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Date Posted: November 12, 2014
Job Title: Underwriter
Department: Commercial Lending - 20012 S. Wolf Road, Mokena, IL
Contact: Norma Mitchell, Human Resources,
Job Status: Exempt

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze financial information to assist loan officers in making subsequent lending decisions.
  • Assist lenders with preparing loan presentations for approval.
  • Assist loan officers in monitoring loan relationships for compliance with the Loan Agreement
  • Borrowing base monitoring
  • Work with Loan Officer to collect specific information necessary to make informed credit decisions. Examples include financial information from borrowers and industry information and market data from various other sources
  • *Other duties as assigned.

Experience Required:

  • A general familiarity with: major credit and depository services the bank offers to corporate customers; Federal and State banking regulations; the Bank's operational policies and procedures.
  • Knowledge and experience in a Commercial portfolio management or sales setting preferred.
  • Must be self-motivated and proficient in time management skills.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Strong analytical and credit data research skills.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Effective negotiation skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to work well in a team environment as well as on your own with little direction

Education required:

  • College graduate with a major in business, finance or accounting.
  • Minimum 5 years of commercial underwriting, portfolio management or sales experience.
  • Candidate must have good analytical, writing and communication skills.
  • Applicant must be proficient in Excel and Microsoft Word. Completion of a bank-sponsored commercial credit training program ideal.

Old Plank Trail Community Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Title: Part-time Teller

Department: New Lenox 280 Veterans Parkway, New Lenox, IL

Contact: Norma Mitchell, Human Resources

Job Status: Non-Exempt

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Promote and maintain positive relations with all customers and co-workers.
  • Project a positive image of the bank through a neat appearance and professional manner.
  • Operate a teller drawer to serve customers and/or bank personnel by:
  • Accepting commercial and consumer deposits, verifying cash and endorsements, and processing transactions on the computer.
  • Identify customers vs. non-customers and follow the check cashing policies.
  • Provide additional customer services including cashier’s checks, money orders, traveler’s cheques, savings bonds, license stickers, stamps, etc.
  • Balance cash drawer daily and follow teller difference policy.
  • Comply with all department, bank, and regulatory policies and procedures.
  • Perform as a team member in allocating and coordinating workflow.
  • Recognize potential cross-sell opportunities and direct customers to appropriate bank personnel.
  • Contribute to the fulfillment of department and bank objectives and goals.
  • May be responsible for bank opening/closing
  • Travel between branches is required; some travel between banks may be necessary
  • May assist with training new employees and answering co-workers questions.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Ideal candidate will be customer-oriented and a team player.
  • Pleasant and inviting demeanor
  • Ability to work independently, exercise sound judgment and the ability to multi-task are a must.

Experience Required:

  • Exceptional customer service experience
  • Solid cash handling experience required – prior teller experience preferred.
  • Proficient with MS Office applications

Education required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Old Plank Trail Community Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer AA M/F/Vet/Disability



Old Plank Trail Community Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer