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Fastenal Employee Reviews about "part time"

Updated Oct 29, 2019

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3.4
65%
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Fastenal President and CEO Daniel Florness (no image)
Daniel Florness
551 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good flexibility with hours if you're in school or working another part time(in 144 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours, easy for a college student(in 99 reviews)

Cons
  • "Compensation is not great for part time work(in 141 reviews)

  • "low starting pay and have too stand long hours(in 111 reviews)

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  1. "Fastenal"

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    Current Employee - Payroll Support in Winona, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Friendly, supportive, flexible hours, opportunity for advancement

    Cons

    Compensation is not great for part time work

    Fastenal2019-04-12
  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Part Time Sales Associate 

    I have been working at Fastenal part-time

    Pros

    Good flexibility with hours if you're in school or working another part time.

    Cons

    Pay could be better but not terrible

    Fastenal2019-10-30
  3. "Great place to work if you're willing to put in the effort"

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    Current Employee - Regional Inside Sales Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -flexible schedules for part time employees -large networking opportunity -pay is competitive if you earn it -they weed out the lazy workers at higher level positions -you have the ability to make much more with commission

    Cons

    -OSRs are too competitive with each other when working towards the same goals -EVERYTHING is a competition

    Fastenal2019-10-20
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Decent part time work"

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    Current Employee - Sorter 

    I have been working at Fastenal part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    clean and safe work. good for part time.

    Cons

    Very little development for entry level employees.

    Fastenal2019-09-26
  5. "Great to start but pay sucks"

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    Former Employee - General Manager in Naperville, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Fastenal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Learn sales and hardware Stay part-time if you can

    Cons

    Over worked over whelmed under paid

    Advice to Management

    Keep people who perform not those who are friend's with DM's

    Fastenal2019-09-04
  6. "Great part time job"

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    Current Employee - Sales Support in Oswego, NY

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

    Pros

    Basically choose what hours you want to work up to 28/week Easy to move up

    Cons

    Minimum wage No commission for part time

    Advice to Management

    Raise wages to obtain higher quality workers and retain them

    Fastenal2019-06-27
  7. "Great company!"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Fastenal

    Pros

    Very good work environment. They promote from within the company!

    Cons

    Part time and not a very high wage

    Fastenal2019-05-21
  8. "Pretty good"

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    Former Employee - Sales Support 

    I worked at Fastenal part-time

    Pros

    Good part time job for student

    Cons

    Some mean co workers there

    Advice to Management

    Be a little more involved with pet time workers

    Fastenal2019-05-20
  9. "Unorganized"

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    Former Employee - Packaging in Modesto, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    A good introduction to a warehouse job.

    Cons

    They expect you to work full-time hours but still being part-time. Pay is mediocre.

    Fastenal2019-04-30
  10. "Good entry level experience"

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    Former Employee - Sales Support in Edison, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent pay for part-time, flexible hours, good training for sales

    Cons

    Manual labor often required, lots of menial tasks like cleaning the store and putting stickers on bins, lack of opportunities for advancement

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in employee training, upper management should be more involved

    Fastenal2019-04-17
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