Wolseley UK Work Life Balance FAQ

Read what Wolseley UK employees think about work life balance at the company and make sure this fits your lifestyle. Employees have questions about everything from the work from home policy, overtime and flexibility.

Wolseley UK has a work life balance rating of 2.9.

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5 English questions out of 5

26 August 2020

What is working from home like at Wolseley UK?

Pros

Great work and home balance no weekends great management,able to progress within company ,

Cons

Non at the depot I work for and have not come across any downsides

Great work and home balance no weekends great management,able to progress within company ,

26 August 2020

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31 July 2019

How is the work/life balance at Wolseley UK?

Pros

Good work life balance, decent hours and flexible working hours. Can meet great people within the business.

Cons

No overtime paid, stocktakes at Christmas. Slow career progress. Very tick box exercise company. Reward system isn't great. Not really valued by senior management.

Good work life balance, decent hours and flexible working hours.

31 July 2019

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11 March 2021

What is overtime like at Wolseley UK?

Pros

Company based training is done really well. You will have plenty of opportunities to train in various aspects of the company and gain extensive product knowledge. These trains can result in qualifications as well if you wish to pursue. As Wolseley is a large company, there is potential for advancement within the various roles.

Cons

This is a male dominate industry and working environment that struggles to accommodate women. If you are working at branch level, your time is not your own. Work life balance does not exist with many working overtime without compensation or recognition.

Advice to Management

Visit more of your branches and see how things really are.

Work life balance does not exist with many working overtime without compensation or recognition.

11 March 2021

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26 May 2020

Does Wolseley UK reimburse for mileage?

Pros

Resoable pay, good package with car, health care and decent pension, some good people with lots of experiance.

Cons

Business is completly run from a spreadsheet, more of an administrator than a manager.

Resoable pay, good package with car, health care and decent pension, some good people with lots of experiance.

26 May 2020

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31 July 2019

How are flexible working hours at Wolseley UK?

Pros

Good work life balance, decent hours and flexible working hours. Can meet great people within the business.

Cons

No overtime paid, stocktakes at Christmas. Slow career progress. Very tick box exercise company. Reward system isn't great. Not really valued by senior management.

Good work life balance, decent hours and flexible working hours.

31 July 2019

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