Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board

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Trainee Valuer (2 posts)

GRDV - GRJV (£17,793 - £38,215)                                   Ref: VJB/2019/002

Who we are

Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board is an independent public authority that was established by The Valuation Joint Boards (Scotland) Order 1995.

What we do

Provide a professional valuation and electoral registration service for the Renfrewshire, East Renfrewshire & Inverclyde Council areas in respect of compilation and maintenance of the Valuation Rolls, Valuation (Council Tax) Lists and Registers of Electors.

Our Aim

To provide high quality, effective and responsive services to all of our stakeholders.

Who are we looking for

You will assist in the survey and valuation of all lands and heritages in a designated geographical area for the purposes of the Lands Valuation Acts and the Local Government Finance Act 1992. You will assist a valuer in maintaining a portfolio of survey work under appropriate supervision.  You will assist in maintaining all property files to an appropriate standard by writing survey reports, drawing plans and calculating areas under appropriate supervision.  You will have a basis understanding of non-domestic rating and council tax.  You will have effective communication and IT skills.  You will have a positive, professional and responsible attitude and the ability to multi-task, while ensuring strict deadlines are achieved.  You will have the ability to work as part of a team or individually.

You will have the necessary qualifications to gain entry to and work towards achieving a BSc in Construction and the Build Environment Degree Course or equivalent.

A full driving licence and use of a car for business purposes is essential for this role.  

An application pack and further information can be obtained from the Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board Web site: or by e-mail to

Alternatively write to Renfrewshire Valuation Joint Board, The Robertson Centre, 16 Glasgow Road, Paisley PA1 3QF or call 0141 618 5903.

Completed applications must be returned by: 19th JULY 2019 – Interviews will take place on FRIDAY 2nd AUGUST.

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