Teller (Former Employee) – Lafayette, LA – November 9, 2015
I worked as a teller, and this is the worst bank ever. Management is racist and if you don't look the right color you are treated unfair. They have procedures and policy that is in force on certain colors.
Customer Relations: Enjoy meeting new people and helping others.
Teller (Former Employee) – Many, LA – October 17, 2015
I worked well with my team as a whole and if one of us was having a bad day we would always try to make the best of it and try to cheer each other up. I learned that you have to really pay attention to your customers needs so that you could offer the products that would best suit them as well as help the Growth of our company. We did our very best to keep our customers happy so they would keep coming back and tell others about us to help our company grow. The hardest part of the job is when we are short handed and we are extremely busy we make sure to appoligize to the customer for the wait and help each customer as quickly and accurately as possible. we always look for bigger and better opportunities to make our company grow.
Nice place to work if you like helping and meeting a diverse customer base.
CSA-TELLER (Current Employee) – Lafayette, LA – April 12, 2015
On a daily basis we encounter a wide variety of people in our financial institution. The day to day procedures are usually not to hectic unless it's around a pay day or holiday. They job really is not a bad job to have when you are just getting started and fresh out of college. I have learned that even in the banking world you are still expected to sell products like you are working in retail store. The selling portion at first was just a small incentive based thing to get people rewards for opening new accounts or loans and such. The incentive part has been done away with and now they base things as promotions or raises on whether or not you opened a certain amount of accounts and not so much if you are qualified for the position. As far as the work environment and co-workers it is one of the more laid back but drama filled places that I have worked for. As far as the most enjoyable part of the job it is easily the customers. They make the job enjoyable and really keep it interesting.
Great place to learn about how banks make money, teaches you how to see if and account makes money or cost money, great networking
At times V.I.P. customers are treated with a lack of respect, while non-customers or customers that cost the bank money are being treated like royalty.
Lead Teller (Former Employee) – Tyler, TX – April 11, 2015
I like my job, but I don't want to work there the rest of my life. No opportunity to advance. Being a Bank Teller is not a hard job, you alway's have to be on your toes and pay attention and make sure that you are counting your money correctly and that your debit's and credit's are correct. The most enjoyable part of my job is, I'm a people person so I meet new customer's everyday. I just know that I am capable of doing so much more
Universal Banker II (Former Employee) – Baton Rouge, LA – February 21, 2015
Stay away from this company. The worse place ever to work for. They treat their employees like they are replaceable. The management doesn't have a clue how to manage a branch at all! No bonus and pay is LOW. The only thing that is good about this company is the benefits.
CSA (Former Employee) – Thibodaux, LA – December 31, 2014
MSB only cares about the bottom line. The pay is horrible and they do not care about the growth of their employees. Go to any MidSouth in the Houma/Thibodaux region and there are only 2 employees at each branch. How can 2 people safely run a bank? No lunch breaks. You work 8 hours on the clock. Upper management is horrible.
Enjoy my job it's like working for a family business
Universal Banker II (Current Employee) – Alexandria, La – September 23, 2014
I enjoy working with my co-workers and customers. I love helping my customers dreams come true when I am able to approve their loan request. It's really hard when I have to tell them that there loan will not be approved.
Universal Banker II / Assistant Manager (Current Employee) – Thibodaux, LA – September 7, 2014
MidSouth is a great place to work. Coworkers are great. They are very sales orientated. Making calls and doing things in our community is an important part of our job. I love being able to work with the customers and help them with their banking needs.
CSA Teller (Former Employee) – Lafayette, LA – June 3, 2014
on a typical day of work, co-workers were always late. The management was very poor,no support what so ever. The training process was a joke and a waste of time. i had to learn everything on-site. The hardest part of the job was to get everyone to work together because of management issues.the most enjoyable part of the job was the customers.
Customer Service Associate (Former Employee) – Beaumont, TX – November 23, 2013
My time at my previous job was a mess. Went through several managers and supervisors which didn't effect myself but I was never offered a promotion nor advancement within the company. With that being said, it made me actually think of my options and what is out there because they didn't allow me to learn more and new things which would be beneficial to both of us. I easily adapt to changes and enjoyed helping the customers/members that I seen or talked to everyday.
Midsouth team are great people. I meet some really nice people in Lafayette , Lake Charles, and Opelousas La
N/A (Former Employee) – Timber Region – July 4, 2013
I enjoyed coming to work everyday and doing what I love. The company itself is a great place to work, but they need management classes for some badly. It's sad that your opinion would never count when they ask you. I encountered many problem with the manager. Everybody should respect each other and you will get the same repect.
i like the things that was given away at no cost to you, like free trips, birthday visa card, "are you in it to win it". no money out of your pocket for uniforms tops and sweaters, love that!!
Because of extended hours, flexibility with shift changes which gis good when personal issues come up. If you like helping customers and working in a fast paced envieonment which changes often, this is the place for you. Great employees, great manager. Rewarded for working hard.
flexibility, rewards, advancement oppts
if you dont love customers and cant handle stress, this is not the job for you