Grow with us

We love nothing more than watching our employees grow.

Did you know that a lot of our most successful Managers started their careers as Crew Members? You can do it too, and the best part is you get to earn while you learn!

If you've got the drive to develop, then we’d love to help. At Macca’s, we believe in nurturing growth and development at all levels. In fact, we offer comprehensive training and development programs that make it easy to see exactly what your strengths and options are, and we help you get there – all while getting paid!

As a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), McDonald's is able to issue nationally recognised qualifications at different stages throughout your career. Furthermore, employers Australia-wide respect the value of a McDonald's role on a resume and the skills and values an individual will have developed whilst working for us.

Macca's offers a range of Traineeships throughout your development; Certificate II in Retail Services (SIR20216) and Certificate III in Retail (SIR30216). Traineeships combine theory and practical workplace experience in a flexible learning environment. Macca’s also offers a Diploma qualification through our Management Development Program.

Along the way, we expect you to deliver outstanding Quality, Service, Cleanliness & Value (QSC&V) and be a consistently diligent participant in our highly rewarding McDonald's Management Development Program (MDP).

In return, you have the opportunity to successfully progress through our company with these exciting roles:

  • Crew Member
  • Crew Trainer
  • Shift Supervisor
  • Assistant Department Manager & Department Manager
  • Restaurant Manager

Even if your eye is on a different dream or career, people with experience at Macca’s on their resume really stand out.


With our ongoing success and growth, it's an exciting time for career progression at Macca's. If you're interested in getting involved and finding out more about the employment and career opportunities we provide, then download a copy of our Prospectus today.


Pathways to Management

The Pathway to Management at McDonald's is firmly entrenched into our development systems. Download your copy to determine which steps you'll take to kick start your career.

Pathways to Management

RTO Information

This information is about the McDonald’s Australia RTO and is relevant to participants of the Traineeship program and external stakeholders to the program. This information is correct at time of publication and if further information is required, please contact the Regional RTO teams.