Career Opportunities

Thank you for visiting the Career Opportunities section. As a growing community bank, our employees have always been the key to our success. If you are interested in joining a company that offers a competitive salary, career development and excellent benefits, we encourage you to consider First Community Bank of Mercersburg.

First Community Bank of Mercersburg has the following open position at this time:

Senior Loan Officer


Responsible for directing the organization’s commercial, mortgage and consumer lending activities; ensuring profitable lending operations; maintaining desired level of quality in the portfolio; ensuring compliance with laws and regulations; and developing personal portfolio, including larger credits.  Ability to sell bank products and services to current and prospective customers.


  • Establish production goals and budget for Commercial and Consumer departments, to include personal production, in connection with the Strategic Plan (subject to CEO approval).
  • Supervision of Commercial Loan Officer(s), Consumer Loan Manager and Commercial Loan Processor.  Includes regular performance reviews and career development meetings.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper underwriting, structuring, pricing and risk rating for loans.
  • Develop and maintain profitable relationships with large commercial clients.
  • Monitor to ensure regulatory compliance as it relates to the Loan Department.
  • Develop new business by contacting prospects and customers; cross-sell other bank services.
  • Serve as chairperson of Loan committee.
  • Participate in development of Interest Rate Schedule.
  • Development of Board of Director meeting agenda and oversight of loan presentations of credit applications to Board of Directors. May include either direct presentation or oversight of presentations performed by other lenders.
  • Co-present topics for consideration with Board of Directors during Loan Committee discussions.
  • Adheres to BSA policies and procedures.
  • As necessary, aid lenders in collection and correction of problem loans.
  • As necessary, limited involvement in preparation of required lending reports.
  • Other duties as assigned and/or are necessary.

Specialized training or skills necessary for job performance

  • Thorough knowledge of banking and lending functions.
  • Thorough knowledge of bank policies and procedures regarding lending.
  • Enhanced computer, software and calculator skills.
  • Ability to communicate tactfully and effectively with others.
  • Ability to sell bank products and services to current and prospective customers.


Candidates that are interested in discussing potential employment should print and complete an application (or visit one of our six community offices for an application). If you are unable to complete the application online, please contact Human Resources at (717) 328-3121 or (877) 328-3121. If desired, a resume and cover letter can also be included.

Completed applications may be submitted one of following ways:

Fax:  717-328-3071 Attn: Human Resources
Deliver:  In person to any of our 6 Community Office locations

First Community Bank of Mercersburg
Human Resources Department
12 South Main Street
Mercersburg, PA 17236

Should your qualifications and experience match our needs you will be contacted to further discuss the opportunity. Unfortunately it is not always possible to contact every applicant, however be advised that your resume will be kept on file for a period of time.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet

First Community Bank of Mercersburg is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.  Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Policy Statement.