Fastenal
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Interviews at Fastenal

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Fastenal.

Interview experience

Based on 179 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 168 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 158 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Fastenal

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a week
40%
About two weeks
26%
About a day or two
24%
About a month
8%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
82%
Phone call/screening
74%
Background check
20%
Problem solving exercises
16%
Written test
13%
Least reported steps
Drug test
4%
They have no interview
1%
Take-home/sample work
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Fastenal

  • Straightforward
    Shared on 18 March 2022 - Sales Associate - Leamington, ON
  • Werid. The manager there gave off werid vibes
    Shared on 22 July 2020 - Sales Support - Whitecourt, AB
  • Phone callInterview with GMInterview with DM
    Shared on 7 July 2020 - Sales Support - Saskatoon, SK
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Interview questions at Fastenal

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Standard interview questions. Ask questions.
    Shared on 30 December 2021 - Sales Support - Delta, BC
  • -Please Introduce yourself-Why Fastenal?
    Shared on 10 March 2020 - Sortation Associate - Kitchener, ON
  • Past Experience? Industry Knowledge? Driving record - is it free and clear within 5 years?
    Shared on 4 September 2018 - General Manager - Lethbridge, AB

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Interview tips at Fastenal

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)68%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Fastenal

  • D'être toi même
    Shared on 27 June 2022 - Gérant d'entrepôt - Joliette

The first interview at Fastenal

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral38%
  • Through Indeed31%
  • Other online job site10%
  • Other10%
  • Paper application7%

How candidates received their first interview at Fastenal

  • Applied on indeed
    Shared on 16 March 2022 - Sortation Associate - Kitchener, ON
  • A phone call
    Shared on 22 July 2020 - Sales Support - Whitecourt, AB
  • By applying for the job.
    Shared on 7 July 2020 - Sales Support - Saskatoon, SK
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