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As a rapidly growing financial institution, Jefferson Financial is always on the lookout for new talent to help better serve our members. If you see yourself in one of the positions listed below, please email your resume and cover letter to employment@jeffersonfinancial.org or fax your resume to Human Resources at 504-867-2412 or 225-963-5321.  Please include the position and location with your submission.



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Position:  Teller
Location: Mandeville

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a part-time teller for the Mandeville location.  This person will perform a range of financial services including processing all financial transactions and opening accounts. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Greet members in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Perform routine member transactions, including deposits, withdrawals, cash advances, loan payments, transfers and check cashing.
  • Prepares and scans checks for deposit.
  • Provides members with account status, including current balances and loan payoffs.
  • Balances teller drawer at the end of the day.
  • Examines checks for endorsements and negotiability.
  • Sells money orders and official checks and balances them accordingly at the end of the day.
  • Provides information for other credit union services and assists members with their completion. 
- The part-time position is scheduled to work between 25 - 29 hours each week and every Saturday.
 

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma and customer service/cash handling experience, preferably at a financial institution. 


Position: Teller
Location: Selma, AL

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a full-time teller for the Selma location.  This person will perform a range of financial services including processing all financial transactions and opening accounts. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Greet members in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Perform routine member transactions, including deposits, withdrawals, cash advances, loan payments, transfers and check cashing.
  • Prepares and scans checks for deposit.
  • Provides members with account status, including current balances and loan payoffs.
  • Balances teller drawer at the end of the day.
  • Examines checks for endorsements and negotiability.
  • Sells money orders and official checks and balances them accordingly at the end of the day.
  • Provides information for other credit union services and assists members with their completion. 

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma and customer service/cash handling experience, preferably at a financial institution. 

Position: Mortgage Loan Officer
Location: Metairie

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking an experienced Mortgage Loan Officer (MLO) in Metairie.  This position is responsible for consulting and assisting members in choosing the best option when purchasing or refinancing a home.  The MLO will work with the loan processor to ensure that all documents are in compliance and are sent to the member in a timely manner. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Assist members with the loan application process.
  • Obtain and evaluate credit reports, verify debts and estimate monthly payments for debts not listed.  Also obtain hazard and flood insurance declaration page and property taxes and calculate into ratios.
  • Run Desktop Underwriter and order tax transcripts to verify income.
  • Order title work, appraisals, and flood determinations.
  • Meet monthly mortgage loan goals.
  • Cross-sell other credit union products/services.
  • Complete all Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) information.
  • Applicants must be professional and have a strong knowledge of industry guidelines and compliance.

All loans are processed in-house using E-signatures.  Underwriting is also in-house reducing the time it takes to close loans.

Qualified applicants must have a college degree or equivalent, 2 years’ mortgage lending experience and must be eligible to be registered in the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS).

Position: Consumer Loan Officer

Location: Metairie

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU has a full-time opening for an enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills for our Consumer Loan Officer position.  This position originates consumer loan applications by interviewing applicants, ordering credit reports, and analyzing data. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Takes applications by telephone and updates information in system, completing credit reports and other data needed for underwriting.
  • Expedites all loan requests within a 24 hour period.
  • Meets monthly loan goals.
  • Provides auto valuations.
  • Works with loan processor to ensure all required documents are received in a timely manner.
  • Mails necessary information on denials.
  • Provides assistance to members on budget counseling, consolidations, loan extensions, payment methods and other areas relating to members’ financial needs.
  • Cross-sells other credit union products and services.
  • Assists collection department in recovery efforts.

The Consumer Loan Officer position is a full commission position. 

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma and experience in servicing Consumer Loans as well as knowledge of reading and evaluating credit reports. (Bilingual a plus) Consumer loans consist of Vehicle, Boat, RV, Personal, Personal LOC, and Visa loans. 

Position: VP of Risk Management

Location: Metairie

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a VP of Risk Management in Metairie.  This position will be responsible for planning, directing and overseeing the risk management functions of the credit union including enterprise risk management, vendor management, loss mitigation and regulatory compliance and Bank Secrecy Act programs.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Oversee and supervise the Risk Management Department personnel ensuring that all functions within the area of responsibility are performing in accordance with credit union policies and applicable regulations.
  • Establish and drive the credit union’s Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) program consistent with risk tolerances set by the Board of Directors.
  • Lead the credit union’s risk committee meetings.
  • Develop a centralized channel for reporting, researching and mitigation of potential fraud.
  • Assist examiners/auditors with reviews by providing needed information.
  • Attend conferences, workshops and meetings to stay informed of current industry and financial trends related to the position.

Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field, 5 – 8 years’ of equivalent work experience, be detail oriented and have a significant level of trust and diplomacy, and excellent communication, teamwork, and leadership skills. 

Position: Information Security Officer (ISO)

Location: Kenner

Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking an Information Security Officer in Kenner.  This position will be responsible for defining and creating security measures to safeguard sensitive information within the computer network. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Gathering information necessary to maintain security and establish functioning external barriers such as firewalls and other security measures.
  • Creating and maintaining the documentation for certification and accreditation of each information system in accordance with NCUA requirements as to the impacts on system modifications and technological advances.
  • Reviewing systems in order to identify potential security weaknesses.
  • Recommend improvements to amend vulnerabilities.
  • Implement changes and document upgrades.

Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, mathematics or engineering or 5 years’ of equivalent work experience; have a Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) certification or be willing to obtain such certification within one year; be highly analytical and effectively able to troubleshoot and prioritize needs, requirements and other issues; and have excellent communication, teamwork, leadership and conflict management skills.


Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering challenging positions with competitive salaries. Jefferson Financial Federal Credit Union's benefit package includes: incentives, profit sharing, health, dental, vision & life insurance, 401(k) and tuition reimbursement.