McDonald's to hire 150 in Charleston area

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - McDonald's and its franchisees are looking to hire more than 130 employees and restaurant management positions at its Charleston area restaurants on Tuesday.

The one-day event is part of a nationwide initiative for McDonald's and its franchisees, which targets a goal of hiring up to 50,000 new employees at restaurants across the country.

The new positions will include a combination of both seasonal and sustaining full-time
and part-time positions based upon individual restaurant needs.

Interested applicants can learn more about the McDonald's work experience, by watching the
"Why I Love My McJob" stories online.

Those interested in applying for an available position are encouraged to visit their
participating local McDonald's or apply online.

To kick-off McDonald's hiring day event, McDonald's in Charleston and the surrounding
areas will be taking applications from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

"Our business is strong and our customers are responding positively to the variety of choices on
our menu and the value and convenience we provide," said Bob Horne, franchise owner. "As
our business continues to grow, we want to provide our customers with an even better
experience in all of our Charleston restaurants, and every employee plays a vital role in helping
us fulfill that goal."

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