Screwfix Overview

  • Yeovil, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1979
  • Company - Private
  • Other Retail Shops
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsToolstation, Wickes, Travis Perkins
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We're a very fast growing and have doubled in size over the last five years! Our customers are tradesmen and serious home improvers who need to get their jobs done quickly, affordably and right first time. We started life as a mail order catalogue-based business. But as our ...
Mission: Part of the Kingfisher group, we are the UK's largest direct and online supplier of trade tools, accessories and hardware products. We despatch thousands of parcels every week for next day and weekend delivery to tradesmen, handymen and serious DIY enthusiasts all over the UK. ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2019(#24), 2018(#12), 2017(#9)

Top CEOs: 2016(#13)

Best Places to Interview: 2017(#30)

Screwfix Reviews

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John Mewett
John Mewett
149 Ratings
11 Apr 2021
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"Great company"

Current Employee - Store Manager in High Wycombe, England, England
Positive Outlook
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Great work life balance best company


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Screwfix Interviews

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Applied online80%
In Person9%
Employee Referral5%

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    Service Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Screwfix (United Kingdom)


    Applied for the position got an email inviting me to an online assessment. Got a phone call a few days later to offer me a phone interview the the week after.
    Interviewee was really nice, put me at ease straight away.
    Waiting to hear back in the next few days.

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Company Updates

12 June 2020
We are delighted to be recruiting again! We have adapted our proposition, in line with government advice to allow us to continue to serve our customers, many whom play a critical role in keeping communities warm, safe and with power. This means we're also adapting how we recruit for new roles to ensure we keep you, our customers, colleagues and families safe. You can search our current roles and sign up for future opportunity updates at We would like to thank all of our colleagues for their continued commitment and support and we are excited for more people to be joining the team.
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14 February 2020
This week we officially hard launched our new stores in the Republic of Ireland! This is a huge achievement for us and all of our colleagues who have been involved in this monumental project. Be sure to follow us on our Instagram account for all our updates on #LifeAtScrewfix

Screwfix Awards & Accolades

  • The Salesforce Best Retailer over £250mRetail Week Awards2018
  • The Cognizant Digital PioneerRetail Week Awards2018

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