LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 3, 2009) - The Automobile Club of Southern California is hosting job candidate recruiting events in the Los Angeles and San Diego areas over the next month as part of an effort to hire more than 40 insurance sales positions.

The first recruiting event will be held Wed., Aug. 5 at the Auto Club's Arcadia office, 420 E. Huntington Drive, at two separate times: 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Each event will begin promptly, and candidates should bring their professional resume and dress in business attire.

Qualified candidates will possess strong sales experience, a proven track record of success and good job tenure.

"The Auto Club's focus on great service to members is a major reason we are adding to our sales force," said Jim Philipp, the Auto Club's vice president for human resources. "The demand for Auto Club policies continues to grow as more Southern Californians discover our competitive rates."

The positions offer paid training and insurance licensing. Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, as well as a 401k and pension plans.

Tuesday, Aug. 11    Santa Clarita Auto Club Office      6:00PM and 7:30PM
                    420 E. Huntington Drive
                    Arcadia, CA 91006
Wednesday, Aug. 12  San Diego Auto Club Office          6:00PM and 7:30PM
                    2440 Hotel Circle North
                    San Diego, CA 92108
Thursday, Aug. 13   Redlands Auto Club Office           6:00PM and 7:30PM
                    1330 Industrial Park Ave
                    Redlands, CA 92373
Saturday, Aug. 15   Encino Auto Club Office             9:00AM and 10:30AM
                    15503 Ventura Blvd Suite 150
                    Encino, CA 91436
Tuesday, Aug. 18    Newport Beach Auto Club Office      6:00PM and 7:30PM
                    3880 Birch Street
                    Newport Beach, CA 92660
Wednesday, Aug. 19  Torrance Auto Club Office           6:00PM and 7:30PM
                    23001 Hawthorne Blvd
                    Torrance, CA 90505
Saturday, Aug. 29   West Los Angeles Auto Club Office   9:00AM and 10:30AM
                    1900 S. Sepulveda Blvd.
                    Los Angeles, CA 90025

Contact Information: CONTACT: Jeffrey Spring/Marie Montgomery (714) 885-2333