The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!
This is complex real property appraisal, negotiation and advisory work in the field investigation, valuation and negotiation of real property for City acquisition, expropriation, sale, exchange, lease, rental or other purpose. An incumbent appraises real property; assists and liaises with municipal and external authorities relative to coordination of land development projects; as a member of the Subdivision Committee, estimates land values for sale of subdivision properties; conducts sales of municipal land for commercial, industrial, multi-family or residential use by public tender; recommends minimum bid prices, prepares bid packages, land sale advertisements, statements and other such materials required for the conclusion of sales; accepts bids, coordinates bid opening procedures and recommends acceptance or rejection of bids received; prepares feasibility studies, analyses and recommendations relating to real estate and rental values, market conditions and options for the development, rental and sale of municipal property; prepares appraisal, negotiation and land sale reports and recommendations; attends Committees of Council and ad hoc Council meetings as required; provides advice and guidance relating to land policy, real property transactions and related matters. Performs related work as required.
Qualifications include completion of grade twelve and completion of a recognized real estate appraisal course plus considerable related experience in real property appraisal and negotiation work or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices and procedures used in appraising real property and in property acquisition through negotiation and the sale of land through public tender; of current property values and market trends. Ability to perform complex property appraisal and negotiation tasks and to conduct land sales by public tender; to prepare feasibility studies and analyses, appraisal, negotiation and land sale reports and recommendations; to prepare and maintain a variety of related records, files, correspondence and other material; and to provide advice and guidance relating to land policy, property transactions and related matters. Certification as an Accredited Appraiser – Canadian Institute or R.I. (B.C.) Appraisal Option and a valid Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia are required.
This position is temporary full time until December 31, 2021.
Please apply by Monday, April 26, 2021.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.
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