Careers

 

Current Openings


Accountant I

Security State Bank has an opening for an Accountant I located in Chancellor, SD. This is an entry level position. A great opportunity for a self-motivated, progressive individual to add value and improve our organizations audit and accounting for our bank locations. The successful candidate will conduct internal operational audits throughout the bank; assess the Bank’s overall effectiveness of controls, accuracy of financial records, support Senior Accountant and Senior Management in all audit/accounting functions, and efficiency of operations through periodic audits. Candidate will also maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policy and procedure. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Accounting; experience preferred but not required; strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills; strong analytical skills and detail orientation; good organizational skills; and high level of focus and accuracy. This position will give you an opportunity to join a progressive banking organization that offers a competitive salary and benefits package including 401(k) Plan, health, life, dental and vision benefits. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment screening including credit history and criminal background check. EOE.

Please submit Credentials and Compensation Requirements to: John J. Baumiller, President (johnbaumiller@banksecuritystate.com)

 

Credit Analyst

Security State Bank in Chancellor, SD has an opening for a credit analyst. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, progressive individual with a four-year college degree. This position will allow the successful candidate to begin a career in southeastern South Dakota that has the potential to grow and evolve with a banking organization that consistently sets the standard in community banking. The successful applicant will participate in all facets of lending and branch banking with emphasis in analyzing our commercial customer’s financial condition. A strong sense of business opportunities, together with the creativity, energy and enthusiasm necessary to formulate and implement business development strategies is essential. Strong interpersonal communication and analytical skills, as well as the ability to practice sound decision making are required. A degree in agricultural business, finance or related area is required. This position will give you an opportunity to join a progressive banking organization that offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Successful applicant must pass pre-employment screening including credit history and criminal background check. EOE.

Please submit Credentials and Compensation Requirements to: John J. Baumiller, President (johnbaumiller@banksecuritystate.com)

 

Teller Position

Security State Bank has an opening for a teller position in our Viborg, SD location which will be opening soon. This position will be filled immediately and training will be done in our Chancellor, SD location prior to the opening of the branch. We are looking for an individual to process all transactions accurately and efficiently in accordance with established policies and procedures. The successful candidate will be the “frontline” of our bank and will play a fundamental role in achieving customer satisfaction. Desired skills and qualifications are: Attention to detail, financial/math skills, accuracy, integrity, thoroughness, good verbal communication and documentation skills. Previous banking experience is preferred but not a requirement. Competitive benefits package including 401(k) Plan, Health/Life/Dental/Vision. EOE.

Please submit resume to: John J. Baumiller, President (johnbaumiller@banksecuritystate.com)

 

Consumer Loan Officer

Security State Bank is looking for a consumer loan officer for our Viborg, SD location which will be opening soon. This position will be filled immediately and training will be done in our Chancellor, SD location prior to the opening of the branch. We are looking for an outgoing individual to assist customers with consumer loan applications, gather consumer financial data, provide excellent customer service and follow established policies. Qualifications are: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting; strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills; good organizational skills; and high level of detail and accuracy. Experience in consumer lending is preferred. We offer a competitive benefits package including 401(k) Plan, health, life, dental and vision benefits. EOE.

Please submit Credentials and Compensation Requirements to: John J. Baumiller, President (johnbaumiller@banksecuritystate.com)

 

Agricultural Loan Officer

Security State Bank has an opportunity for an Agricultural Loan Officer in our Viborg, SD location which will be opening soon. This position will be filled immediately and training will be done in our Chancellor, SD location prior to the opening of the branch. This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated individual to make a big impact in our fast paced, growing organization. In your role you will: Originate, process and service loans; conduct credit analysis on existing and new clients; obtain documentation necessary to facilitate a loan closing; provide high level of service to customers. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Business/Finance; Excellent Analytical, Problem Solving and Attention to Detail Skill Set; Experience in a financial institution preferred; Self- Motivated – Self Starter; Agricultural Background Preferred. EOE.

Competitive benefits package including 401(k) Plan, Health/Life/Dental/Vision.

Please submit Credentials and Compensation Requirements to: John J. Baumiller, President (johnbaumiller@banksecuritystate.com)


We offer employment opportunities with an exceptional compensation and benefits package and an environment that promotes professional development.
 
For confidential consideration, please forward your resume, and compensation requirements.
 
Security State Bank is an equal opportunity employer.

Our Mission

  • An independently owned community bank that provides a high level of integrity, customer service and product innovation at a cost that is representative of the value received, in addition to providing a challenging / rewarding career opportunity and a superior financial performance when compared to its industry peer group.
    - Thomas S. Laird, CEO
    - John J. Baumiller, President