Be Part Of A Winning Team


At Essential, our culture can be described as a work family, while understanding the importance and balance of home life.  Essential believes in:

  • Respect and fairness
  • Trust and integrity
  • Diversity
  • Employee engagement and opportunities for advancement
  • Teamwork
  • Work-life balance
  • Community involvement



Essential's mission is to provide a community with financial solutions and optimal service that surpasses expectations while giving back to the communities in which we serve.  Essential gives back with:

  • Employee volunteer days at Food Bank
  • Hosts annual drive-thru food pantry
  • Financial seminars open to the community
  • American Cancer Society: Relay for Life
  • and so much more!



Essential offers comprehensive benefits to all full-time employees and their eligible dependents.  

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, dental & vision care
  • Disability & life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan with a company match
  • Continuous development & training opportunities
  • Wellness incentives
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Paid time off
  • Over 10 paid holidays
  • Free Financial Planning services



If you are interested in applying for employment with Essential please visit the Essential Career Center to see our current openings!

Essential Career Center


Employment - Essential Federal Credit Union Careers Available

Essential Federal Credit Union has employment opportunities & career options available to those who want to work in a Baton Rouge credit union. Apply now!