GEICO kicks off the New Year with 100 new jobs in Macon

MACON, Ga., Jan. 14, 2017 – 100 new jobs are coming to the Peach State as GEICO continues to grow in Macon. If you're looking for a new, rewarding career, this is an opportunity you don't want to miss.

GEICO's Macon regional office is looking for local Georgians interested in joining its team of talented claims representatives.

"In the event of an accident, GEICO's claims representatives are the first to assist our policyholders when they need it the most," said Shawn Burklin, senior vice president. "That's why it's so important for us to have a great team of associates ready and willing to serve our customers. If you are up to the challenge, we want to hear from you."

Qualified candidates who have excellent customer service, communication and decision making skills, experience with computers, a good work ethic, and are comfortable working in a fast-paced environment are encouraged to apply.

GEICO offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive total rewards benefits package, continuing education, tuition reimbursement, on-site college courses, career growth opportunities, community engagement opportunities and a friendly, supportive workplace. To learn more about career opportunities and to submit an application, visit https://www.geico.com/careers/office-locations/georgia-macon/.

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.