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Byron Bank

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Byron Bank has an immediate opening for a Mortgage Loan Processor with recent mortgage experience. The capability to handle files from opening to closing is required. The loan processor will be responsible for performing initial file review, verifying disclosures meet program requirements, ensuring that all loan programs are compliant and underwriting guidelines are being met. Previous mortgage loan processing experience is required. Full Time Position. 

 Major Responsibilities:

  • Review mortgage applications for completeness, collect all required documentation for the loan package, and assemble loan file appropriately
  • Order Credit Reports and Title work
  • Able to read and understand credit reports, title work, and appraisal report
  • Demonstrate basic income calculation
  • Ensure loan falls within the established lending guidelines
  • Understand TRID rules, ability to disclose and re-disclose
  • Create loan submission package for underwriting department
  • Satisfy all conditions when received from Underwriter
  • Communicate with realtors, attorneys, and title companies
  • Act as a liaison between borrower, underwriter, and loan originator
  • Provide customer with timely and periodic status updates of their loan application
  • Perform verifications of employment and prepare files for closing
  • Establish, maintain, and update files, and databases
  • Customer service calls, telephone payments, and payoff letters
  • Provide operational support to loan officers and processors
  • Update mortgage loan rates
  • Make changes to ITI based on change of address
  • Maintain the mortgage file room for proper file storage

Secondary responsibilities:

  • Customer service calls, telephone payments, and payoff letters
  • Provide operational support to loan officers and processors
  • Update mortgage loan rates
  • Make changes to ITI based on change of address
  • Maintain the mortgage file room for proper file storage

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ Conventional and/or Government loan processing experience
  • Basic knowledge of underwriting terminology
  • In-depth knowledge of the real estate industry and current trends
  • Experience with Word, Excel, Outlook, Loan operating systems, GUS, DU, and LPA
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy; ability to multi-task
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to take on other duties as assigned


Byron Bank is looking for a full-time receptionist/administrative assistant to handle switchboard calls, greet customers and direct them to the appropriate person(s), as well as, handle administrative clerical/accounting functions.  As this is a highly visible position and one where first impressions are initially formed with our customers and visitors, the ideal candidate must be professional, positive, personable, dependable and be able to comfortably interact with customers and co-workers in all areas. The ability to multi-task and stay calm under pressure is important. 

Hours:  Monday - Friday (Occasional Saturday 9-Noon)

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Switchboard Operator – Transfer and reroute phone calls to appropriate personnel
  • Take accurate and complete phone messages
  • Greet visitors and assist and direct them to the proper person or department
  • Engage in conversations with customers in waiting area
  • GL balancing sheets – daily and once weekly
  • Balance Cash Sheet – Teller & Vault balancing – daily
  • Balance Teller Coin Book
  • Approve Two Signatures required
  • Review Large Items report and Balance Fluctuation report
  • Review OFAC from new customer list
  • Review International ACH report
  • Update Mortgage homeowner’s insurance maintenance files
  • Miscellaneous typing, filing, and faxing
  • Misc. Projects and other duties as assigned
  • Keep up with required BAI online courses, as assigned
  • Assist with statements and mailings
  • Project work may vary

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with various office machines (i.e., fax, copiers, scanners, etc.)
  • Strong mathematical ability; good with numbers
  • Ability to type, using proper grammar and punctuation
  • Basic computer skills
  • Service-minded, friendly, courteous
  • Professional
  • Works Independently; strong team player
  • Able to communicate at all levels
  • Detail-oriented, organized, efficient
  • Previous banking experience a real plus, but not required

Kristie Lynch, Human Resources Officer

Byron Bank, P.O. Box 901, Byron, IL 61010

[email protected]

Fax: 815-234-2055

Equal Employment Opportunity:  

Byron Bank provides equal opportunity for all employees & applicants for employment & makes all employment decisions without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy & gender identity), sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, disability challenges, marital status, ancestry, status upon discharge from military service, order of protection status or other non-merit based factors. These protections extend to all management practices & decisions, including recruitment & merit practices, appraisal systems, promotions & training, & career development programs.