GEICO's Macon office invites job-seekers to join the team in midst of hiring boom

MACON, Ga., August 11, 2015GEICO's Macon office is bringing new career opportunities to the "Heart of Georgia." The company is continuing to fill 200 positions in sales, service, centralized services, claims, and the management development program announced earlier. New part-time jobs in the Emergency Roadside Service (ERS) unit are also available.

"GEICO's Macon office is the company's largest business location and provides support for policyholders across the entire country," said Rhett Rayburn, Macon Southeast regional vice president. "Our policyholder base is continuously growing, which means our team of associates is too. Last year we hired more than 500 new associates. We are excited to continue that hiring push in 2015 and bring even more career opportunities to the community."

Since opening its doors in Macon in 1974, GEICO has grown to become one of the largest private employers in Central Georgia. Now home to more than 5,200 associates, GEICO is eager to add even more talented Georgia residents to the team.

Job seekers who are customer service oriented, work well in a fast-paced environment, and have excellent communication skills are strongly encouraged to apply.

GEICO offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive benefits package, continuing education, career growth opportunities, community engagement opportunities and a friendly, supportive workplace. For job listings and to submit an application, visit GEICO's Macon 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.

For more information, go to www.geico.com.