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Interviews at Dollar General

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  1. Helpful (38)  

    Computer Programmer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Goodlettsville, TN (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Dollar General (Goodlettsville, TN (US)) in May 2011.

    Interview

    The process went from resume to a call with the manager to a call with the team to an interview day with the team, then the manager, then his boss, then the boss' boss.

    Interview Questions

    • Why did I want to work for the company.   22 Answers

  2. Helpful (5)  

    Part Time Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Flippin, AR (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Dollar General (Flippin, AR (US)) in September 2016.

    Interview

    It took about ten minutes. The assistant manager interviewed me and talked about herself the entire time. I was offered the job but had to wait until the background check came back.

    Interview Questions

    • I don't recall any specific questions asked of me. I think I may have been asked about my availability.   1 Answer
  3.  

    Pizza Delivery Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Dollar General (Kansas City, MO (US)) in January 2016.

    Interview

    During the interview process it went very well there were only basic questions that were required to be answered and there were minimum requirements such as high school diploma and everything that needed to be know was taught or learned by me ( employee ) in the process of getting the job

    Interview Questions

    • How well do you work with people ?   1 Answer

  4.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Applied for the position on the company's website and received a call about 2 weeks from a store manger saying they had a position open. Interviewed with the store manager at the store in the office. My interview took about an hour.

    Interview Questions


  5. Helpful (7)  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Dollar General in June 2009.

    Interview

    Received a call to setup a phone interview with recruiter for Dollar General. The phone interview was pretty easy. Basic interview questions such as tell me about yourself, what type of manager are you, etc. There were also questions as to how did you handle loss prevention in your stores and what have you learned from hiring decisions.

    Interview Questions

    • From past experience how have to handled loss prevention in your stores (internally and externally)?   Answer Question
    • How do you determine if you have made the right hiring decision for a potential employee?   Answer Question

  6. Helpful (2)  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, GA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Dollar General (Dallas, GA (US)) in August 2011.

    Interview

    There wasn't much of one...I took the assessment test and drug test, passed both and was hired on immediately!

    Negotiation

    Oh yeah! I negotiated well. Probably could have negotiated more looking back on it!


  7.  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Southaven, MS (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Dollar General (Southaven, MS (US)) in August 2018.

    Interview

    They only want to know whether or not you will be a good slave. They want to know that you will work yourself to death and not expect compensation that is decent for the hard work you do.

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Dollar General in December 2018.

    Interview

    Quick informal interview at the location I was applying to (I applied online - I found the position posting online but I my cousin was working at another location) with the store manager. Was a little unclear as far as if I would be hired for the position I applied for, but ultimately I was hired for the position I applied for.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have experience with stocking and throwing freight?   1 Answer

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    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Holcomb, MS (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Dollar General (Holcomb, MS (US)) in October 2017.

    Interview

    The interview was pretty straight forward. You have to take a drug test and they run a background check for Management positions. The hiring Manager did not disclose everything that was expected of me and most things I had to learn on my own.

    Interview Questions


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    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Baton Rouge, LA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Dollar General (Baton Rouge, LA (US)) in March 2016.

    Interview

    She wanted to know what my past history was regarding my employment. Why I was laid off. Management experience. It was very laid back and informal. We interviewed in the store, in her office. She explained the processes and asked could I hand the high demand and stress.

    Interview Questions


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