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Salem, OR 97308
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Employment Bulletin
Updated March 24 2021

Ads that appear are those that have been submitted for publication to our chapter newsletter, Field Notes and chapter web site. Advertising is complimentary for employment ads that relate to employment in the appraisal field. Ads will run four months unless cancelled prior. Please submit to, Appraisal Institute, P.O. Box 573 Salem, R 97308 or by FAX (503)364-1456. The Appraisal Institute assumes no responsibility for the reliability of ads other than to publish them. Questions about submissions please contact Vicki Champ, 503.316.1979 or email

Employment Opportunities Available at Powell Banz Valuation! Commercial RE Appraiser and Comparable Data Analyst (see: PDF for more info.)

There are two (2) appraiser positions open at the Department of Revenue
They are Appraiser Analyst 3 with the Appraiser Analyst 2 underfill option. 

Apply through Workday. 
Yes, you will need to create a Workday account in order to complete applications for Oregon state government job postings. You will be able to create your Workday account for Oregon state government and apply for jobs with Workday.

Wanted- Supervisor appraiser for smart, organized, and friendly trainee appraiser. My name is Rachel Mitzel and I am looking to obtain the 1500 hours required to become a licensed appraiser. I have recently completed the trainee appraiser education and I can apply for my trainee license once I find 1-3 supervisors who are willing to help me out. I currently work full-time as a nurse, so I do not need employment. I am willing to compensate a supervisor per/hour that I take credit for. I am also willing to pay for a potential supervisors course and the application fee to become a supervisor. If you would like to discuss this further please email me at, Thank you for your consideration. 3/21

Columbia Bank Real Estate Review Appraiser opening.
Link for the job description and to apply:
If you have questions about this position please contact:
Emily King (  1/21

The US Forest Service sends out an "outreach" to assess interest in an upcoming job announcement that will be posted on, most likely in January. 
Portland, Oregon - Appraiser GS-11 
Juneau, Alaska - Senior Review Appraiser GS-13

Certified General Appraiser - Peoples Company - Walla Walla, Washington
ASFMRA Partner Peoples Company, a leading provider of land brokerage, management, investment and appraisal services in 22 states, seeks to add Appraisers to its growing team to work out of the Walla Walla (WA) office.

To apply for the positions above or to inquire about other career opportunities at Peoples Company, email or contact Peoples Company’s National Director of Land Management and Appraisal, Michael Lauher, at 217.521.5733.
(See: ASFMRA_Announcement and Appraiser Positional Contract)

Right of Way Appraisal Reviewer (REQ-49440)
The Oregon Department of Transportation is hiring! Bring your appraisal knowledge and experience to our Right of Way Section in Salem as an appraisal reviewer! In this role, you will be responsible for review and recommendation of submitted appraisals to ensure that the estimate of just compensation is reasonable and adequately supported. Learn more and apply by 10/19/2020:

Rabo Diversified Services is seeking an Appraiser. The area to be served will be the greater Eastern Washington area.  However, based on the location of the applicant the position is a possible WFH (work from home) as work from office (Richland or Yakima) is not mandatory.
Anyone with questions may reach out to me directly. 
Mitch Knudson, ARA, MAI
503.540.2875 (office)
503.302.3759 (cell)

Immediate full time appraiser position available for MAI designated appraiser or advanced Certified General Appraiser. We may consider a part-time position, as long as the appraiser is not employed by another appraisal company and does not accept other outside fee assignments. This is a requirement due to the proprietary nature of our software and database, as well as our contract data services. We utilize our own proprietary advanced report generating software using Word-Excel based product. Experience in Argus Enterprise and/or condemnation/litigation is a major plus. Please send resume, in confidence, to Jeff Greenwald, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, ASA, IFAS, FRICS, Executive Director, IRR-San Diego at