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HomeServe UK Overview

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Walsall, England (UK)
1001 to 5000 employees
1993
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$500 million to $1 billion (CAD) per year
Unknown
HomeServe is a national home assistance company providing plumbing, drainage, electrics and heating maintenance and repair services through its own network of directly employed and sub-contracting specialist engineers. 2.1 million people in the UK have placed their trust in ... Read more

Mission: To provide our Customers with effortless service in order to free them from the worry and inconvenience of home emergencies and repair.

HomeServe UK Reviews

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HomeServe UK CEO Martin Bennett
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301 Ratings
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    "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Plumbing Engineer in Reading, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Plumbing Engineer in Reading, England (UK)
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    I have been working at HomeServe UK full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The support you receive is second to none! Can’t fault any of the management I’ve had dealings with and are always looking to help you improve you skill sets

    Cons

    Long hours for engineers and some office staff no understanding distances or not caring for the engineers

    Advice to Management

    Increase training for deployment teams

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HomeServe UK Photos

HomeServe UK photo of: Proud to see our new brand identity flying above Walsall FC's Banks's stadium yesterday!
HomeServe UK photo of: Comic Relief 2017
HomeServe UK photo of: Engineer, Toni Oakley-Tulk talking students through her career as an Engineer.
HomeServe UK photo of: Comic Relief 2017
HomeServe UK photo of: 100,000 digital live chats #nationalfishandchipday
HomeServe UK photo of: 33,000 electronic thank you cards
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HomeServe UK Interviews

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    Reward & Benefits Partner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Walsall, England (UK)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at HomeServe UK (Walsall, England (UK)) in July-2017.

    Interview

    15 minute presentation with 3 topics to pick from and prepare for ahead of the interview followed by questions. Technical Questions about experience and Competency Questions linked to Company values

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time when you had to stand up for something you believed in? (Wording is approx)   2 Answers
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Company Updates

  • Eleanor Smith heads up HomeServe’s Information Security team, which makes certain the appropriate security controls are in place to prevent unauthorised access to information, making sure it is protected and only available to authorised personel.

  • Richard Merrygold is HomeServe’s Director of Group Data Protection. Richard is responsible for HomeServe’s privacy compliance and supports our People and Customers by helping to ensure any personal data is collected and used fairly and in line with their rights. Richard is currently developing and implementing a group wide privacy framework in preparation for the General Data Protection Regulation.

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HomeServe UK Awards & Accolades

  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work in 2017, Glassdoor, 2017
  • Best Place to Work, Express and Star Business Awards, 2017
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