TUCSON, Az., Feb. 28, 2011 – It’s a season of growth as GEICO plans to hire 140 sales, service and claims employees in its Tucson office, which recently became the insurer’s 10th regional office. Tucson associates’ responsibilities have increased from five states to seven, and this makes new opportunities available for Tucson residents who are looking for a career with a fast-growing, stable company.
"At GEICO, we take a lot of pride in our associates, who make a difference by providing outstanding customer service to our valued policyholders," said Martha Furnas, regional vice president of GEICO’s Tucson office. "By motivating and supporting our associates, we keep the quality of service high."
GEICO knows what is important to potential job candidates and the company is promoting an array of jobs—sales representatives, claims professionals and service representatives—and benefits that include health plans, paid vacation, sick and personal leave and excellent opportunities for advancement.
"Despite the uncertain economy, GEICO continues to grow steadily throughout the country," added Furnas. "We need enthusiastic people who are passionate about customer service to take advantage of the opportunities we can provide."
Please visit the GEICO Careers website for more information or visit the GEICO Career Fair on Tuesday, March 8, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at 930 N. Finance Center Drive in Tucson.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the third-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 11 million private passenger customers and insures more than 18 million vehicles (auto & cycle).
GEICO's online service center helps policyholders take care of policy sales, policy changes, claims reporting and to print insurance ID cards.
GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for boats, life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.
For more information, go to www.geico.com.