First State Bank Southwest

Worthington, MN 56187

Job Title:
Agricultural Loan Officer

First State Bank Southwest, a progressive independently owned community bank, is seeking an Agricultural Loan Officer in its Worthington, Minnesota location. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3-5 years agricultural banking experience with strong analytical skills, sales, and people skills, along with strong verbal and written communication skills. This position would be responsible for an agricultural loan portfolio and assisting in commercial and consumer lending. In addition, this position would be required to promote a positive image of the bank in the community through involvement and participation in the community organizations. First State Bank Southwest offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package (including Health Insurance and 401k/Employee Stock Ownership Plan)

Responsibilities: Generate loan opportunities through business development • Originate and underwrite loan requests • Manage and service a loan portfolio/including management of past dues • Perform annual credit reviews and customer site visits • Expand customer relationships • Position at our Worthington Minnesota office

Requirements: Experience in the agri-business industry • Two year degree in agri-business and/or industry experience • Strong communication and business development skills • Willingness to travel as business requires.


How to Apply:
If you have leadership skills and a desire to grow a loan portfolio, and enjoy living in rural Minnesota, this position is for you. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to First State Bank Southwest, Attn: Connie Lonneman, Human Resource Director, 1433 Oxford Street, Worthington, MN 56187 or email at Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Plan