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Dollar General Reviews

Updated May 27, 2018
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Pros
  • It is very close to home and they are willing to work around my schedule (in 80 reviews)

  • You get to meet new people as well as familiar faces (in 76 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (39)

    "Talent Acquisition Representative"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Representative
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Representative
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Unlimited growth potential on the corporate and retail side
    -Positive financial growth & rate of expansion
    -Great mission and vision ("Serving Others")

    Cons

    Fast paced work environment and expectations


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Lebanon, PA
    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Lebanon, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar General part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and a great bosd

    Cons

    There was not any cons great place to work

  3. "Human Resources"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great Culture, respectful coworkers, and there is opportunity for growth.

    Cons

    You must relocate to advance.


  4. "Confusion at start"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General part-time

    Pros

    A calm place to work if you or a stocker.
    Weekly pay

    Cons

    Long work hours ( I recently did a 15 hour shift, then asked to do it again the next day)
    Not enough employees hired
    Unaware management

    Advice to Management

    Hire more employees and make sure the new employees are trained and settled in the company system during the first week of working. Thankfully I had experience to get the job done.


  5. "Mr. Syre"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time

    Pros

    There are several that are local

    Cons

    I don't know of a down side


  6. "Better than no job"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager Candidate in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Store Manager Candidate in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Weekly pay, flexible, busy, time flys!

    Cons

    Working 6 days a week

    Advice to Management

    Don’t hire if you don’t have hours to give


  7. "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier/Stocker/Recovery in Toledo, OH
    Current Employee - Cashier/Stocker/Recovery in Toledo, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very popular have produce, Dairy, clothes, shoes, appliances, hygiene products, cleaning products.

    Cons

    Need more who work there to help customers

    Advice to Management

    Need to be more professional

  8. "Turner Flint"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time

    Pros

    money, friendship, helping out, taking care of me

    Cons

    nothing, bad customers, nothing, nothing

    Advice to Management

    im a hard worker , im available to work anytime anyday.


  9. "Awesome Time"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time

    Pros

    Positive attitude
    Great pay
    Great upper management

    Cons

    There is none at the moment

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the positive attitude!


  10. "Good company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Online Job in Remote, OR
    Former Employee - Online Job in Remote, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar General part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I like this company and management

    Cons

    I'm hard and smart work

    Advice to Management

    That's good company management


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