careers at peoples state bank
Looking for an employer that’s moving in the same direction as you are? An employer who shares your passion and enthusiasm for the places we call home and the people we serve? Do you want a job where it’s fun to go to work every day, where you’re making a difference in your community, and where you’re part of something bigger than yourself?
Then consider Peoples State Bank and the many ways you can grow your career with us.
Many people choose to work at Peoples because they want to make a difference in their career, in their community, in their lives and for the people we serve. They want a challenging career in a place where their job is about more than dollars and cents, with an organization whose number one priority is the customer and providing "service excellence".
At Peoples, we believe in working together with coworkers and customers to build a solid foundation of trust and integrity. We’re all on the same team, working to make our community a better place to live and prosper and help our customers reach their financial goals. If that appeals to you, we’d like to hear from you.
Peoples values diversity in its workforce – we are committed to ensuring equitable access to employment opportunities to all members of our community. Our goal is to attract, retain and leverage the talent of a diverse workforce that truly represents the communities in which we work and live. Our vision is one of an inclusive workplace, where the contributions of all employees are valued, recognized and rewarded.
Peoples is one of the largest locally owned community banks in central Wisconsin. Formed in 1962 today we have over $784 million in assets, more than 160 employees and 9 locations throughout central and northern Wisconsin.
Major Benefits of working for Peoples State Bank
Health & Dental Insurance - To meet the healthcare coverage needs of employees, Peoples provides both a health and dental plan through self-funding allowing a competitive benefit package at an affordable cost. Health and dental coverage is available to employees regularly working 30 or more hours per week.
Life Insurance - Peoples covers the full cost of providing a term life insurance plan, a benefit of two times an employee’s annual base compensation, to employees who work a minimum of 30 hours per week,
Long-Term Disability Insurance - Peoples also provides an income protection of approximately 60% of employee base compensation if they are unable to work beyond several months due to long term disability as a result of accidental injury or illness.
Short-Term Disability - After meeting a one year service requirement, full-time employees are covered between 50-80% of their salary for up to 12 weeks of doctor certified short term disability.
401(K) & Profit Sharing Plan - To help employees reach their retirement goals, Peoples provides a retirement saving plan that allows employees to build a nest egg through salary deferral, employer matching, and discretionary profit sharing contributions. The first of the month following 90 days of employment and after meeting certain age requirements, employees are eligible to participate in the 401(k). The bank matches 100% of the first 1% and 50% of the next 5% of the employee’s deferral. Employees are 100% vested in the bank match after 2 years of service. To earn a year of service, employees must work at least 1000 hours in a calendar year.
Paid-time-off (PTO) - New employees begin to earn PTO after their first full month of employment. These days can be taken in increments of 1 hour (2 hour minimum) and for any reason (vacation, personal, sick time, etc.).
Holiday Pay - This benefit is available immediately to full and part-time employees and covers 6 ½ holidays per year.
Focus Rewards Program - The bank’s Focus Rewards Program is a bank wide incentive plan rewarding employees for maintaining a focus on the bank’s strategy and achieving the goals that will help us reach our vision. Employees are eligible to participate upon their hire date and earn approximately 3.6% to 5.8% of their base wage, depending upon their employment status, if the Bank meets its budgeted net income and department goals are met.
Employee Assistance Program - Peoples provides a confidential counseling and referral program free to all employees and their immediate family members when professional assistance is needed for maintaining mental health.
Higher Education Tuition Assistance Program & Professional Development - Employees are provided many learning and development opportunities to enhance overall effectiveness and career advancement within our industry. In addition, employees are asked to attend or may request to attend higher education coursework, specific external programs or banking schools.
Some of the other benefits at Peoples includes: medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, vision insurance, discounted Peoples Wear, and wellness activities.