Solutions Project Engineer
4730 N SERVICE DRIVE, Winona, MN 55987
Full-Time Shift(s): Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm
The Fastenal Company would like to invite ambitious, hard-working individuals to apply for the position of Full-Time Solutions Project Engineer. 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.
Since 1967 Fastenal has grown as a distributor of industrial and construction supplies from a single branch to over 2,500 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.
Working as Full-Time Solutions Project Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the technical research, development, and testing for new FAST Solution devices. This person will be the liaison between the project leader and technical groups involved in new FAST Solution devices under development and test.This individual will also assist in the field with new device research, pilot installations and provide technical support.
The duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
o Researching technology changes to enhance development of new FAST Solution devices
o Providing engineering guidance to project leaders and other technical disciplines involved in new FAST Solution devices that are under development and test, including both outsourced and engineered
o Assisting in the field with new device research, pilot installations and providing technical support
o Designing technical support manuals and assisting in training the FAST Solutions Technical Support Team
REQUIRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:
The following skills and qualifications are required for this position:
o Possess or are working towards a bachelor's degree in an Engineering related field
o A valid driver's license and the ability to meet our driving record requirements
o Excellent written and oral communication skills
o Proficient using Microsoft Office Suite
o Highly motivated, self-directed, and customer service oriented
o Demonstrate strong organization, planning, and prioritizing abilities
o Exhibit strong problem solving and deductive reasoning skills
o Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
o Ability to learn and perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
o Ability and willingness to travel periodically, including some overnights
o Ability to pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico, and Guam ONLY)
PREFERRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:
o Prior work experience in engineering and new product development
o Prior work experience in manufacturing or distribution
o Familiarity working with automation technologies.
Fastenal offers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees. This package includes Health, Life, Long Term Disability, and Dental Insurance, in addition to, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, and 401(k) with a profit sharing contribution.
Website : http://www.fastenal.com
Any overview of our company has to start with a look at our 2,600+ store locations and the 10,000+ people who operate them. After all, when our customers think of Fastenal, they don't think of some remote corporation; they think of the local "Blue Team" that serves them on a daily basis.