Why Work at First National?

Why Work at First National?

Voted "Best Place to Work in Alaska" Four Years Running

Alaska Business magazine readers voted First National the “Best Place to Work” in the Best of Alaska Business Awards for the fourth consecutive year.

“First National’s mission statement, written nearly 80 years ago, has always included having a pleasant working environment for our employees,” said First National Board Chair and CEO Betsy Lawer. “It’s an integral part of the bank’s culture and we’re honored by the recognition of this from our fellow Alaskans. It’s just one more reason we believe in Alaska – because Alaska believes in us.”


More reasons to work for First National

In 2018, American Banker recognized First National as a “Best Bank to Work For” and MSN.com named First National the most admired company in the state. In October 2018, First National received the Rita Sholton Large Business of the Year Award from the Alaska Chamber.

We are looking for people who are:

  • Focused on customer service
  • Honest and dependable
  • Detail oriented
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Courteous
  • Community leaders
  • Committed to workplace diversity

Career Opportunities with Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical and dental benefit choices
  • Health Savings Account with sizeable employer contribution deposited annually
  • Wide variety of voluntary, employee-paid benefits
  • 401(k) retirement and profit sharing plan with a very generous employer match
  • Cash Profit Share opportunity
  • Employee Assistance and Wellness programs
  • Extremely generous paid time off program
  • Opportunity for flexible work hours and schedule, where appropriate
  • Training and development opportunities


First National Bank Alaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or association with any other group or class protected by law. We will make all reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.


Employees and applicants for employment who have a disability may contact First National Bank Alaska at (907) 777-3436 or Staffing_Inbox@fnbalaska.com to request assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation.


We appreciate your interest in employment with us.