Programs / Work and Travel Summer / McDonald’s, Hilo-Hawaii (Summer 2023: Promotion Locations)

Position Opportunity
- Crew Member
$13.50 per hour
Average 32-40 hours per week
Start Date
May 15 - June 15, 2023
End Date
August 15 - September 7, 2023
Housing Information
$300/month/person (*Rates are subject to change).
You will be placed in housing upon arrival. There will be 2-4 people per bedroom.

Overview of housing situation : You will be living in a house with basic furnishings. There will be 4 people per bedroom. Bunk beds are possible. The house is between 2-7 miles from the restaurant.
Housing Deposit Required
Housing Deposit = $450/person

The first month's rent plus deposit will be due upon arrival to the USA ($750 total). This money is due in cash upon arrival. You will not be able to move in without it. Your deposit will be refunded as long as you leave your housing clean and free of damage and you successfully complete your program and you stay in housing the duration of your program.
Transportation to work
Bike/ taxi/ Uber
Hilo, Hawaii


McDonald’s is the world’s #1 fast-food company by sales, with more than 33,500 restaurants serving burgers and fries in 119 countries. (There are more than 14,000 Golden Arches locations in the US.) The popular chain is well-known for its Big Macs, Quarter Pounders, and Chicken McNuggets. Most of the outlets are free-standing units offering dine-in and drive-through service, but McDonald’s also has many eateries located in airports, retail areas, and other high-traffic locations. About 80% of the restaurants are run by franchisees or affiliates.

Employment Conditions:

  • Advanced English skills and advanced knowledge of U.S. currency for interacting with customers.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and work in a fast paced environment
  • Neat in appearance, and a pleasant personality.
  • Social Security Number – After you check into the program you will apply for a social security card. You will be
    able to work before you receive your card.

Job Positions:
Fast Food Crew Member : Employee will need to take the customers’ order and operate cash register, help keep order counter clean and tidy, and provide excellent help to restaurant customers at all times.