American Banker - Best Banks To Work For 2017.

Our organization is made up of countless individuals who give their talent each day to improve the financial lives of our customers and the communities in which we serve. First United Bank continues to thrive as a result of the hard work, unparalleled acts of service and undying do-something Spirit of our remarkable employees. If you're looking for a place to grow as a person, find success in your career and make a difference in your community, join our First United Bank team.

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Employee Benefits

We offer competitive wages, opportunities for advancement and the understanding that family must come first. First United Bank is a place to learn and grow in the field of banking and finance.

We Offer Potential Through Our Competitive Salaries, & These Additional Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • 401K With Employer Contribution
  • Employee Profit Sharing
  • Employee Discounts
  • Section 125 Plan
  • Aflac Insurance
  • Vacation & Sick Leave

5 Star University Training and Education

To assist in personal and professional development, our 5 Star University training and education series provides ongoing courses to develop and improve our employee’s skills and industry knowledge. We ask our employees to work hard and give their very best in return. New “Stars” will feel right at home after learning our Bank history and philosophy during New Star Orientation. The Spirit of West Texas is at the root of each course that is offered.


Additional Benefits:

Our employees help create the products and services we offer our customers daily, so we want them to proudly use them. Each Bank employee will receive one free Spirit Rewards Checking Account. A Spirit Checking account comes with all the free benefits of BaZing as well as online and mobile banking with bill pay, a free Visa® ATM Debit Card and free checks.


It is our mission to create the Ultimate Customer Experience for those that trust us with their banking needs. So we strive to find the greatest people - those with ambition and enthusiasm, and a love of all things West Texas.


We’re Founded on Principles.

We are a workplace that is built on the cornerstones of INTEGRITY, COMMUNITY, GENEROSITY and LOYALTY. These values are the sum of the way we do business and are alive in our daily operations. Our First United Bank employees are challenged to shape the character of our environment by applying these values to his or her area of work.

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We Believe in Empowering Our Employees.

Being a part of the First United Bank family means you are treated with the same dignity and respect as our customers. We empower our employees, at all levels, to treat each other and our customers the right way in every situation. By encouraging our people to be a part of something important, we’re building our own sense of community.


We Proudly Serve Our Communities.

The spirit of giving started with our founder, Ray M. Bain, and is a part of the First United Bank culture. We do more and give more than simply making a profit requires because we’re only as strong as the people and communities we serve. Our employees are encouraged to give to organizations and passion projects outside of the Bank, and they are rewarded for doing so. We graciously donate our time, talents and money to a number of non-profit organizations across West Texas.

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It is such an honor to work for an organization that places such a high priority on great values: Generosity, Loyalty, Integrity and Community. These values make us unique and really demonstrate what’s special about living in West Texas. I’m so proud to be a part of the First United Bank family. I can truly say I work with the very best people and customers in West Texas!
Rodney Ruthart, Amarillo
Executive Vice President & Advisory Director
FUB Star for 13 Years
I began working for FUB right out of college and have slowly worked my way up to Vice President. I truly believe that both hard work and a positive attitude do not go unnoticed. Also, because our bank is growing, new positions are constantly being created, which means there are countless opportunities for advancement within the organization.
Jodi Smith, Lubbock
Vice President - Credit Administration
FUB Star for 15 Years
It is hard to find the words that truly express the way I feel about working for First United Bank because I immediately think of Ray M. Bain, all of his teachings and principles, and my heart gets heavy. Working for First United Bank has been both a fabulous and rewarding experience for me. Our benefits package is a true testament of the Board and Executive Management wanting to provide for and take care of the employees. I am so blessed to be a part of a great organization and to have had the opportunity to build many lasting relationships that are so special to me.
Stacey Morris-Potter, Lubbock
Chief Operations Officer
FUB Star for 20 Years
First United Bank has terrific benefits that I think a person would be hard pressed to find anywhere else. I love my job and feel very blessed to have been able to work here for so many years and in doing so, serve my family and friends right here in Dimmitt.
Nancy Fuller, Dimmitt
Assistant Vice President & Secretary to the Board
FUB Star for 39 Years
Working for First United Bank is like working for family. Regardless of what is happening in the office, if I ever need anything, the Bank family is ready to provide support.
Keith Owens, Lubbock
Chief Technology Officer
FUB Star for 20 Years

First United Bank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Veteran and Disabled Employer.