Seeking College Students - Great Summertime Opportunity

Jun 13, 2018
Jun 17, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Are you a college student looking for summer employment? Search no further!

Name your own hours ! Earn money for the weekend !

Come and work in our exciting manufacturing shipping department for the summer!

Apply now using the following URL:

The Fastenal Company would like to invite ambitious, hard-working college students to apply for a part-time position in our busy shipping department.
Applicants should be able to bring new ideas and improvements to business practices, work well both independently and as part of a team, and show respect to
co-workers, customers, vendors, and visitors in the workplace while demonstrating Fastenal's core values of Ambition, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork.

Working as a Part-Time Manufacturing Shipper, you will be responsible for packaging and/or shipping of the various fasteners that are manufactured.

The duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

o Working from shipping orders to accurately select, pick, and transport various company products for shipment using a hand-held scanner

o Packing orders for shipment following prescribed guidelines for box type, sealing, addressing and weighing

o Utilizing UPS machines to prepare small packages for shipment and stretch wrapper to prepare palletized lots for shipment

o Placing product into correct storage location or delivery to shipping dock as required. Keeping stock storage location neat and orderly.

o Operating material handling equipment such as handtrucks and electric stock moving equipment

o Meeting production standards set by the Supervisor or Coordinator

o Maintaining safety awareness and accuracy are of extreme importance to this position

The skills and qualifications required for this position include:

o Possess an excellent safety record

o Basic math skills including decimals and fractions, as well as basic computer skills

o Ability to learn and perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

o Ability to work independently and in a team environment

o Ability to read and understand written work instructions

o Desire to continuously improve manufacturing process

o Willingness and ability to work a flexible schedule

o Ability to pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and Guam ONLY).

o Prior work experience in a shipping or packing environment

o Prior experience with material handling equipment

Since 1967 Fastenal has grown from a single store to nearly 2,700 locations, each providing tailored local inventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and advance to become company leaders.

As a growth company with a solid financial position, that typically doubles in size every four to five years, we are committed to training, promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of an elite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.

Holo-Krome Company, a Division of Fastenal Company, is a leading Manufacturer of Fasteners.

Company Description Holo-Krome is the premier domestic manufacturer of socket screw products and cold headed specials.

Holo-Krome was founded in 1929 in Hartford, CT, relocating to West Hartford in 1936 and most recently to Wallingford CT in 2010.

As part of the Fastenal Company's Manufacturing Division, we have grown to become one of the largest and most well respected names in critical application fasteners with our manufacturing expertise portfolio now including: Grade 9 hex cap screws, B7 A193 Heavy Hex Bolts, 12 point flange bolts.

Through our diverse network of manufacturing locations, we can accommodate virtually any fastener/bolt need from #0 to 4" in diameter.