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Western Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting Date: 6-27-2014
Position Title: Part Time Teller
Location: St. Paul

Hours: Monday - Friday 12:00p.m - 6:00p.m.
2 or 3 Saturdays/month 8:45a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Flexibility to cover additional shifts is a must!
This position is benefit eligible.


Western Bank, a healthy, progressive and growing bank, with 5 locations in the St. Paul/Minneapolis metropolitan area, is seeking a Part-Time Teller at our St. Paul Office. This position resides in the Service Banking department which provides assistance to commercial, nonprofit and consumer customers, as well as to Western Bank's bankers. This is accomplished by providing excellent customer service; cross-selling additional products and services to current customers; as well as identifying and selling to potential new customers. The Teller position helps the Department by handling customer transactions, such as deposits, withdrawals, payments, coin orders, etc., in the most efficient, professional, timely, and effective manner possible, as well as by ensuring every possible customer need is identified and met personally or through referrals. The individual must have excellent customer service skills, the ability to effectively communicate with customers, and prior cash handling experience is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required
  • High School education or equivalent work experience.
  • Previous teller, cashier, or customer service experience is preferred.
  • Accounting coursework or experience is helpful.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to communicate with customers.
  • Ability to lift heavy amounts of coin (50 lbs.)
  • Hand dexterity required.
  • Physical mobility to work in an area with limited space or quick movement from one area to another.
  • Figure aptitude.
  • Ability to work on a computer keyboard.
  • Steady, even paced to promote accuracy and quality of work.
  • Comfortable with repetitive procedures and routines, supported by established guidelines
  • Completes tasks one at a time according to procedure.
  • Develops and maintains a cooperative and harmonious relationships with a variety of people.
  • Decision making occurs only within established guidelines.
  • Frequent contact and communication with variety of people.
  • Friendly, outgoing communication style.

Posting Date: 06-10-2014
Position Title: Vice President of Commercial Banking
Location: Bloomington

Western Bank, a healthy, progressive and growing bank with offices in the St. Paul/Minneapolis metropolitan area, is seeking an experienced Vice President of Commercial Banking. The Commercial Banking Team is responsible for identifying and satisfying the financial needs of business customers in a manner that contributes to the bank's goals for growth and profitability. The VP, Commercial Banking helps the department by actively developing new business relationships, as well as being a relationship manager who strengthens and grows current relationships and cross-sells Treasury, Nonprofit and Consumer Banking products. Applicants should be results-driven with demonstrated success with new business development.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required
  • College degree in business, economics, finance, accounting, or equivalent experience.
  • Five years of previous commercial lending and credit analysis experience.
  • Experience and orientation toward commercial and industrial loans.
  • Demonstrated success with new business development.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal and customer contact skills in order to effectively sell banking products and serve customers.
  • Written and verbal communication skills enabling effective interaction with customers and all levels of employees.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Ability to establish priorities, work under pressure, maintain momentum and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to drive an automobile to the customers' work sites or other meeting places.
  • Ability to handle a large amount of business over the telephone.
  • This position requires access to the Internet, understanding of the Western Bank web site, Internet Banking, Cash Management, as well as the knowledge and skills to use the Internet in the Bank's best interest.

Posting Date: 06-27-2014
Position Title: Mortgage Loan Originators
Location:

The Mortgage Loan Originators will develop and maintain effective relationships with realtors, builders, and other professionals with the goal of growing and servicing Western Bank's residential first mortgage business. The Mortgage Bankers will assist residential first mortgage applicants with choosing the appropriate financing program, as well as originating and closing their loans.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required
  • College degree in business administration, economics, finance, accounting, marketing or equivalent work experience.
  • Three years of previous mortgage lending experience.
  • Knowledge of Secondary Market and mortgage loan regulations and guidelines.
  • Knowledge and experience originating and understanding Conventional, VA, and FHA loans.
  • Strong sales, interpersonal and customer contact skills in order to effectively build a "prospect" pipeline, sell products and serve customers.
  • Written and verbal communication skills enabling clear, effective, courteous and professional interaction with customers and all levels of employees.
  • Ability to establish priorities, work under pressure, maintain momentum, attain goals and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
  • Highly motivated and dependable with a sense of urgency.
  • Skilled in operating a personal computer. Windows and Microsoft Office experience preferred.

Posting Date: 06-27-2014
Position Title: Part Time Teller
Location: Oakdale

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 3:00p.m - 6:00p.m.
2 or 3 Saturdays/month 8:45a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Flexibility to cover additional shifts is a must!

Western Bank, a healthy, progressive and growing bank, with 5 locations in the St. Paul/Minneapolis metropolitan area, is seeking a Part-Time Teller at our St. Paul Office. This position resides in the Service Banking department which provides assistance to commercial, nonprofit and consumer customers, as well as to Western Bank's bankers. This is accomplished by providing excellent customer service; cross-selling additional products and services to current customers; as well as identifying and selling to potential new customers. The Teller position helps the Department by handling customer transactions, such as deposits, withdrawals, payments, coin orders, etc., in the most efficient, professional, timely, and effective manner possible, as well as by ensuring every possible customer need is identified and met personally or through referrals. The individual must have excellent customer service skills, the ability to effectively communicate with customers, and prior cash handling experience is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required
  • High School education or equivalent work experience.
  • Previous teller, cashier, or customer service experience is preferred.
  • Accounting coursework or experience is helpful.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to communicate with customers.
  • Ability to lift heavy amounts of coin (50 lbs.)
  • Hand dexterity required.
  • Physical mobility to work in an area with limited space or quick movement from one area to another.
  • Figure aptitude.
  • Ability to work on a computer keyboard.
  • Steady, even paced to promote accuracy and quality of work.
  • Comfortable with repetitive procedures and routines, supported by established guidelines
  • Completes tasks one at a time according to procedure.
  • Develops and maintains a cooperative and harmonious relationships with a variety of people.
  • Decision making occurs only within established guidelines.
  • Frequent contact and communication with variety of people.
  • Friendly, outgoing communication style.