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Not for me

ProFrequently available job vacancies; meal allowance...

ConsWorking environment can be terrible. Long hours ca...

----------------------------------------- WORKING AT MCDONALD'S ----------------------------------------- I worked at MacDonald's for about 7 months when I was at university. I was a full time student at university, but my schedule meant that I only had lectures 3 days a week, which left me with...

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“I'm NOT lovin' it!”

published 14/09/2006

ProThe other employees!

ConsPay, long hours, stress, customers, working condit...

So you have decided to become a fast food guru. The ideal place to start would probably be the most famous of all fast food restaurants - McDonalds. With more than 30,000 restaurants in 119 countries across the world, McDonalds as a company serves more than 50 million customers every single day...

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ProVery Flexible, Easy to Get Promoted For Better Pay...

ConsLonger Shifts Can Get Very Hot and Tiring. Minimum...

I must say when I first started, I did have some reservations about being from private school and working at Mcdonalds. I was not looking forward to encountering the stereotypical cons in my Mcjob, but after 19 months, these have all been unfounded. I joined because I need something to fit around...

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Good

ProRegular Perfomance review including pay increase, ...

ConsRude Customers, Lazy Management, long hours, lack ...

I first became employed in McDonalds store no 773 in August 1999 at just 16 years of age. I had just finished my GCSE's and needed to get a job to fund driving lessons etc. Both of my brothers had previously worked for McDonalds and although there were some bad points they always had a great...

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Not for me

ProCures hanovers

Constaste awful, processed rubbish.

The McDonald's restaurants can be found in over 120 different countries around the world, making them the world's largest chain of fast food restaurants, on a daily basis McDonalds can serve over 54 million customers a day. Over the years McDonald's has become well known or it's hamburgers...

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“McDonalds”

published 08/11/2004

ProFlexible Hours

ConsSmall Pay

I worked in a McDonalds Restaurant in Newcastle for three years and contrary to what people might have experienced I personally loved it. I spent most of my time there on till or on the express till as I had the best speeds in the restaurant and I found the day went fast. I did the odd shift on...

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Good

“McDonalds to go!!!”

published 03/02/2005

ProStart there from 16

Conslong hours, few weekends off, low pay

I worked in a McDonalds Restaurant in Bexhill from the day it opened until April 1993 which was actually only 3 years but seems like a life time. Anybody who goes into that job with the ’it an easy life attitude’ is in for a rude awakening because there are so many rules and regulations that have...

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“The grease pits of McDonalds”

published 20/03/2004

ProMoney

Consbad shifts, , bad atmosphere, customers AND manage...

To fund my days at college i decided to get a part time job during the week, McDonalds seemed the ideal place from the local ad in the paper..... how wrong i was. This occured to me on my first ever day at the grease pits. I was handed a old uniform that was previously worn by a ex-employee, the...

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Not for me

Prolearnt not to be a push over and stand up for myse...

Conssmelling of grease, low wages, poor treatment of s...

Well, where shall i begin. i was 16 and wanted to find my first weekend job. i saw the sign in the store in feltham, the year - 1994. the manager at the time was charming and friendly. he explained to me that the job was a highly pressured one that relied on everyone working together as a team...

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Good

“McDonalds Goes Green!?”

published 06/06/2007

ProMore Ethical Positioning

ConsDamage to the Brand Image? Change in Corporate Ide...

I was walking through town today, and experienced utter shock when I walked past my local McDonalds! It had gone green!... Literally! The whole shop front had been renovated and repainted in a fowl dark green colour, while the infamous "M" remained bright yellow. It was utterly strange, people...

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“McDonalds (not so) fast food”

published 09/06/2009

ProIts convenient

ConsIts slow, cold, unfulfilling and expensive.

McDonalds is probably the best known fast food chain in the world, everybody recognises the "golden arch" trademark of McDonalds. A Little History: McDonalds is an American fast food chain which has spread across the world, and there are now over 31,000 locations worldwide. McDonalds was founded...

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Excellent

“are you lovin it?”

published 14/02/2005

Proits largely up to you how you progress, flexibilit...

Conshours can be long, pay

I am a floor manager in a Coventry Store. I had never done work like this before I started at McDonalds 3 years ago. I had a small child who had just started school and I wanted a job that was flexible enough to fit in around him. There are not many jobs like this around. I applied to McDonalds...

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Not for me

Prolimited free food

Conscustomers shouting at you, managers abusing you, b...

The Staff DO NOT spit in the Drinks, shakes, food etc (as much as I would love to there are too many managers around to do this). I used to work for Mc Hell Store number 0661 (e-mail 0661@uk.mcd.com) Kings Lynn 2 as a Crew Member. I really hated working there but I had to keep going on because I...

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“Hard work”

published 28/07/2006

ProFlexable, friendly staff

ConsWorking the close shift!, busy, paid every 2 weeks

I worked at McDonalds, Ferndown, Dorset for about 1 month or just over, may - june 2006. Before you start in store you are sent on a induction day, so for the store I worked (my store was a franchise) in I was sent to Salisbury, where you are sat in a room with other new crew members with the...

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Satisfactory

Profree food on breaks, have a laugh with other worke...

Consslave labour, disrespect from management, boring w...

INTRODUCTION I am writing this review to tell you the benefits and disavantages of working at McDonalds. I am able to do this as I used to work at a McDonalds and used to work there for over 4 years. I started in June 2000 and left April 2005 although I did leave the job in between and I came...

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