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Loan Officer

Job Details

Potosi - Potosi, MO
Full Time
4 Year Degree


Loan Officer

Make a Positive Impact

First State Community Bank is seeking a motivated individual with a positive outlook and strong work ethic to fill the role of Loan Officer.

As an FSCB lender, you will be a connector. You'll connect people to the loan solutions that are specifically designed to fit their needs. You'll help start new businesses, help a family buy their very first home, or even help someone establish credit. You connect people to what's possible.

For many, you'll be the go-to person for financial advice and expertise. Our best lenders are a mix of practicality and flexibility, who know how to use the right tools to create lasting relationships.

The Loan Officer position will be responsible for business development within the community and administration of good, quality loan portfolio consisting of consumer, real estate & commercial loans.

Responsibilities in Accordance with Our Corporate Values


  • Establish, develop and maintain relationships with key partners in the community (e.g. Realtors, Tax Professionals, Developers, etc.)
  • Provide prompt, courteous attention to all customers to meet their financial needs


  • Coordinate interaction between borrower and all other parties involved, keeping customers updated throughout the process
  • Ability to work independently, under pressure and against time deadlines


  • Keen attention to detail as it relates to loan applications, loan processing, new regulations, bank policies and procedures
  • Proactive communication with account holders with loans in arrears
  • Understand all compliance aspects of lending HMDA, RESPA, Fair Lending, Reg B, Reg O, Flood Determination, Reg Z, CRA, etc.


  • Demonstrated abilities in the areas of problem-solving, analysis, and time management
  • Keep up with all compliance aspects of banking BSA, Privacy, OFAC, Security, Reg CC, Reg DD, Reg E, Patriot Act, etc.

What You Can Expect

  • Competitive pay and benefits package - with variable compensation program based on team performance
  • 401(k) with generous employer match benefit
  • Helpful, qualified, and available leadership
  • A caring, stable work environment


  • College Degree preferred
  • Strong decision making skills required
  • Attention to detail is a necessity
  • Prior sales experience preferred
  • Proficient & timely communicator; in-person, phone, electronic
  • Must possess ability to maintain high productivity in unstructured work environment
  • Exceptional customer service skills required


Additional Information

Being a First Stater...

Being a First Stater means that you roll up your sleeves and dig in. It means you work hard and do your best. It means that you enjoy learning new skills and are always eager to improve. It means you help the team by being a great teammate. It means you're passionate about making a difference in the lives of our customers and our communities. It means you consistently find new ways to improve our organization.

Do you have what it takes to be a First Stater?

Make a Difference - Apply Now!

First State Bancshares, Inc, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.