Employment Opportunities

Current Openings

Deposit Operations Clerk   


The candidate will work on check processing, adjustments, return items, exceptions processing, statement rendering, bookkeeping and reconciling.  This candidate will also need to have strong problem solving skills, the ability to identify patterns and recognize incidents outside the pattern and verify branch processes to ensure compliance with bank procedures.


  • Review of daily file maintenance
    • Stop pays
    • Holds
    • Address changes
    • Debit/ATM card maintenance
    • Account/Port maintenance
    • Bond Interest reporting
  • New account review
    • Signature Cards
    • Verify information in system is input correctly and within the guidelines of the regulations
    • Verify new account documentation
  • Maintain outstanding signature card log and signature card files
  • Maintain outstanding file maintenance log
  • Maintain Dormant, Inactive and Closed account signature cards and files
  • IOLTA remittance
  • Garnishment and Tax Levy research and remittance
  • Check Adjustments
  • Exceptions processing
  • Customer Service/Research
  • ATM reconciliation/adjustments
  • Return Items
  • Online Banking support
  • Telephone Banking support
  • Tax reporting research
  • Returned mail processing
  • Proof processing


  •  The ability to identify patterns and recognize incidents outside the pattern
  • Customer Support Skills
  • Strong problem solving capabilities
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Familiarity with Banking Laws/Regulations
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Knowledge of ACH/NACHA rules and regulations
  •  FISERV/ITI experience a plus
  • Bank Operations (back office) experience a plus

May assume other responsibilities and/or requirements as business objectives impose.

We offer employment opportunities with an exceptional compensation and benefits package and an environment that promotes professional development.  For confidential consideration, please forward your resume to:

First Independence Bank
Attn: HR Department
44 Michigan Ave.
Detroit, MI 48226

or Fax (313) 963-1650
or email HR@firstindependence.com

In exchange for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary with bonus opportunities, a complete benefits package including 401K. We are an equal opportunity employer.