Employment Opportunities



Matagorda County Appraisal District (MCAD) is responsible for appraising property for the purpose of ad valorem property tax assessment on behalf of the local governing bodies in Matagorda County. The appraisal district is a political subdivision of the State of Texas. Our duties include establishing and maintaining accurate property values for all real and business personal property. The Texas Property Tax Code is the primary source of law and guidance for the Texas property tax system.


MCAD is looking to hire employees to fill (2) Appraiser positions.


 Matagorda County Appraisal District is accepting applications for the position of Field Appraiser.

The successful applicant will possess the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Willingness to complete educational requirements mandated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
  • A valid Texas driver’s license and proof of liability insurance
  • Dependable transportation for performing field work
  • Proficient computer skills and ability to learn and accept new technology
  • Harris/True Automation PACS/CAMA system a plus
  • Excellent verbal skills both face-to-face and over telephone


Please stop by the office and complete an application and/or drop off a resume at 2225 Avenue G, Bay City, Texas 77414 or call 979-244-2031. 

You may ask to speak with the Appraisal Manager Allison Schneider about applying for the position of Field Appraiser.