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  • Teller - Lincoln

    Teller – Full Time with Benefits (Lincoln, NE)

    Position Type: Permanent, Full Time (40+ hours per week), Benefits and Overtime Eligible

    Compensation: Teller Trainee wages start at $11.00 per hour with additional incentives and a company gainshare plan

    Location: Lincoln, NE (training will primarily take place at 501 North 48th Street and permanent, local branch assignment will occur after a 120-day review)

    Hours: Shifts vary between the hours of 7:20 am and 6:10 pm Monday thru Friday and include a rotating Saturday shift. Our hours of operation are 7:30 am to 6:00 pm Monday thru Friday and 8:30 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday. We are closed on federal bank holidays.

    Required Experience: 1+ years of cash handling, 1+ years of customer service (previous banking or sales experience is a plus)

    Required Skills: Well-developed interpersonal skills, intermediate mathematical skills (calculations and concepts involving decimals, counting bills, making change, percentages, fractions, etc.) and the ability to make independent decisions within pre-defined guidelines

    Description of Responsibilities: Liberty First Credit Union is a non-profit, person-centric financial institution. Our tellers serve our members by performing transactions, providing exceptional customer service, and making beneficial product recommendations. Each teller is assigned a private cash drawer where they are responsible for tracking their incoming and outgoing cash. Other duties will include transactions to deposit/loan products, the sale of money orders/cashier checks/gift cards, redeeming savings bonds, completing member check order requests, processing credit card cash advances and payments, assisting members in and out of the safe deposit area, encoding of savings bonds and the scanning of checks. Tellers are our front-line fraud defense and are charged with protecting the members and the credit union from monetary loss. Therefore, our tellers are trained to detect and report scams, examine checks for endorsements and negotiability, verify members’ identification and examine bills for authenticity.

    Career Development: LFCU seeks to invest in high-quality associates though our Teller Development Program. Personal development will be encouraged and facilitated from day one. Tellers will be empowered to make improvements for their continued success, increasing the depth and breadth of their job competencies and responsibilities. The program is designed to encourage personal growth, increase job satisfaction and engagement, and accelerate pay raises beyond the annual performance review and merit increase. Teller development also involves shadowing other departments so that our staff can explore personal interests and discover fulfilling opportunities for career growth.

    Benefits: Low-deductible, competitive health insurance, vision insurance, pre-tax flexible spending accounts (child care and medical accounts available), and pre-tax supplemental insurance (provided by AFLAC)

    Free (Employer Paid) Benefits: Paid holidays (available immediately), vacation time (2 weeks per year available after 6 months of employment), sick time (2 weeks per year available after 90 days), personal days (minimum of 16 hours after 1 year with opportunities to earn more), flex time, family medical leave, tuition reimbursement (available after 1 year), fitness club reimbursement, company apparel, dental insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, 401(k) match, retirement plan profit share (equal to 5% of the associate’s annual salary), anniversary awards and an annual gain share bonus

    How to Apply: Liberty First Credit Union is proud to have been recognized as KFOR's Best Small Company (<100) to Work For and Best Credit Union. If you are interested in a career with Liberty First, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below to submit an application.

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For all job opportunities, candidates should apply online by selecting the role above for which they would like to be considered and then selecting the "Apply Now" button. You may also print our application form or stop by any Liberty First location to pick up an application. All applications picked up in the branch or printed should be sent to: 

Liberty First Credit Union                                       
Attn: Human Resources Team
PO Box 5248
Lincoln, NE 68505
[email protected]

Instructions on completing the online application for employment

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Laura Erickson (Director of HR) and Angela Knox (HR Assistant)