Employment Opportunities

Mississippi credit unions wishing to post employment opportunities on the Association website should submit specific wording for their posting, along with instructions on how to apply, to communications@mscua.com. When the position has been filled, please notify MSCUA so that we may remove the posting.

Please scroll down the page for details on the following positions:

  • Consumer Loan Underwriter
  • Mortgage Manager
  • Vice President of Consumer Lending
  • IT Operator (Pascagoula)
  • Lending Service Center Representative (Pascagoula)
  • Human Resources Generalist (Pascagoula)

Consumer Loan Underwriter
Posted 12/17/14

Central Sunbelt Federal Credit Union in Laurel, Mississippi, with almost $200 million in assets and six branch locations, is looking for a Consumer Loan Underwriter to join their winning team.

General Summary

  • Responsible for approving and denying Consumer loans to achieve profitable member and asset growth.
  • Identifies and calculates risk, works with staff to gather proper paperwork needed to assess loans.
  • Maintains a professional approach to assessing the credit needs while following the established Lending Policies, Procedures and guidelines of the Credit Union and Federal/State rules and regulations.
  • Promote and cross sell credit union products and services for all consumer loans that are underwritten.
  • This position also maintains thorough knowledge of lending products and services and understands the department’s internal processes that support these products and services.

Job Specifications

  • Ability to solve problems within established policies and procedures
  • Ability to accept and perform new job responsibilities as needed
  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written and listening), professional appearance and positive attitude
  • Basic math skills required
  • Have a thorough knowledge of Consumer Lending Compliance and Lending Regulations.
  • Good working knowledge of credit models and credit scoring
  • High school diploma or equivalent and at least two years of related work experience, preferably in a financial institution
  • Saturday rotation required; May also require occasional travel for training as needed

Applicants may apply online at www.sunbeltfcu.org
Central Sunbelt FCU is an EOE

Mortgage Manager
Posted 12/17/14

Central Sunbelt Federal Credit Union in Laurel, Mississippi, with almost $200 million in assets and six branch locations, is looking for a Mortgage Manager to join their winning team.

This individual will be charged with providing information on credit union products and services to loan staff/members in accordance with credit union policies and procedures and State and Federal rules and regulations.  This individual will be responsible for interviewing and evaluating applicants for mortgage loans, processing various loan applications, preparing closing documents and setting up closing.  Additionally this person will also gather background information, analyze loan applicants’ credit history and submit an approval package to the mortgage underwriter for review.

This is a department of one initially and will require a candidate with high energy, organization, great technical skills, intellect and be an analytical thinker possessing a high work ethic.  Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment are a must.  Experience in mortgage origination, processing and credit review for at least 3 years is preferred.

Applicants may apply online at www.sunbeltfcu.org
Central Sunbelt FCU is an EOE

Vice President of Consumer Lending
Posted 11/03/14

Keesler Federal Credit Union, a $2.1 billion financial institution on the beautiful Mississippi Gulf Coast, is seeking a Vice President of Consumer Lending. This is a senior level position which reports directly to the Sr. Vice President/ Chief Lending Officer. Responsibilities include but are not limited to managing the overall operations of the Consumer Lending areas, including Express Lending Call Center, Indirect Lending Department, Credit Card Portfolio, Student Loan Portfolio, Loan Workout Specialist , Lending Operating Systems Administrator, Decision Makers and Financial Counselor;  ensuring that consumer lending and indirect operations are in accordance with established policies, procedures,  and legal requirements and are properly documented; managing of the consumer loan, indirect  and credit card portfolio and development of new credit union underwriting criteria; ensuring that the lending and credit card activities result in maximum volume, appropriate profit for the credit union, and a minimal delinquency ratio and analyzing and evaluating the effectiveness of consumer lending services; assisting with research in the development, training and implementation of new products, services , and technologies; resolves member complaints involving consumer and indirect loan decisions or errors on their accounts and responds to general correspondence.

Minimum requirements: Minimum of 10 years’ experience with strong progressive consumer lending experience and progressive management experience. Requires 5-8 years in indirect lending (dealerships), excellent management and analytical skills and an equivalent to a college degree (BS or BA in a relevant field). The ideal candidate must possess knowledge of NCUA, Federal and State Regulations as relates to consumer lending, call center, including but not limited to ECOA, Truth-in-Lending, RESPA, etc., exceptional knowledge and understanding of financial institution lending guidelines and all aspects of consumer lending, excellent underwriting skills, strong analytical and reasoning skills and the confidence and decisiveness to make sound judgments in the loan approval function.

Applicants may apply online at www.kfcu.org.

Keesler Federal Credit Union is an EOE     Disabled/Veteran/M/F

IT Operator (Full Time)
Posted 07/31/14

Navigator Credit Union is currently searching for a talented I.T. Operator (Full-time) who is seeking an opportunity to make a significant impact on a growing up and coming Credit Union.

POSITIONS:  IT Operator (Full-time)

DEPARTMENT:  Information Technology (Pascagoula, Mississippi)

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:  Providing first level support for the IT Help Desk Monday – Friday from 8:30am until 5:00pm, select Saturdays from 7:30am until 1:30pm, and rotating after hours support with other IT staff.  First level support includes, but is not limited to, assisting Navigator employees in resolving basic hardware and software issues; assigning in the development and maintenance of internal departmental documentation and procedures; monitoring vital system logs on a daily basis; maintaining inventory of all necessary IT related equipment; learning additional network or programming duties by attending specialized training; as well as performing other duties as assigned.


EXPERIENCE:  Six months to two years of similar or related experience recommended.

EDUCATION:  College background in IT area or related experience

SPECIFIC SKILLS:  Provide accurate, courteous, friendly, timely and professional service to employees and vendors of Navigator Credit Union; knowledge of personal computers to include Microsoft software products as well as basic computer hardware; some basic knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles; and strong problem solving skills and attention to detail.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:  Must be able to life a minimum of 25 pounds while moving IT equipment.  Job may require special hours such as upgrades, special projects, and some holidays.  Must be willing to travel, as the job may require offsite training and IT testing.  Must possess professional, interpersonal skills to communicate information, both oral and written, courteously and effectively to other credit union employees and vendors.

TO APPLY: Submit resume to wmoore@navigatorcu.org

Lending Service Center Representative (Full-time)
Posted 06/12/14

DEPARTMENT:  Navigator Credit Union Lending Service Center (Consumer Lending ) (W.T. Avara Building in Pascagoula, MS)


  • To assist members and potential members with their lending needs;
  • explain loan options, schedule loan closings, process and load loan applications, track supporting loan documents;
  • duties also include cross-selling, solicit loans members have elsewhere, accurate record keeping and serving as a liaison between members and Lending Department personnel;
  • perform other duties as assigned.

EXPERIENCE: Six months to two years of similar or related experience recommended.

EDUCATION: Equivalent to a high school education required.


  • To provide accurate, courteous, friendly, timely and professional service to every person calling Navigator Credit Union;
  • to answer telephone calls within three rings and handle 2000+ calls per month; to be able to operate general office machines, including personal computers and calculators.


  • Must possess courtesy, tact and diplomacy skills while working one-on-one with callers when giving information that may require assistance and discussion. 
  • Must possess a sales attitude to be able to effectively cross-sell to members. 

TO APPLY: Submit resume to wmoore@navigatorcu.org

Human Resources Generalist
Posted: 06/11/14

Navigator Credit Union is currently searching for a talented Human Resources Generalist (Full-time) who is seeking an opportunity to make a significant impact in the Human Resources Department with a growing up and coming Credit Union. 

POSITION:  Human Resources Generalist (Full-time)

DEPARTMENT:  Human Resources (W. T. Avara Building In Pascagoula, MS)

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:  Process government reporting and compliance per regulations; Process internal HR reporting; Process worker’s compensation; Responsible for annual review of company’s employee manual; Support employee relations as needed and provide general support services; Assists in administering the organization’s benefit programs as well as consult and advise employees on their eligibility for benefits; Provide assistance to CHRO including data entry, filing, answering phones, scheduling, maintaining files, records and lists; Facilitate new team member recruitment, interviewing and hiring process; Attend Career Fairs as needed; Update employee job descriptions, develop job opening announcements for internal and external notification and assist CHRO with typing as requested.


EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:  Degree in Human Resources and 3 years’ experience OR Bachelor’s Degree in a related field plus 5 years HR experience.

SPECIFIC SKILLS:     Previous customer service and clerical experience required. Must possess a strong overall knowledge of Human Resources, especially all legal aspects. Must be familiar with FMLA, ADA, HIPAA, FLSA, EEOC and other federal, state employment laws.  Must be familiar with applicable laws and regulations, including but not limited to the Bank Secrecy Act, the Patriot Act and the Office of Foreign Assets Control.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:    Good problem-solving skills and ability to react quickly to arising problems. Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office (word, excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and comfortable with using database programs. Must be able to communicate effectively with people both verbally and in writing (listens and understands problems and assist staff) at all levels as needed. Must have excellent people skills.

TO APPLY: Submit resume to wmoore@navigatorcu.org