Employment

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Appraisers Wanted

Sacramento County’s Office of the Assessor - Recruiting for Associate Real Property Appraiser

Approximate Monthly Salary: $6,096.96 - $7,410.66 plus excellent benefits.

Working under minimum supervision with broad direction, incumbents perform the full scope of complex and technical activities requiring comprehensive knowledge and experience in all types of modern appraisal methods. On a regular and recurring basis, incumbents appraise complex properties such as heavy industrial, large and/or complex commercial, transitional, multiple-residential, and unique and special purpose properties for tax assessment purposes. Such appraisals are more difficult due to the variety of structures, uses, and value influences, appraisal techniques and judgment that must be used.

Please view the official job announcement for all requirements and testing information. The full job announcement and online application can be found by clicking here.  The filing cut-off dates are 5:00p.m. pm on 10/18/21 and 11/8/21.  You only need to apply once.

(10/01)


Valbridge Property Advisors - Northern California Seeking Appraisal Analyst/Appraiser Trainee - Modesto

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 80 offices. Valbridge Property Advisors/Northern California continues to be one of largest appraisal organizations in Northern California, with offices in Silicon Valley, the East Bay, Central Valley and Sacramento. 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/Northern California has an opening for an Appraisal Analyst/Appraiser Trainee in our Modesto 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/Northern California offers excellent earning potential and a stable, professional work environment. Medical and 401(k) plans are available.

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Operations Manager, Ana Bonifacio abonifacio@valbridge.com 

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree or higher

Additional Requirements:

  • Dependable Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Operations Manager, Ana Bonifacio abonifacio@valbridge.com

(09/21)

Sacramento County Assessor

Sacramento County’s Office of the Assessor is recruiting candidates for the Real Property Appraiser I/II position. This represents an entry-level position for qualified candidates seeking to become an appraiser and to expand upon one’s established appraisal expertise for the purposes of property tax assessment.  Initial emphasis is on the appraisal of residential properties, and can lead to higher level appraisal positions and a wide of variety of property types in the future.

Approximate Monthly Salary: $4,303.02 - $6,310.98 plus excellent benefits.  Please view the official job announcement for all requirements and testing information. The full job announcement and online application can be found by clicking here.  If interested, please apply by 5p.m. to only one of the filing cut-off dates of 10/6/21 or 10/27/21.

(09/22)

Integra Realty Resources – San Francisco (IRR) Seeking Commercial Appraiser

Northern California/San Francisco Bay Area/Sacramento:  Integra Realty Resources – San Francisco (IRR) has a Commercial Appraiser position available. 

Qualified candidate must be thorough, detail oriented, motivated, have strong writing skills and be computer literate with proficiency in MS Word and Excel (Argus experience desirable). IRR utilizes high productivity report writing software.  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, medical/dental benefits, and 401K offered. We also offer an education allowance. 

If you meet these requirements, please e-mail your qualifications to:  jfillmore@irr.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.

(09/08)

Kidder Mathews - Real Estate Appraiser Position Available

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, Pleasanton, Sacramento, Roseville, and Reno 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 900 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.

(08/30)

The Property Sciences Group - Seeking Commercial Appraiser(s) - Bay Area, Northern California, and Central Valley

This person will prepare and supervise real estate appraisals on properties located throughout California. Depending on experience and performance, and job complexity, appraisals will be reviewed by Managing Directors or other Senior Level Appraisers. Highly complex assignments must be approved by a Risk Review Committee.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Competitive compensation and fee split.
  • Competitive benefits package including medical insurance, 401K with generous match.
  • Automatic coverage under our E&O Insurance.
  • A strong support group of like-minded professional peers. Most company appraisers average 10+ years of experience, ready to lend a hand and provide input when you need help with complex valuation issues.
  • The support of a strong and hardworking administrative team. Dedicated internal associates assist our appraisers with document collection, information coordination, and resolution of service escalations, allowing our appraisers to stay focused on appraisal valuation.
  • Opportunities for career development and advancement, whether in appraising, quality control, collateral due diligence, training, or operational supervision and management. We take pride in promoting from within.
  • A culture of friendliness, respect, teamwork, quality, and integrity.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree (BA or BS) from a four-year college or university.
  • Commercial appraisal experience.
  • Must possess a state Certified General License or be very close to completing requirements.

To apply, or for more information on the position, please send to resumes@PropSci.com or click on the link below.

The Property Sciences Group - Commercial Appraiser - Bay Area, Northern California, and Central Valley

(08/30)

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. - Three Positions Available

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm. Information regarding J.P. Morgan Chase & Co is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com

Three positions are currently available – One in the Greater Bay Area or Pacific Northwest and Two in the Central Region (Denver/Greater Chicago)

  • The Commercial Real Estate Review Appraiser Senior position is responsible for performing reviews of appraisal reports for multifamily residential (5+ units) and/or commercial properties to determine the credibility of market values developed for financially-related transactions in accordance with internal appraisal policies/procedures, industry standards, and regulatory requirements (USPAP & FIRREA).
  • Using risk-based decisions, work with stakeholders to ensure that appraisal reviews are complete, accurate, adequate, relevant, and reasonable based on sound real estate appraisal methodology.
  • Learning and performing the administrative tasks that drive the CRE Appraisal Review process.
  • Continual development of local market knowledge and national real estate trends.

General Qualifications:

  • A 4-year college  degree is preferred.
  • State Certified General Appraiser License (Commercial Positions).
  • 5+ years’ experience appraising and/or reviewing complex multifamily residential, mixed-use, and/or commercial properties. 
  • Significant experience appraising or reviewing for financial institutions is preferred.
  • Strong analytical, business writing, and oral communication skills are a must.
  • Computer/technology knowledge is required as well as a proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook (Microsoft Office Suite).
  • Comprehensive knowledge or certification of Argus software is preferred.
  • National Review experience is a plus.
  • Ability to multi-task and elevate critical issues in a timely manner.
  • Must be self-motivated and manage time efficiently to meet service-level deadlines.
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving.
  • Understanding of various construction types and mechanical systems as well as hazards such as flood, environmental, earthquake, and zoning conditions.
  • Ability to analyze properties with complex characteristics.
  • Superior knowledge of local real estate metro areas and neighborhood.
  • MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute or equivalent credential is preferred.

A partial list of benefits include a full suite of healthcare and insurance plans; four weeks paid vacation; paid sick leave; 9 holidays/year; 401K Savings and pension plans; employer-paid continuing education; employer-paid professional designation fees (MAI/AI-GRS);  and milage reimbursements for any field inspections.

L/ink to role: Req # 210082896 Commercial Bank- Risk- Reviewer Appraiser Sr., Vice President

(08/30)

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. - Real Estate Appraiser, Senior - Commercial - Sunnyvale or Walnut Creek

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm. Information regarding J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is available at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/.

Position is currently available in either Walnut Creek or Sunnyvale, CA.

The Real Estate Appraiser, Senior position is responsible for appraising 5+ unit multi-family residential and/or commercial properties to estimate market value for federally related financial transactions in accordance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA), the Interagency Guidelines as well as the firm’s internal guidelines and quality assurance standards. Strong analytical, writing and oral communication skills are required. Minimum requirements include: 1) 4 year college degree; 2) State Certified General Appraiser License; and 3) minimum of 3 years’ experience appraising multi-family residential or commercial properties. Significant experience appraising for financial institutions is preferred.

A partial list of benefits include a full suite of healthcare and insurance plans; four weeks paid vacation; paid sick leave; 9 holidays/year; 401K Savings and pension plans; employer-paid continuing education; employer-paid professional designation fees (MAI); work flexibility (work from home or central office); and mileage reimbursement.

One position is currently available in our Sunnyvale, CA office although, this position could also be located in Walnut Creek, CA.

Apply at:
https://jpmc.fa.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1001/job/210109865/?utm_medium=jobshare
- Commercial Bank Risk – Real Estate Appraiser, Senior – Job Requisition #210109865.

For more information, contact Raymond Chou (Sunnyvale Manager) at raymond.chou@chase.com or Joe Siino (Walnut Creek Manager) at joseph.siino@chase.com.

 

(08/09)

Valbridge Property Advisors - Northern California Seeking Commercial Real Estate Appraisers

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 | Northern California is part of a nationwide organization consisting of 80 office locations. Valbridge | 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 | 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 | 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 abonifacio@valbridge.com

(08/04)

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