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First South Bank is guided by a set of values which steer our bank.  They were handcrafted by us to represent our unique personality and clearly define our passion and purpose.  We think delivering a you-first experience is what sets our bank apart.  And we expect our employees to embody and deliver these values.

When customers think of our bank, they think of our people.  It’s your face that’s immediately familiar.  It’s your personality that makes a difference.  They’re putting their trust in you.

If you’re ready to learn, earn and contribute to a community-oriented organization that believes in the value of their people, consider a career with First South Bank.


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Our culture is team-oriented and built on integrity, hard work and respect for each other. We value open communication, innovation and leadership. We offer competitive benefits, and a wide variety of opportunities that will allow you to grow professionally.

Come see what it’s like to work for a company that puts you first!

First South Bank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V

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Disclosure: The bank will accept applications only after a vacancy has been posted by the bank. If a vacancy has not been posted, no applications will be received. Applicants must specify the position they are seeking, rather than filing a general application.

How to Apply

Check out our current openings and fill out an application online today! 

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  • Please note that we accept applications only for positions that have been posted by the bank.

  • If you are unable to access the application online, please contact your local branch to obtain a printed copy or download a hard copy.

  • Applicants must specify the position they are seeking, rather than submitting a general application. (If a vacancy has not been posted, no applications will be received.)

  • Please use our First South Bank application form rather than submitting your resume – only our application will be accepted. Resumes submitted by any method will not be considered.

If you have completed a hard copy of the application, you may mail it to Human Resources at the following address:

First South Bank
Human Resources
P.O. Box 2047
Washington, NC 27889


Employee Benefits

Let’s face it, employee benefits are an important part of a job opportunity. At First South, we understand that, which is why we work hard to provide competitive benefits and extra advantages, such as employee discounts.


We offer Medical, Dental and Vision plans to our employees and their families.

Bank-sponsored Long Term Disability (LTD) is available for qualified employees.


Financial Security

We think your present and future financial security is important because financial security is our business, after all.

  • 401(k) Plans offer employees an employer match on their investments. Specifically, on a monthly basis the bank will contribute $1.00 for every $1.00 on the employee’s first 6% contribution. Employees are eligible after 6 months of employment.

  • Group Term Life Insurance is provided to qualified employees.

Supplemental Insurance, such as Cancer Insurance, Heart/Stroke, Intensive Care Plan, Personal Accident and Short Term Disability, is offered through Allstate, as well as supplemental Life Insurance through Cincinnati Life.


Additional Benefits

Paid Vacations are available, based on length of services.

Paid Bank Holidays are based on the Federal Reserve Calendar schedule.

Paid Volunteer time off is available.

Employee Checking Account features include a free interest-bearing employee/spouse checking account, no charge for printing a standard 200 order of checks, a no-fee Visa® Debit Rewards Card, and more!