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Family Dollar Stores Reviews

Updated January 19, 2018
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Pros
  • 100%customer service merchandise inventory planograms resets training employees schedule payroll bank deposits inventory control (in 54 reviews)

  • Great place to work great people (in 42 reviews)

Cons
  • Work Life balance is difficult due to rotating schedule (in 69 reviews)

  • Upper management was only concerned with the store signage and schematics being up to date (in 126 reviews)

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  1. "Good company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time

    Pros

    Money is good when working in Orleans parish

    Cons

    One day off only on Sunday

    Advice to Management

    Quickly


  2. "Room for growth"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, access to training and

    Cons

    Some management are rude to workers

  3. "It was alright."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores part-time

    Pros

    Fast pace, awesome customers, a lot to do.

    Cons

    No breaks, no bonuses, no raise.


  4. "Meh"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores part-time

    Pros

    Close to home (its a small town)

    Cons

    Waking up too early to unload truck


  5. "cashier"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    family dollar work with my school time

    Cons

    they need to up date and maintained they equiqment

    Advice to Management

    Dont be so judgement


  6. "Family Dollar Life"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time

    Pros

    Great pay
    Fast pace
    Friendly customers

    Cons

    No help from higher up
    Theft
    No help


  7. "Good place to get a start in retail"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Holiday, FL
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Holiday, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Family Dollar Stores full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    You can advance very quickly if you have the drive and are willing to work hard and have the right staff working with you

    Cons

    You spend too much time in the building alone and have way too many tasks on a daily basis to get things done

  8. "Family dollar"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Family Dollar Stores (Less than a year)

    Pros

    People you work with

    Cons

    Not enough hours only part time available


  9. "Intern"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Everyone is willing to share their experiences with you and help you in any way they can

    Cons

    Office space lacks modern touches

    Advice to Management

    Try to be more innovative


  10. "interim career opportunity"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC

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

    Pros

    Easy work but repetitive responsibilities

    Cons

    slim advancement opportunities and low pay for job requirements


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