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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at McDonald's? What are the steps along the way?

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1 week. 3 Interviews.

Answered - General Manager (Former Employee) - Lima, OH

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Probably 4 days? You file the application, get your interview and once you land the interview you must sit at a full day (and pays worth) of training. Just the basic understandings of how the company works and how the rules are applied

Answered - Crew Member (Current Employee) - Bentonville, AR

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They call you and tell you if you are available for interview. Once you go through the interview they can either hire you on the spot or ask for a second. I got hire on so I went in right away and took a mini test and after I started working on floor the same day,

Answered - Customer Service/Cook (Former Employee) - Clovis, CA

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About 2 weeks

Answered - Crew Member (Former Employee) - Hattiesburg, MS

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Within a week. It was fairly quick to start

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Marietta, GA

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I told them of my work experience and gave them a smile, got the job on the spot.

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Lynchburg, VA

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You need to do a application get called for a interview set up time for orientation the time it takes is based on who is doing the hiring and if all your information checks out

Answered - Manager (Current Employee) - Corning, NY

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Apply , interview, orintation, schedule ect.

Answered - Manager (Former Employee) - Charlottesville, VA

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Day of training and walk through of the store

Answered - Department Manager (Former Employee) - Aberdeen, NC

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It took about a month for me to start work.

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Philadelphia, PA

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