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Job Type Other
Organization City of Medicine Hat
Competition Number 23297A
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Assessor I

Permanent, Full time

Location: Medicine Hat, AB (on-site)

Are you passionate about property assessment and valuation? Do you thrive on using your knowledge of assessment principles and cutting-edge mass appraisal techniques? If so, the City of Medicine Hat is looking for skilled individuals like you to join our dynamic team of Property Tax Assessors!

About the role:

As an Assessor, you will play a crucial role in inspecting and valuating a diverse range of properties, both residential and non-residential, within the City of Medicine Hat. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Utilizing your in-depth knowledge of assessment principles, current mass appraisal techniques, and statistical analysis.
  • Employing independent judgment to assess property values accurately.
  • Interacting daily with the public and property owners, demonstrating exceptional customer service skills.
  • Working in both field and office environments to collect, correlate, and evaluate detailed data.

Our Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will demonstrate:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills for effective collaboration with the public and internal staff.
  • The ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Exceptional problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.


To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • Completion of a two (2) post-secondary diploma in property assessment or a related field from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Eligibility for membership with the Alberta Assessor's Association.
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's License with an acceptable driving record.
  • A management-approved combination of education and experience may be considered.

Why Medicine Hat?

The City of Medicine Hat is committed to being a "Community of Choice," where people choose to live, work, and play. As part of our team, you'll experience a supportive and collaborative work environment, opportunities for professional development, and the chance to contribute to the growth and success of our vibrant community.

Join the Bright Ideas at Medicine Hat:

Ready to make a meaningful impact and be a part of a forward-thinking team? Your journey starts here. Medicine Hat offers more than just a job; it's a chance to create a legacy of innovation in a vibrant, sunny city. Don't miss your opportunity to shine!

Join us in making a real difference in the heart of Alberta. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Apply now and be part of our Assessment Team in Medicine Hat! #brightideas

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