GEICO opens its doors in Renton to job seekers for Jan. 28 and Feb. 4 career fairs

RENTON, Wash., Jan. 26, 2017 – GEICO is expanding in Washington and invites job seekers to its Jan. 28 and Feb. 4 career fairs at GEICO's Renton office, 500 39th St. SW #155, Renton, Wash. Information sessions take place at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

GEICO will be adding to its team of claims associates and auto damage trainees. In addition, the company's accelerated leadership programs–the Management Development Program (MDP)–is also recruiting recent college graduates.

"Here at GEICO we offer more than a job, but the potential to build a lasting career with growth potential," said Yvonne Obeng-Curwood, claims director. "If you have a willingness to learn, a passion for customer service, and a strong attention to detail, we want to meet you at the upcoming career fair. This is an opportunity you don't want to miss."

Qualified candidates are encouraged to attend the career fair for the opportunity to meet with several GEICO associates, learn more about current job openings, and take a guided tour of GEICO's Renton office. For more information and to RSVP, please email ReSkinner@geico.com or JAcosta@geico.com.

GEICO offers competitive starting salaries, a comprehensive 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/washington-seattle/.

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.