Safeco
3.0 of 5 92 reviews
www.safeco.com Seattle, WA 5000+ Employees

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Well run company and nice working environment.

IT Analyst (Former Employee)
Seattle, WA

I worked at Safeco full-time for more than a year

ProsGood benefits and nice people. Also 40 hour weeks contribute to a good work and life balance. 401k plan is good. If you like the insurance industry then this company will provide you with an opportunity to learn.

Consvery structured environment that sometimes inhibits getting things done quickly

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees for their good ideas

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Not really that great of a company

Customer Service Representative (Former Employee)
Liberty Lake, WA

I worked at Safeco full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: OK Benefits, good people to work with, flexible hours, clean work environment,… Cons: Micro-management in the call center. If you quit they will withhold your final paycheck at their discretion,… Advice to Senior Management: I would suggest changing core values of how employees are treated. I can't speak of other locations and departments because they seem okay from… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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A nice place to waste your life

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

I have been working at Safeco full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: A good place to learn about insurance. If you just want a job where you can get lost in the shuffle and say the right… Cons: Management turnover, unclear goals (goals are constantly changing for no apparent reason), a promotion is a moving target, preference towards younger people and males (over… Advice to Senior Management: Matt Nickerson is one of the most pompous people I've ever met. Every speech or presentation ends in him talking about himself. … No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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