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We're passionate about providing exceptional service to the communities we're a part of. If you share that passion, consider joining our team! You'll enjoy a wonderful place to work with great perks and benefits.

See our current job opportunities below — then apply online, in person, or send us your resume.


Current Open Positions

Full-Time Teller, Bloomington

This is a responsible position requiring initiative and knowledge of services available to customers.

Teller duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Receives cash and checks for deposit, verifies amounts, and looks for check endorsements. Examines cash carefully to guard against acceptance of counterfeit bills.
  • Cashes checks for customers after verifying identification and checking account balances in accordance with bank policy.
  • Enter transactions into Vertex computer system and issue customer receipts.
  • Count cash balance at beginning of shift and balances cash and checks against computer records at end of shift.
  • Prepare cashier's checks.
  • Explain bank services and charges to customers.
  • Observe suspicious behavior and reports any such activity to head teller and/or security personnel as appropriate. In the event of a robbery, remains calm and follows bank procedures to safeguard customers and staff.
  • Assist customers with safety deposit box entry.

This person needs to be knowledgeable of bank policies, procedures, and general banking practices. Mature judgment is required to interpret and meet the needs of customers.

The frequent customer contact requires an outgoing personality, tact, courtesy, and genuine desire to serve others. 

Under the supervision of the Branch Manager, this job requires attention to detail and accuracy in handling various negotiable instruments.  Thorough knowledge of forms and proper use of them in processing the various transactions is essential (training will be provided).

Full-Time CSR, Mendota

This is a responsible position requiring initiative and knowledge of services available to customers.

This is a full time position, Monday through Friday as well as every other Saturday.

CSR duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Customer Support
  • Opening new accounts/streamline
  • Check back daily maintenance
  • Branch Processor for New Accounts
  • Assist customers with opening or renewing Certificates of Deposit
  • Placing check orders
  • Scanning
  • Back/up CSR’s in department at main branch; as well as offer support to CSR’s at all branches
  • Be knowledgeable of Patriot Act

This person needs to be knowledgeable of bank policies, procedures, and general banking practices. Mature judgment is required to interpret and meet the needs of customers.

The frequent customer contact requires an outgoing personality, tact, courtesy, and genuine desire to serve others. 

This position requires attention to detail and accuracy in handling various negotiable instruments.  Thorough knowledge of forms and proper use of them in processing the various transactions is essential (training will be provided).

Full-Time Teller/CSR, North Aurora

This is a responsible position requiring initiative and knowledge of services available to customers.

Teller duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Receives cash and checks for deposit, verifies amounts, and looks for check endorsements. Examines cash carefully to guard against acceptance of counterfeit bills
  • Cashes checks for customers after verifying identification and checking account balances in accordance with bank policy
  • Enter transactions into Vertex computer system and issue customer receipts
  • Redeem Savings bonds
  • Process credit card cash advances
  • Count cash balance at beginning of shift and balances cash and checks against computer records at end of shift
  • Prepare bank cashier’s checks
  • Explain bank services and charges to customers
  • Observe suspicious behavior and reports any such activity to head teller and/or security personnel as appropriate. In the event of a robbery, remains calm and follows bank procedures to safeguard customers and staff
  • Balance ATM and coin machines

CSR duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Answering phones
  • Troubleshooting a variety of customer issues
  • Opening accounts in streamline (personal & business) including HSA, IRA, & Trust accounts
  • Assist customers with opening or renewing Certificates of Deposit
  • Closing accounts
  • Placing check orders
  • Scanning
  • Back up each CSR
  • Be knowledgeable of Patriot Act 

This person needs to be knowledgeable of bank policies, procedures, and general banking practices.

The position requires a mature, professional person with an outgoing personality, and the ability to conduct themselves with tact, courtesy, and have a genuine desire to serve others. They must possess the necessary judgment that is required to assess, interpret and meet the needs of customers. This person will represent and promote the bank and its various banking products. 

This position requires multi-tasking while paying attention to detail and accuracy in handling various negotiable instruments. A thorough knowledge of forms and proper use of them in processing the various transactions is essential (training will be provided).

Mortgage Loan Originator, Princeton

JOB SUMMARY:

To originate permanent residential mortgage loans and to participate in activities to increase the bank's share of the local mortgage market.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Develops contacts with local realtors, developers, and builders to encourage use of bank services for residential mortgages.
  2. Interviews applicants to discuss their mortgage requirements, ascertain their capacity to repay, and assess the degree of risk involved.
  3. Reviews loan applications, obtains applicants' credit history, and verifies financial information supplied.
  4. Advises applicants of options available to them, explains the differences between various types of mortgages, and negotiates terms and conditions of loan.
  5. Keep up-to-date with conditions in the local real estate market and with changes in rules and regulations pertaining to both private and government-insured mortgages.
  6. Makes sales calls to potential and existing customers to retain current business and to develop new loans.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Thorough understanding of underwriting criteria and guidelines
  • Strong consultative sales skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and produce results
  • Strong desire to excel in a competitive environment
  • Detail oriented, energetic, team player & willingness to learn and grow
  • College degree preferred or equivalent work experience in banking/lending

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and benefit package.

Part-Time Teller, Princeton

This is a responsible position requiring initiative and knowledge of services available to customers.

Teller duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Receives cash and checks for deposit, verifies amounts, and looks for check endorsements. Examines cash carefully to guard against acceptance of counterfeit bills.
  • Cashes checks for customers after verifying identification and checking account balances in accordance with bank policy.
  • Enter transactions into Vertex computer system and issue customer receipts.
  • Count cash balance at beginning of shift and balances cash and checks against computer records at end of shift.
  • Prepare bank money orders and cashier's checks.
  • Explain bank services and charges to customers.
  • Observe suspicious behavior and reports any such activity to head teller and/or security personnel as appropriate. In the event of a robbery, remains calm and follows bank procedures to safeguard customers and staff.

This person needs to be knowledgeable of bank policies, procedures, and general banking practices. Mature judgment is required to interpret and meet the needs of customers.

The frequent customer contact requires an outgoing personality, tact, courtesy, and genuine desire to serve others.

This position requires attention to detail and accuracy in handling various negotiable instruments. Thorough knowledge of forms and proper use of them in processing the various transactions is essential (training will be provided).

Approximately 20 to 25 hours per week including Saturdays as scheduled.

 

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Employment Benefits

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Personal Accident Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick
  • Paid Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401K/Profit Sharing Plan
  • Wellness Program

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Email your resume:
drogers@firststatebank.biz or mdoll@firststatebank.biz

Fax your resume:
815-538-7050

Mail your resume:
706 Washington St., Mendota, IL 61342