This man with Down syndrome worked at McDonald’s for 32 years. Great job!

Due to lack of accessibility and sometimes even discrimination, disabled people have a hard time finding paid jobs. However, many of those who manage to seize the opportunity, prove to anyone who thinks that disabled people can’t hold jobs, wrong. Take for instance probably one of the most lovable Northmead McDonald’s employee Russell O’Grady.

After 32 Years Of Service In A McDonald’s This Man With Down’s Syndrome Is Finally Retiring

Russell, who is now 50 years old, is retiring after spending 32 years working at McDonald’s and set an example to everybody who has worked there with him.

After 32 Years Of Service In A McDonald’s This Man With Down’s Syndrome Is Finally Retiring

Russell has Down syndrome, a genetic condition that affects about 1 in every 700 newborns in the US each year. In 1984, when he was just 18 years old, Jobsupport helped him find a job at Northmead McDonald’s. Jobsupport is an Australian government initiative that helps people with intellectual disabilities to find paid employment.

After 32 Years Of Service In A McDonald’s This Man With Down’s Syndrome Is Finally Retiring

Despite not having any job experience, Russell impressed everyone with his job ethics and became a beloved employee to his manager, colleagues and especially customers. Over the years Russell became a local celebrity, with many people coming to visit him at work and greeting him on the street.

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