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Tangible Pers Prpty Appraiser I (#TPPAPRGNTI) GNTI
$13.38-$21.25 Hourly / $2,319.20-$3,683.33 Monthly / $27,830.40-$44,200.00 Yearly




JOB OVERVIEW

Performs trainee duties collecting and organizing tangible personal property (TPP) data for valuation purposes in preparation of the ad valorem tax roll.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
Six months of experience in appraising tangible personal property.

Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below; and
Possession of a valid Driver License.

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES

  • Working knowledge of appraisal practices and procedures related to tangible personal property valuation.
  • Working knowledge of office policies, practices, and procedures.
  • Working knowledge of Florida Statutes and rules of the Department of Revenue related to tangible personal property appraisal.
  • Working knowledge of general accounting and bookkeeping practices and procedures.
  • Ability to render judgments concerning the value of tangible personal property.
  • Ability to record descriptive data accurately and completely.
  • Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Ability to use a computer and related software.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to safely operate a motor vehicle.
  • Ability to work in sub-tropical climates under adverse weather conditions.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES

  • Plans, organizes, and prepares daily work activities by reviewing TPP returns; and acquires property record cards and maps, using the Computer Assisted Mass Appraisal System (CAMA).
  • Conducts on-site inspections to locate, list, and value tangible personal property described by the property owner or TPP returns.
  • Verifies values are uniform and are reflective of fair market value.
  • Determines value of taxable tangible personal property using information provided on tangible personal property returns, and investigates incomplete or questionable returns.
  • Investigates inquiries and complaints concerning value; confers with property owners or their representatives to explain the method, procedures, and policies with respect to the value placed on tangible personal property.
  • Collects, updates, and inputs data from multiple sources into the computer system related to tangible personal property type, age, location, size, condition, use, purchase price and market value.
  • Records information for property valuation on prescribed forms and compiles and reviews various reports.
  • Performs minor safety and operational checks on assigned vehicles.
  • Discusses, reviews, and responds to general assessment inquires from the public.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

CLASS: TPPAPRGNTI; EST: 5/21/2008; REV: ;