McDonald's Canada

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McDonald's Canada Reviews

Updated September 18, 2014
Updated September 18, 2014
149 Reviews
3.8
149 Reviews
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McDonald's Canada CEO John Betts
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46 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • The best part was the flexible hours (in 14 reviews)

  • great discount on food but youll get fat as hell (in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • minimum wage for entry level restaurant positions (in 10 reviews)

  • Work-Life balance is challenging but achievable (in 3 reviews)

More Highlights

Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Smelly but delightful and I loved it.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at McDonald's Canada

    Pros

    Free gym membership although I never went

    Cons

    Too competitive. But the pay is good.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Everybody love everybody and love Canada

  2.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Restaurant Manager  in  Carson, ND
    Current Employee - Restaurant Manager in Carson, ND

    I have been working at McDonald's Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Employee Friendly and good environment

    Cons

    Low salary but close to home that is why still owrking there

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    ok

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Cook  in  Ontario, CA
    Former Employee - Cook in Ontario, CA

    I worked at McDonald's Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    none of the above blah

    Cons

    it was fine and ok none

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Hell on Wheels while rolling

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Cook
    Current Employee - Cook

    I have been working at McDonald's Canada part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Food was microwaved. Pretty repetitive

    Cons

    Food was microwaved. Same food each break

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Allow us to leave the restaurant for breaks

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    worst than my previous job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Swing Manager  in  Ontario, CA
    Former Employee - Swing Manager in Ontario, CA

    I worked at McDonald's Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good training and management development

    Cons

    bad management and worse pay rate for staffs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    crew loyalty

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    A real education

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager  in  Toronto, KS
    Current Employee - Manager in Toronto, KS

    I have been working at McDonald's Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, great atmosphere, flexibility in work schedule.

    Cons

    Pay, the fact that you're working in the fast food industry.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Doing a great job. More discounts on food.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Crew Leader  in  North York, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Crew Leader in North York, ON (Canada)

    I worked at McDonald's Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Meet all types of people, good and bad

    Cons

    Hours can be long and scattered. Pay isn't something you could actually support yourself are a family on unless you were in management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Offer better pay and benefits

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    MCdonalds

    Former Employee - Cashier
    Former Employee - Cashier

    I worked at McDonald's Canada part-time

    Pros

    super fun and entertaining yet real

    Cons

    bad pay, hard work and had hours

  10.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Cashier  in  Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Cashier in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I worked at McDonald's Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great place to start to work in you don't have experience as you will learn quite a lot of skills.

    Cons

    Dealing with the occasional rude customers, must work a graveyard shift, no days off on holidays, work can be a bit boring for you if you don't like routinely jobs.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Better than it's reputation

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Crew Member  in  Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Crew Member in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at McDonald's Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Easy to get time off, scheduled raises, flexible scheduling

    Cons

    Boring and unfulfilling, but you can't expect that out of this type of work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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