Fastenal Company is a leading industrial and construction distributor with over 2,800 locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and other countries internationally. Since 1967 Fastenal has been a fast-growing company with excellent employment opportunities for career advancement. We strive to help employees reach their full potential in pursuit of our "Growth through Customer Service" mission.

Does your organization have other locations besides Calgary?

Yes, over 2800 business units in North America and around the world.

How many employees does your organization employ?

Currently we have over 13,000 employees globally.

What type of positions do you offer?

We have full-time and part-time positions available.

What are some entry level career opportunities that your organization offers?

All of our openly posted positions can be found online at under the 'Careers' tab.

What is your hiring process?

We have traditional hiring methods involving resume collection and interviews, we also do online assessments for all of our posted positions.

How can one apply?

We accept resumes by fax, 507-494-3249. All of our openly posted positions, as well as the online assessment, can be found online at under the 'Careers' tab.

What do you look for in employees?

We are looking for ambitious, hard working individuals with positive 'can do' attitudes that possess good moral bearings. Employees willing to bring new ideas to the business and work well individually and as part of a team.

What type of education/training/equipment do you require?

The training experience includes hands-on, on-line, and classroom training offered through our corporate university. External candidates hired for this position will begin their career in a Sales Trainee program. Through our training programs we enhance our employees knowledge on every aspect of our business so that they can advance their career.

How old does someone have to be to work for your company?

Minimum age for employment is 18 years old.

How much will employees get paid?

Part time positions start at $18.00/hour, full time positions are salary plus commission, with overtime and bonus potential.

How would someone find out about opportunities at your company?

By visiting our website at

Please list any diversity initiatives that your organization is currently involved in.

Fastenal is an Equal Opportunity Employer and incorporates a strong Supply Chain Diversity program internally.

Please list any corporate responsibility initiatives that your organization is currently involved in.

We are currently involved with Supply Chain diversity programs as well as Green Corporate Responsibility initiatives.