McDonald's UK

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McDonald's UK Reviews

Updated Jul 19, 2014
McDonald's UK – UK – “Just taking it easy”

All Employees Current Employees Only

3.2 69 reviews

82% Approve of the CEO

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Jill McDonald

(22 ratings)

68% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great flexible hours, and home situation was taken into consideration when deciding on shifts(in 7 reviews)

  • Friendly coworkers, clean conditions, free food on breaks(in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • There is no work-life balance they just expect people to life for work(in 3 reviews)

  • Also, the pay is not very competitive with some of the market as Mc Donald's only offers a starting rate of minimum wage(in 4 reviews)

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    friendly experience meeting new people

    Crew Member (Former Employee) Waianae, HI

    Prosyou should work for McDonalds because u get to meet all sorts of new people from all over the place .make themsmile after u serve them a nice hot delious meal. like working fast paced with a wide range of different cultures..

    Consvery fast pace..lots of fun tho. some rastaurants arent big enough so no room to really work. some machines arent working proply, crtain employees need to supervised closely,we are at work not to baby sit

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    it was good at first then my hours started getting bad.

    Crew Member (Former Employee) Miami, FL

    Prosfriendly employees terrible managers mistreated racist

    Conslack of communication terrible hours

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    I was a cashier for the front

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosfast pace fun and productive

    ConsAttitudes from employees and customers

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    I loved seeing the customers everyday.

    Cashier (Former Employee) Philadelphia, PA

    ProsThe customers, Employees, and great work experience.

    ConsSome of the drama between the rude customers and co-workers.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Disorganized

    Shift Manager (Former Employee) Warren, MI

    ProsGetting experience in management is an opportunity

    ConsBad company to work for

    Advice to Senior ManagementShow employees they are appreciated

     

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSome of the better reasons to work at mcdonalds include the distance to travel to work is always convenient. I guess you can save some gas money.

    ConsSome of the reasons not to work at mcdonalds is the unhealthy food and the overworked managers,

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    never been in uk but they are the same everywhere

    Cashier (Former Employee) Tacoma, WA

    Proscool people who make the work day awsome

    Consvery very busy at times

    Advice to Senior Managementnothing

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Goddard McDonalds

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prostasty, bad for you food at njormally a great time.

    ConsIf I were manager, I would have every one of those employees outisde (and inside) picking up trash until the place shone. All Day. Every day that I didn't have a job for them at the moment.

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    Food sucks

    Cook (Former Employee) Detroit, MI

    Prosfree food, free food, free food

    Consmoney sucks, money sucks, money sucks

    Advice to Senior Managementmore education

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Cashier

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat place to work in the UK.

    ConsVery fast pace... Lot of customers

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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