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, and we are committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion.


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: New Accounts Representative

Branch: Main Branch

Description: We are seeking a responsible individual who enjoys working with the public. Requirements include cash handling experience, strong customer service skills, reliability, and the ability to work well with people.

Salary: D.O.E.

Contact: Call Kirsten Barry at 907-228-4298 or e-mail

Position: Loan Specialist

Branch: Loan Administration

Description: Requirements include excellent communications skills, have the ability to learn loan programs, products, and regulations, and have a willingness and flexibility to work in a multi-task environment. Must also have strong organizational skills, excellent attention to detail, and perform work with a high degree of accuracy. Basic office skills, and proficient computer skills are also required.

Salary: D.O.E.

To apply: E-mail Lisa Sayer at or call 907-228-4230.

Position: Operations Specialist

Branch: Operations

Description: We are looking for a motivated individual with great attention to detail and excellent communications skills to join our Operations team. The successful applicant will have a strong desire to learn, and is one who works well as part of a team to assist in providing exceptional service to our customers

Salary: D.O.E.

To apply: Contact Cindy Balzer at 907-228-4206 or email


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-Craig Branch

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-Wrangell Branch

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-Petersburg Branch

Position: Customer Service Representative

Branch: Petersburg Branch

Description: We're looking for a Customer Service Representative who is interested in becoming skilled in many aspects of the banking industry. Successful candidates will be responsible for working with existing personal and business customers. They will initially work as a teller, then add additional training as a New Account Representative and Loan Originator.

Necessary skills include working with customers to familiarize them with a variety of products and services such as checking, savings, investments, online banking, online bill-pay, mobile banking, loans and more. This position requires a problem-solving self-starter with exceptional customer service skills and a willingness to take on new and challenging responsibilities.

First Bank is based in Southeast Alaska, and our Petersburg team has long-standing ties in the community. We offer competitive salaries, health insurance, paid holidays, vacation benefits, 401(k) retirement plans, and continuing education assistance.

Salary: D.O.E.

To apply: Applications may be picked up at the branch or found on this website.

-Sitka Branch

There are currently no jobs posted

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