Dollar Tree

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Poor management values

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Former Employee - Store Manager in Minneapolis, MN
Former Employee - Store Manager in Minneapolis, MN

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

Pros

Very few, shorter work week than competition.

Cons

Overstocked stores, no control over merchandise being sent. Employee turnover is high because of low pay and high stress. Urban locations can not be kept clean, customers trash the stores faster than they can be straightened.

District manager insisted I return to work the day after my mothers funeral, which was 700 miles away and a 12 hour drive. This, after approving a three week leave. No respect is given to the employees, they are just another commodity to be used and discarded.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Take time to work in the stores. Your money is made in the stores, not the corporate offices.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Don't open a store for Dollar Tree as a new employee.

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Sacramento, CA

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

    Pros

    The orientation covered everything about working at Dollar Tree including breaks, loss prevention, how employees should be treated with respect and an understanding that it will take you a while to learn new skills. Will hire anyone for entry level positions.

    Cons

    The fact that management doesn't care about their own advice, disrespects their employees by yelling down to them, shooting the breeze with each other during work time and the sporadic part time hours. Also the management was on different pages and had no coordination what so ever. Lack of full time opportunities. Felt no respect as an employee. Minimum salary for a lot of work to open up a new store.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your employees with respect and have patience teaching them new skills especially when your having them do something drastic like stock an entire store in less then a week understaffed and under equipped.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    A terrible place

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Stocker in McAllen, TX
    Former Employee - Stocker in McAllen, TX

    I worked at Dollar Tree part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    You are able to get hired without experience.

    Cons

    Where do I start?
    -You need to do X amount of boxes in a certain amount of time, they don't care if you helped customers, if you can't fit anything else in the isle, if they called you to talk to you.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Remove the appleseed.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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