Toolstation Overview

  • www.toolstation.com
  • Bridgwater, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 2003
  • Company - Public
  • Other Retail Shops
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsUnknown

Join Toolstation and you’ll be joining one of the fastest-growing businesses in Europe. We’re one of Britain’s best-known multi-channel retailer of tools, accessories and building supplies. Backed by Travis Perkins plc, our freedom to operate as a nimble, entrepreneurial ...
Mission: “We help to build better communities and enrich lives". And I like to think we do the same for our people." James Mackenzie, Managing Director

Toolstation Reviews

3.8
71%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
James Mackenzie
James Mackenzie
141 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 3 years

"Good"

Jun 1, 2022 - Supervisor in London, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

the team and the customers tou meet

Cons

none, can't think of any

Advice to Management

none
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Diversity & Inclusion at Toolstation

3.9
(153 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Toolstation?

...Very procedure based, bullying was never addressed, favouritism was everywhere, always had to watch your own back, highest turnover of staff I've ever witnessed, always understaffed, repeatedly had to solo trade, very high workload expected in busy shops whilst understaffed, unlimited 1to1's, appraisal always conducted in welfare areas and never in private, God forbid if a customer made a complaint (even if they are in the wrong) expect an investigation, expect sexual harassment, bullying, racism and inequality in certain stores across the South....Read More

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Toolstation Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative19%
Neutral9%
Getting an Interview
Applied online92%
Recruiter3%
In Person3%
Difficulty
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  1. Store Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Toolstation (United Kingdom) in Jun 2022

    Interview

    At first they book you in for a phone call interview with good communication, got back to me very quickly. Friendly atmosphere, i was nervous as it was my first job interview but got booked in for a second one in person :)
    Interview

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Toolstation Awards & Accolades

  • Recommended Provider Online Retailer DIY and DecoratingWhich?2018
  • Recommended Provider DIY High Street ShopsWhich?2018

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Toolstation FAQ

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Does Toolstation offer unlimited holiday?

...Long unpredictable hours, expected to come in on your time off...

November 28, 2021

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