Fastenal
2.7 of 5 496 reviews
www.fastenal.com Winona, MN 5000+ Employees

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Kind of a do it yourself culture with the help of a forklift and a Dodge Ram

Inside Sales Manager (Former Employee)
Tulsa, OK

I worked at Fastenal full-time for more than a year

ProsYou have the opportunity to learn about many industries as well as lots of specifics.
Decent Base Pay plus Commission is available

ConsCommissioned jobs require at least a Bachelors Degree
Job is micro-managed on several levels
Management has been with the company forever and doesn't change at the GM or above often

Advice to Senior ManagementSomeone to needs to move Oberton down to the basement.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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part-time position is good for me

Sales Assistant (Current Employee)
Albuquerque, NM

I have been working at Fastenal part-time for less than a year


Pros: Great for college students and learning about sales in a growing industry… Cons: Need better compensation for the work that gets done around the warehouse.… Advice to Senior Management: Hope to get bigger raises Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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DC - machine work

General Warehouse - Picking (Current Employee)
Denton, TX

I have been working at Fastenal part-time for more than a year


Pros: It is an honest job. Cons: Repetitive work; tiring, boring, lonely, sometimes stressful. They frown upon teamwork and you don't get a break. It's… Advice to Senior Management: Hire managers who know the correct way to micro-manage and avoid… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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