Assistant Loan Processor (Former Employee) – El Monte, CA – February 7, 2017
Cathay Bank employs many people from temp agencies with opportunity to become permanent. The employees welcoming and knowledgable of their work which helps with continuos learning opportunities. Management gives their employees a lot of space as long as work gets done.
Good environment for someone that is beginning their career
Auditor I (Former Employee) – Los Angeles, CA – October 3, 2016
Good work environment for a developing individual, but few opportunities for career advancement. Overall, learned how various environments operated and have been able to interact with great people that are making strides on advancing the world. Learned how to communicate with different levels of personnel.
Anti-Money Laundering Analyst (Current Employee) – Monterey Park, CA – May 7, 2015
I don't have anything to compare my current job to however from what I hear from my other co-workers who have found similar jobs at other banks Cathay Bank truly underpays their workers for a larger work load.
Loan Review Officer (Current Employee) – El Monte, CA – October 19, 2014
I have earned a great deal about businesses and commercial loans. I have a very understanding manager that continues to coach me on a daily basis. There are many types of loans that I continue to learn from.
Imaging Department Lead (Current Employee) – Rosemead, CA – May 21, 2014
Perm Employee qualifies for benefits and other programs & events. Temporary employees are considered similar to outcasts and does not qualify for any benefits and cannot participate in any events. With that said, there are those that have been here for over 20+ years and are fine with the culture.
Perm employee gets benefits and able to participate in events, not much layoffs here.
Don't be a temporary or a contractor. Temp to hire is difficult.
Currency Transaction Report Analyst (Former Employee) – Monterey Park, CA – September 13, 2013
Verified and processed Currency Transaction Report forms received from the branches and forwarded required forms to the IRS weekly. Used related tools to prevent fraud and identity theft losses. Efficiently Monitored Currency Transaction Control Logs. Ensured that the databases are effectively provided only those situations that are truly suspicious. Reviewed Risk Management database reports for compliance and fraud prevention and reported all suspicious activities.