2014 Holiday Closing Schedule
Federal Savings Bank offices will be closed the following dates during the 2014 calendar year.
Wednesday, January 1 - New Years Day
Federal Savings Bank is pleased to introduce Simple Switch.
We understand that switching an account can seem complicated, so we’ve created “Simple Switch” to make the process of switching your account(s) from another institution to Federal Savings Bank easier. We invite you to click here to download the forms listed below. Then complete them and bring them with you when you meet with a customer service representative at any one of our five convenient branch locations. No appointment necessary.
Please note that all asterisked (*) forms are required.
Easy Steps to Close an Account
Sure, direct deposits and scheduled automatic payments make switching banks complicated. But you can take steps to make the transition smooth and painless.
Federal Savings Bank was established in 1890 and still offers personal service, competitive rates, and a wide array of investment options for individuals and businesses. We credit our success, in part, to our commitment to our customers, employees, and the communities we serve. Our colleagues work in an environment where teamwork, creativity and initiative is encouraged and rewarded. We offer competitive salaries, ongoing training opportunities as well as a comprehensive benefits package. If you are interested in joining our team, please complete this application and submit with your cover letter and resume to:
Federal Savings Bank
Or apply at any of our branches in Dover, Barrington, Durham, Portsmouth or Rochester. No phone calls please. Federal Savings Bank is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Retail Loan Officer
A Retail Loan Officer position is open in our Rochester office. This position will be responsible for business development; originating new residential mortgage loans and meeting or exceeding established objectives for dollar volumes in origination and types of loans. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of two years of conventional mortgage origination experience or similar banking experience. A thorough understanding of FNMA and FHLMC lending guidelines is preferred. Competitive benefits package will be offered.
A Branch Manager position is open in our Rochester office. This position is responsible for the daily management of the branch, for the development of new business and for new loan origination. Other responsibilities include; ensuring that all levels of customer service is maintained; conducting annual staff performance appraisals; conducting staff meetings for information and training purposes; analyzing branch activity and preparing management reports as required. This person will conduct business development calls to sell products and services according to sales program guidelines to meet or exceed established goals for the branch. This person will open and close the branch in accordance with established procedures and oversee sound financial operation of the branch. Additionally, monitor trends relating to competition in the market area and make recommendations as appropriate to the Branch Administrator.
This position requires working Saturday hours; the ability to communicate effectively; and lift cash boxes and currency/coin bags of approximately 30 pounds. This person is responsible for complying with all federal regulations and bank policies. A bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience is desired and three to five years' experience in banking, including staff management and business development. Experience in loan origination is preferred. Proficiency in Word and Excel is helpful. Must be in current position for a minimum of six months.
Teller/Customer Service Representative
Two part time Teller/CSR positions are open in our Portsmouth and Rochester offices. Under general supervision and in accordance with established policies and procedures, the incumbent is responsible for opening and servicing customer accounts, accepting loan payments and cashing checks. Develops and maintains knowledge of company product and service offerings to promote FSB products and services and refer new and existing customers to appropriate individual(s) for further detailed information. Additional responsibilities entail processing a variety of customer transactions including but not limited to: deposits, account withdrawals, issuing Bank Checks, Money Orders, Travelers Checks, and cash advances. Ensures professional, courteous, and efficient service is given to our customers at all times.
Locations & Hours
633 Central Avenue*
1650 Woodbury Avenue*
7A Mill Road*
Physical: 6 Eastern Avenue
17 Wakefield Street*
Former major league baseball pitcher and current Psychology Coach for the Boston Red Sox, Bob Tewksbury, made an appearance at the Federal Savings Bank Apple Harvest Day booth. Federal Savings Bank is the proud underwriter of Apple Harvest Day, which is a fall festival produced by the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce.
Federal Savings Bank employees volunteer every year to participate in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Walk. Over the last few years, FSB employees have raised over $15,000 for the American Cancer Society.
For over 10 years, Federal Savings Bank has participated in the United Way's Day of Caring. A group of FSB employees volunteer to help work at a deserving non-profit organization for a day. Here, a group of FSB employees help do yard work at a youth camp in Strafford.
Each year, Federal Savings Bank employees volunteer to produce an internal campaign to raise funds for the United Way. The staff picks a theme, prepares a breakfast and holds several fundraising activities throughout the year.
Federal Savings Bank partners with Seacoast Media Group and The United Way to produce the annual Spirit of the Seacoast awards. Federal Savings Bank employees serve on the committee that selects deserving volunteers in the community to receive special recognition. FSB grants each recipient a $500 grant to donate to a non-profit organization. To date, FSB has donated over $12,000 to the Spirit of the Seacoast program. In this photo, FSB Vice President, Kelly Glennon, presents a volunteer award to John Miskus, a volunteer for the Dover Adult Learning Center
FSB Vice President, Kelly Glennon, receives the 2006 Volunteer of the Year Award from the Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce.
FSB recently pledged a $50,000 donation to the capital campaign for Cross Roads House, a homeless shelter in Portsmouth. In this photo, FSB employees Kelly Glennon, Deb Scott and John Crisp attend the Cross Road House annual fundraising benefit.