At First State, we strive to Exceed the Expectations of our customers, employees, and owners every day. This means, we strive to work with exceptional people and create an exceptional work and service environment. Join us!

Our culture
What's it like to work at First State? We strive to create a work and service atmosphere that will provide you the tools and resources matched with your own innovative and service - driven spirit to do what's right for the customer and what's right for the company each and every day _ and have fun doing it.

Our benefits
As a member of the First State Team, you'll receive access to a well rounded benefits package. We strive to provide our staff with various options for health, dental and vision insurance. We honor our staff's commitment to our company, in part, by providing a competitive paid time off plan, which is based on years of service. We have many staff who participate in our flex-spending plan, allowing them to take advantage of pre-tax payroll deductions used to pay for federally approved medical expenses, as well as childcare expenses. These are just a few of the benefits options offered to the First State team.

Current Openings
If you have a passion for providing exceptional service to customers and investing back into the communities we serve …

If you embrace taking personal accountability for your knowledge, understanding, and performance …Search through our Career Opportunities. One of them might be a good opportunity for you and you might be a good addition for First State.


First State is an equal opportunity employer EOE M/F/D/V


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Full Time TellerBrownsvilleSee BelowApply Now
Roving TellerFranklinSee BelowApply Now
Full Time TellerGoodlettsvilleSee BelowApply Now
 Commercial Loan OfficerGoodlettsvilleSee BelowApply Now
Full Time Mortgage Loan OfficerKnoxvilleSee BelowApply Now
Full Time TellerLexington

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Full Time TellerMartinSee BelowApply Now
Finance Branch ManagerMartinSee BelowApply Now
Personal BankerMemphisSee BelowApply Now
Mortgage Loan OfficerSumner CountySee BelowApply Now
Sr Documentation Review & Maintenance SpecialistFirst State Bank FootprintSee BelowApply Now


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Full Time Teller - Brownsville


First State is seeking a teller for our banking office in Brownsville, TN. Applicants must have strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Applicants must be able to compute simple math and have excellent customer service skills. The ability to multitask is essential to this position.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 0 to 1 years of experience.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 527
Union City, TN 38281

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Roving Teller - Franklin


First State Bank is seeking a full-time Roving Teller to serve through our banking offices in Franklin, TN. Applicants must have strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills, and be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Applicants must also be able to compute simple math and have excellent customer service skills. The ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced, team environment is also essential to this position.

This job requires a high school diploma or equivalent with 0 to 1 years of experience.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203


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Full Time Teller - Goodlettsville


First State is seeking a teller for our banking office in Goodlettsville, TN. Applicants must have strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. Applicants must be able to compute simple math and have excellent customer service skills. The ability to multitask is essential to this position.

This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent and 0 to 1 years of experience.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203

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Commercial Loan Officer - Goodlettsville


First State is accepting resumes for a Commercial Loan Officer for our banking office in Goodlettsville, TN . Candidates must have a proven track record to develop, manage and sustain a variety of individual and commercial banking relationships by prospecting, cross-selling, relationship managing, and providing customer service. Candidates must have excellent customer interaction skills, including strong oral and written communication skills. Must have a good working knowledge of credit analysis. Must be highly motivated. Candidates must also be proficient in Microsoft Office Products.

This position requires a Bachelors degree and three years of experience with commercial lending, sales, credit support, financial analysis, or portfolio management, or equivalent experience.


First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203

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Full Time Mortgage Loan Officer - Knoxville


First State Mortgage has an opening for a full-time mortgage loan officer in the Knoxville, TN area. The successful candidate will need to have a minimum of two years experience with mortgage origination.

If you know of any potential candidates for the Knoxville area, please forward their name to Jeff Devereaux with FSM or Angie Ferguson in the HR Department.

If you have any questions regarding this job, please feel free to contact the HR Department or Jeff Devereaux (615-224-7032).

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203

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Full Time Teller - Lexington

First State Bank is seeking a full time teller for the Lexington, TN branch. Applicants must have strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. The applicant must be able to compute simple math and have excellent customer service skills. The ability to multitask is also essential to this position.

This job requires a high school diploma or equivalent with 0 to 1 years of experience.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 527
Union City, TN 38281


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Full Time Teller - Martin

First State Bank is seeking a full time teller for the Martin, TN. Applicants must have strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Applicant must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel. The applicant must be able to compute simple math and have excellent customer service skills. The ability to multitask is also essential to this position.

 

This job requires a high school diploma or equivalent with 0 to 1 years of experience.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 527
Union City, TN 38281

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Finance Branch Manager - Martin


First State Finance, a division of First State Bank, is currently accepting resumes for an experienced, full-time branch manager in Martin, TN. 2 to 5 years management experience in a finance company is required.

This position will be responsible for overseeing the daily branch operations, loan approvals, and collections. Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills. Minimum education requirements are a High School Diploma or equivalent.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 527
Union City, TN 38281

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Personal Banker - Memphis

First State Bank in Memphis, TN is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Personal Banker.

Candidates must be able to develop, manage and sustain a variety of individual banking relationships by prospecting, cross-selling, relationship managing, and providing excellent customer service. Candidates must have strong oral and written communication skills. Must be highly motivated. Candidates must also be proficient in Microsoft Office Products. This job requires a bachelors degree or a high school diploma with a minimum of two years experience as a teller and customer service representative. Lending, sales, and credit experience preferred.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 527
Union City, TN 38281

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Mortgage Loan Officer - Sumner County


First State Mortgage, a division of First State Bank, has a full-time opening for a mortgage loan officer in the Sumner County, Tennessee area. 

Successful candidates will have a minimum of two years experience in mortgage origination. Minimal educational requirements are a high school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Must have excellent customer interaction skills, including strong oral and written communication skills.

First State offers an exceptional benefits plan and a highly competitive compensation package. 

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 
EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203

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Senior Documentation Review & Maintenance Specialist - First State Bank Footprint


First State is seeking a full-time Senior Documentation Review & Maintenance Specialist to work in our Credit Administration department. This position can be located anywhere within our First State Bank geographic footprint.

This position is responsible for reviewing loan files to ensure completion and adherence to compliance, documentation and policy requirements. This position will be reviewing real estate loans (commercial & consumer) and non real estate loans (commercial & consumer). This position assists and oversees the day-to-day operations with the loan document review area of First State's Credit Administration Department.

Candidates must have at least two years of bank experience, specifically with regulations and laws pertaining to lien perfection of consumer and commercial loans, and must have knowledge of general compliance regulations. Candidate must have strong attention to detail and be computer proficient, especially with MS Office products.

First State offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. 

EOE M/F/D/V

Please send resumes with cover letter to:
First State Bank
Attn: Human Resources
1720 West End Ave., Suite 500
Nashville, TN 37203