American Bank & Trust is a locally owned and managed bank that has been serving people living in South Dakota since the late 1800's. We are a community bank that pursues a growth strategy giving us the capacity to meet and serve our customers' banking, wealth management and insurance needs.

We hold tight to our values which include treating others the way we like to be treated, never compromising integrity and continually finding ways to improve ourselves and the banking products we offer. Would you like to be part of a company that has caring co-workers, an employee recognition program, performance based incentives, 401K contribution, a competitive benefits package and more?

What else makes American Bank & Trust so great? Our current employees that come to work each week with a "can-do" attitude and caring approach.  Two such employees are Suzy Dupey, IT/IS Specialist and Austin Bernhard, Pierre Market President.   Click here to learn what they enjoy most about being part of the team at American Bank & Trust.   

We currently have these positions open at American Bank & Trust -

Senior Teller

Location: Wolsey

Candidates are expected to provide exceptional, high quality customer service while performing teller functions accurately and timely following bank set procedures. Identify opportunities for recommending bank products and services to new and existing customers.  Provide assistance in other area in addition to Teller duties.   The Senior Teller is also responsible for the cash vault.

Eligible candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent.   Two to three years of teller, retail cashier and/or customer service is preferred along with previous supervisory or management experience.  

VP, Enterprise Risk Manager

Responsible for managing risk across the organization through an effective independent risk-based audit, compliance program and risk reporting to management and the Board.   To ensure the bank is in full compliance with all banking laws, regulations and internal policies and procedures.  Position will include completing risk assessments, creating audit scopes and schedules, participating in selection of outsourced audit functions, managing audit staff and performing internal audits. 

Candidates for this position should have a bachelor's degree in banking, audit, business, accounting or finance or equivalent combination of education and experience.   Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager and/or Certified Internal Auditor is preferred.   Candidate should have 5 years of experience to include compliance, loan review, risk management and internal audit with a financial institution.

Trust Officer

Location: Huron

Assists in developing, interpreting and communicating estate planning strategy and services to a diverse client base.  Recommends tax planning opportunities and prepares analyses.  Coordinates and reviews trust agreements.  Works with clients, accountants, attorneys and others as a point of contact for book of business.  Coordinates and manages investments for all types of wealth service accounts.  Reviews holdings in each account periodically to ensure that these investments meet the intent and objectives of the account.   Recommends investment strategy and action.

Engages in business development activities by maintaining business and social contacts to develop new trust and wealth management relationships and to deepen existing customer relationships.   Contacts prospective customers to present information on various trust and investment services.  Maintains and grows assets under management by working with clients, next-generation beneficiaries and gatekeepers.   

A candidate for this position needs to have a bachelors degree in business, finance or accounting or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Certified Trust and Financial Advisor or Certified Financial Planner designation is preferred.  5 to 8 years of progressive trust and wealth management experience is also preferred.

Ag Business Banker

Locations: Mellette and Miller

Responsible for building and maintaining a high quality loan portfolio by cultivating new and existing relationships through appropriate community contacts and involvement.  Performs all duties in originating, underwriting and closing secured and unsecured commercial and agriculture loans in accordance with established lending objectives, policies and procedures.  Profitably grow loans, deposits and fees.  Credit quality is at the forefront of responsibilities.

Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance or Accounting or equivalent combination of education and experience.   It is preferred that candidates have a minimum of 2 to 5 years commercial and ag lending and credit analysis experience within a financial institution environment.

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Please send your resume to To attach your resume, please click here to open a new email message within your web-connected email provider.  Attach your resume to the email, title the subject line with the position you are applying for, and send to

If you would like to mail us your resume or an employment application, please send it to:

American Bank & Trust
Attn: Human Resources Manager
1820 Dakota Ave S
Huron, SD 57350

Equal access to programs, services and employment is available to all persons. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department. American Bank & Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer.