The fundamental reason this classification exist is to perform intermediate level professional appraisal duties. Appraiser II incumbents are responsible for appraising all types of real estate and personal property in order to determine the values for ad valorem tax purposes. The essential functions are: collects relevant data on various types of real estate and property through research and field inspections; performs real estate and property analysis and appraisals; and assists tax payers, tax representatives, and other appraisers with questions relative to values and determination of property values. The Appraiser II is distinguished from the Appraiser I by increased appraisal responsibilities and the exercise of more independent judgment regarding appraisals. The Appraiser II is distinguished from the Appraiser III in that the Appraiser III incumbents may assign projects and provide professional and technical guidance to the subordinate Appraisers; supervision is provided by the Chief Appraiser.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Public Administration, or a closely related field and three (3) years of experience in the appraisal of real and/or personal property to determine fair market value. Must have the designation of an Alabama Certified Appraiser or equivalent certification from another state.
NOTE: Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.