Fastenal
2.7 of 5 492 reviews
www.fastenal.com Winona, MN 5000+ Employees

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Great as a Part Time student job.

Sales Support (Former Employee)
Longview, TX

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

ProsThe general manager is not very strict.

ConsNo advancement opportunities. You have to apply for a promotion.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Work hard & learn a lot

Outside Sales (Current Employee)
Lincoln, NE

I have been working at Fastenal full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: You learn how to work hard at something & build something up from nothing. You learn how to avoid… Cons: They pay poorly; don't give raises unless you are a top quartile performing salesman & then argue that you don't need a raise b/c you… Advice to Senior Management: learn how to care more about the well being of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great experience

Outside Sales (Former Employee)

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


Pros: Pay is okay, great job for a college grad or someone looking for a good structure. A… Cons: Depending where you are, advancement opportunity may not be as easy as in other locations with a… Advice to Senior Management: Reinstate bonuses for sales growth, stop following the statistics so much, the company was built on hard working individuals who weren't… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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