Career Opportunities

First New York FCU offers an excellent working environment, salary and comprehensive benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays
  • Employer matched 401(k)
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Incentives

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Positions Currently Available


BRANCH

Assistant Branch Manager - Cobleskill Branch
This is a great opportunity for a qualified candidate who will assist the Branch Manager in guiding staff in all aspects of the branch experience, including achievement of branch goals, operations, and delivery of unsurpassed, quality member service. Skills to motivate team members are expected. Candidate will be expected to ensure a smooth working relationship with other departments in the credit union. Must have ability to maximize opportunities to increase membership, refer loans and promote e-services. Must have strong leadership, sales, and communication skills. Assists the Branch Manager in attaining all goals related to Community Outreach activities. Will be required to maintain Notary Public, NMLS designation and Signature Guarantee services. Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience. Previous experience in a credit union or financial institution supervisory capacity required.

Full and Part Time Teller
First New York FCU is seeking entry-level candidates for Teller positions. We offer competitive starting rates. Position includes benefits. Schedule requires half day on Saturday. We are looking for individuals with great communication and customer service skills. A Teller is expected to efficiently and accurately process financial transactions with minimum to no error. Duties include cross-selling products and services. Tellers are expected to provide quality member service to credit union members. Recent background must include cash handling experience.

Member Expert Part Time - Halfmoon Branch
First New FCU is seeking a part-time candidate for a Branch Member Expert position at our newest branch location in Halfmoon. Previous financial credit union/bank branch experience required. Must demonstrate a highly motivated, positive and outgoing personality to ensure unsurpassed level of customer service.  Duties will include opening new accounts, cross-selling products and services to benefit member needs, referring consumer and real estate loans and promoting e-services.  A thorough knowledge of all products and services will be expected.  Will assist credit union members at service desk and interactive teller machines.  Must maintain Notary Public designation.  Excellent communication skills and professional demeanor expected. Schedule will include Saturday and evening hours. Member Experts are expected to provide quality member service to credit union members.


FACILITIES

Facilities Maintenance
First New York FCU is seeking a candidate to fill a Facilities Maintenance position. Will be responsible for general upkeep, repair, maintenance and improvements of First New York FCU facilities, grounds, furniture and equipment to include eight locations. Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, painting, carpentry and grounds care work will be required.  Will perform custodial duties as assigned.  This position requires adherence to security policies and practices.  Candidate will assist with maintaining a safe and secure environment.  Personal vehicle may be used as transportation to assigned work duties. Traveling to branch locations for deliveries and running supply errands as assigned will be required.  Must be open to flexible hours when necessary to include evenings and weekends.  Must have essential physical capabilities to include lifting heavy objects, climbing ladders, operating equipment, moving objects, etc. A minimum of two years’ experience in facilities maintenance or building trades necessary and must possess a valid/clean driver’s license.  This position requires working independently as well as a team.


LENDING

Real Estate Loan Expert
First New York Federal Credit Union’s Lending department is currently seeking a Real Estate Loan Expert. Individual must demonstrate a highly motivated, positive, outgoing personality. Emphasis will be on sales and results to ensure the maximization of lending and sales opportunities. Must exhibit the ability to think independently by effectively responding to each individual lending situation. The Loan Expert will be expected to possess a thorough knowledge of the lend Eing process from application to closing. Responsibilities include consistently achieving loan sales goals and presenting appropriate solutions to fit lending needs while recommending products and services. The Loan Expert must become familiar with underwriting philosophies, lending decisions, approval stipulations, credit bureau reports and scores, extended warranties, GAP insurance, Credit Life and Disability insurance, loan rates and lending policies and procedures. Requirements include 2+ years of consumer lending experience and 1 year of sales experience, minimum of 1+ years experience in Real Estate Lending with NMLS credentials, a proficiency with MS Excel and Word, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong organizational skills and the ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.


For more information contact:

First New York FCU - Human Resources Dept.
Attention: Terri Clasen
2 Wall Street, Albany, NY 12205
e-mail: terri.clasen@firstnewyork.org
Phone (518) 393-1326
Fax (518) 690-4180

First New York Federal Credit Union's goal is to hire and retain diverse, talented, and engaged employees. We provide an atmosphere that enables each individual to contribute to the overall success of the credit union through their unique strengths, skills, and talents. First New York FCU is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action and providing reasonable accommodations to candidates with disabilities, while complying with all relevant federal and state non-discrimination regulations to include the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. If you need an accommodation to navigate our site or apply for a position, please send an email to terri.clasen@firstnewyork.org with the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis.

First New York Federal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religious creed, sex, transgender status, gender identity, gender dysphoria, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital and familial status, domestic violence victim status, military status, protected Veteran status, known relationship or association with any member of a protected class, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

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