POSTING DATE: August 20, 2018 CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled
DEPARTMENT: ASSESSOR’S OFFICE SALARY RANGE: $11.89 – $14.79
Chaves County is accepting applications to establish a six-month pool of applicants to fill
current and future openings for the position of Appraiser in the Assessor’s Office.
JOB SUMMARY: Perform appraisals of property parcels and manufactured homes including field
inspection, data collection and entry, review and analysis of values and sales data, manage inquiries
concerning property valuation. Must be able to perform mathematical computations to analyze
transactions and perform basic statistical analysis, utilize maps, computer software and cost manuals to
value properties, interact with the general public professionally, be detailed oriented and work with
maximum accuracy.
BENEFITS: Retirement, Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance.
CERTIFICATION/TRAINING: Valid NM driver’s license with a good driving record.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or G.E.D., two years’ experience in real
estate appraisals; some course work in the area of statistics, financial math and computer skills. New
Mexico Certified Appraiser certificate beneficial.
SPECIAL NOTE: Chaves County is a drug free employer. All applicants for this position will be
required to pass a comprehensive criminal background check and will be subject to post offer, preemployment
drug test.
INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS APPLY AT: Required application forms are available at the County’s
Job Posting Board located in the west wing of the County Administrative Center or at
www.co.chaves.nm.us/jobs. Applications may be returned to Human Resources in the County
Manager Suite at Suite 180, Chaves County Administrative Center, #1 Saint Mary’s Place, Roswell, NM
88203 or mailed by closing date to Chaves County Human Resources PO Box 1817, Roswell, NM
88202.