| DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Serves as contract manager of appraisal assignments for land acquisition and disposition projects for the Department of Environmental Protection and other agencies. Works closely with the public and private sector agency staff, as necessary, in obtaining data for appraisal assignments and for finalizing matters of appraisal for land acquisition negotiations, real estate closings and dispositions. Prepares advertisements for selection of fee appraisers and review appraisers (contractors) who prepare appraisal reports and appraisal reviews. Coordinates and monitors progress of appraisal assignments through close coordination with agency staff, appraisers and review appraisers. Examines preliminary and final appraisal products for final approval. Prepares administrative reviews for appraisal and appraisal review reports. |
Reviews narrative appraisals and form reports at levels of complexity relating to projects for acquisition or disposition, leasing, easement, exchange and donations, as requested, for various agencies. Makes determinations and recommends rejection or approval of these valuation reports. Writes technical appraisal review reports for in-house appraisal reviews. Prepares other reports and/or analyses relating to projects for acquisition or disposition, leasing, easement, exchange and donations, as requested.
When necessary, travels throughout the state for site and comparable sale inspections and for meetings with appraisers, review appraisers, and property owners relating to appraisal assignments.
With appropriate approval, attends conferences, technical training and educational seminars to stay current with laws and regulations related to appraisal standards of the DEP/DSL, the Florida Real Estate Appraisal Board, and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.
Performs related work as assigned.