Dollar Tree

www.dollartree.com
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Current Employee - PT Cashier in Phoenix, AZ
Current Employee - PT Cashier in Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at Dollar Tree part-time (less than a year)

Pros

Co-workers are super nice and its fairly easy.

Cons

Nothing rarely gets completely done because the store is always busy, you get written up easily even for events you cannot control.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more understanding

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Not what they told me the job would be

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Tyler, TX
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Tyler, TX

    I worked at Dollar Tree full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    If you like challenges this is the job.

    Cons

    Margins for the business model so low that there are not enough hours to give hourly associates to effectively get the job done. Therefore the salaried store manager based on a 45 hr work week must work 65+ hours to make up the difference.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    either shareholders need to take a few million less and give to the stores(or district) budgets or the price point needs to be increased so we can hire enough coverage to take care of freight, customer service, the abundant seasonal transitions, training, and the additional corporate responsibilities (paperwork) we must keep up with.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Overworked, Underpaid

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Erie, PA
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Erie, PA

    I worked at Dollar Tree full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Autonomy for the most part at how you run your store within Corporate Payroll limits.

    Cons

    Like most retailers, not enough payroll hours to keep up with the daily operations.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to recognize the top performers and pay them accordingly and allow more payroll as the sales grow. I often had to cut hours to help offset low sales at other stores in my district.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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