Valley First

About Us

Why Choose Valley First?

Valley First is a division of First West Credit Union, and here we're all about Keeping it Simple® for our members—it's kind of part of our DNA.

Membership with the credit union is open to everyone. Our members are people just like you living in the Okanagan, Thompson and Similkameen regions. Membership entitles you to use our products and services, vote for the directors of your choice in the annual board elections and attend the annual general meeting. If you wish to become a member, please fill out our online membership application and we'll get in touch to fill in any missing details and make an appointment to visit a branch and sign any necessary documents.

Our Organization

Valley First, a division of First West Credit Union, is one of British Columbia's leading financial services providers. With roots in the Okanagan, Similkameen and Thompson regions, the credit union is a member-owned cooperative with a proud history of meeting British Columbians' financial needs for more than 60 years.

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If you've come here looking for "just another job," you're in the wrong place. But if you want to launch your career with an organization that values your skills, expertise and contributions, we might be just what you're looking for. We offer opportunities for advancement and professional development, competitive compensation and benefits for exceptional performance.

Talk to us

Whether you’re looking for more information, or you’d like to let us know how we can serve you, you’ll find our contact information here.
We encourage you to visit a representative at any of our branches for more information on how Valley First can make things simple!

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