McDonald’s Restaurants offers the following benefits to its employees.
Defined contribution scheme for all salaried employees. Staff can contribute a minimum of 3% and receive matching employer contributions on a 1:1, 1.5:1 or 2:1 ratio depending on age and length of service, to a maximum employer contribution of 10%. Salaried employees who do not wish to contribute 3% will receive the minimum contribution levels set under auto-enrolment.
The National Employment Savings Trust (Nest) for all auto-enrolled hourly paid employees, with contributions set at the minimum level required under auto-enrolment.
Healthcare and wellbeing:
Private medical insurance for all hourly paid employees after three years’ service and salaried staff after six months’ service
Dedicated wellbeing section on employee portal, ourlounge.co.uk
Income protection (for salaried members of the pension scheme, excluding those auto-enrolled)
Personal accident insurance.
Company cars: available for restaurant managers and staff of equivalent grades, as well as employees in senior positions
Enhanced maternity and paternity policies for salaried employees
Childcare vouchers via salary sacrifice arrangement
Paid eight-week sabbatical after 10 years’ service for salaried employees
Employee of the month for each restaurant
Employee of the quarter for each restaurant
Employee of the year (national winner)
Ray Kroc award for the best restaurant managers
Holiday award for non-restaurant staff
President’s award for non-restaurant staff
Service awards for all employees at five-year intervals from five to 30 years of service
Restaurant of the year
Consultant of the year
Three bonus schemes:
A monthly scheme for hourly paid employees
A quarterly scheme for the restaurant management teams
An annual scheme for office support departments.
28 days including public holidays for hourly paid employees
30 days including public holidays for salaried employees
All employees receive free meals while at work
Employee discounts scheme
Interest-free emergency loans for salaried employees