Mortgage Underwriter

Southington, CT

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Join our busy Loan Department as a Mortgage Underwriter
Competitive pay, based on experience
Mon-Fri, no weekends! 
Immediate temporary opening

  • Review and analyze loan files 
  • Ability to analyze complex tax returns for mortgage loan purposes
  • Efficiently manage pipeline of mortgage loans to ensure timely decisions.
  • Ensure rate locks and purchase dates are met for residential mortgage loans
  • Review declined loan files for exceptions and escalate underwriting exceptions when warranted.
  • Monitor compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Review and decision low to mid level subordination requests.
  • Work with branch representatives, account reps, and mortgage originators to ensure customer service

Requirements for the Mortgage Loan Underwriter:

  • High school diploma/GED required; Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
  • 5-6 years of experience in mortgage loan underwriting to include state agency and federal government programs.
  • Knowledge with underwriting consumer lending products (equity lines and equity loans) in conjunction with mortgage.
  • Understanding of loan origination process.
  • Microsoft Word and Excel knowledge.
  • FHA DE or VA LAPP certifications preferred . 
  • Working knowledge of industry standard  loan operations system.


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