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Now Hiring Ambitious Professionals

Looking for Integrity + Smarts

First American is a place where energetic, technology savvy professionals can reach their full professional potential.  We understand that our employees are the key to our success. That is why we hire talented, growth-oriented people who value being part of a highly professional team and who enjoy an environment that rewards dedication, hard work and unflagging integrity.

Whether you are a new college graduate seeking an internship or an experienced professional looking to advance your career, if you have the drive to succeed, we would love to talk to you.

Explore Careers

Excellent compensation and benefits package

A very competitive compensation package is supplemented by a 401k match, profit sharing, and top-notch benefits.

Free gym membership

Free access to the state-of-the-art gym, fitness classes, and pool at the Woodcliff Hotel and Spa next door.

MBA Scholarships

A limited number scholarships are awarded for the elite Simon School PMBA program at the University of Rochester.

Free ski and golf passes

Enjoy camaraderie with your colleagues at a private ski club and the nearby golf course.

Standing desks

Choose to stand for all or part or your day.

Paid maternity and paternity leave

Take paid time off with your family when you need it most.

Subsidized child care and adoption assistance

Receive deeply discounted tuition rates at the Goddard school, as well as financial support when adopting a child.


Choice of laptop

Choose Mac or PC and take advantage of maximum flexibility and mobility.

Wellness program

Fruit Tuesdays, 2:00 stretch breaks, delivered organic vegetables, and much more to help our colleagues balance work and life.

Volunteer time off

Give back to the community on company time – up to 12 hours every year.

Career development

Benefit from top-notch training, unlimited access to opportunities, and the opportunity to achieve more in your career at First American.


Life at First American

Above + Beyond Benefits

At First American Equipment Finance, we truly and honestly value each and every employee. We offer an excellent benefits package, including health insurance, profit sharing and employer-matched 401(k).

Above and beyond that, our staff enjoys ski outings, fitness club memberships, holiday parties, volunteer time off, subsidized child care, MBA scholarships, and a business casual dress code with "Jeans Friday."  

Sales staff members compete for quarterly prizes, such as Rolex watches and MacBooks. Top sales performers who qualify for our annual President's Club trip receive all-inclusive incentive travel to 5-star resorts in exotic destinations, such as the Bahamas, Anguilla, Bermuda, and the Cayman Islands.

State-of-the-Art Headquarters

Informal + Professional

First American provides a world-class working environment that encourages personal and professional development.

We operate out of a state-of-the-art headquarters near Rochester, New York. The facility includes video conferencing suites, digital signage, and a training center featuring cutting-edge technology.

Our entire staff enjoys a choice of Mac or PC laptop for maximum flexibility and mobility. Simply put: we understand the connection between our success and our remarkable employees - so we invest heavily in training, development, and technology.


Tap Your Unlimited Potential

Purposeful + Empowered

First American believes that business results and personal earnings should be directly linked.

Our incentive-based compensation package includes a competitive salary, performance and activity-based bonuses, and unlimited earnings potential for sales representatives. 

Beyond that, there is a vast opportunity for career growth at First American. Several members of our management team joined the company directly after college and now hold senior leadership positions here.

If you crave meaningful work, you will not only have a seat at the table – you will indeed also have the support of the company to pursue charitable works during business hours. Read more about our Volunteer Time Off (VTO) initiative here.


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Why Work at First American