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McDonald's Cook Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 24, 2014
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Fry Cook Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate

Interviewed at McDonald's

Interview Details – they were polite and well spoken, aggresively kind and helpediwht problesm

Interview Question – they asked me if i had any kids to feed   Answer Question

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Cook Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Philadelphia, PA

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at McDonald's in July 2013.

Interview Details – Walked into the store and filled out an application. Met with the manager ad was hired on the spot

Interview Question – Will you work nights and weekends?   View Answer

Reason for Declining – I did not want to clean floors or bathrooms

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook
Mattapan, MA

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at McDonald's in April 2011.

Interview Details – Filled the application out online. That same week, got called for an in person interview and got hired that same day. Then went to orientation, took about two hours

Negotiation Details – NO Negotiation!

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No Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Fry Cook Interview

Fry Cook
Atlanta, GA

I applied in-person - interviewed at McDonald's in April 2010.

Interview Details – they had a sign up for fry cooks, I went in the building and filled out a hiring forum sheet. They called back after three days and asked what my hours would be, if I wanted to be part time or full time. I said part time since I was in college.

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Declined Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Cook, Fast Food Interview

Cook, Fast Food
Stafford, VA

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at McDonald's in January 2010.

Interview Details – hiring was quick and easy

Reason for Declining – salary wasn't what I wanted.

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Fry Cook Interview

Fry Cook
Milwaukee, WI

I interviewed at McDonald's in January 2014.

Interview Details – It was one interview and I got the job

Interview Question – What is your greatest weakness?   Answer Question

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Declined Offer

Negative Experience

Easy Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook

I applied in-person and interviewed at McDonald's.

Interview Details – The hiring and interview process was not organized and I felt like it was a waste of time. The manager did not seem experienced in giving interviews. I was told to show up at a specific time, and when I did the manager was not prepared.

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Accepted Offer

Negative Experience

Very Easy Interview

Fry Cook Interview

Fry Cook
New York, NY

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at McDonald's in June 2012.

Interview Details – Walked in, talked to manager, asked questions.

Interview Question – How much do you want   Answer Question

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook Interview

Crew Member/Grill Cook
High Point, NC

I applied online and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at McDonald's in November 2012.

Interview Details – I applied online and they called me at least a month later for an interview.

Interview Question – Nothing, basically got handed the job.   View Answer

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No Offer

Negative Experience

Average Interview

Fry Cook Interview

Fry Cook
Princeton, NJ

I applied in-person - interviewed at McDonald's in October 2010.

Interview Details – Friend of a friend said it was a great place to work with good benefits (free Big Mac's)

Interview Question – How would I handle difficult customers   View Answer

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