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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


    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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  • Contact Center Representative - Lincoln

    Contact Center Representative – Lincoln
    Full-Time with Full Benefits Package

    Do you enjoy helping people solve problems? Is your goal to provide a high degree of customer satisfaction and be rewarded for your efforts?

    Then this might be the perfect role for you! Our Contact Center Representative is primarily a phone/chat/web-based position located within our Main location’s Contact Center at 46th and R in Lincoln. Our reps solve our members’ needs in a respectful, efficient manner from beginning to end – all facets of banking support. This is a great opportunity to be a problem-solver!

    The ability to be flexible and develop a working knowledge of our products/services will allow the perfect candidate to expend their sales and service culture in a growing organization! 

    Along with demonstrated customer service skills (1 to 2 years), the ability to proactively solve problems (6 months to 1 year) is required. At least 6 months to 1 year of working in a team atmosphere and using various business applications on the computer is also required. Previous financial institution experience is helpful, however, training is available for a quick learner. This is not a “scripted role” so the perfect applicant will be able to be flexible and provide all services in a professional manner.

    Full-time position with complete benefits package and incentives!

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  • Loan Officers - Lincoln

    Sales, Service and Lending Associates – Lincoln


    Full-Time with Full Benefits Package


    Liberty First Credit Union is growing, and we are currently searching for driven, courageous, and enthusiastic lending professionals to join our Sales, Service and Lending team!


    Sales, service and lending associates are responsible for proactively promoting lending and deposit options, while meeting the financial goals of the credit union. A successful candidate will prioritize the integrity of our member relationships and exemplify our culture of service with every interaction. High levels of initiative and drive are essential to success. Previous lending, banking, sales and/or customer service experience is preferred. If you are excited by the opportunity to develop new business, expand relationships and lead growth, then this position could be an excellent fit. 


    Qualifications

    • 3 to 4 years of financial institution/sales experience
    • Demonstrated experience in providing financial counseling 
    • Ability to contribute to positive member relations and demonstrate well-developed interpersonal skills
    • Considerable judgement with the ability to analyze financial principles and develop custom solutions
    • High degree of initiative and drive necessary to meet loan goals
    • Reliable, flexible and adaptable
    • Ability to work as part of a team

    Full-time with full benefits package and unlimited sales incentive potential!
     

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  • Loan Officer - Omaha

    Sales, Service and Lending Associates – Omaha


    Full-Time with Full Benefits Package


    Liberty First Credit Union is growing, and we are currently searching for driven, courageous, and enthusiastic lending professionals to join our Sales, Service and Lending team!


    Sales, service and lending associates are responsible for proactively promoting lending and deposit options, while meeting the financial goals of the credit union. A successful candidate will prioritize the integrity of our member relationships and exemplify our culture of service with every interaction. High levels of initiative and drive are essential to success. Previous lending, banking, sales and/or customer service experience is preferred. If you are excited by the opportunity to develop new business, expand relationships and lead growth, then this position could be an excellent fit. 


    Qualifications

    • 3 to 4 years of financial institution/sales experience
    • Demonstrated experience in providing financial counseling 
    • Ability to contribute to positive member relations and demonstrate well-developed interpersonal skills
    • Considerable judgement with the ability to analyze financial principles and develop custom solutions
    • High degree of initiative and drive necessary to meet loan goals
    • Reliable, flexible and adaptable
    • Ability to work as part of a team

    Full-time with full benefits package and unlimited sales incentive potential!
     

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  • Loan Officer - Seward

    Sales, Service and Lending Associate – Seward

    Full-Time with Full Benefits Package

    Liberty First Credit Union is growing, and we are currently searching for a driven, courageous, and enthusiastic lending professional to join our Seward team!

    Sales, service and lending associates are responsible for proactively promoting lending and deposit options, while meeting the financial goals of the credit union. A successful candidate will prioritize the integrity of our member relationships and exemplify our culture of service with every interaction. High levels of initiative and drive are essential to success. Previous lending, banking, sales and/or customer service experience is preferred. If you are excited by the opportunity to develop new business, expand relationships and lead growth, then this position could be an excellent fit. 

    Qualifications

    • A proven track record of building successful relationships
    • Previous lending/banking/sales is preferred however we are willing to train a highly motivated, driven individual
    • Ability to contribute to positive member relations and demonstrate well-developed interpersonal skills as part of a team
    • Considerable judgement with the ability to develop custom solutions
    • High degree of initiative and drive necessary to meet loan goals
    • Reliable, flexible and adaptable
    • Ability to work as part of a team


    Full-time with full benefits package and unlimited sales incentive potential!
     

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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
PO Box 5248
Lincoln, NE 68505
[email protected]

Instructions on completing the online application for employment

Equal Opportunity Employer

Laura Erickson

Laura Erickson (Director of HR)