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We are currently seeking an Underwriter to join us in our Lending Department in Plantation!
The primary role of this position is to make a difference in our member’s financial lives. This is accomplished by providing the highest quality of service to both internal and external members. Under the direction of the Lending Manager, this position will lead an assigned team of consumer, mortgage and business loan underwriters. This position will also work closely with Branch and Loan Department Lenders assisting with loan scenarios as well as identifying areas for improvement.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Knowledge and Skills:
Experience: Two years of similar or related experience.
Education: Equivalent of two-year college degree or completion of specialized course of study at business or trade school preferred.
A significant level of trust and diplomacy is required, in addition to normal courtesy and tact. Work involves extensive personal contact with others and/or is usually of personal
or sensitive nature. Work may involve motivating and influencing others. Outside contacts become important and fostering sound relationships with other entities
(companies and/or individuals)
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
BrightStar Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer. BrightStar Credit Union is a Drug Free Workplace.