Find companies:
McDonald's
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
23,735 reviews

McDonald's Employer Reviews

Company Attributes

  • Job Work/Life Balance
  • Salary/Benefits
  • Job Security/Advancement
  • Management
  • Job Culture
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Working at McDonalds
Customer Care Specialist (Current Employee), mississauga, onJuly 28, 2014
Pros: discounted lunch, fun crew outings
Cons: smelling like food
Working at McDonalds I learned how to provide efficient service. I learned how to deal with situations and customers in a respectable manner. The best part is the crew because I am a people person and I enjoying making laugh and allowing them to feel comfortable in their environment. The hardest part is keeping your patience when you have disrespectful – more... customers or impatient ones. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
great place to learn how to multitask
Crew (Current Employee), London, ONJuly 28, 2014
fast paced environment
depending on crew its a great community
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Fun place to work at with good perks
Cashier (Former Employee), Niagara Falls, ONJuly 28, 2014
Taking customers orders, cleaning tables and assisting drive thru .
Management was good
Coworkers were good.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
very unfair management
Cashier, Drive-thru, Kitchen (Former Employee), Marystown NLJuly 26, 2014
Pros: 50% discount
Cons: shifts were always too long, or way to short
a typical day at work would be show up, find a manager that would help you get a till so you could count your cash, sign in, and start. Once started depending on where I was in the store that day I would have different jobs. I found that all employees were NOT treated fair at all. Some employees were "favored." The hardest part of my job was fixing – more... orders that were sent out wrong, and dealing with annoyed customers. The most enjoyable part of my job, was helping the kids and seeing the smiles on their face when I made a connection with them by asking what they wanted or by handing them their food. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
fun workplace, good training, ensuring correct and standard procedures
Swing Manager (Current Employee), Doha, DAWJuly 24, 2014
Pros: free foods, benefits, free accommodation, with service
Cons: long hours
i am very enjoying working in Mc Donalds, i have a career growth ing this industry, i've learned so much things here, such as proper and standard procedures. all the managers are very active, they also open to our suggestion, they all have proper communication in every employee. here in Qatar there are different natonalities working in Mc Donalds, but – more... it doesnt mean that they cannot communicate properly,, most of the crew here are willing to learn and can easily to get along.
the hardest part of the job is sometimes you need to extend long hours of duty, but it is included in the contract that we signed.
the most enjoyable is we are learning while working, we also have crew meetings, outings which we can enjoy a lot. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
My first real job.
General Staff (Former Employee), 11007 23 Ave NW Edmonton, ABJuly 24, 2014
Pros: half price burgers
Cons: the smell
I worked at Mc Donalds when I was fifteen years old. I worked for about 6 months. I worked on the grill and prepared burgers, wraps, and sandwiches. I worked 3-6 hours shifts. I learned valuable team work skills. I got along with the management. I did not talk much because I am shy but that does not mean I am not a hard worker. The most enjoyable part – more... of work was actually seeing the customers faces when the burgers were done. There was many things that I enjoyed one for instants was working. It was a way to occupy my time. I enjoyed the schedule and having people around me almost every time I worked. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Productive and fun workplace
Swing Manager (Former Employee), Milton, ONJuly 23, 2014
Pros: free company trips twice a year. 50% off food
Cons: limited hours at times
Fun and productive work place if you get along with the management and staff. Customers can be a pain, but welcome to retail/customer service, as expected. Flexible hours and management is usually able to accommodate.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
FAIR
service crew (Current Employee), Doha, DAWJuly 22, 2014
8 HOURS A DAY
GOOD HOSPITALITY AND SERVICE
HOW TO MANAGED SAFE
GOOD COMMUNICATION
KNOWLEGDEABLE ARAB PEOPLE
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Great way to gain experience.
Cashier/Cook (Former Employee), Ottawa, ONJuly 22, 2014
Pros: discount on all food items, free uniforms, paid training
Cons: customers
When working at Mcdonald's, you learn so many basic transferable skills. Right from day one, you learn how to time manage, how to properly deal with customers, how to handle stressful situations, and basic housekeeping. The only downside I really had was a place like this can only take you so far. I know that I do not want to be here when I am in my – more... thirties or older. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Productive but slow workplace
Cashier (Former Employee), Burnaby, BCJuly 22, 2014
Pros: crew meal (50%)
Cons: very boring
Standing at a till all day taking orders and counting money
I learned great costumer service skills
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
productive
food counter attendant (Former Employee), westgateJuly 18, 2014
Pros: free food
Cons: no hours
i had fun working there but they give low hours and they pay really low
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Quality
Crew trainer (Former Employee), MontrĂ©al, QCJuly 18, 2014
Pros: flexible hours
Cons: minimum wage
Quality was just as important and quantity. During my two years of working as an Mcdonalds employee I learnt the importance of cleanliness and to always keep the customer satisfied.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
a fun place to work with lots of room to grow
Kitchen crew (Former Employee), Shediac, NBJuly 17, 2014
Pros: incentives for a good job
Cons: worked long hrs with no breaks durring busy times
Well a typical day at work at mcdonalds consist of a fast pased inviroment prepairing burgers for customers,when we got new burgers we had to learn how to make them the right way.
Loved working in a team inviroment everyone worked well together and help eachother out when needed.
The hardest part of this job was trying to rember all the products that – more... had to be made correctly.
The most enjoyble part of my job here was interacting with the other staff and the customers and trying to help out a customer with a complant and make them leave happy. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
My experience at McDonald's
Team Member (Current Employee), London, OnJuly 16, 2014
Pros: learned new skills
Cons: not enjoyable to work there.
Enjoy working at McDonald's, but over the last year I'v been there, the store has changed and have not been enjoying it as I used to.
I want to start a new job and get more experience out of a new job.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
A great place to work!
Team Leader (Current Employee), Mount Pearl, NLJuly 16, 2014
I believe McDonald's is a great place to work. I get along great with all my co-workers, and I always feel well respected.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Good experience
Cashier (Former Employee), Greater Sudbury, ONJuly 15, 2014
Pros: some people you work with
Cons: angry customers
There are so many tasks that have to be completed when doing this job. Whether it be multi tasking or qudra tasking. It can get very stressful but I have been doing it for four and a half years now. I have learned a lot about customer service, quality, food management, safety, cleanliness, managing, money management, time management and more! The hardest – more... part about the job have got to be the angry customers or the mean customers, but the nice customers sure do make up for it! My favorite part is the magic moments created when there is a regular customer and you are a name to name basis with them, it makes it feel more real. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Learn a lot and good flexible scheduling
Team Leader/Opening Manager (Current Employee), Penticton, BCJuly 15, 2014
Pros: half off food
Cons: little pay
A typical day at work is taking charge to make sure everything runs smoothly and to make sure that customers are satisfied. I learned all the basics while working there for 5 years. From how to make coffee and take orders, to solving problems and trying to run a restaurant. At the end of the day it's not where you work, its who you work with that will – more... make or break your day. I do my best to be a team player and get along with everyone and I have made a lot of friends working there. The hardest part of the job is when you cannot solve a problem during busy peak hours and the most enjoyable part of this job is compliments from customers. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
we have good products ...and hospitality training
Team trainer in customer service (Current Employee), Edmonton, ABJuly 14, 2014
Pros: lunches are half price
Cons: need more hours
typical day at work is all about preparations for next day r following staff.....i learned to find solutions for difficult situations.
my co-workers are very hard working and goes above and beyond to please customers ...hardest part of job is late night shifts 10pm-6 am ..most enjoyable part of job is reaching our targets
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Productive and fun place to work at
Assistant Manager (Former Employee), Vancouver, BCJuly 14, 2014
Pros: incentives
Cons: standing long hours
The place keeps your mind and body upbeat at all times. You get to learn different procedures from making McDonald's sandwiches to obtaining management skills such as leading the team through a peak periods.

You'll get to meet people from different background and culture. Fun to have culture exchange!
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
it was very excellent.
Dishwasher duty (Former Employee), Prince Albert, SKJuly 14, 2014
Pros: great managers, employees, supervisors.
I learned to work in a fast paced environment, while remaining calm at all times. I understood that cleanliness is essential, and to do what I can so the day runs smoothly.

1 2 3 4 5

About McDonald's

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE: MCD) is the world's largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants, serving around 68 million – Read more