Fastenal Company Sales Associate in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job ID 284114 TitleSales Associate TypeFull-Time LocationColorado Springs, CO 80915 DepartmentsStore Date Published May 15, 2017 End Date 05-29-2017 11:59 PM CT Job Description Sales Associate1491 Tuskegee Place Suite F, Colorado Springs, CO80915Full-Time Shift(s): Monday-Friday 8am-5pmThe Fastenal Company wouldlike to invite ambitious, hard-working individuals to apply for the positionof Full-Time Sales Associate. Applicants should be able to bring new ideasand improvements to business practices, work well both independently and aspart of a team, and show respect to co-workers, customers, vendors,and visitors in the workplace while demonstrating Fastenal's core values ofAmbition, Innovation, Integrity, and Teamwork.ABOUT US:Since 1967Fastenal has grown as a distributor of industrial and construction suppliesfrom a single store to over 2,500 locations, each providing tailored localinventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded acrossthe world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability toaccomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophystems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run theirown business, create their own success, and advance to become companyleaders.As a growth company with a solid financial position, that typicallydoubles in size every four to five years, we are committed to training,promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If youhave an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of anelite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.OVERVIEW:Working as Full-Time Sales Associate, you will have theopportunity to balance formal training with real-world experience running astore and working with customers. It's a great way to learn the ropes ofour fast-paced industry and potentially transition into an Outside Salesposition. Fastenal Company is currently seeking candidates for a SalesAssociate position at our store located at 1491 Tuskegee Place Suite F,Colorado Springs, CO 80915.TRAINING PROGRAM:The training experienceincludes hands-on, on-line, and classroom training offered through ourcorporate university. The training program for current employees who arepromoted into these positions will vary based on prior experience with thecompany. RESPONSIBILITIES:The duties and responsibilities of this positioninclude, but are not limited to:oAssisting with sales and customerserviceoManaging inventoryoPlacing and fulfilling ordersoPerforming localsales calls and deliveries with a company vehicleREQUIRED POSITIONQUALIFICATIONS:The following skills and qualifications are required for thisposition:o18 years of age or overoA valid driver's license and the abilityto meet our driving record requirementsoPossess or are working towards anAssociate's Degree in Business/Marketing OR have equivalent industryexperience and knowledge of the local market oStrong computer skills and mathaptitudeoA strong aptitude for sales and desire to earn commission after thetraining periodoExcellent written and oral communicationskillsoCustomer-service orientedoAbility to lift, slide and lower packagesthat typically weigh 25lbs-50lbs and may weigh up to 75lbsoAbility to pass therequired drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and GuamONLY)o Pass a sex offender registry check, required by acustomer/contract serviced by this location.FULL-TIME BENEFITS: Fastenaloffers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees. This packageincludes Health, Life, Long Term Disability, and Dental Insurance, in additionEqual OpportunityEmployer Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled/SexualOrientation/Gender Identity