First National

TP Residential Underwriting - Underwriter (BB-A09F2)

Found in: Neuvoo CA


The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Manager, Third Party Residential Underwriting, the Residential Mortgage Underwriter is responsible for rendering credit decisions on incoming applications within their authorized limits and with adherence to company and insurer policies and guidelines while focusing on service excellence. The Underwriter has responsibility for applying due diligence when reviewing required documentation to ensure accuracy and to protect the Company from risk.

  • Establishes and maintains positive relationships with mortgage brokers to build loyalty to the Company
  • Maintains positive relationships with external partners such as mortgage insurers, appraisers, title insurance companies, and solicitors
  • Adjudicates mortgage applications within established authority limits while ensuring adherence to policies and guidelines
  • Interacts with Mortgage Insurers where applicable to complete credit lending decisions
  • Ensures due diligence has been completed prior to signing off on any mortgage conditions or documents, where applicable
  • Prepares and issues mortgage commitments with appropriate conditions within established service level agreements/turnaround times
  • Prioritizes applications and workflow to ensure consistent and sound risk assessments are maintained while managing high volumes and a continued focus on service excellence
  • Stays current with latest industry knowledge, competition, and market trends
  • The Requirements Needed:

  • Completed post-secondary education or equivalent work experience required
  • Minimum 2 years previous mortgage underwriting experience required
  • Completion of Mortgage Agent Course and/or BCFSA License an asset
  • Working knowledge of PC software in a Windows environment required
  • In accordance with the BCFSA, if a successful candidate is not already licensed, upon starting with First National, they will be registered for the applicable educational courses and upon successful completion of the exam, First National will register them with FSRA to complete the licensing process.

    Why join First National?

  • Bright open concept office environment
  • Large kitchens with a coffee and latte maker to enjoy at no cost
  • Supportive teamwork focused environment
  • Collaborative entrepreneurial spirit
  • Opportunities to give back to the communities and work through events focused on a variety of charities
  • Ongoing social events throughout the year
  • Extensive training programs to set our employees up for success
  • calendar_today3 days ago


    location_on Lethbridge, Canada

    work First National

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