County Of Sonoma

Santa Rosa , CA
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Assessor Mapping Technician I

County Of Sonoma
Santa Rosa, CA Full-time
Posted on May 4, 2019

Assessor Mapping Technician I

$3,949 - $4,800/Monthly

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Any combination of educational course work and training that demonstrates possession of the listed knowledge and abilities. Normally, academic courses or training in mechanical and computer drafting, engineering, surveying, trigonometry, geometry, and related fields would provide such an opportunity. Specific training the in AutoCAD (or other software used by the department) cadastral mapping techniques and other software with which it can be integrated is highly desirable.

Experience: Any combination of training and work experience that demonstrates possession the listed knowledge and abilities. Normally, some experience in map or engineering drafting using CAD software and some experience that included reading and interpreting legal property descriptions would provide this opportunity. Experience working with real estate title policies and procedures is highly desirable.
Note: Employees in the class of Cadastral Mapping Technician I serve a 12-month probationary period. Employees newly hired or reinstated into the class of Cadastral Mapping Technician II serve a 12-month probationary period while employees promoted into the class serve a 6-month probationary period.
License: Possession of a valid driver's license at the appropriate level including special endorsements, as required by the State of California, may be required depending upon assignment to perform the essential job functions of the position.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of: techniques, principles, practices, and equipment used in creating, maintaining and updating Assessor's maps and mapping records; legal property descriptions and records; real estate title policies and procedures; basic computer aided drafting software such as AutoCAD; mechanical and CAD drafting techniques and principles; surveying principles; geometry and trigonometry.
Ability to: use mechanical drafting and CAD software to accurately create, update and maintain Assessor's maps and mapping records; learn to interpret title and property laws and records; understand legal property descriptions, maps, drawings, and records; perform arithmetic, geometric, and trigonometric calculations; learn to identify and resolve irregularities, ambiguities, and problems encountered while producing accurate maps and records; communicate effectively both orally and in writing with surveyors, engineers, representatives of other agencies, and the public; follow oral, written, and diagrammatic instructions; establish and maintain effective relationships with co-workers and others.