AUBURN — Mechanics Savings Bank recently hired Ray Teixeira to the position of vice president/commercial banking officer.

Teixeira is responsible for working with the bank’s existing commercial customers and developing new banking relationships for Mechanics Savings Bank.

Teixeira comes to Mechanics Savings Bank with extensive experience in the commercial banking industry. For the past 10 years he served as vice president, commercial banking officer and retail regional manager at Camden National Bank. Prior to that he held several positions at Fleet Bank.

Teixeira is a member of the Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce and is active in the Lewiston Area Youth Hockey League. He lives in Lewiston with his wife and their two children.

Founded in 1875, Mechanics Savings Bank is a full-service bank serving customers from three branch offices at 100 Minot Ave. in Auburn, 664 Main St. in Lewiston, and 3 Drive In Lane in Windham.