Loan Assistant

North Cascades Bank

Chelan, WA, United States


About the Role

North Cascades Bank has proudly served North Central Washington communities since 1986. North Cascades Bank, a division of Glacier Bank, currently has nine branches throughout the region. We are deeply rooted, involved and invested in our communities. Our vision is to better the lives of everyone in our community, and we deliver experiences to our customers that change lives every day. Working for North Cascades Bank is a challenging and rewarding career for the best and brightest bankers.


It is because of our people that we can positively impact our community, providing access for all. As a member of the North Cascades Bank community, you will work amongst a team of individuals who value financial responsibility, collaboration, transparency, and leadership. If your values align with ours, we would love to see you learn and grow with us.

About You


Our growing financial institution is seeking a Loan Assistant to be an integral part of our team. This position can be based out of either our Wenatchee or Chelan locations. The successful candidate will work directly with loan officers in producing new loans and servicing existing loans.

  • Creates, organizes, and maintains credit files with appropriate documentation to ensure compliance with applicable policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Monitors collateral, property inspection, insurance, and financial tracking systems to ensure receipt of recorded security instruments, post-lien searches, appropriate insurance coverage, and compliance with loan covenants. Processes paid loans and collateral releases.
  • Orders preliminary title reports, flood hazard determinations, environmental screens, lien searches, verifies insurance coverage, entity verification, and other items necessary for loan underwriting and documentation.
  • Reviews loan packages to ensure information is complete; assists Loan Officer to obtain missing data and updates as necessary. Coordinates loan closings with title companies, lenders, and borrowers.


  • Banking experience required.
  • High school degree or GED required.



  • Ability to multi-task and handle complex tasks efficiently.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to maintain quality customer service.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, and other basic office equipment


WORK ENVIRONMENT: Must be able to routinely perform work indoors in climate-controlled shared work area with moderate noise level.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is often required to: sit; use hands in repetitive motions to finger, grasp, handle or feel; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to: stand; walk; and lift or reach with hands and arms.


Must be able to operate routine office equipment including computer terminals and keyboards, telephones, copiers, facsimiles, and calculators. Must be able to routinely perform work on computer for an average of 6-8 hours per day, when necessary. Must be able to work extended hours or travel off site whenever required or requested by management. Must be capable of regular, reliable and timely attendance. Must be capable of climbing / descending stairs in an emergency situation.


Specific lifting abilities required by this job include: The employee is constantly required to stand and walk. Exerting up to 25 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. If the use of arm and/or leg controls requires exertion of forces greater than that for sedentary work and the worker sits most of the time, the job is rated for light work.


Specific vision abilities required by this job include: The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation/inspection of machines and/or using measurement devices at distances close to the eyes.


What We Offer

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS: Salary is dependent upon relevant experience. We offer an extensive benefits package that includes, but is not limited to, flexible health coverage options: medical/dental/vision (partially employer paid with competitive premiums), health rewards program, possible employer contribution to a Health Savings Account, Employee Assistance Program (EAP); life insurance; 401K retirement plan with immediate vesting (up to 3% employer match, 3% automatic employer contribution, and profit sharing); discounted banking products and services; paid vacation/sick days, and paid holidays.


COMPANY OVERVIEW: At Glacier Bancorp, our employees are our most valuable asset. We seek qualified individuals who enjoy people, are innovative and eager to learn. We are dedicated to providing opportunities for personal advancement and professional growth by investing in the tools and training needed to build a personalized career path for you.


Glacier Bancorp, Inc. is a regional bank holding company headquartered in Kalispell, Montana with assets greater than $11 billion, operating in numerous community bank divisions across 7 states (Montana, Idaho, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Colorado and Arizona). We pursue a community banking philosophy, emphasizing personalized service combined with the full resources of a large banking organization. Over the years, Glacier Bancorp has received numerous awards for stability and soundness, and has repeatedly ranked among the top 10% in the nation for financial strength.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants or employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, mental or physical disability, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Glacier Bancorp, Inc. does not sponsor applicants for work visas. All applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US.


No Recruiters or unsolicited agency referrals please.


Job Info

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Posted Date: Oct 28, 2020
External ID: 3925-OTHLOC-148
Close Date: Sep 12, 2019