CORALVILLE, Iowa, November 8, 2011 – Due to the company’s continuing national growth, GEICO will hire roughly 50 associates for its customer service department in its Coralville office.
"Just like the rest of the company, our Coralville office continues to grow, and we currently employ some 350 associates,' said Lona Montgomery, director of sales and service for GEICO’s office in Coralville. "We are constantly seeking talented associates who are interested in contributing to GEICO and advancing their career."
Candidates for these positions should have excellent written and verbal communications skills in order to serve GEICO customers clearly and quickly. In addition, GEICO is looking for applicants with strong multitasking and computer skills, as well as a motivated and energetic attitude. Prior customer service experience and demonstrated job stability are also highly valued.
"GEICO is a fast-growing company with a lot of opportunities for promotion, so we have a lot to offer new employees," said Andrew Vaughn, human resources supervisor in Coralville. "If you’re looking for a stable but challenging career, GEICO may be the place for you."
To submit an application online, candidates should go to www.geico.jobs, click the "Apply Now" button on the right hand side of the page and select Coralville, IA for job listings and to fill out an online employment application.
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.