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Job Posting: Mortgage Lending Assistant /Jr Loan Originator-LA1

Location: Englewood, CO

Status: Full-Time

Job Grade: Non-Exempt

Responsibilities and Duties:
Under the direction of the Manager work closely with the Lending Staff and Loan Operations in preparation of loan documentation and servicing of loans. Position has the opportunity to learn the sales side of the business and grow into a mortgage originator.

• Assist lending staff in management of loan portfolio

• Perform administrative duties for lending staff

• Prepare documents, spreadsheets, etc. as needed

• Provide reports as needed

• Handle loan set up and processing

• Clear technical exceptions

• Ensure work follows all required policies and procedures

• Assist with marketing campaigns

• Establish and maintain positive relationships with existing and potential clients, business partners and financial institutions

• Originate new loans as time permits


• High school graduate or equivalent


• Background in mortgage or consumer lending preferred

• Experience in mortgage lending process preferred


• Ability to read and interpret loan documents, Bank regulations, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

• Ability to communicate effectively both in person and over the telephone with customers and co-workers

• Demonstrated ability to use discretion, tact, and diplomacy when dealing with customers and co-workers

• Attention to detail

• Professional personal appearance and attitude

• Ability to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

• Ability to work as a team player

• Provide assistance at other locations as needed

• Proficient typing and written communication skills

• Working knowledge of various word processing and spreadsheet software

• Proof reading and editing skills

• Analytical ability

• Problem-solving ability

• Ability to understand the origination process and obtain new loans

Physical and Work Environment Requirements:

• Position requires working some evenings and weekends.

Peoples is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage diverse, talented, qualified applicants to apply.

Contact: Monica Quenzer

Download Application (pdf)