Quick facts
  • What we do:
    trade only plumbers merchant
  • Year established:
    1972
  • Website:
    https://www.williams.uk.com/
  • Contact
    • 13-19 Standard Way, Fareham Industrial Park, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 8XB

About Williams & Co.

Williams & Co are an independent plumbing and heating merchant with 33 branches in Berkshire, Hampshire, Kent, London, Surrey and Sussex. They have a strict trade-only policy and do not sell to retail customers.

Founded by Mick Williams in 1972, the company were a traditional local independent merchant for many years. In more recent years, the combination of great prices on the best products backed up by exceptional service catapulted the company to become a fast-growing, major regional merchant.

In 2015, the company was acquired from the Williams family by a consortium of management and staff, with most employees now being shareholders.

The core principles of the company include integrity, loyalty and ambition and they are always looking for ways to improve and grow the business.

Their head office is in Fareham, Hampshire.


What is it like to work for Williams & Co.

Leadership
Leadership
Every business decision is made with the company’s values in mind. If a decision is not consistent with these principles, then it is not the right decision to make.
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
The company has a number of schemes and options designed to help employees. These include HR support, childcare vouchers, flexible working, time off at short notice and an open door policy for all managers.
My Company
My Company
Williams & Co aim to be the best independent trade-only plumbing and heating merchant, providing customers with the best products, prices and services. They also aim to be the best place to work.

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Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Companies offering private health insurance for all employees

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to staff

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:

    15%

  • Staff:

    253

  • UK sites:

    32

  • Average Age:

    40

  • Staff Turnover:

    8%

  • Male : Female:

    83% / 17%

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