Working for McDonald's is more than just a job. We offer good value, quality food and a fantastic experience for our customers. But it's not just about the millions of meals we serve each year. It's also about the hundreds of communities across the UK where you'll find our restaurants, and the thousands of people who work in those. It's about you.
Whatever you want to get out of your career - with McDonald's, you can.
What could McDonald's do for you?
We are proud to employ great people who are passionate about their jobs. But they're all different. Some want to improve their prospects. Others want a job that fits round their family life. Everyone who works here wants and needs different things. And no matter who you are, what you need and where you're going, McDonald's can be a part of it.
Grab some undergraduate experience
Give yourself an edge in the job market, wherever your future ambitions lie. This one-year placement offers you unique business experience and the chance to learn first-hand from a top team. Working in one of our busy restaurants, you'll develop skills that are essential across a range of careers - including teamwork, leadership, communication, problem-solving and organisation.
What we look for
Passionate about customer service and fired up by the idea of running a successful business, you're ambitious and quick to learn. You're someone who leads by example and enjoys inspiring and motivating others. Ready to roll up your sleeves and get involved, you're energetic, self-motivated, hard-working and focused on results. And you like to get things right - every time.
This fast-track programme is open to graduates and people with business experience. To take advantage of the best opportunities to learn and develop, you'll need to be flexible about working shifts and mobile within your region.
Fresh from university, we have amazing graduate programmes on the menu. Opportunities at McDonald's span a wide range of roles, not just those you see in the restaurants. Behind the scenes we're busy sourcing ingredients, looking for the most efficient way to transport our goods, and making our business an environmentally sustainable one. In fact, we have 28 central functions based at our Head Office in London and four other regional offices.