth and personal satisfaction.

Valbridge Property Advisors | Northern California is part of a nationwide organization consisting of 74 office locations. Valbridge Property Advisors | Northern California as part of the national firm is locally owned and after 43 years continues to be one of largest appraisal organizations in Northern California, with offices in Silicon Valley, East Bay, Central Valley (Sacramento and Modesto). As a leader in the field of commercial real estate appraisal, Valbridge | Northern California presents challenging opportunities for leading-edge professionals.

Commercial Appraisers Valbridge Property Advisors | Northern California is accepting applications for commercial appraisers at our four Northern California offices (San Jose, San Ramon, Modesto and Sacramento).

Senior Appraiser: A minimum five years (ten years preferred) of full-time commercial experience needed. Strong preference for appraiser with experience in valuing open space, residential land, wetlands, eminent domain and litigation. Must have a four-year degree, Certified General license and be highly motivated to progress in the profession and appraise unusual properties.

Associate Appraiser: Each candidate's credentials will be considered based on their experience, education and knowledge base. A minimum of two-years of full-time commercial experience is preferred. The candidate must have a four-year degree, Certified General license and be highly motivated to progress in the profession. Excellent earning potential and stable, professional work environment.

Further Information One of the main reasons professionals join us is to collaborate with some of the best minds in the business. If you check our website, you will see that most of our Appraisers and Analysts have been with us for many years.

Valbridge Property Advisors | Northern California offers excellent earning potential and a stable, professional work environment. Medical and 401(k) plans available. For more information, please visit www.valbridge.com

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Operations Manager, Ana Bonifacio.

 (07/24)

National Commercial Appraisal Firm Seeking Trainee

Property Sciences is seeking an appraiser with one to three years of experience.  There is an opening in our Sacramento office for someone interested in both agriculture and commercial property valuation, with excellent growth possibilities. We offer appraisal course reimbursement, 401k match, and health insurance benefits.  Please send resume and cover letter to Arthur Neudek, MAI, AI-GRS at Arthur.neudek@propsci.com

(07/29)

 

Office Space, Contracting and Training

Office space availble to a licensed appraiser in downtown Walnut Creek.  Contracting and training for commercial assignments is also available.  Contact Rob Denton, MAI, for more details - rdenton@dentonvaluation.com or phone 925/746-1420.

(08/11)

 

Northern California/Bay Area

Commercial Appraiser position available at a growing and dynamic professional firm which utilizes high productivity report writing software. Must be thorough, detail oriented, motivated, have strong writing skills and be computer literate with proficiency in MS Word and Excel (Argus experience desirable). Certified State License required and three plus years Commercial Appraisal experience desired. Experience in the valuation of LIHTC property is a plus. We serve the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento markets. Superior fee splits and Retirement Plan offered. If you meet these requirements, please e-mail your qualifications to:  jfillmore@fillmoregroup.com or contact:  Jeffrey W. Fillmore, MAI at 555 Meridian Avenue, Suite C, San Jose, CA 95126, Telephone (408)299-0444, Fax (408)299-0449.   

(08/16)

 

Real Estate Appraiser Position Available At Kidder Mathews

Kidder Mathews Valuation Advisory is looking for smart, entrepreneurial, and highly-motivated individuals to work as appraisers in our San Jose, Redwood Shores, San Francisco, and Pleasanton offices.  We offer the highest compensation package in the industry, along with a full spectrum of benefits including health insurance; a 401k retirement plan; payment of Appraisal Institute dues and BREA fees; and an education stipend for AI Candidates.  Each office also provides full administrative and technical support in a professional environment.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • State of California AG certification and/or Appraisal Institute MAI designation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational, math, and analytical abilities
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, and Argus
  • Highly professional image and demeanor

Kidder Mathews is the largest, independent commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with over 800 real estate professionals and staff in 22 offices in California, Washington, Oregon, Arizona, and Nevada.  We provide a complete range of appraisal, consulting, brokerage, property management, project & construction management, and sustainability services.  Recently, Kidder Mathews was named a Business Journal “Best Workplace” and a Bay Area News Group “Top Workplace”, and has also made the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing, privately-held companies for four of the past five years.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a résumé to jeff.enright@kidder.com.

(08/06)

Appraiser Trainee or Certified General Appraiser - Danville, CA

Smith and Associates is among the largest privately owned commercial real estate firms in the Bay Area with offices in Danville and Folsom. We have been active in this market for over 25 years and are a leading provider real estate valuation and consulting services for all types of commercial properties and income producing real estate throughout Northern California. 

Our firm values highly self- motivated individuals who appreciate working in a team environment seeking long term employment and growth in the industry and our company. Over the years we have established a culture of collaboration and team-work. As result, it is extremely important that we hire individuals with an appreciation for these characteristics.

We have openings for full time employment with varied experience levels. Compensation is fee based with a bonus plan in place. Please email resume to: Dennis Smith, MAI, dsmith@smithassociatesinc.com.

(07/08)

Certified General Appraiser or Appraiser Trainee - Santa Cruz, CA

Pacific Appraisers, a regional appraisal firm based in Santa Cruz, California, is seeking a Certified General Appraiser or Appraiser Trainee to join our practice. Enjoy the flexibility and camaraderie of working at Pacific Appraisers. Responsibilities include appraising apartment, retail, office, industrial, and hotel/motel properties. Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of two years commercial appraisal experience. Assignments throughout Santa Cruz, Monterey and the South Bay. Opportunity to work on-site or from home. Excellent earning potential. Company has a 401k plan with matching. Please send your resume via email to shain@pacificappraisers.com 

(07/30)

Senior Commercial Appraisers

Newmark Knight Frank is seeking to hire certified general licensed appraisers for the California Central Valley area.  With 12 offices in Northern California, the NKF Northern California Valuation & Advisory staff valued over $40B in real estate in 2018.

Please email resume to Robby Perrino at the following address: robby.perrino@ngkf.com

(07/24)

Real Estate Analyst/Appraiser Trainee – San Ramon, CA

Valbridge Property Advisors l Northern California

Bring your expertise and knowledge and we’ll provide you the earning potential, data access, services, equipment, support, and work environment you need for a successful career with professional growth and personal satisfaction.

Valbridge Property Advisors | Northern California is part of a nationwide commercial property valuation firm with 74 offices. Valbridge Property Advisors l Northern California continues to be one of largest appraisal organizations in Northern California, with offices in Silicon Valley, the East Bay, Central Valley and Monterey Bay. As a leader in the field of commercial real estate appraisal, Valbridge Property Advisors/Northern California presents challenging opportunities for leading-edge professionals.

Employment Opportunities:
Valbridge Property Advisors l Northern California has an immediate opening for an Appraisal Analyst/Appraiser Trainee in our San Ramon office. The Analyst position provides an excellent opportunity for experience and potential advancement within the commercial appraisal industry.

The Analyst will assist licensed commercial appraisers in the appraisal process including: gathering and organizing market data, writing narrative appraisal reports, and preparing exhibits such as site plans and maps. Analyst has a unique opportunity to be mentored on the job and to develop relationships with local real estate professionals as they work toward developing their appraisal career.

Applicants must be detail-oriented, analytical and extremely organized. The position requires excellent communication skills, above average math and writing skills, a professional demeanor, good telephone etiquette, and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Strong computer skills are a must.

This position is full-time and does not require an appraiser’s license; however, a trainee license or a residential license is preferred. The right candidate will be highly motivated to succeed in the Commercial Real Estate Appraisal field and will be required to eventually obtain a State of California, Commercial Real Estate Appraisal License.

Further Information:
One of the main reasons professionals join us is to collaborate with some of the best minds in the business. If you check our website, you will see that most of our Appraisers and Analysts have been with us for many years.

Valbridge Property Advisors l Northern California offers excellent earning potential and a stable, professional work environment. Medical and 401(k) plans are available.

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree or higher

Additional Requirements:

  • Dependable Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance

Please send your resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the commercial real estate appraisal field to include what you have done to prepare yourself for the position to our Operations Manager, Ana Bonifacio.

(07/24)

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