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McDonald's Cook Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 5, 2014
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Cook

Interviewed at McDonald's

Interview Details – I went to McDonalds and asked them for a job and then they told me to fill out some form on their website. After a few months, they called me and begged me to come in for an interview. When I showed up, they told me that I wasn't what they were looking for because I have no idea what I'm doing.

Interview Question – Do you know how to cook anything?   Answer Question

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Cook
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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Cook
Jacksonville, FL

I applied online and the process took 4 days - interviewed at McDonald's in January 2013.

Interview Details – quick interview, started the same day

Interview Question – why do you want to work for us?   Answer Question

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Cook

I applied online and interviewed at McDonald's.

Interview Details – not hired terrible place.

Interview Question – just behavioral questions.   Answer Question

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Declined Offer

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Cook

I applied through college or university and interviewed at McDonald's.

Interview Details – easy

Interview Question – make a mcdouble right now   View Answer

Reason for Declining – harveys gave me a better offer

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Cook
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at McDonald's in March 2013.

Interview Details – They sit you down, ask why you would be a good fit, ask about your availability, and ask you to commit.

Interview Question – What is your favorite fruit   Answer Question

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Declined Offer

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Cook

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

Interview Details – Went smooth, very nice. The manager was very motivated to make a better workplace. Work conditions seem fair for a fast food restaurant.

Interview Question – Tell me about your teamwork experience. Tell me about what you do if you have more work than you can handle.   View Answer

Reason for Declining – Found a different job, closer to my home.

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Cook

The process took a day - interviewed at McDonald's in January 2008.

Interview Details – met with manager, chatted about job, didn't get the job. Pleaded for job, asked for new interview, then returned to the line up to get new interview with a different person. Asked for raise, then found out what pay scale was and called tim hortons to see if they were hiring.

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