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:


Leighton State Bank is seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated individual to join our team as an Ag and Commercial Lending Officer based primarily in our Pella location and servicing the surrounding area.  This position will have opportunity to manage a $20M+ loan portfolio. This candidate will provide outstanding customer service to effectively help customers achieve their financial goals.  As a lending officer you will cultivate quality credit relations with existing and prospective loan customers; gather and analyze information required to make a quality loan decision; demonstrate effective credit management in accordance with bank policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements, and monitor and maintain a loan portfolio. Five to ten years of experience is preferred.  Great opportunity for a dynamic individual!  Leighton State Bank offers a competitive wage and strong benefit package.

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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