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Appraisers Wanted

CLARIO - Field Staff Appraisers (Remote)

We are Hiring in the following location(s): Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, and San Joaquin County

Clario Appraisal Network, Inc. is a full-service residential real estate appraisal firm comprised of highly experienced appraisers, providing the highest quality services across the nation. We specialize in real estate valuations for the mortgage lending and financial services industries. 

Clario is powered by Clear Capital’s unmatched technology platforms, service, and data, providing our partners with the insight to make confident financial decisions.

If you are looking to work for a top-rated real estate valuation firm that prides itself with world-class customer service, quality control, and innovative technology application, this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Key Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of the Staff Field Appraiser is to accept and complete market value residential property appraisal orders according to Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) guidelines, federal and state appraisal laws, and client directives ensuring that quality and quantity guidelines are met and that the conclusions reached in the report are accurate and/or appropriate.  

FSA’s will complete real estate appraisals within a defined territory from non-complex to highly complex assignments.  Responsible for data management including collection, verification and analysis of sales, pending sales, listings, as well as maintaining other information required for the valuation process.  Work in a team environment to accomplish production and service goals and consistently meets or exceeds customer service expectations.

We realize the value of our employees and offer an excellent competitive salary and benefits package which includes: 

•Eligibility to enroll in all health plans, effective the 1st of the month following 30 days of uninterrupted employment

•Two Anthem Blue Cross medical insurance plan options: Premier PPO and Basic (high deductible) PPO

•$30,000 of life insurance ($25k with Anthem, $5k with UNUM)

•Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for all members of your household

•Mass Mutual 401(k) plan – eligible to participate upon hire; company matching

•10 days of PTO and 11 holidays

•Expense reimbursement (including mileage)


Send resume to Christine.Compton@clearcapital.com 

For more information please visit https://www.clearcapital.com/join-us/corporate-careers/ 


Wells Fargo Seeks Residential Staff Appraiser - Redwood City, CA

Valuation Specialist 1 with 2+ years of valuation experience, certified appraiser.

This Wells Fargo position serves the appraisal department as a State Certified Appraiser with the ability to appraise all types of Residential property (1-4 units) at any transaction amount, competently perform all types of SFR,

land and 2-4 unit appraisals which include full inspection, drive-by, desktop, and high end appraisal reviews all within local and remote geographic locations.  Competently know and understand how to use Wells Fargo MVT tool.  This position reports to the Residential Appraisal Area Manager.  Other qualifications include: knowledge and understanding of real estate valuations and titles, advanced Microsoft skills, ability to provide strong customer service while processing complex transactions and performing extensive research to resolve complex customer issues and excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

Additional details available on-line; interested parties can apply at the
Wells Fargo Careers site > Search Jobs - (Requisition ID 5541876)



Santa Clara County - Senior Appraiser

A Senior Appraiser position is available on the open competitive employment opportunities section. 

Please click here to visit the County Employment Website to apply. 

We encourage all qualified and interested staff to apply. All applications must be submitted electronically online.


Appraisal Analyst/Appraiser Trainee - Valbridge Property Advisors I 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/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 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.

Bachelor’s Degree or higher

Additional Requirements:

  • Dependable Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance

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 


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.


  • 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 850 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.


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