FirstBank VP - Consumer/Commercial Lender in Palm Desert, California

Requisition Number 18-0729

Post Date 6/21/2018

Title Management Trainee

Title Detail VP - Consumer/Commercial Lender

City Palm Desert

State CA


Posting Title Correction - Vice President; not Management Trainee

Do you have experience as a consumer and/or commercial lender?

FirstBank Officers are involved in all areas of lending including financial analysis, business development and sales to increase bank growth and profitability. FirstBank has a policy of promoting from within, which provides excellent opportunities for continued career advancement.

FirstBank provides many great benefits for being a part of our family. From competitive salaries, employer-contributed retirement and health plans, some reduced fee banking services, paid time off, employer paid basic life insurance, to short-term and long-term disability policies and more.

Supervision of all bank employees including staff, supervisors and other more junior officers.


Successful candidates are hard-working, honest, trustworthy, motivated and possess good customer service skills. Strong attention to detail is essential. Management, the use of good judgement and problem solving skills, and the ability to develop relationships with customers through sales skills and strong communication skills are necessary.

Minimum Qualifications of Position

Minimum of 5 years of business, construction, and/or consumer lending experience.

Basic knowledge and familiarity with the Coachella Valley.

A four-year business degree or MBA, with courses in accounting and finance, and a minimum grade point average of 3.0 are required.

Preferred Qualifications of Position

Bilingual language skills (Spanish/English) are preferred, but not required.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Work is performed in an office environment with moderate noise levels and light to heavy traffic. An employee in this position:

  • Frequently remains stationary throughout a typical business day

  • Frequently operates a computer and other office machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer

  • Frequently moves about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, other rooms, or to conduct approvals

  • Frequently positions self to access drawers and shelves of various heights

  • Frequently reaches for and handles paperwork and files

  • Frequently uses personal vehicle to travel for customer calls and events

  • Constantly communicates with customers, coworkers, and management in-person and on the phone

  • Must be able to exchange accurate information

Work Hours May Include Saturdays

Part Time No

  • FirstBank is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.

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  • FirstBank will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with FirstBank’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-I.35(c)