CORALVILLE, Iowa, March 31 2011 – GEICO will hire nearly 30 associates for its sales and customer service departments and 100 associates over the course of the year due to the company’s continuing national growth. GEICO is the third largest private passenger automobile insurer in the United States.
"Our office in Coralville employs some 350 associates and we’re growing just like the rest of the company," said Tammy Moore, director of sales and service for GEICO’s office in Coralville. "We are always looking for talented employees who want career opportunities and advancement."
Candidates for these GEICO jobs should have excellent written and oral communications skills in order to serve GEICO customers clearly and quickly. In addition, GEICO needs applicants with strong multi-tasking skills, computer skills and a motivated and energetic attitude. Prior customer service experience and demonstrated job stability are also highly valued.
"GEICO has a tremendous amount to offer new employees; we’re a fast-growing company and there are a lot of opportunities for promotion. If you’re looking for a career, not just a job, this is the place for you," said Andrew Vaughn, human resources supervisor in Coralville.
All of GEICO’s associates have the opportunity to take advantage of the Total Rewards Program, a comprehensive benefits program that includes everything from health care to retirement to job training.
Interested in applying for a job? Potential job applicants are invited to go to the careers page on GEICO’s website to learn more about the many positions available and apply for jobs.
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.