Residential Mortgage Underwriter II

Location: Rome, NY 13441

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description Summary:

Do you have a background in working with mortgages? If so, AmeriCU has an exciting opportunity for the position of a Mortgage Underwriter! 

Some Roles and Responsiblities Include:

  • Underwrites Home Equity, Conventional and Construction mortgage loan applications and evaluates loans to meet credit unions and secondary market guidelines in order to maximize organizational profit and minimize risk or loss.
  • Keep current on the changes in the Secondary Market Guidelines
  • Montors Mortgage Processors and Mortgage Uderwriter I
  • Provide superior level of service
  • Supports the credit union in implementing its strategic goals and objectives 


  • Financial Institution experience
  • At least 2-3 years of mortgage underwriting experience
  • Strong knowledge of the secondary market guidelines and regulations for Conventional mortgages
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent member service skills
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and multi-tasking
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates strong teamwork
  • Resolves issues through own initiatives
  • Ability to work efficiently, independently and manage multiple files per Service Level Agreements while meeting closing deadlines
  • PC skills required -MS Word, Excel, Internet and mortgage banking applications