GEICO's Kansas City office begins push to hire hundreds of associates over the next 12 months

KANSAS CITY, Oct. 29, 2019 – GEICO's one-year-old Kansas City office is looking to add about 400 new associates over the next year.

Applications are being accepted for sales and customer service representatives—starting at $17/hour—and claims specialists, starting at $18.37/hour. The Management Development Program is also seeking candidates. No prior insurance experience is necessary; training is provided. Apply at geico.jobs/kansascity.

This year, GEICO has been named one of the "Top 50 Large Companies for Perks & Benefits" by Comparably and one of Indeed.com's "10 Highest-Rated Workplaces for Compensation and Benefits."

Full-time GEICO associates are offered the Total Rewards Program with a wide range of benefits, including health, dental and vision coverage, paid vacation and holidays, continuing education and tuition reimbursement. GEICO also offers career growth and community engagement opportunities.

GEICO opened its Kansas City office last year at 11214 Renner Blvd. in Lenexa, Kansas, and it has quickly become one of the fastest-growing operations in the company. More than 250 associates now work there and play a key role providing GEICO customers with the best service possible.

"We've had a successful first year because of the efforts of the great residents of the Kansas City area who have joined our GEICO family. We are excited to have even more associates join us as we continue to grow," said Office Director Eric Baillargeon.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company), the second-largest auto insurer in the U.S., was founded in 1936 and insures more than 28 million vehicles.

To make changes, report claims, print insurance cards and purchase additional products, policyholders can log into their car insurance policy, connect via GEICO Mobile, phone or by visiting a GEICO local agent.

Homeowners, renters, condo, flood, identity theft and life coverages are written through non-affiliated insurance companies and are secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto and personal umbrella coverages are also available.

Visit www.geico.com for a quote or to learn more.