Family Dollar is a small-box discount retailer that retails everyday items at low prices. They owe much of their success not only to their affordable prices, but also to their courteous, friendly, helpful staff. Prospective applicants who possess these qualities and who have a professional work ethic are welcome to apply for positions with the company www.familydollar.com.
WHAT IS FAMILY DOLLAR?
Family Dollar is an American variety store chain in the United States. With over 8,000 locations in all states except Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington, it is the second largest retailer of its type in the United States. Family Dollar is headquartered in Matthews, a suburb of Charlotte, North Carolina, where it employs 1,400 people.
WHY FAMILY DOLLAR?
Why Family Dollar? Because of the benefits, one gets from the company. They are not so reputed for having extraordinarily high salaries and lavish bonuses. But Family Dollar’s remuneration packages are competitive and they also bestow upon their valued employees’ generous benefits. Here are a few:
- 401(K) Savings and Retirement Plans
- Employee Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
- Medical Insurance
- Dental benefits
- Vision benefits
- Prescription health benefits
- Life Insurance
- Short term and long term disability benefits
- Wellness Programs
Apart from this, their eligible staff also receives bonuses on top of their salary. There are also travel bonuses, cash incentives, gifts and other discounts depending on the employee’s position and performance. The Commission may be paid to marketing/sales positions while overtime and night differential pay is given to staff that works beyond regular hours or on their rest days.
HOW TO APPLY AT FAMILY DOLLAR?
Go to Family Dollar Career Page: http://corporate.familydollar.com/pages/careers.aspx to find out about vacancies. The Positions Available at Family Dollar include Sales Associate, Field Specialist, Assistant Store Manager, Customer Service Representative, Store Manager, District Manager, Security Guard, General Warehouse Worker, Repack Stocker, Maintenance Tech III, Repack Order Filler, Forklift Operator, Bulk Order Filler, Shipping Loader, Forklift Operator.
The Family Dollar application process starts when an applicant submits their resume to the company’s careers webpage. From there, the application is screened and a background check may be conducted. Those who pass the screening will be requested to attend an interview. The interview can be conducted one-on-one or in a panel. For store personnel, interviews are conducted at the store. For office personnel, the interview will be at the main office. Interested parties can submit their Family Dollar application through the website to start the screening process. Candidates may be asked to submit other relevant documents, such as certifications, that can vouch for their skills and experience.