Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, the nation's biggest home lender, said today it will open a new mortgage operations center in Irving . Together with additional hiring for an existing facility in Bedford, the lender expects to make more than 450 new hires. The new operations center is set to open next month at 250 E. John Carpenter Fwy. Wells Fargo will hold a job fair Jan. 23 and 24 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Dallas, 300 Reunion Blvd. in downtown Dallas. "All jobs will require candidates to have mortgage loan underwriting experience, and to apply online at www.wellsfargo.com/careers/ to be considered for a role," the company said.
Wells Fargo already has a mortgage fulfillment operations center in Bedford that employs 116. It said applicants for the Irving site can also be considered for similar roles in Bedford.
-- Jim Fuquay