GEICO inviting customer-focused job seekers in Portland to join auto damage team

PORTLAND, Ore., June 17, 2015 – GEICO is calling on greater Portland area job seekers with excellent customer service and time management skills to join its team of dedicated auto damage adjusters.

To keep up with rapid growth, GEICO is adding to its ranks of auto damage adjusters — the company's ambassadors of customer service. Auto damage adjusting is an ideal career for those with mechanical proficiency who enjoy getting out from behind a desk and into the field to help customers get back on the road.

Interested candidates should apply immediately through the GEICO auto damage careers page. Selected applicants will be contacted for on-site interviews at a hiring event June 25-27.

A career in auto damage adjusting at GEICO begins with an extensive 12-week training program, including four weeks at the GEICO Auto Damage School in McLean, Va. GEICO also offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, continuing education, and a friendly, supportive workplace. For more information and to watch the auto adjuster career video, go to GEICO's auto damage careers page.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers and insures more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for 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.

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