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First State Bank Reviews

Updated December 30, 2016
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  1. "Good job"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Teller in Donalsonville, GA
    Current Employee - Teller in Donalsonville, GA

    I have been working at First State Bank (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits! 401k and pension!

    Cons

    Normal cons as in any job.


  2. "Teller"

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    Current Employee - Bank Teller in Waynesboro, MS
    Current Employee - Bank Teller in Waynesboro, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at First State Bank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Will work with you on anything. They are wonderful to work for.

    Cons

    Don't have anything negative to say

  3. "Teller"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Current Employee - Teller in Wilmot, SD
    Current Employee - Teller in Wilmot, SD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at First State Bank full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good hours, management, work environment, flexible

    Cons

    Low pay, short staff,


  4. "Good Workplace"

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    Former Employee - Bank Teller and Customer in Davidson, OK
    Former Employee - Bank Teller and Customer in Davidson, OK

    I worked at First State Bank (More than a year)

    Pros

    My coworkers were absolutely fantastic, and I gained valuable experience in customer service and office work.

    Cons

    The bank is in a tiny town.


  5. "First State Bank"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager/Credit Analyst in Bradley Beach, NJ
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager/Credit Analyst in Bradley Beach, NJ

    I have been working at First State Bank (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best Bank I ever worked for

    Cons

    No Cons and No Complaints at all


  6. "This company gave me a great experience as an employee with their company."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Representative in Waynesboro, MS
    Former Employee - Account Representative in Waynesboro, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Small, community feel.
    Comfortable work area
    Reasonable administers

    Cons

    It was actually enjoy to work with the company. I found no faults.


  7. "Low Pay but fun atmosphere although a tad stuffy when Directors are in"

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    Current Employee - Executive Secretary in Odessa, TX
    Current Employee - Executive Secretary in Odessa, TX
    Recommends

    Pros

    Very nice upper level management and minimal micro managing

    Cons

    Extremely low pay, not much chance for advancement

    Advice to Management

    None

  8. "Interesting"

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    Former Employee - Loan Officer in Russellville, AR
    Former Employee - Loan Officer in Russellville, AR

    Pros

    Pay is decent and benefits aren't too bad

    Cons

    Management is not fair and too many cliques.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees and it will help the moral of the employees and the bank as a whole.


  9. "CSR"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    This Corp has great benefits & good compensation.

    Cons

    You always feel like if you make a mistake you are up for termination. Not a good work environment.

    Advice to Management

    Take value in your employees as they make you what you are.


  10. "Loan Officer Assistant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at First State Bank full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment and team members. Upper Management was easily accessible unlike in larger banks. The company really worked hard to show appreciation to the staff.

    Cons

    Lower pay rate than other companies at the time.


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