McDonald's Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at McDonald's?

3.4Work/Life Balance
3.3Job Security/Advancement
Decent Starter Job
Written by Crew Member (Current Employee) from Scotland on 21 January 2019
Now, McDonalds is a decent place for a beginner to enter into the workforce, however, the pay is so low compared to similar careers and the job becomes soul sucking after a period of time. While I didn't hate my time working here, I can't reccomend it nor would I ever do it again. It started to make me miserable after about 6 months, and while the people - more... you work with will likely be great, managment may be nitpicky and pull you up for the smallest discrepencies. Again, a great starting point, but a soul-crushing job to have to do. Towards the end of my career here, I got into a minor spat with ... - less
ProsDiscounts, Free on-shift meals, Fun Teammates
ConsPoor shift hours, neglecting contracted hours, annoying management, Poor pay
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