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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 225-963-5321.  Please include the position and location with your submission.



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Position: Teller
Location: Lake Charles
 
Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a part-time teller for our Lake Charles location.  The schedule for this position will be 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Monday through Friday.  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: Member Service Representative
Location: Gretna
 
Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a full-time Member Service Representative for our Gretna location.  This position performs a broad variety of member services such as opening new checking, savings, certificate and IRA accounts.  Handles transactions and answers questions concerning products and services offered by the credit union from members and branch staff. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Greets all members and visitors to the credit union in a professional manner. 
  • Perform basic teller transactions when called upon to do so.
  • Open new accounts, cross-sell products and services, explain options and prepare all paperwork and assist the member in the signing of all necessary documents.
  • Enroll, update and cancel payroll deductions and direct deposits at member's request, and complete the necessary documentation to support the changes.
  • Assist members in resolving account disputes by researching necessary reports, statements and check copies.
  • Assist collection department in recovery efforts.
  • Assist in the maintenance of the security and safety of the branch office.
  • Open and close branch in the absence of the branch manager.
  • Provides service and assistance to members on budget counseling, consolidations, loan extensions, payment methods and other areas relating to members’ financial needs.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with branch manager, informing of all pertinent problems, irregularities, new developments, changes and other important information within area of responsibility.

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma and financial institution experience. 




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.

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.

The Consumer Loan Officer position is a full commission position.


Position: Project Management Administrative Assistant
Location: Metairie
 
Details:

Jefferson Financial FCU is seeking a part-time Project Management Administrative Assistant in Metairie.  This person will be scheduled to work ~ 20 hours per week and will have a flexible schedule. 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Provides confidential administrative support to members of management and staff.  Composes letters and memoranda from dictation, verbal direction, written documents and files; edits written communications from word processing documents.  Coordinates meetings and makes travel and lodging arrangements.
  • Screens incoming mail, publications, and other correspondence.
  • Maintains daily appointment calendars.
  • Collects and prepares information for use in discussions and meetings.
  • Prepares or assists in the preparation of assigned reports.

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma, 3 years of similar or related experience, excellent organization and communication skills, proficient with Outlook/Word/Webex.  An undergraduate in business administration is preferred. 

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.