Town Of Webb

Employment Opportunity - Real Property Assessor

July 11, 2018
    Applications Due By July 31, 2018

Real Property Assessor


The Town of Webb located in Northern Herkimer County, New York is accepting letters of interest with resume attached for the position of full-time Appointed Assessor.


The Town of Webb currently has 6043 parcels and is the largest Township by area in New York State at 466 square miles.


The Assessor will be responsible for determining the estimated value of all real properties in the Township.  This determination shall be in accordance with all applicable Statutes including, but not limited to New York State Real Property Tax Law and current New York State Office of Real Property Services (NYSORPS) Guidelines and Procedures.  The Assessor directs, administers and supervises all the work and the undertakings of the Assessorís Office.  He/She will be responsible for the management and performance of staff members (currently 2 fulltime) and all contractual service providers to ensure that:


         The Town maintains assessments at a uniform percentage of market value each year.

         The public is kept fully informed through open communication and Public Relations practices that exemplify extraordinary service.

         The concerns and questions of individual taxpayers regarding their assessed values are reviewed in a timely and professional manner in accordance with NYSORPS standards.

         The Town complies with New York State and Herkimer County Office of Real Property Services requirements.



Interested Applicants must currently be a New York State Certified Assessor.  An Applicants year of experience, serving as an appointed assessor, shall be considered as an important factor.


In addition the candidate shall possess and exhibit excellent computer, communication and organizational skills.  The Town of Webb offers a competitive salary and benefits package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Letters of interest with resume attached, including salary history and expectations should be submitted prior to July 31, 2018:


Town of Webb
Atten: Robert Moore, Supervisor
P.O. Box 157
Old Forge, NY 13420


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