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McDonald’s Restaurants to Offer 3,000 Jobs Throughout Florida at Upcoming Hiring Day Event

September 25, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 25, 2018--McDonald’s and its independent franchisees are hosting a statewide Hiring Day on Wednesday, September 26 from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. at local McDonald’s restaurants. On this day, job seekers can submit applications and possibly interview for available positions in more than 865 restaurants from crew members to managers. An estimated 3,000 employees are expected to be hired as a result of the Hiring Day event.

McDonald’s and its independent franchisees offer competitive benefits for employees, including flexible schedules, an employee discount, advancement opportunities and education assistance through Archways to Opportunity giving restaurant employees an opportunity to earn a high school diploma, receive upfront tuition assistance for college courses, access to academic advising courses and learn English as a second language. McDonald’s recently announced that it is allocating $150 million over five years to its global Archways to Opportunity education program.

“We are dedicated to providing our guests an elevated level of service and want to hire the best employees for this role,” says Joe Cox, a local McDonald’s Owner/Operator throughout Tallahassee and Jacksonville. “McDonald’s is committed to not only being a fantastic first job, but also a top-notch employer for people of all ages and at any stage of their career.”

Those seeking employment at McDonald’s can visit: https://restaurantjobs.mcdonalds.com/ to learn more and apply.

*Participating restaurants in Georgia: Brunswick, Valdosta, Waycross, Kingsland, Kings Bay, Lake Park, Saint Simons, Folkston, Lakeland, Blackshear, Quitman.

About the McDonald’s Operators Association of North, Central, and South Florida:

The McDonald’s Franchise Owners of North Florida, Central Florida and South Florida consist of more than 865 restaurants throughout Florida and parts of Georgia. Recently, McDonald’s announced that the company and its franchisees are investing approximately $186 million in Florida throughout 2018 and 2019 on the construction and modernization of 240 McDonald’s restaurants, transforming the customer experience inside and outside the restaurant. McDonald’s is also transforming convenience and evolving its customer experience through mobile order and payment, curbside pick-up and McDelivery available at participating restaurants. For more information, visit our website at www.mcdonalds.com, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

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