According to testimonials on Glass Door, accepted applicants usually hear back from McDonald's about two weeks from the date the application was submitted. If applicants send their applications through an employee referral, then the wait time is drastically decreased. However, applications can be occasionally lost or overlooked, so long delays sometimes occur.
If your application is accepted, an applicant is likely be called in for an interview at the local McDonald's restaurant. At this point, applicants are interviewed by the hiring manager and asked a series of customer service-oriented questions that determine if they are a good fit for the job.