Dollar General to Add Up to 10,000 Employees in May

by Nate Wooley | May 3, 2013 10:49 am

Dollar General to Add Up to 10,000 Employees in May

DollarGeneral Dollar General to Add Up to 10,000 Employees in May[1]Discount retailer Dollar General (NYSE:DG[2]) is planning to increase its payroll.

The retailer — which has just under 10,000 stores — is planning to add as many as 10,000 employees in May alone, The Kansas City Star reports[3].

The new jobs will be added at both the company’s stores and its regional distribution hubs, the company says. In the 40 states with Dollar General stores, there will be 170 hiring fairs held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 18.

“Dollar General is seeking to hire people with the attitude, aptitude and ambition to build a career with us and support our mission of Serving Others,” CEO Rick Dreiling said in a release.

Those interested in working for Dollar General can learn more here[4].

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Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/DollarGeneral.png
  2. DG: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=DG
  3. The Kansas City Star reports: http://www.kansascity.com/2013/05/01/4212219/dollar-general-plans-to-hire-10000.html
  4. can learn more here: http://www2.dollargeneral.com/DG-Careers/Pages/index.aspx
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