Mortgage Specialist

Are you looking for a fantastic job with daytime hours, paid holidays and great benefits?

Community Trust Credit Union
(CTCU) is looking for a candidate with the following qualifications and skills:
  • Real estate origination experience - Must have minimum of one year experience
  • Knowledge of basic lending and underwriting policies and procedures
  • Must be willing to have telephone conversations with members regarding mortgage products and compliance
  • Must have knowledge of servicing and closing
  • Must have excellent organizational, analytical, mathematical and problem solving skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Consumer loan experience is a plus
  • High School diploma required but college degree or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Current NMLS registration a plus

Specific duties for the Mortgage Loan Officer / Processor include (but are not limited to):

  • Answer phones, respond to written and electronically submitted loan requests.
  • Evaluate to determine the member’s credit worthiness and communicate loan decisions with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Collect and review all needed supporting loan documentation.
  • Able to discuss credit, interest rates, alternatives, and loan documentation in a manner that generates a positive response from member.
  • Apply regulations to various types of loans and various aspects of lending risk and complexity.
  • Consistently meet goals through active cross-selling and lending opportunities.
  • Attend educational sessions as necessary.

Does this sound like the perfect opportunity? These are just a FEW of the MANY reasons you will love working at Community Trust Credit Union:

  • Hourly base pay PLUS competitive commission structure.
  • No late nights. Saturdays are a half day.
  • You begin accruing vacation and sick time on your very first day! It will be available to use after six months.

  • Paid holidays.

  • Tuition reimbursement for approved courses (after 1 year).
  • Free employee assistance program.
  • Career growth opportunities – it’s our philosophy to try to promote from within whenever possible.
  • Being part of a team providing services with the goal of improving the ongoing economic well-being of our members. 

Excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical insurance options - Choice between PPO or HMO
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Short and long term disability insurance (100% company paid

  • Life and AD&D insurance (100% company paid)
  • 401(k) retirement plan

To provide the amazing service our members expect, we ask our employees to be available Monday through Thursday from 8:15am to 5:30pm and until 6:15pm on Fridays, Saturdays from 7:30am to 12:30pm. This is a full time position that typically works 38-40 hours per week. There is typically a day off during the week. This position will work at our Gurnee office, but we require our employees to be available to work at any of our locations: Gurnee, Grayslake, and Lake Villa.


We are looking for professional, driven and detail oriented individuals! APPLY TODAY!


To apply for any posted positions, or to be considered for future openings please send a resume via:

  • WEB UPLOAD: Click Here
  • FAX: 847-543-1063
  • EMAIL: HumanResources@ctcu.org
  • MAIL:
    Community Trust Credit Union
    1313 Skokie Highway
    Gurnee, IL 60031
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