Buffalo County
  • Part-Time Cook Opening
    Consolidated Management Company is accepting applications for part-time cook in the jail.Newspaper ad

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  • Opening for Communications Officer
    The Buffalo County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for a full-time Dispatcher in the 911 Center.

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  • Sheriff Sale May 5th
    Said sale to be held at 9:00 o’clock a.m. on the 5th day of May, 2016 at the Law Enforcement Center Impound Lot - located at 120 East Railroad, City of Kearney, Buffalo County, Nebraska. 

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  • Field Appraiser Opening Full-Time
    Buffalo County Assessor’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time (Exempt Property) Field Appraiser. 

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Full-Time (Exempt Property) Field Appraiser Opening

Buffalo County Assessor’s Office is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time (Exempt Property) Field Appraiser. Knowledge or experience in construction and in legal descriptions is preferred. Must be literate with computer & office equipment. Must also be knowledgeable with Microsoft Operating System 7 or later. Must be capable of working independently and performing the physical tasks. Must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.  Legal and general statistics knowledge a plus.


Job description and job application along with job qualifications may be found below or at the Buffalo County Assessor’s Office.


Applications must be received in the Assessor’s Office by Wednesday May 4th, 2016.

EOE / AA / Veterans Preference


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Buffalo County Assessor

1512 Central Avenue

Kearney, NE 68847-1270


Job Description


Job Application

Assessor and Deputy Assessor   Map this place View on map

Buffalo County Assessor Joe BarberAssessor Joseph D. Barber, Jr.
Buffalo County Deputy Assessor Nora BorerDeputy Assessor Nora Borer

Assessor Mission Statement

The Buffalo County Assessor’s Office is responsible for the annual discovery, listing and valuation of all taxable real and personal property in Buffalo County and will produce a timely, fair and equitable, and acceptable Abstract of Assessment Roll and Certification of Taxes Levied, and prepare an annual Tax Roll for the Treasurer for Buffalo County that meets all of the Constitution, state statutes, and court decisions, and legal requirements of the Nebraska Department of Revenue.

Real Property Change of Address

The Assessor’s office cannot change an address on real property without the permission and authority from the owner of the record. If you desire to have your address changed, please fill out the Change of Address Form and send it to:

Joseph D Barber, Jr.
Buffalo County Assessor
PO Box 1270
Kearney, NE 68848-1270