Dollar General Employee Benefit: Job Training | Glassdoor

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  • Feb 21, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Sales Associate in Orangeburg, South Carolina

    The "training" I received was just me sitting at a computer for 8 hours taking tests and listening to boring videos that had me almost falling asleep. Oh and let's not forget the fact that I wasn't paid for that, and when I asked my future manager if I was to be paid for it or not I was ignored. Legally you're supposed to be paid for training it's considered working but with the shadyness of dollar general both as a store and as a job don't be surprised if you're not paid for your training either and they try to get free work out of you.

  • Feb 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Springfield, Missouri

    Job training is mediocre and needs improving. Supervisors need to play a bigger role in the managers role

  • Jan 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Stockton, California

    There is job training but not much

  • Jan 09, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sales Associate/Cashier in White Pigeon, Michigan

    I was comfortable enough to be on my own within my first 20 minutes

  • Jan 04, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sales Associate in Stockbridge, Georgia

    I like the fact that you are trained as you go. It's helpful to learn new things from co-works.

  • Dec 13, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sales Associate in Carter Lake, Iowa

    Always learning something new at my job

  • Dec 04, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Part Time Sales Associate in Charlotte, North Carolina

    I can't speak for everyone, but my first day on the job I was thrown to the wolves. I had virtually no experience with operating a cash register, and the manager on duty, who was supposed to train me, did nothing and kept getting irritated with me when I called her up to help me.

  • Nov 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Associate in Van Horn, Texas

    my training was very easy, there was nothing hard about the job, didnt have to learn too much in 1 day, and it went by very quickly

  • Nov 17, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Retail Sales Associate in Palmdale, California

    There are online training courses that are good to know but management does not go over it and expect you to know what to do.

  • Nov 10, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Head Cashier in Estill, South Carolina

    It works and does require a lot and it does keep aware of wats going on.


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