The Manlius branch & Westvale Plaza lobbies are open, but the doors remain locked to maintain social distancing. The receptionist will assist you when you arrive. No appointments are necessary for the teller lines on Mondays through Fridays. Appointments are encouraged for Customer Service representatives and mortgage originators. Saturdays the Manlius Branch is closed and the Westvale branch is open by appointment only, and its Drive-thru is open. Please call 315-468-6281 for the most current updates.

Update from the Geddes Federal CEO.

Call: 315-468-6281 Automated Banking Phone 1-888-881-8627

Mortgage Loan Originator

Job Title: Residential Mortgage Originator

Reports To: VP of Mortgage

Job Summary: Residential loan origination is the process of preparing the loan documents to match the requirements of both the applicants’ needs with the Association’s loan programs. This position works out of the Main Branch and may be required to work remotely upon request.

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Interview potential loan customers to determine which loan program they would qualify for
  • Complete loan applications for residential loans. Obtain all supportive documents.
  • Analyze information regarding the applicants income, assets, investments, debts, and credit reports
  • Process originated loan files
  • Prepare accurate and timely three day disclosures (Truth in Lending, Good Faith Estimate, 1003 Application)
  • Monitors and is responsible for communication from application to closing to all parties that need to remain informed.
  • Must comply with requirements of the Bank Secrecy Act
  • Maintains confidentiality to protect the customer and the financial institution.
  • Must have excellent people skills for working and interacting with customers, fellow employees and real estate professionals
  • Attends seminars and meetings when requested
  • Maintains a professional image and adheres to standards consistent with company policy and procedures
  • Promote to customer’s Geddes Federal Loan products and cross sell products from other departments
  • Develop and maintain client referral relationships
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor


  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an active Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry (NMLS) number
  • Must have or develop working knowledge of federal and state regulatory requirements
  • Must have full knowledge of the Association loan programs and the ability to present options to customers
  • Must possess motivation and maturity to perform duties with minimal supervision
  • Must possess a high degree of integrity and personal character
  • Must be able to multi task in a fast paced environment with accuracy
  • Must be able to take loan applications in person, by telephone, by mail or electronically
  • Ability to successfully complete training with LOS as needed


Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • 2 years using Microsoft Office
  • Experience with LOS systems a plus, but not required
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in financial institutions or related fields

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk
  • Lifting up to 15 lbs at a time


Geddes Federal Savings and Loan Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all applicants for all positions without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, gender dysphoria, marital or family status, pregnancy, military/veteran status, genetic information including predisposing genetic characteristics or carrier status, arrest or conviction record, domestic violence victim status, or any other protected class or status, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local regulations.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $0.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance 


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Work Location:

  • One location

Paid Training:

  • Yes

Company's website:


Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Applicants can apply here today. 

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