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Safeco Interview Questions

Interviews at Safeco

45 Interview Reviews

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    Market Development Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Safeco (Seattle, WA) in September 2010.

    Interview

    Effortless, warm and welcoming

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Quick and to the point on both sides


  2.  

    Underwriter Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Duluth, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Safeco (Duluth, GA) in January 2011.

    Interview

    I applied online and received a call a few days ago for a phone interview. After the phone interview I was offered an in person interview. It was for Personal Lines products. The people were very nice and cordial.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Underwriting Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Safeco.

    Interview

    Applied through the university's job board. Took an online assessment and filled out an additional questionnaire. Had an initial phone screening. Two weeks after that I scheduled an in person interview. Interviewed with 4 or 5 people in the office. About month after that I heard back about the job.

    Interview Questions


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    Salesman Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Safeco (Tampa, FL) in January 2012.

    Interview

    I never had an interview, I was reffered to a job by a friend.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Commision only
    Getting picked up for work


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    Scheduling Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Indianapolis, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I interviewed at Safeco (Indianapolis, IN) in September 2010.

    Interview

    Standardized interview questions that seek behavioral answers

    Interview Questions

    • the past scenario "tell me about a time when" questions   Answer Question

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    Field Adjuster Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    The interview was fair, but the first hurdle was an online assessment that wasn't expected when applying. The manager and the supervisor were very affable

    Interview Questions


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    Senior Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Safeco (Seattle, WA) in October 2008.

    Interview

    process went pretty quickly amd smooth:
    sent in resume
    contacted on telephone with basic question/requirements by recruiter
    invited for interview with two managers and two coworkers

    Negotiation

    What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?

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    Personal Lines Underwriter Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Duluth, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Safeco (Duluth, GA) in October 2014.

    Interview

    In order to be offered an interview, you must complete and pass an IQ Test. If that is passed you will be asked for a phone interview. If you get through the phone interview you will be interviewed with the managers and trainer in the office. You usually will hear a response within a week or two with the offered salary and start date with a few business days to accept or decline the offer.

    Interview Questions

    • How have you delivered a difficult answer to a customer?   1 Answer

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    Warehouse Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Church Hill, TN
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Safeco (Church Hill, TN) in January 2011.

    Interview

    the interview process was quick and easy. the test was somewhat difficult.

    Interview Questions


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    Casualty Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Richardson, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Safeco (Richardson, TX) in October 2013.

    Interview

    1. Received call from HR to set up phone interview
    2. Phone interview with HR person. After completion, was asked to come for an interview in the office the next day.
    3. Got call back confirming in-office interview.
    4. In-office interview was with two different managers. Each had unique sets of questions from script. Each gave example of a situation that was complex, asked you to explain what you would do, step by step.

    Interview Questions

    • The hardest questions were about your background.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I tried to negotiate. They offered, i countered, was told to take or leave.


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