Work / Life Balance
Preferred Employers provides an on-site state of the art work out facility including cardio machines, TRX, rowing machines, free and machine weights as well as shower facilities.
Daily Fresh Fruit is provided to kick start your healthy day or for an afternoon pick me up.
Our Wellness Team maintains a regular schedule of events and activities throughout the year for our employees including Fitness and Nutrition challenges with Nutritionist and Fitness Training, Laughing Yoga, Massage Monday, Stress Management Relaxation Classes and Body Comp Screening. Additionally, employees may participate in a Fitness Rewards Program and are eligible for monthly drawings. A series of Lunch & Learns are conducted quarterly covering a range of health topics by certified nutritionists and doctors.
Throughout the year, tickets are made available to a variety of local sporting events. Tickets are customarily provided on a first come/first served basis. Employees are also invited to attend special events hosted by the company. These include quarterly lounge events, annual summer event, local baseball game event, a holiday party and periodic surprise appreciation events. We also provide once a month surprise meal or snack onsite at no cost to our employees, via food truck, local bakery delivery, etc.
Discounts on personal cell phones, computer purchases, movie tickets, local attractions and more.
The ‘Cause for Applause’ recognition program was implemented to thank and reward outstanding employees for demonstrating ‘above and beyond’ behavior. This program has several tiers the ‘Kudos’ is a public shout out to anyone in the company that is posted on PEEP (Preferred Employers Employee Portal) for all to see, ‘Peer to Peer’ for colleagues to recognize and reward each other with a gift card, ‘Leader to Staff’ for managers to recognize and reward a staff member with a gift card, ‘Spot Bonus’ for managers to recognize and reward a staff member with a letter of recognition and a net spot bonus. The ‘Presidents Award’ is awarded to a person or team that exemplifies Preferred Employers Insurance Core Values on behalf of the of their team and PEI, certificate and net bonus are presented in front of the organization.
Preferred Employers Insurance San Diego is conveniently located at the 15 Freeway and Aero Drive in San Diego, CA.
Preferred Employers Insurance Walnut Creek is conveniently located in Walnut Creek across the street from the BART station, in the California Plaza right off the 24 and 608 freeways, one mile from the heart of downtown Walnut Creek.
Both locations have great selection of restaurants and shopping located near our facilities. If you don’t want to go out we offer fresh fruit daily, healthy snack and drink options in our vending machines, located in our facility breakroom.
Time Away from Work
Preferred Employers Insurance recognizes nine paid holidays and one floating holiday for its employees in addition to time off for jury duty and bereavement leave.
Our vacation policy provides employees to accrue hours monthly for use when time off is needed for vacation or other personal situations. Preferred Employers Insurance recognizes the benefit of employee loyalty and has developed a schedule of vacation day accruals based upon the length of each employee’s tenure with the company.
Employees are also granted Sick Time on an annual basis, to be used for their own sickness or the sickness and care of dependent family members.
Preferred Employers Insurance understands and provides flexibility. Our make-up time policy allows hourly employees to make-up time away from work for personal appointments. Our policy allows employees to make-up 3 hours or 2 occurrences per month.