Fastenal
2.7 of 5 493 reviews
www.fastenal.com Winona, MN 5000+ Employees

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Constantly Learning About new products-rarely a dull moment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Fastenal

ProsI have enjoyed the variety of product we provide and customer interaction. In my position, I source product, cut POs to vendors, quote my customers on new items etc

Consat mercy of manager as to how many accounts and what accounts you have. often in warm plants and are not always provided with adequate sales support staff

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Fired via TEXT MSG after not hitting sales goals due to 3 factory shut downs in my sales territory.

General Manager (Former Employee)

I worked at Fastenal full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Fastenal School of Business-Training Advancement Opportunity (due to high turnover) Unpredictable days… Cons: I took a failing store and doubled the sales the first year, then the 2nd year, but on the 3rd year the sales took a… Advice to Senior Management: Loyalty to hard working employees, even in the lean months. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Flexible hours for college employment

Part-Time Sales Support (Former Employee)
Billings, MT

I worked at Fastenal part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Hours are flexible for college students and was allowed to… Cons: Offered no benefits for part time employees and the hours per… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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