Our People

Y-12 Federal Credit Union's ultimate goal is to provide the best member and employee experience possible.  That all begins with hiring the best people and giving them a great place to work.

What's it like working at Y-12 Federal Credit Union?  We have fun!

At Y-12 Federal Credit Union, our employees are our greatest asset. Our people are what make things work. We invest in our staff with professional development, great benefits and compensation along with career advancement opportunities.

Hear What Our Employees Have to Say

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I chose Y-12 because I wanted to be at a credit union that really cares about its members and employees. Being in the PTM center, I have never had a more positive and welcoming environment. My manager, assistant managers, and even co-workers have all been very willing to help with any questions I have and offer advice every day. I also love that we go through a very thorough training process to make sure that we are ready for our first day on the job. I love my job and plan to make my career here!

Cloe, PTM Center

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I chose Y-12 FCU because I want to develop new skills and job knowledge. The bonus is playing on the softball team! With the amazing benefits package and the new family I gained, I have no regrets!

Leilani, Member Service Center

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My wife and I knew we wanted to relocate from Nashville to Oak Ridge because of the community and the schools. I chose Y-12 FCU for a few reasons; the interview process was warm, inviting, and genuine and I could tell the culture at Y-12 FCU was very down-to-earth and real; Y-12 FCU looked to be positioned in a place where the role I accepted had wide open possibilities; the people I met on my team reaffirmed my expectations that my contributions would be appreciated and celebrated!

Louis, Creative Specialist

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It's a family environment. It's a great place to work, great benefits, great people, great management. They care. Those are all the reasons I love working at Y-12.

Brad, Home Lending Advisor

Our Benefits

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Employee Benefits

 Paid Holidays and Vacation time for full and part-time employees.

 Competitive health, dental and vision plans for full and part-time employees.

 Flexible Spending Account to assist with eligible medical, dental, and vision care expenses.

  Short and Long Term Disability to assist following a serious illness or injury.

 Employee Assistance Program provides a variety of free counseling services.

 Tuition Reimbursement Program for employees who are working toward a work-related degree or certification.

 Development Opportunities provided for new hire training, career and professional development, leadership programs and offer onsite & digital training.

Paid Time Off for Full-Time Employees

 0 to 4 years - 20 days per year

 5 to 9 years - 25 days per year

 10 to 14 years - 30 days per year

 15 to 24 years - 35 days per year

  25+ years - 40 days per year

Paid Time Off for Part-Time Employees

 0 to 4 years - 10 days per year

 5 to 9 years - 12.5 days per year

 10 to 14 years - 15 days per year

 ‚Äč15 to 24 years - 17.5 days per year

 25+ years - 20 days per year

Paid Holidays

We observe these holidays:

 New Year's Day

 Martin Luther King Jr. Day

 Presidents' Day

 Memorial Day


 Independence Day

 Labor Day

 Columbus Day

 Veteran's Day

 Thanksgiving Day

 Day after Thanksgiving Day

 Christmas Day (close at 1:00 p.m. on Christmas Eve)

Note: For holidays falling on Saturday, locations will be open the preceding Friday. For holidays falling on Sunday, all locations will be closed the following Monday.

Why You Will Love Working With Us

At Y-12 FCU, we strive to create a wow work environment for our employees.  We believe we offer great competitive benefits to meet our employees needs.

Our Core Values

At Y-12 Federal Credit Union, our core values set us apart and help us deliver WOW experiences.


We Give Back

The Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation

On July 17, 2017, Y-12 Federal Credit Union formed Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation, which was founded to extend the credit union's mission of "people helping people" into the philanthropic realm of charitable giving and support.

Y-12 Federal Credit Union CEO Mark Ziegler was instrumental in the formation of the Gives Foundation as he saw the positive difference a foundation can make in the local community at his former credit union. "We need to take care of the community we serve by serving the underserved.  We have been successful as an organization and the right thing to do is give back to the communities," said Ziegler.

Learn more about our Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation.

Apply Now!

Explore available positions in our Career Center and apply online to join our amazing team!

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VP, Risk Management

The VP of Risk Management is responsible for the credit union’s enterprise risk management program.  The position is also responsible for overseeing compliance, asset recovery/collections, quality control, BSA/OFAC reporting, vendor management, policies & procedures administration, business continuity, insurance coverage, and fraud risk mitigation.  The VP of Risk will create and maintain trust by working as a valued business partner with business lines, senior leadership, and other professionals to manage risk and compliance efforts at all levels of the organization.

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Member Service Consultant (Full Time)

The purpose of this position is to process member's requested financial transactions, resolve problems, and answer questions; to identify and suggest financial services that would improve our members' lives. Provides prompt, professional and courteous support and assistance to internal departments, retail branches and members.

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Programmer I (Full Time)

This candidate is responsible for the design, development and implementation of application development projects and system maintenance efforts. Work involves working on multiple high-level projects concurrently. Resources to do the job require reliance on technical knowledge of programming concepts, architecture and process enhancement.

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Member Service Center Agent I (Full Time)

The purpose of this position is to provide excellent member service to members and potential members with their telephone requests while trying to maintain first call resolution. Provide support to the membership including research, explanation of products and services, and assistance with resolution of member issues.

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Personal Teller (Full Time and Part Time)

The purpose of this position is to process member's requested financial transactions using video technology via Personal Teller Machines. Identify and provide information regarding credit union products and services that will benefit members. Provides prompt, professional and courteous service to internal departments, retail branches, and members.

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