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"Work hard and the company grows and that's good for everyone."

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Former Employee - Regional Trainer in Indianapolis, IN
Former Employee - Regional Trainer in Indianapolis, IN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Dollar General full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Growing company and that is unusual in the past and current economy.

Cons

The effort to keep it growing takes hard work and many don't want to.

Advice to Management

Share the wealth

Other Employee Reviews for Dollar General

  1. "Don't expect much from this company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - 3'rd Key, Psuedomanagement in Carencro, LA
    Former Employee - 3'rd Key, Psuedomanagement in Carencro, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Overabundance of hours to work (until you reach 39.99 hours, of course, can't have overtime)
    -Excellent (non corporate) management

    Cons

    -Store constantly understaffed
    -Long hours on your feet
    -High risk of injury unloading heavy freight (rolltainers)
    -Everything wrong with the company is BEYOND district management level
    -Miniscule Wages
    -Biohazard, some customers can destroy restrooms...
    -Typical incorporated minimum wage paying job.
    -Be prepared to work from open until close
    -Highly monotonous, repetitive, borderline useless tasks

    Advice to Management

    Stop being greedy, your employees could be SO much happier...


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Stressfull, hecktic"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Lubbock, TX
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great People to work with. Can be a fun place to work with certain people.

    Cons

    Lousy pay, from DM and up crappy management, store expects a lot from you.

    Advice to Management

    Up the pay, more training and screening for management, more hours

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