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1701-1 Mortgage Underwriter

SmartBank Career Opportunities

Mortgage Underwriter

A career at SmartBank is more than just a job, it is a family where values are upheld and hard work is recognized. Our SmartBank team of associates are trustworthy, loyal and innovative.

We are adding a Mortgage Underwriter to our SmartBank family of associates working in our Knoxville office. 

We empower our associates to treat our customers with care and to be involved in the communities we support.  We build exceptional value by fostering a work environment that respects individual needs, establishes high expectations and recognizes achievement – It is the SmartBank way.

 SmartBank Associates enjoy an AMAZING benefits package that includes - company apparel, medical, dental, vision, long and short term disability, 401(k), EAP, life insurance and paid time off (PTO).

This position will be held accountable for rendering credit decisions on incoming mortgage applications consistent with internal and secondary market policies, underwriting mortgage commitments, and verifying supporting documentations as submitted by Mortgage Lenders and Processors.

Ideal candidates must have experience underwriting agency loans: FNMA/FHLMC required; USDA/FHA/VA preferred.  A high school diploma or GED equivalent is required with a college degree preferred.  Exceptional customer service skills with the ability to WOW bout internal and external guests.  Strong computer skills with a proficiency in Microsoft office products including Word, Excel and Outlook are required and exceptional 10 key data entry skills are a must. 

Candidates will be required to sit at a desk for long periods of time, travel may be required for training to Panama City, FL (initially one week) and on occasions for department meetings.  All candidates must be willing to submit to a pre-employment credit and background check.

Qualified applicants may send their resumes to evonchastain@smartbank.com.

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