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Flexible Work Options

For many of our positions, we offer flexible schedules and
hybrid work-from-home options.

You'll also receive accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), paid holidays,
and options for maternity/paternity leave.

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Excellent Health Benefits

SPIRE full and part-time employees are eligible for a variety of
life, medical, and dental insurance packages.

SPIRE staff have access to an employee assistance program providing
free online resources, counseling, medical bill saver, travel assistance,
legal help, personal concierge service, and financial assistance.

Nice Healthcare provides low-cost virtual and in-home
services, as well as free prescriptions and delivery.

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Bonuses & 401(k)

Every employee is eligible for quarterly bonuses and several
departments offer additional incentive plans.

SPIRE offers generous 401(k) contributions,
and tuition reimbursement.

All employees are given two hours of paid time annually to meet
with a SPIRE Retirement & Investment Services representative to plan for their future.

We want our employees to shine at SPIRE

We take time to celebrate our employees’ unique strengths and provide opportunities for employees to expand the depth and breadth of their experience through employee groups and community involvement.

We believe in the Five A's: Ability. Attitude. Ambition. Achievement.
These traits lead each and every employee to becoming an Ambassador for SPIRE. 

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Our Commitment to an Inclusive Workspace

The SPIRE Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Council is made up
of staff members with the task to advance diversity and inclusion
within the organization. 

We recognize that each employee’s unique experiences,
perspectives, and viewpoints add value to our ability to create
and deliver the best possible service to our members.

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Our Core Action is to Give Back

SPIRE staff have opportunities to give back to their community
in many ways including providing financial literacy,
participating in community events, and volunteerism.

SPIRE employees are eligible to receive up to eight hours
of paid time to volunteer in the community.

How SPIRE Gives Back 

Best Places to Work Honoree

SPIRE staff and the public rated SPIRE the Best Place to Work
in 2021 for companies with 250 or more employees.

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SPIRE Opens Golden Valley Branch

SPIRE Credit Union opened its newest branch off I-394 and Xenia Ave. at 6450 Wayzata Blvd. in Golden Valley on Monday, March 20.

Justin Burleson Named 40 Under 40 Honoree by MSPBJ

Justin Burleson, SPIRE SVP/Chief Operating and Financial Officer, has been named one of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s prestigious 40 Under 40 honorees.

Vote SPIRE as 2023 Minnesota's Best

Vote daily through April 5 for SPIRE as Minnesota's Best in five categories: Credit Union, Customer Service, Customer Service-Financial, Mortgage, and Wealth Management.

SPIRE Hopkins Becomes SPIRE Golden Valley March 20

SPIRE Hopkins will close at 6:00 p.m. on March 17 and reopen in Golden Valley on March 20 near I-394 & Xenia Ave. The new branch will also have expanded hours.

Dan Stoltz Named Grand Marshal of Winter Carnival Grande Day Parade 

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz will serve as Community Grand Marshal for the 2023 Saint Paul Winter Carnival Grande Day Parade on Saturday, January 28. 

SPIRE Donates $52K Through Staff Giving Initiative

Each week in 2022, a different SPIRE department or branch selected a Minnesota non-profit to receive a $1,000 donation totaling to $52,000 to 52 organizations.

SPIRE Receives MnCUN Digital Marketing Award

SPIRE has been honored with a Marketing Excellence Award from the Minnesota Credit Union Network for outstanding marketing and business development achievements.

SPIRE to Match $25,000 in Member Donations

SPIRE will be matching up to $25,000 in donations made by members who use NetGiver to support housing and hunger services starting Giving Tuesday, November 29.

Donate New Toys Now Through December 10

The annual SPIRE Toy Drive is on now through Saturday, December 10. Bring new, unwrapped toys to your nearby SPIRE branch to support local families in need.

SPIRE Wins National Lending Excellence Award

SPIRE has been honored with the 2022 National Excellence in Lending Best in Show award by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Lending Council.

Lehman Named Notable Marketer by Twin Cities Business

SPIRE VP of Marketing & Business Development, Lisa Lehman, has been named one of Minneapolis-St. Paul’s Notable Leaders in Marketing by Twin Cities Business.

Raising Awareness & Funds for Cancer Fight

This October, SPIRE staff are raising funds for the American Cancer Society of Minnesota by wearing “We Care” t-shirts.

SPIRE Voted Minnesota’s Best in Four Categories

SPIRE has been voted Minnesota's Best in the credit union, customer service, mortgage, and wealth management categories in the Star Tribune’s Reader’s Choice Award program.

SPIRE Opens New Waseca Branch & Contact Center

On Monday, September 12, SPIRE opened a new location in Waseca, MN at 105 15th Ave NE replacing its former office on Johnson Ave.

SPIRE Wins 2022 Financial Wellness Awards

SPIRE Credit Union has been named a 2022 Desjardins Financial Education Award winner in Minnesota for both the adult and youth categories.

Dan Stoltz Named AARP 50 Over 50 Honoree

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz has been named a 2022 AARP Minnesota 50 Over 50 Honoree in recognition of making significant contributions in the community.

Forbes Names SPIRE Minnesota's Best Credit Union

SPIRE is proud to have been named the Best-In-State Credit Union in Minnesota by Forbes after over 26,000 people were interviewed on their banking relationships.

Paul Zyla Named SPIRE SVP/CIO

SPIRE is excited to announce the hiring of Paul Zyla as SVP/Chief Information Officer ensuring our technical services and security operations achieve daily excellence.

SPIRE Announces Partnership with Gable Steveson

SPIRE Credit Union is proud to announce a new partnership with Olympic gold medalist and two-time NCAA champion Gable Steveson.

Scholarship Winners Pen Impact on Financial Decisions

SPIRE has announced the winners of five $1,000 educational scholarships after a team of SPIRE employees reviewed over 200 applications and essays.

SPIRE Wins State Awards for Adult and Youth Financial Education

SPIRE has received two Desjardins Awards recognizing outstanding financial education efforts among Minnesota credit unions with assets of $1 billion or greater.

SPIRE Opens First In-store Grocery Location in St. Michael

On May 9, SPIRE opened its newest location inside the Cub Foods in St. Michael, MN. This is the credit union’s 22nd location and our first in-store branch concept.

SPIRE Wins Three National Marketing Awards

SIRE has been honored by CUNA with three awards recognizing outstanding marketing achievements in the credit union industry.

SPIRE Welcomes Baseball Great Tony Oliva as Newest Partner

SPIRE is pleased to announce a partnership deal with Minnesota baseball legend Tony Oliva. The partnership will include television commercials and other advertising.

SPIRE's Matt Meyers is Midway Chamber Volunteer of the Year

Matt Meyers, SPIRE PACE Lender and Sr. Commercial Credit Analyst, has been named the Midway Chamber of Commerce’s "Volunteer of the Year.”

SPIRE Land Purchase in Mora Minnesota for Future Development

SPIRE Credit Union recently acquired land where the former Mora Shopko store resides. Plans are to retain this land for future development. 

SPIRE Becomes Title Sponsor of The Sparky Show

SPIRE is proud to announce a new partnership with Como Friends, the nonprofit partner of the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory as the title sponsor of the Sparky Show.

SPIRE Surpasses $1 Million in Treasures Giving

SPIRE Credit Union announced today that it has surpassed one million dollars in charitable donations made via the Visa Treasures program where .25% of every purchase goes to causes that improve lives.

HBI Credit Union Votes to Merge with SPIRE

With a 96.4% affirmative vote from HBI Employees Credit Union (HBICU) members, a partnership/merger between SPIRE and HBICU will become effective April 1, 2022. 

SPIRE Scholarship Applications Now Open

Applications for the 2022 SPIRE Credit Union Scholarship Program are now open! SPIRE will be giving $5,000 in post-secondary scholarships for the 2022-2023 school year.

SPIRE Matches Members in Delivering Community Impact

SPIRE announced today that it has matched $27,490 in charitable gifts made by SPIRE members using the NetGiver donation platform.

Dan Stoltz Wins Cooperative Builder Award

SPIRE President/CEO, Dan Stoltz, has been named an honoree of the prestigious 2021 Cooperative Builder Award for outstanding contributions for the advancement of cooperative ideals.

SPIRE's Burleson Appointed to National Examination & Supervision Task Force

Burleson, SPIRE SVP/Chief Operating, Financial and Technology Officer, has been appointed to the Credit Union National Association Examination & Supervision Subcommittee. 

SPIRE Proud Sponsor of KS95 Clouds Choir for a Cause

For the fourth consecutive year, SPIRE partnered with KS95 on the annual Clouds Choir for a Cause, benefiting the Zach Sobiech Osteosarcoma Fund.

SPIRE Welcomes New Community Relations Director

Stephanie Johnson joins SPIRE as Community Relations Director after serving as Executive Director of the Twins Community Fund for the Minnesota Twins Baseball Club.

SPIRE Matching $25,000 in NetGiver Donations

SPIRE announced it will be matching up to $25,000 in donations made by SPIRE members who use NetGiver between Giving Tuesday, November 30, and the end of the year.

Powerful in Pink & Stronger Than Cancer

Each year, over 30,000 new cancer cases are reported in Minnesota. This is why we wear pink each October to raise money for the American Cancer Society of Minnesota.

Midland Co-op CU Votes to Merge with SPIRE

Midland Co-op Credit Union (MCCU) and SPIRE started as one credit union in 1934. On Tuesday, Midland members voted to merge back with SPIRE starting November 1. 

InSPIREation Foundation Awards $20K in Grants

The InSPIREation Foundation has awarded $20,000 to organizations that provide financial literacy education and tools to achieve financial freedom.

SPIRE Wins Seven Marketing Excellence Awards

SPIRE has received seven MAC awards from the Marketing Association of Credit Unions in categories ranging from public relations, financial education, and electronic marketing.

Central Hanna Employees CU Votes to Merge with SPIRE

With a 93.7% affirmative vote from CHECU members, a partnership/merger between SPIRE and CHECU will become effective September 1.

SPIRE Voted Minnesota's Best in Three Categories

The Star Tribune announced that SPIRE has been voted Minnesota’s Best in the credit union and wealth management categories and a bronze winner in customer service.

SPIRE Honored with Energy-Saving Lending Awards

SPIRE’s Matt Meyers and Rava Nedich were selected as 2021 PACESetters for being innovative leaders in achieving environmental, economic, and resilience impact.

SPIRE Awards $5,000 in Scholarships

With over 160 applicants, SPIRE has awarded $5,000 in scholarships to five members based on school and community involvement, as well as a pandemic-themed essay.

SPIRE Selected as Best Places to Work

We are proud to announce that SPIRE has been selected as one of Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's 2021 Best Places to Work honorees.

Debbie Mickelson Retires from 33-Year CU Career

Debbie Mickelson, Division President of Electrus — Division of SPIRE Credit Union, has retired from a 33-year career in credit unions.

Tom Hirte Serves SPIRE BOD for 28 Years

Thank you, Tom Hirte, for 28 years of volunteer service on the SPIRE Board of Directors. Hirte will be recognized by MnCUN with a Credit Union Builder Award.

Diversified Credit Union Merges/Partners with SPIRE

With a 93.8% affirmative vote from Diversified Credit Union (DCU) members, a partnership/merger between SPIRE and DCU will become effective April 1, 2021.

SPIRE & NetGiver Deliver Impact to Charities

SPIRE members donated to charities using the NetGiver app during the SPIRE “Give Freely” $20,000 match campaign in December raising over $47,000!

Branch Lobbies Reopening January 6

SPIRE branch lobbies will be open starting Wednesday, January 6 for all transactions. Booking an appointment in advance is encouraged for many services.

SPIRE Announces New St. Cloud Location

SPIRE is pleased to announce the purchase of the Southeastern corner of the Crossroads Mall parking lot for its new St. Cloud branch location. 

Dan Stoltz Named Most Admired CEO

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz has been named a 2020 Most Admired CEO by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal.

New SPIRE Blaine Branch Opens December 7

After 31 years in the same building, a new Blaine branch is set to open December 7, 2020 on the grounds of Northtown Mall.

Temporary Changes to Services Offered in Our Lobbies

Starting Friday, Nov. 27, we will be pausing walk-in teller transactions inside our lobbies to help protect you and our staff.

SPIRE Sponsors Peterson Field in St. Paul Midway

SPIRE has donated $3,000 to Billy Peterson Field at the Dunning Sports Complex in St. Paul’s Midway to help bring baseball to underserved youth.

SPIRE to Match $100K in Donations to Salvation Army

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz has been selected as this year’s Salvation Army Red Kettle Community Chair. SPIRE has announced a $100,000 match for digital donations.

Annual Toy Drive on Now

Donate new, unwrapped toys to your local SPIRE branch for children in need now through December 11. All toys collected will benefit local organizations.

Information Security Professional Shari Ziebell Joins SPIRE

20-year Information Security professional Shari Ziebell has joined the SPIRE team as Information Security Director.

SPIRE Receives Six National Marketing Awards

SPIRE received six MAC awards from the Marketing Association of Credit Unions (MAC) from a panel of judges in the marketing, advertising, and media industries.

A Tradition of Cancer Awareness in October

For five years, SPIRE staff have chosen to donate to the American Cancer Society and wear pink during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

SPIRE Recognized for Adult & Youth Financial Education

SPIRE has received both the Adult and Youth Desjardins Awards recognizing outstanding financial education efforts among Minnesota credit unions.

Scholarship Winners Talk Healthy Financial Skills

After reviewing nearly 80 entries, a total of $5,000 in scholarships were awarded to five traditional and non-traditional students from SPIRE Credit Union.

Mai Yang Joins SPIRE as Senior Executive Assistant

After working for the past 19 years for the Minnesota Credit Union Network, Mai Yang joins SPIRE as Senior Executive Assistant.

Abby Patterson Promoted to Giving Coordinator

Strengthening SPIRE’s core action of giving back, Abby Patterson has been promoted to Giving Coordinator - facilitating all corporate and community giving efforts.

SPIRE Wins Six National Marketing Awards

SPIRE receives six national marketing awards from the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) including an excellence in marketing and four “category’s best” awards.

SPIRE Forms Diversity & Inclusion Council

After several months of planning, SPIRE Credit Union has announced the formation of its inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Council.

Branch Lobbies to Open June 15

We are starting to reopen our lobbies on Monday, June 15 with social distancing and cleaning procedures in place to adhere to CDC and local guidelines.

Committed to the Communities We Serve

We are deeply saddened and disturbed by the senseless death of George Floyd and all the recent events that have caused great pain to be felt across Minnesota and beyond.

‘SPIRE Gives Big’ Provides $250K of Local Impact

Each of SPIRE’s 300 employees helped select 187 Minnesota businesses and charities to receive $250,000 in donations and the impact is heartwarming.

Dan Stoltz Named to Most Admired CEO List

Dan Stoltz, President and CEO of SPIRE Credit Union, has been named a 2020 Most Admired CEO by Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. 

SPIRE Hits 125,000 Member-Owner Milestone

SPIRE Credit Union recently reached 125,000 members, a monumental milestone in its 86-year history. SPIRE has more than doubled its membership in 10 years.

SPIRE Donates $250K to Help Organizations

SPIRE is leaning into our core action of giving back by providing $250,000 to over 180 local organizations & businesses affected by COVID-19.

SPIRE Ranked 17th Nationally by S&P

S&P Global Market Intelligence has raked SPIRE 17th in its annual ranking of the 50 best-performing credit unions in the U.S.

COVID-19 Hardship Assistance

As we navigate the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation, our concern is for the safety and well-being of all individuals and businesses impacted.

SPIRE Wins National Financial Literacy Award

Presented the by Credit Union National Association (CUNA),  SPIRE has been honored with a national second place 2019 Adult Desjardins Financial Education Award.

Internet Banking Services

As a reminder, here are some of the SPIRE Internet & Mobile Banking services free of charge to our members.

SPIRE Members Win $5,000 in Scholarships

Five SPIRE Credit Union members each won a $1,000 scholarship from the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation Scholarship Council.

SPIRE Hosts 86th Annual Meeting & Member Appreciation Day

SPIRE hosted over 4,400 guests at its 86th Annual Meeting & Member Appreciation Day featuring financial education sessions, a business meeting, and inspiring performances.

32-year Retirement & Investment Professional Joe Johnston Joins SPIRE

Joe Johnston, an Accredited Asset Management Specialist and Retirement Planning Expert has joined SPIRE as its newest Retirement & Investment Services Advisor.

Justin Burleson Joins SPIRE as Chief Operating Officer

Former Supervisory Examiner for the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Justin Burleson has joined SPIRE as Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer.

SPIRE Members Donate Thousands for Local Children

SPIRE hosted its 32nd annual holiday toy drive and collected over 2,100 toys across its 20 branches that were distributed to 16 local organizations.

SPIRE Receives Marketing Awards from State Credit Union Network

SPIRE has received two Marketing Excellence Awards from the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) for outstanding marketing and business development achievements.

Electrus Federal Credit Union Merges/Partners with SPIRE

Members of Electrus Federal Credit Union recently voted 94% in favor of a partnership/merger with SPIRE Credit Union, which became effective December 1, 2019. 

SPIRE Staff Raise $9,000 for American Cancer Society

In keeping with SPIRE’s core action of giving back, SPIRE employees have again banded together during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Reiling Collaborates with Co-ops in Philippines

SPIRE Director of Business Development Rachael Reiling took a trip to the Philippines and connected with leading international credit union organizations and Filipino co-ops.

SPIRE Named Best of Business

Twin Cities Business magazine subscribers voted SPIRE as "Best of Business" in the credit union category for the first time.

This is How We Roll in October

Every October, SPIRE ambassadors choose to donate to the American Cancer Society and wear pink during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Two High School Students Awarded SPIRE Scholarships

The SPIRE Scholarship Committee awarded scholarships to two students - Annika Olson from Woodbury High School and Linnea Kronzer from Minnetonka High School.

Energy Services Federal Credit Union in St. Cloud Merges/Partners with SPIRE

With a 90% affirmative vote from Energy Services Federal Credit Union (ESFCU) members, a partnership/merger between SPIRE and ESFCU became effective July 1, 2019.

Dan Stoltz Receives Prestigious H.E.R.B.I.E. Award

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz has been honored with the 2019 H.E.R.B.I.E. Award presented at the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce’s 20th Annual Foundation Luncheon. 

SPIRE Receives Three National Awards in Marketing

SPIRE Credit Union received three MAC awards from the Marketing Association of Credit Unions (MAC) during their annual conference last week.  

SPIRE Member Brendan Weed Awarded FSC Scholarship

SPIRE is proud to announce that Brendan Weed of Eden Prairie, MN has won a $1,000 Scholarship from the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation Scholarship Council.

Bridget Petersen Receives Credit Union Builder Award

The Minnesota Credit Union Network (MNCUN) honored SPIRE Market Vice President of Community Outreach Bridget Petersen with the Credit Union Builder Award.

SPIRE Promotes Three to Executive Leadership

Due to record growth and the need to enhance service to their member-owners, SPIRE Credit Union has promoted three SPIRE employees into executive leadership positions.

SPIRE Receives Four National Marketing Awards

SPIRE Credit Union was recently honored with four national Diamond Awards at the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council Conference.

SPIRE Celebrates 85 Years

85 years ago today, Edgar Archer’s dream to open a credit union to help people do the right thing became reality. Today, SPIRE continues to live out his dream.

Fran, Member for 80 Years Shares Her Story

80-year member, Fran Anderson, shares her story of becoming a member of the credit union in 1939 and how her family has been involved over the years.

Annual Meeting & Member Appreciation Day has Amazing Impact

The SPIRE Credit Union 85th Annual Meeting & Member Appreciation Day focused on SPIRE's impact on the community.

Dan Stoltz Featured in February's Minnesota Good Age

SPIRE President/CEO Dan Stoltz is featured in “The Art of Giving Back” in this month’s issue of MINNESOTA GOOD AGE.

SPIRE Vadnais Heights Grand Opening December 17

The Grand Opening Celebration for the SPIRE Credit Union Vadnais Heights branch will take place Monday, December 17.

Peoples Community Credit Union Merges/Partners with SPIRE

With a 95% affirmative vote from Peoples Community Credit Union (PCCU) members, a partnership/merger between SPIRE and PCCU will become effective July 1, 2017.

SPIRE Food Truck on "Discover Delicious" Reality Show

The SPIRE Food Truck debuted on Discover Delicious! This local reality TV show airs every Saturday morning on Channel 29 at 11:30 am.

SPIRE Wins 2016-17 Torch Award for Ethics

SPIRE Credit Union has been awarded the prestigious Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota's® (BBB) 2016-17 Torch Award for Ethics!

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