Company Menu
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3.2
Average Rating
(based on 77 Dollar General Review Ratings)
Company Culture
2.8
Growth Opportunities
2.9
People You Work With
4.0
Person You Work For
3.5
Rewards You Receive
2.9
Support You Get
3.0
Way You Work
3.4
Work Setting
2.9
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Store Manager
in Mobile, AL

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I like the responsibility and the challenge to make my store the best."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make your store your first priority."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"The advancement opportunity is slow."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Pay more attention to customer satisfaction by maintaining your store."

District Manager
in Ocala, FL

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"Nothing - it is slave labor with a smile."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Don't bother unless you have no other choice."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I dislike everything: poor upper management, bias and unfair labor practices, and unrealistic work load."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Try and remember these folks are real people."

Customer Service Representative

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"With hard work, they give you an opportunity to move up within the company."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I worked a lot of nights."

Sales Associate
in Norfolk, VA

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I liked meeting different people every day, and the great team."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I never had a problem."

Shift Manager
in Sesser, IL

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I liked keeping busy, and the responsibility of managing the store."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I didn't like nights and weekends"

Buyer
in Nashville, TN

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I liked running every aspect of the business. This job allowed me to have a hand in each part of my business - planning, allocation, product development, off price, market buys, etc."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Always be open to change, and be ready to do more than you have done in most other buyer positions. Learn to deal with a BIG ship that TURNS really slow, but work pace is VERY fast."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"There were too many upper management changes."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"DG started losing it balance - work/personal."

Floor Manager
in Houston, TX

"It's a good place to work and get along with the crew members."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I like being a cashier, and helping other people and customers. Also, I like greeting the customers."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"There are not enough hours and pay."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"My head manager told me to become a manager because I know what I'm doing with my job."

Programmer Analyst
in Goodlettsville, TN

"Good environment, but compensation needs work."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I like the people and environment."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I don't like the advancement and salary."

Assistant Manager
in Muskegon, MI

"I was informed that I would be a store manager, and it did not happen."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I liked the business part of it, learning new things about business and how it worked. I liked knowing that I was giving my all to the company."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I didn't like the wages and the empty promises."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be a transformational manager and inspire all your employees to work together as a team, instead of just doing it for themselves. Your employees help make the business grow."

District Manager

"Poor company."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"It is a national company."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I don't like the management style."

Assistant Manager
in Lindsborg, KS

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I liked the flexibility and how they understood that people actually have lives away from work."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I didn't like the constant overseeing done by the district manager, and the negative attitude some people brought to the work place."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Relax. Take a breath every day before you start. Make a list of problems to solve or objectives for the day, and then complete them, and be flexible. My project management teacher taught me this and it's kind of my day-to-day motto now."

Regional Field Trainer
in Saint Louis, MO

"It was a good job."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"My position as a regional trainer was an opportunity to develop others by using my skills."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I didn't like the stability of the position at the time."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Advertise a little more."

District Manager
in Atlanta, GA

"Very challenging. There is not a lot of payroll and you must be very well organized."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I like the opportunity for growth."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"The company is not stable."

Cashier
in Glenwood, IL

"It was difficult to work at that time."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I like dealing with the customers."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"There is nothing to not like."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would just suggest more hours available."

General Manager
in Aurora, IL

"Dollar General is a great place to work."

What do you like about working at Dollar General?

"I enjoy consistently producing positive business results in regard to sales, profit/loss and developing quality talent."

What don't you like about working at Dollar General?

"I enjoy working for Dollar General. I have no dislikes."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I suggest Dollar General continue with refining and positively impacting the business needs to enhance profitability."

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