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Found 100,430 of over 110K reviews
3.5
58% Recommend to a Friend
McDonald's CEO Chris Kempczinski
71% Approve of CEO

Found 87,960 of over 110K reviews

3.5
58%
Recommend to a Friend
71%
Approve of CEO
McDonald's CEO Chris Kempczinski
Chris Kempczinski
14,136 Ratings
Pros
  • "Benefits scheduling vacation time free food(in 4082 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours & excellent training(in 3412 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "poor working conditions low pay(in 2558 reviews)

  • "Sometimes you get rude customers(in 2103 reviews)

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    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years
      Featured Review

      Good Management

      3 Aug 2022 - Associate in Greensburg, PA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Management was great and the pay was fair. Also we got free meals and drinks.

      Cons

      None that I can think of.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work short term

      23 Jan 2023 - Customer Service 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work hours Kind staff Helpful

      Cons

      Can be a bit repetitive at times

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      4 Feb 2023 - Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Free food, career progression, good company culture

      Cons

      Long hours, dealing with public

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Manager

      3 Feb 2023 - Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Free food for staff members Flexible hours Fun environment

      Cons

      Late nights felt unsafe Long hours Milkshakes

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Decent

      2 Feb 2023 - McDonalds Crew Trainer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good experience with customer service snd training.

      Cons

      Stressful times during peak hours

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to start to be employed

      31 Jan 2023 - Sales Associate/Cashier in Dundrum, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Customer facing role, high energy, busy role

      Cons

      Same cons as any other hospitality jobs, not often possible to have a free weekend or have time off around major events.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good workplace

      30 Jan 2023 - Cashier in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      organised, good hours, good pay

      Cons

      management, co workers, customers were abrasive

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Work Place

      30 Jan 2023 - Crew Member in Cork
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good Team Work, Fair Management

      Cons

      Long Hours, customers can be challenging

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      easy

      29 Jan 2023 - Crewmate in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      easy easy and its very easy

      Cons

      how easy it was to work in mcdonalds

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Meh

      29 Jan 2023 - Crew Member in Crumlin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good hours and very flexible

      Cons

      Bad bonuses bad Sunday rates

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