About Us

Great banks are backed by great employees

If you are committed to supporting our neighbors and the community, as well as providing exceptional customer service, we want to talk to you!

First Security Bank & Trust is not a megabank. We are an independent financial service organization characterized by innovation, outstanding performance, and a full complement of financial solutions for individuals and businesses.

We are a profitable, community-oriented bank that is responsive to the financial needs of the North Central Iowa region. To this end, we seek innovative, results-oriented professionals who are focused on the long-term financial success of each customer. 

First Security Bank and Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


We recognize that our employees are integral to our success, so we offer competitive compensation and benefits, and as a banking institution committed to our community, our employees enjoy a family-friendly work environment.

Additional benefits include the following:

  • Health and dental insurance
  • Short-term disability and long-term disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
  • 401(k) plan with a match
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness benefit

Current employment opportunities


POSITION SUMMARY:   Managing operations of the accounting/finance department to ensure accurate and timely preparation of both internal and external financial statements for the Holding Company and the Bank. In managing the operations of the accounting/financial department, the Controller serves as one of the Bank’s accounting experts. The Controller provides direction and consultation to all departments on a variety of accounting issues and matters to ensure financial statements are prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

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Loan Operations Assistant, Charles City

POSITION SUMMARY: Provide support to all areas of our loan department assisting in processing, servicing, reporting, quality control, maintenance, and various other assistant duties.   Also provide quality service to internal and external customers assisting loan departments in solving customer questions and/or problems. 

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How to apply

Join our team today and enjoy exciting opportunities for growth and career development at First Security.

You may apply for this position by doing one of the following:

  1. Fill out the webform below.
  2. Submit a cover letter and resume by mail to:
    First Security Bank & Trust
    Attn: Human Resources
    P.O. Box 577
    Charles City, IA 50616
  3. Stop by any of our locations and complete an application.

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