• Full Time
  • Fond du Lac, WI
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: $18.31 - $20.41 /hr. - based on experience
Job ID: 138658


Are you a Lending Specialist who is looking for a Direct Hire opportunity? Are you a Lending Specialist who has effective negotiation skills?

Our client is a well-established financial institution that is proud to know their members on a first name basis. They offer a full-range of financial products and services.


As a Lending Specialist, you will assist members with the loan application process and conduct in-depth interviews with members to obtain all necessary information for making credit decisions.

  • Pull credit report and verify debts, income and calculate debt ratio
  • Determine collateral needs and payment plans for members applying for loans
  • Approve/deny loan applications according to loan policies
  • Prepare all appropriate documents for consumer loans, including filing necessary papers with the Register of Deeds or Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Explain reasons for denial and explore options for members when loans are denied
  • Prepare all appropriate mortgage loan documents including title searches, appraisals and other legal work
  • Confer with members, title companies, brokers, attorneys, director of lending on routine basis
  • Ensure approved loans are properly documented, liens filed or perfected and all paperwork is properly completed
  • Disburse loans properly and accurately, and answer member questions
  • Mail proper documents for paid loans
  • Loan department filing
  • Will be responsible for member insurance filings and cancellations
  • Approve and process credit card payments and other maintenance, including e-OSCAR
  • Implement new loan products and services in accordance with management directions
  • Cross-sell lending products and other credit union services as needed
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned by the supervisor or management


  • Must have 2 years of experience working in a lending department of a credit union or other financial institution
  • Knowledge of consumer and mortgage loans, credit granting criteria and how interest rates are computed
  • Good math skills
  • Computer savvy with the ability to catch on to new programs quickly
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Efficient and accurate
  • Effective negotiator
  • Must have strong communication skills


  • Well-established company
  • Company that prides themselves on knowing their members by name
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Tuition reimbursement


Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm

Length: Direct Hire

Pay for the Lending Specialist position: $18.31 – $20.41 /hr. – based on experience

Location: Fond du Lac, WI

Job ID: 138658

Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.

Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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