Mortgage Loan Officer Assistant

Dragas Mortgage, a well-established local mortgage company has an immediate opening for a Mortgage Loan Officer Assistant. This is a full-time position that offers a Competitive Compensation and Benefits package.

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in providing service to applicants and prospective customers seeking a home loan, including interviewing pre-qualification, and pre-approval
  • Assist in completing application and gathering supporting documentation
  • Assist in reviewing and completing regulatory disclosures with customer
  • Quotes and locks in mortgage loans with our investor contacts
  • Assist in generating new sources of referral business
  • Sets up loans in our Loan Origination Software (LOS)
  • Utilizes automated underwriting systems (AUS) to obtain credit recommendations
  • Communicates with customers regarding the status of the loan and relays information to all interested parties.
  • Communicates with customers, co-workers, and management in a professional and courteous manner
  • Manages his/her pipeline of loans to verify accuracy of the current loan status
  • Understands and abides by Dragas Mortgage Policies and Procedures
  • Engage in local area events and community activities/organizations to develop new business and grow awareness of employer in the mortgage loan market
  • Stays abreast of current changes in the mortgage loan industry
  • Abides by all applicable federal laws, rules, and regulations relating to Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA)

Minimum Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate outstanding customer service skills, prioritization and diplomacy skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience in assisting a Loan Officer(s) with VA, FHA Conventional and VHDA loans
  • Must have a valid NMLS Registry # or properly obtain upon hire date
  • Must be able to obtain National and Virginia State License within 90 days of hire date
  • Awareness of FNMA/FHLMC, FHA, VA and VHDA underwriting guidelines
  • Must be self-motivated, dependable and have a “Can Do Attitude”

Dragas Mortgage Company is an Equal Opportunities, Protected Veterans, and Individuals

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