Career Opportunities

As a community bank, Leighton State Bank is always looking for people who will build relationships with our customers to help them grow financially strong. We work hard to retain current employees and to attract new employees.

Why work at LSB?   

  1. The opportunity to work with great people in an engaging environment.
  2. Professional challenges and opportunities for growth. 
  3. Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits
    • PTO (paid time off) - available upon start date
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Paid Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
    • Flex Spending Plan
    • 401(k) Retirement Plan
    • Paid Holidays  

Current Employment Openings:

Ag and Commercial Loan Officer

Leighton State Bank is seeking a dynamic individual for a full time position as an Ag and Commercial Loan Officer with a desire to live and work in the local trade area and be active in community events and activities. The bank offers a competitive wage and strong benefit package.

Candidates should have prior lending experience or relevant experience in the field of agriculture or business. Position accountabilities include:

  • Cultivate quality credit relationships with existing and prospective loan customers;  
  • Demonstrate effective financial and management evaluation and be motivated to assist customers in improving their business performance
  • Provide outstanding customer service that models the bank’s core values
  • Values building and maintaining relationships and assisting customers and prospective customers to achieve their financial goals

The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, possess strong judgment and decision making ability along with effective communication and leadership skills. Leighton State Bank is a progressive organization providing opportunities for advancement and upward mobility for high performing candidates. Visit our website for additional information about Leighton State Bank and its 100+ year history of being locally owned, customer focused and community minded.

Resumes may be submitted to:

Leighton State Bank
Attn: HR Dept.
PO Box 6
Pella, IA 50219
Or email to


How to apply:

To apply for an open position, please fill out an application form or feel free to stop by one of our bank locations and ask for an application.  Resumés, cover letters and general inquiries can be emailed to or mailed to Leighton State Bank  |   Attn: Human Resources  |  900 Washington Street  |  Pella, Iowa 50219.

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