Employment Opportunities


Job Title: Mortgage Loan Officer


Functional Title: Mortgage Loan Officer


Physical Location: 1615 E Primrose, Springfield, MO 65804


Reports To: Residential Lending Manager


Working Conditions: Normal, no adverse or hazardous conditions


Primary Purpose: Under general supervision, the mortgage loan officer is responsible for originating new mortgage loan business for the bank by working with Realtors, Builders, past clients, and other referral partners.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities: Majority of duties performed, but not meant to be all inclusive or to prevent other duties from being assigned.

■ Solicit business from potential and existing customers (outside and inside business location).

■ Interviews loan applicants and processes loan applications for both purchase and refinance transactions.

■ Counsel borrowers about various loan programs and help them to select the program that best fits their financial goals and needs.

■ Assist the loan processor in gathering the necessary documents from the customer to prepare for underwriting.

■ Works closely with the processor and underwriter to address any underwriting issues and get closed.

■ Manages a large pipeline of loans including meeting closing deadlines, submitting loans to compliance, and making sure their pipeline meets the bank's requirements.

■ Provides and maintains a professional, business-like atmosphere within the organization.

■ Represents the financial institution in public relations activities and community affairs.


Job Specifications: Knowledge, skills, and abilities normally required for competent performance in the job.

■ Previous mortgage lending experience required.

■ Thorough understanding of all loan programs and closing costs.

■ Have a good understanding of FHA, VA, USDA and conventional underwriting guidelines for all loan investors.

■ Must be able to meet strict time deadlines and work independently under pressure.

■ Must be detailed oriented and able to follow set guidelines.

■ Possess ability to sell oneself to potential customers and referral partners.

■ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

To inquire or apply, please contact Tyler Stalker, Residential Lending Manager:


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


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