EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Region: Surrey; Surrey, East and West Sussex; South East
Location of affected unit(s): Woking


Sector: Hotel / restaurants
Accomodation and food service activities
56.10 - Restaurants and mobile food service activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 27-07-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 14-08-2019
Planned Job Creation: 130

Additional Information

Fast food chain McDonald's announced plans to create 130 new jobs for the opening of a new site comprising a restaurant and drive-through in Woking, Surrey. The new business will be the town's third company restaurant and will open on 14 August 2019. It is expected to feature the latest technology for ordering, alongside table service. A spokesperson for the business commented that they plan to employ a range of people with differing family or study commitments.