Do you love shopping? Don’t you wonder how amazing it would be if you were paid to shop? Well, now you can shop and get paid for that...Yes, you read it right. Shop for Instacart and get paid for it.
Instacart offers a job where you will shop and earn money for it. A job that has flexibility and which allows you to choose your working hours. As an Instacart shopper, you’ll handpick and deliver the products that customers want and will be paid for it. Instacart works to provide the customers the services of delivery and pick up of everyday essentials, in the U.S. and Canada.
Shoppers get a digital shopping list from customers then avail themselves of those items at an area grocery, as early as possible at the customer's door with the products.
Instacart is a North American leader in grocery delivery and is one of the thriving companies in e-commerce. Instacart is an online platform that was launched in 2012 and has since then hired many shoppers to assist their customer’s shop and deliver groceries and other items to their doorsteps. They attempt to make grocery delivery effortless, affordable, and accessible to everyone. Technology gives customers access to their favorite stores online so that they can order groceries from anywhere. Shoppers receive the shopping list via an app on their smartphone, then shop and deliver groceries to the customer’s door.
Instacart is trying to find interested individuals to work with the delivery team, who will thrive in a fast-paced and complex environment. You can start earning quickly and shop on your schedule.
Instacart is devoted to making itself a firm free of all biases. Instacart treats everyone equally and provides equal opportunities to independent contractors. The company does not discriminate on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, race, etc., Instacart is an inclusive and diversified company that operates in many cities of the U.S. and Canada.
Instacart offers a flexible working schedule to workers. Instacart allows you to work as a full-service shopper or as an in-store shopper for Instacart.
Following are the basic requirements to be fulfilled as a full-service shopper :
Here are the requirements for the in-store shopper role:
Instacart serves its customers in more than 5,500 cities across the U.S. and Canada. Locations range from large urban areas like San Francisco and New York to smaller areas like Spring Creek, Nevada, and Lannon, Wisconsin.
Earning of a worker depends upon many factors such as:
Instacart pays shoppers weekly.
As independent contractors, full-service shoppers have the flexibility to work as they wish to. So total earnings potential depends upon the individual.
Instacart provides an aggregate for your earnings on every order from shopping to delivering as total earnings for the week. The money you make on each order depends upon the number of things purchased, sort of items, driving distance, and energy involved in shopping and delivering. You retain 100% of customer tips.
In-store shoppers earn on an hourly basis and the whole details are given to them within the initial offer letter. These shoppers are scheduled for shifts supported by personal availability, up to 29 hours per week.
Shoppers receive customer orders through the Instacart app, and then they shop and avail accepted orders at customers' preferred stores and deliver them to their doors.
A shopper is free to choose the number of hours. Salary is dependent upon it i.e. hourly basis.
No. Shoppers receive a payment card from the company and they are supposed to use it for shopping for groceries.
If you want to work as a shopper, you must be the age of 18 or above. You must be able to carry 40lbs of weight and have your car. You are also required to get through the background check.
Yes. Instacart covers the estimated mileage. One can deduct the work-related mileage from the taxable income.
It takes approximately 10 business days to get done with all the procedural aspects. Though it can take less or more too.
If you are looking to earn per your schedule, love grocery shopping, and have a vehicle of your own, then Instacart is worth giving a shot.
Instacart only pays when you shop and deliver.
You must have a government-issued/verified driver’s license and must also show your social security number.
They start from 9 AM and run late till midnight.
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