Posted April 7, 2017
The Town of Gorham is accepting applications for a full-time Assessor in the Assessing Department. The Assessor is responsible for carrying out duties as specified under Maine State Law, Maine Property Tax Division. A primary responsibility of the Assessor is to determine and set tax value on all taxable real estate and personal property parcels. Job responsibilities also include analyzing appropriate procedures for abatement requests, tax exemptions such as Homestead, Veteran, and special tax status, administering town wide tax value updates and inspecting properties.
The Assessor must have and maintain a CMA (Certified Maine Assessor) designation. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration, or a related field from an accredited college or university, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum of three years of experience in a municipal assessing office listing and evaluating real property or comparable experience in a non-municipal setting is desirable.
To view a copy of the job description, please click HERE.
Please submit a cover letter and a resume by regular mail, hand delivered, or emailed to:
The Town of Gorham is an Equal Opportunity Employer.