r/McDonalds – Getting a job at McDonald’s (loads of questions)
A 16-year-old girl wants to apply for her first job at McDonald’s this summer, but she has a few questions about what she should bring to the interview. Minimum wage is 9.5 dollars starting July 1st, does that apply to McDonald’s? Also, what taxes will be deducted from my paycheck?
Is McDonalds hard to work at?
Yes, working at McDonald’s is difficult; I should say “excel at working at McDonald’s,” because there are a lot of things that are simple to do there. I have a strong work ethic, and not being able to excel at a job depressed me.
How long does it take for McDonald’s to hire you?
The McDonald’s Hiring Process Interviews do not guarantee employment, and the overall process can take anywhere from a day to two weeks.
Does McDonalds hire easily?
It is very easy to get a job at McDonald’s during the summer because it is our busiest time of the year and we hire a lot of people then. If you are hired, your orientation day will most likely be within a week of your job offer, and this is when you will receive your uniform and other benefits.
Does everyone get hired at McDonalds?
Yes, they will hire anyone; yes, they do; yes, they do so in order for workers to gain the necessary experience for when they try to find another job; yes, that is how many people are employed.
Do McDonalds employees get free food?
McDonald’s Restaurant employees are entitled to free or discounted meals.
Can you wear jeans to a McDonalds interview?
Wear a dress shirt with a collar and a business tie, as this is what most male managers wear, and dress shoes. Neither men nor women should wear jeans to a management interview, regardless of how nice the jeans are.
Does McDonald’s pay you for orientation?
Yes, I was compensated for my McDonald’s orientation, as well as any classes for new items added to our menu, such as signature sandwiches or dipped cones.
What can I expect at McDonalds orientation?
Orientation day will give you the opportunity to network with other McDonald’s employees and learn more about the company, as well as hear from your manager about a typical day at work and what you can expect.
How do you answer why should I hire you?
u201cTo be honest, I have all of the skills and experience that you’re looking for, and I’m pretty confident that I’m the best candidate for this job role, not only because of my previous project experience, but also because of my people skills, which will be useful in this position.
Is McDonald’s a good first job?
McDonald’s and other fast food chains are often the only jobs available for most teenagers, unless they have an in through family or friends to a good job. It’s a good job; it was my first job.
Does McDonalds get paid weekly?
You are not paid the first week you work until payroll verifies hours worked; if you are paid weekly, you will receive your first check the following week; if you are paid biweekly, it could take up to three weeks to receive your first check. It all depends on how payroll defines the work week.
How long is McDonalds training?
You get three days of training, sometimes more depending on how quickly you pick things up, including one day of watching videos and at least one day of actual training, though this varies depending on the trainee’s ability.
Does Mcdonalds give you a uniform?
Pants, shirts, hats, and name tags are provided, but you will be expected to purchase your own non-slip shoes.
Does Mcdonalds drug test when hiring?
We may collect information not included in your application, such as military and/or veteran status, race/ethnicity, ability to perform the expected physical requirements of the position for which you are applying, physical limitations, or other medical or health-related workplace accommodations.
What should I wear to a job interview at mcdonalds?
On the first interview, conservative dress pants are acceptable, and trade your favorite band tee for a collared shirt or a nice blouse until you actually get the job. You’re On Time If You’re Early.