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McDonald's Reviews

Updated 17 December 2017
16,285 reviews

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Pros
  • McDonald's is a good first job for young adults (in 500 reviews)

  • The best part is that i get to meet new people every day, I love meeting new people (in 275 reviews)

Cons
  • Rude customers from time to time (in 601 reviews)

  • Long hours; Challenging environment; Large division (in 501 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Good part time job for students"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Kitchen Staff in Leeds, England
    Former Employee - Kitchen Staff in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible, salary on time, good procedures.

    Cons

    Might be a bit tiring, especially if you do night shifts.


  2. "Great job"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mcdonalds Crew Member in Sheerness, England
    Current Employee - Mcdonalds Crew Member in Sheerness, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    The new system is harder

    Advice to Management

    Keep up your doing


  3. "Excellent choice for under-25s"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Care Assistant in Birkenhead, England
    Current Employee - Customer Care Assistant in Birkenhead, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    This is the only non-managerial/supervisory role at McDonald's in which the wage is given indiscriminate of age.
    Flexible hours.

    Cons

    Can be stressful, obviously some members of the public are unbearable


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  5. "McHappy"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Big Mac Sauce Technician in London, England
    Former Employee - Big Mac Sauce Technician in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great team environment. The uniform is of high quality fabric.

    Cons

    The beeping...
    The customers.
    My fingers hurt.

    Advice to Management

    More free nuggets.


  6. "Doing this so I can gain access"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Stop pressuring me to do damn reviews

    Cons

    This damn website SCREAM SCREAM


  7. "Crew trainer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - McDonalds Crew Trainer in Glasgow, Scotland
    Current Employee - McDonalds Crew Trainer in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay good staff good discounts

    Cons

    Unsociable hours bad scheduling staff rotation


  8. "Crew Worker at McDonalds"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Worker in Solihull, England
    Former Employee - Crew Worker in Solihull, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    discounts on food, get along with the team very well, safe environment, good customers especially the regulars, good training also provided

    Cons

    busy shifts, called in early sometimes an hour prior to starting work, the shifts were not on a minimum hour contract so sometimes would be hard to get a shift


  9. "Great!"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's part-time

    Pros

    Learnt many life skills that have helped me throughout my life

    Cons

    Can be quite stressful at times

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up!


  10. "Great"

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

    I worked at McDonald's part-time

    Pros

    the whole process was easy with applying and while there i was treated well

    Cons

    some very late shifts at times


  11. "Crew Member"

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    Former Employee - Crew Member in South Wigston, England
    Former Employee - Crew Member in South Wigston, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, many benefits and discounts in shops.

    Cons

    Very stressful work conditions. Very long shifts.

    Advice to Management

    Important to support their crew more.


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