Residential Data Collector

Appraisal Services Rutland, Vermont



  • Drives to property locations, getting in and out of vehicle. Physically walks around property and examines all buildings to determine required property characteristics on various residential properties.
  • Verifies residential/agricultural property location by associating information from the applicable field document with the map.
  • Measures and inspects exterior of residential/agricultural buildings. Inspects interior of buildings, if required. Accurately records property characteristics, square footage, angles, sketches, and dimensions on appropriate field documents and/or mobile devices.
  • Takes clear digital images of properties including specified parcel improvements if required.
  • Gathers cost and sales information and records on appropriate field documents or devices, as required.
  • Updates data on the physical condition of buildings.
  •  Maintains personal production records in alignment with productivity targets. Completes logs and control forms and required documentation as required.


  • High School graduate or equivalent work experience
  • Real Estate and/or appraisal experience is preferred.
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Solid problem-solving skills.
  • Good organizational skills including attention to detail with the ability to capture and record accurate and comprehensive properties details.
  •  Ability to work independently or collaborate with team members.
  • Possess spatial abilities necessary to read maps and locate a physical location on the map.
  • Ability to visualize floor plan footprints based on three-dimensional buildings.
  • Good math skills to calculate square footage, ratios, and similar functions.
  • Must be able to travel to properties in assigned project area for the majority of the workday.
  • Must provide reliable transportation and carry personal liability insurance on the vehicle driven to perform job.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license issued by the state in which the employee lives.
  • Basic computer experience is preferred