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Updated 9 days ago

Hire packet - 21 Replies

So just regular doller General website all the way at the bottom?

Chris Markel chatt,tn

Updated 1 month ago

Fired for Filing a workers compensation claim - wrongful termination! - 22 Replies

[QUOTE who="just plain bull in Dunlap, Tennessee"]i was a store manager and was injured on the job july 5 2016, after my initial leave period i...


Updated 1 month ago

Store manager opening and closing mandatory - 2 Replies

We do not have a mandatory number or openings or closings we have to do. Just whatever we need to get things done


Updated 1 month ago

assessment test - 16 Replies

I filled out the application but couldn't load the assessment test.


Updated 1 month ago

GIS Background Check - 46 Replies

How long does it normally take? Do they ever hire felons? I know they used to but that was years ago. Thanks

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 2 months ago

Not enough training? - 1 Reply

I was hired about a week ago with dg for a new store going up in my area. I worked at McDonald's for the past 2 years. I have been training for a...


Confused, every time I fill out a app for dg it says not eligible for hire why

I don't understand

Jamee(ALA) in San Francisco, California

Updated 2 months ago

Direct Deposit - 2 Replies

What day and time does Dollar General do direct deposit? I thought it was supposed to happen on Thursday nights but I woke up this morning and I have...

Carpe88 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Updated 2 months ago

How to get a job at Dollar General. - 174 Replies

Do you work at Dollar General? How did you find the job? How did you get that first interview? Any advice for someone trying to get in?

ray in Blue Springs, Missouri

Updated 2 months ago



Misty in Montgomery, Alabama

Updated 2 months ago

How long does the hiring process take? - 4 Replies

I completed my hiring packet like the manager at the store told me to, she gave me the information on how to do it online on a sheet of paper. We...

Tmarie9210 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin

Updated 2 months ago

Hiring Process - 11 Replies

So my would-be manager informed me to check the jobs site on the dollar general site for papers to fill out before the background check. Only thing...

Fudmansaysareyouridingacamel in Culloden, West Virginia

Updated 2 months ago

This is the worst place I've ever worked at. - 6 Replies

And I've worked for some pretty crummy places in the past, too. I started working at DG in late July, and I'm already on my way out. Bad...

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 3 months ago

Hiring packet - 5 Replies

How do u get the hiring packet???

Kristina in Greensburg, Indiana

Hiring packet

How do I did it

haveallmyteethdidntfitin in Meridian, Mississippi

Updated 3 months ago

Dollar General Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits. - 105 Replies

What are the average starting salaries, bonuses, benefits and travel requirements like at Dollar General? What do you like best about working at...

Wrongly fired 4 being better than sm in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Tired of being treated unfairly? READ THIS! - 8 Replies

If you are tired of being treated unfairly, (absolute unrealistic expectations, etc., etc.,) as a lowly hourly DG drone, you do have some power to...

Disgruntled in Michigan

Updated 5 months ago

No 15 minute breaks at all - 4 Replies

So I started working at DG on Sunday. I was given a break that day, even though I only worked 4 and a half hours. I was then given a half hour break...

hypnotoad99 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Updated 5 months ago

Background check? - 5 Replies

I've recently been interviewed for a job at Dollar General. I got the job pending the background check. I don't have a criminal record so I'm not...

Terrika in Ardmore, Oklahoma

Updated 5 months ago

dollar general background check - 2 Replies

how many years does dollar general go back on a background check?

Pebate07 in Panama City Beach, Florida

Why does it take so long to be hired??

I finally got my hiring packet. It was supposed to have e-mailed last week. I am glad I called them or I would still be waiting. Why does it take so...

Ford in Gadsden, Alabama

Updated 6 months ago

What's the company culture at Dollar General? - 352 Replies

Every business has it's own style. What is the office environment and culture like at Dollar General? Are people dressed in business casual, jeans...

Beckataylor in Altoona, Pennsylvania

Updated 7 months ago

How long does the background check actually take?? - 3 Replies

I interviewed and was hired Friday, was sent home to fill out the new hire paperwork so they could do a background check. I was told after I would...

Candyce in Starkville, Mississippi

Updated 7 months ago

Store Manager - 1 Reply

I have an upcoming interview for a store manager at a local dollar general. I'm very interested to learn a few things about this position. If...

StaceRs2215 in Arlington, Texas

How to transfer

So I work my butt off at my current store and its stressing me out so bad to add to the stress I have to drive 20 min to and from home to my store. I...

Tammie Harris011 in England, Arkansas

Updated 10 months ago

Dollar General Hiring Process - 3 Replies

I had an interview with the manager of my local Dollar General and I ended up getting hired. She told me to fill out the hiring packet that she sent...

Amber mcculley in Topeka, Kansas

Hiring inquiry

OK I applied a couple years ago but was on diversion so they said until it was completed I was not hire able well now it's done and I have been...

cecilyishere in Ahoskie, North Carolina

They cut me down to 4 hours, does this mean they want me to quit?

started off around 16 hours, then cut to 8, then in the middle of the week they called and told me not to come in, my hours were cut to 4. They told...

Erniestephm in Kingsville, Missouri


Can anyone please tell me how to contact a district manager for the Lincoln Missouri store? Or anyone who I can file a formal complaint, open...

Donna in Manchester, Kentucky

Transferring from one Dollar General to another in the same state?

I work Dollar General in the next county from me in Ky. The drive is too much. How do I go about transferring to the DollarDollar General in my...

TGPII in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 13 months ago

I have an interview with Dollar General but I only can work certain hours because of kids, will they work with me? - 2 Replies

Finally am able to get back into the work-force. Got an interview with Dollar General coming up this week. My problem is this: I am more than...

melanie6613 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 13 months ago

Dollar general - 1 Reply

I was with dg for 41/2 yrs done everything that they ask me to do an more , one day ou\s the blue the manager called me in an fired me for having to...

Melvin cook in Collins, Mississippi


I need A job

agm93 in Greensboro, North Carolina

Will Dollar General hire you with a dismissed simple assault charge?

MWill dollar general still approve your background check with a simple assault charge on your record?

Part time clerical seeker in Port Orange, Florida


I have been trying for about ten days to take the online assessment. I continually get error messages so I contact the IBM link DG has on their site....

Jakarta in North Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 20 months ago

dollar general background check. - 6 Replies

How long does a background check conducted by dollar general when being considered for employment take?

Msmiller in Boone, North Carolina

Hired & fired in a day

I went for the job interview just before Christmas,the sm said you're hired (lead sales associate) a week later sm called and told me to call a # to...

lina howard in charleston, Illinois

how do you transfer from one dollar general in one stae to another dollar general in a different state

i am a assistant manager an i want to move back to my home state because i am very unhappy here. so i wanted to find out how to transfer my job from...

Dash74 in Vernon, Texas

Transferring from one store to another

How would I go about transferring from one dg store to another dg store?

mhowell in Macon, Georgia

Updated 36 months ago

Dollar General Interview Questions. - 6 Replies

It's always hard to know what to expect when going in for that interview -- and preparation can make all the difference. What is the interview...

Jesusfreak123 in Edinboro, Pennsylvania

Will Dollar General transfer a brand new hire?

My boyfriend has recently lost his home and has no where to go. He has an interview this afternoon and I was wondering that if he got hired today...

willyssis in Titusville, Pennsylvania

Updated 41 months ago

hiring process - 1 Reply

I had an interview Monday that seemed to go very well and I'm pretty sure I have the job since an employee sitting in asked the manager what my hours...

willyssis in Titusville, Pennsylvania

Updated 41 months ago

How long should stocking take? - 1 Reply

Just curious. I just started working there and I want to know if I need to increase my speed (somehow!). How long should it take to completely empty...

fred5375 in Northfield, Ohio

Updated 45 months ago

Hired as Assistant Manager Awaiting Call - 2 Replies

I was hired at a job fair, completed Express Hiring, submitted my drug test, and am now waiting for my call. Last Thursday I did my online paperwork...


Updated 46 months ago

dollar general asessment test - 1 Reply

were do i go to take the asessment test?

Bluewatergirl in Dowagiac, Michigan

Updated 49 months ago

$7.50 an hour for Third Key? - 7 Replies

So I've worked for Dollar General for over a year now and was promoted to third key back in early June. I was told by my manager that my pay would...

Bluewatergirl in Dowagiac, Michigan

Coached because of basket size? Plus other stuff...

So I had to sign a piece of paper yesterday because I didn't sell enough one day. I didn't even know that existed. The assistant manager just...

41r_ r41D in Not where you'd think

Challenge: Wan't To Play A Game?

Next time you have to watch some stupid safety video, tobacco/alcohol sales training, etc., let's have some FUN. 1. Start>Run 2. In window that...

41r_ r41D in Interwebz, Tennessee

Updated 54 months ago

Hour Cuts For PT Associates - 2 Replies

How much does everyone else enjoy the fact that DG has decided to cut all part-time (everyone except management) employees down to 22 hours a week,...

PTKSue in Rosiclare, Illinois

Updated 56 months ago

3rd Key Duties/ASM Duties - 1 Reply

I work at a location that has no manager, and when the manager was present she wasn't present ya know. Out of the one month I have worked for them...

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