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McDonald's Reviews

Updated 22 Aug 2019

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73%
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McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook
Steve Easterbrook
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  1. "Head Chef"

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    Current Employee - Chef 

    I have been working at McDonald's

    Pros

    Good working environment, good culture

    Cons

    Hard to resist not buying chicken nuggets every day!

    McDonald's2019-08-16
  2. "Crew trainer"

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    Current Employee - Crew Trainer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people (some times) Potential opportunities

    Cons

    Works not valued They know they can always replace you

    Advice to Management

    Nothing ya doing a stressful job

    McDonald's2019-08-22
  3. "Really good for a first job"

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    Former Employee - Crew Member 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Made so many new friends

    Cons

    Often short staffed and busy

    McDonald's2019-08-20
  4. "Good first step in the door for highschoolers"

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    Former Employee - Cross Trained Staff 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at McDonald's for more than a year

    Pros

    The people and discounted food

    Cons

    Smelling gross after every shift, getting fat from eating heaps due to discount.

    McDonald's2019-08-18
  5. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Staff in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    People are friendly, helpful Decent paid for first job

    Cons

    Management , No promotion necessary No future career Rude customer

    McDonald's2019-08-18
  6. "Great training and development opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Brisbane
    Recommends

    I have been working at McDonald's part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great training, amazing people you meet and work with, super flexible hours, always something to do

    Cons

    Shift times can really strain the body, long working hours

    McDonald's2019-08-19
  7. "Great place to start"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Wollert

    I worked at McDonald's part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great training, learnt a lot, has given me a lot of skills that has led to my career

    Cons

    Can be very stressful/busy, junior rates but working harder than most, if you're good at your work they roster you for more hours but you're expected to carry the weight of the bad team members

    Advice to Management

    Learn to control your anger during peak hours, we're people not your animals

    McDonald's2019-08-16
  8. "good"

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    Current Employee - Crew 

    I have been working at McDonald's part-time

    Pros

    pay and hours are good

    Cons

    dealing with aggressive customers is annoying

    McDonald's2019-08-16
  9. "Great workplace"

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    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor 

    I have been working at McDonald's full-time

    Pros

    Best culture and perks to get you started in life

    Cons

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    Advice to Management

    Great training

    McDonald's2019-08-14
  10. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Cleaner Night Shift in Fairy Meadow
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at McDonald's part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    . Great crewmates . Well paid . Great working experience . Meeting different people

    Cons

    . Customers behaviour . Busy holiday shifts