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Dollar Tree Assistant Manager Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 11, 2014
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Assistant Manager
Rochester, NY

I applied through other source and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Dollar Tree in March 2014.

Interview Details – I was a cashier for a couple of years and then I got the opportunity to become an ASM, I was in training for around 2 months, after that the process took around 3 more weeks for background check and required info. I am now an ASM for Dollar Tree.

Interview Question – As an ASM we are required to know percentages and numbers that are not easy to remember, but with a little of studying I was k   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Be patience, it takes around three months for you to get started and after that like a week, maybe two to start getting paid as ASM

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Assistant Manager

I applied in-person and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Dollar Tree.

Interview Details – Pretty basic interview, why you want to work for dollar tree, previous experience.

Interview Question – Sell something to manager.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – None

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Assistant Manager

I applied in-person and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Dollar Tree in May 2011.

Interview Details – Was originally brought on as a cashier, so the interview process was fairly easy. I was called in for about a 15-20 minute interview, and was called back the next day with a job offer

Interview Question – most were pretty standard questions   Answer Question

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Assistant Manager
American Fork, UT

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Dollar Tree in August 2012.

Interview Details – After submitting resume and application online I was asked to meet with the store Manager for an interview. I arrived at the store, went into the office where the interview took place. The interview was given as a conference call with the District Manager, Store Manager and myself. How many years of retail sales experience did I have? Management experience? Wage expectations.

Interview Question – There wasn't one. The interview was quick, and painless.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation.

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Assistant Manager
Richmond, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Dollar Tree.

Interview Details – One interview it is relatively easy

Interview Question – Nothing about the interview is difficult as long as you be yourself   Answer Question

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Assistant Manager
Clovis, CA

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Dollar Tree in November 2011.

Interview Details – Interviewed for Assistant Manager, however, they would not hire me as an assistant. I had to start out as an cashier, then promoted within a few months. Basic interview questions, called the same day to offer job.

Interview Question – Nothing out of the ordinary   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation, even when promoted. Dollar Tree claims no "merit" raises

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Assistant Manager

I applied in-person and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Dollar Tree.

Interview Details – had to keep calling store manager to meet up with him for interview,and when i did he was not interested same day spoke with dm he was more interested spoke about company and how there advancement

Interview Question – there was none   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – they called me a few days later and i took the job

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Assistant Manager
Peachtree City, GA

I applied in-person - interviewed at Dollar Tree in July 2011.

Interview Details – Interviewed with Store manager and then Dm transferred from a different state got cut down to Part time from full time was told my hourly wages are cut ,going to loose my Vacation 50 hrs of it after almost 5 years working for them and benefits where cut also. Found myself working 36 hrs a week most of the time 7,8,9 days in a row. But I was part time . Got to see DM 2 times while i worked there.

Interview Question – n/a   Answer Question

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Assistant Manager
Fort Collins, CO

I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Dollar Tree.

Interview Details – I submit an application, then I came in for an interview and put in a physical application. I waited to have a background check come in, and a few days later I was offered the position. Easy.

Interview Question – None.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation possible.

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Assistant Manager
Odenton, MD

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Dollar Tree.

Interview Details – I had an initial interview with the Manager and one Assistant Manager. Then I went back for another interview with the Manager and the District Manager. They were in desperate need of an Assistant Manager so it went fairly quickly.

Interview Question – Their really wasn't any difficult or unexpected questions.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Hold out for more money. The pay is too low.

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