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Land Division, Hilo District Land Office
Location: Hilo, Hawaii

Duties include but are not limited to the following:

The function of this organizational unit is to manage public lands on the island of Hawaii. This position is responsible for conducting routine activities related to managing leases, permits andother encumbrances on State land, processing requests to use State land, managing unencumbered State lands and performing other duties related to the management of State lands on the island of Hawaii. This position is an advanced trainee level through which the trainee progresses to performance as an independent worker. Hawaii Drivers License Required.

Required Education:

Graduation from an accredited four (4) year college or university. Excess work experience as described below, or any other progressively responsible professional or analytical work experience which provided knowledge, skills and abilities comparable to those acquired in four (4) years of successful study while completing a college or university curriculum leading to a baccalaureate degree may be substituted on a year-for-year basis. To be acceptable, the experience must have been of such scope, level and quality as to assure the possession of comparable knowledge, skills and abilities.

The education or experience must also demonstrate the ability to write clear and comprehensive reports and other documents; read and interpret complex written material; and solve complex problems logically and systematically.

General Experience:

Four years of experience in the following areas: 1) progressively responsible administrative, professional, technical or other responsible work. 2) experience in exercising judgment regarding real property values or 3) paraprofessional or clerical experience in support of real property appraisers all of which demonstrated a high degree of analytical skill, knowledge of arithmetic and narrative report writing and the ability to meet and deal effectively with others.

Specialized Experience:

Two and one-half years of progressively responsible experience which demonstrates knowledge of Hawaii land laws, real estate laws and terminology, real property appraisal process, various types of land titles and legal instruments affecting land transactions; and the ability to gather and analyze land transaction data, to prepare reports of findings, including conclusions and recommendations, and to meet and deal effectively with others. Knowledge of legal instruments affecting sale, lease, rent or exchange of public lands; Hawaiian land system; public land management principles and practices; State Laws pertaining to public lands and real estate transactions; methods of determining ownership and clearance of title; land valuation; sources of information by which to determine best and highest use, physical characteristics of land, and land economics; basic principles and practices of public relations.

State of Hawaii
Department of Human Resources Development
State Recruiting Office
235 South Beretania Street, Room 1100
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
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Equal Opportunity Employer

(SA592243 1/12/14)