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Dollar Tree Reviews

Updated 19 November, 2018
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Pros
  • "flexible hours when scheduling shift" (in 85 reviews)

  • "It's very fast paced and it makes the day go by quickly" (in 78 reviews)

Cons
  • "50/hour above your state's minimum wage with an annual wage increase of" (in 171 reviews)

  • "only part time hard to live on with out 2nd job" (in 152 reviews)

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  1. "cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar Tree part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    is a good place to work

    Cons

    too busy store for the pay is not good

    Advice to Management

    increase wage


  2. "Good Coworkers, Not So Good Upper Management"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in New Westminster, BC
    Former Employee - Cashier in New Westminster, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    *Good place to start off.
    *Reasonable managers.
    *Get to know your regular customers a lot.

    Cons

    *Under-staffing issues, especially during rush hour.
    *Upper management is completely unreasonable and is literally stingy.
    *Constant shoplifters left and right, no in-store security to watch them.
    *A lot of unreasonable requests from upper management to ASMs and cashiers, while expecting them to double or even triple their workload.
    *No discounts or benefits.

    Advice to Management

    Your managers are doing fine. Upper management is the whole damn problem. PRIORITIZE YOU EMPLOYEES IF YOU CARE ABOUT MAKING A $1.25 SALE!!!

  3. "dollartree"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Stittsville, ON
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Stittsville, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar Tree full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    flexible hours, great people to work with and so many experiences to learn new things in the retail industry.

    Cons

    amount of work sometimes, not enough time half the time to complete tasks. and sometimes you get those employees are too high and mighty and obnoxious to work with.


  4. "Cashier and retail"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Ottawa, ON
    Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar Tree part-time

    Pros

    Is a nice place to work
    The team is really good

    Cons

    Lots of work to do than the pay rate

    Advice to Management

    Increase the pay


  5. "Flexible schedule, repetitive and entry level job"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar Tree part-time

    Pros

    Casual Atmosphere with friendly people.

    Cons

    Repetitive tasks but suitable for entry level position


  6. "Non Satisfactory"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar Tree part-time

    Pros

    Decent job for student or elders, over employed

    Cons

    No advancement or Serious responsibilities

    Advice to Management

    Too many employees


  7. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar Tree full-time

    Pros

    -Good place to work; good work environment

    Cons

    -More communication is needed with upper management

  8. "Typical"

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    Former Employee - Management in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Management in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Dollar Tree full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It's a job not much else

    Cons

    Typical retail job. Lots of work but little time. Not a lot of hours given for staff and fee benefits.

    Advice to Management

    More payroll and benefits to staff to get the work done.


  9. "Okay job"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Cashier in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Its a job that pays

    Cons

    Its not a great job that pays

    Advice to Management

    Pay more


  10. "store manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Advancement opportunities within the company. Awesome place to shop

    Cons

    no cons. open up more stores. demand is there

    Advice to Management

    the opening of more stores in certain cities


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