With over 120 employees at branches located throughout Southeast Alaska, First Bank offers a variety of job opportunities. These jobs require varying levels of education and specific skills, to be demonstrated by the successful applicant. Compensation is dependent upon the applicant's job skills and experience. See current job offerings below. First Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Some of the benefits afforded First Bank employees are:

  • Health insurance, including medical, dental, and vision care for employees and their dependents
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick leave
  • 401(k) retirement and employee stock ownership plans
  • Educational opportunities, including on the job training and tuition reimbursement for pre-approved courses
  • Bank sponsored employee events, paid holidays, and other incentives

How to Apply

To apply directly to First Bank please complete an Employment Application


Apply by mail by sending your resume to:

First Bank

Human Resources Department

2030 Sea Level Drive, Suite 300

Ketchikan, AK 99901

For additional information please contact our Human Resource Department at 907-228-4257.

Current Job Openings.

Click the city to see a specific branch's needs.


Position: Loan Specialist

Branch: Loan Administration

Description: Requirements include strong communication skills, reliability, and the ability to work with deadlines and learn computer loan programs. Must have basic office skills, including word processing and spreadsheets.

Salary: D.O.E.

Contact: E-mail Lisa Sayer at or call (907)228-4230.

Position: Investor Reporting Default Specialist

Branch: Loan Operations

Description: Responsible for default reporting of delinquent loans to the appropriate agencies. Minimum qualifications include high school diploma or equivalent plus one to three years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping, or banking industry. Must have strong organizational skills, ability to effectively multi-task and prioritize workflow, and work well independently or as part of a team. Applicant must complete OPAC office skills testing at Job Service and furnish test results when applying.

Salary: D.O.E.

Contact: E-mail Heather Borch at or call (907)228-4244.

Position: EBC Specialist

Branch: Electronic Banking

Description: We are looking for a motivated individual with great attention to detail, communication skills, and the ability to work well as part of a team. Office skills, including experience with Windows and MS Office, are required.

Salary: D.O.E.

Contact: To apply, call Brian Slick at (907)228-4249 or e-mail

Position: Customer Service Representative

Branch: Totem Branch

Description: We are seeking a full-time Customer Service Representative. Requirements include cash handling experience, strong customer service skills, reliability, and the ability to work well with people.

Salary: D.O.E.

Contact: To apply, call Phaedra Painter at (907)228-4233 or e-mail


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-Craig Branch

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-Wrangell Branch

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-Petersburg Branch

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-Sitka Branch

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