Delivery Driver - Jobs Near Me in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-09-19
Valid through: 2022-07-20

Start earning quickly and it's more flexible than working part-time.

Instacart is the leader in online groceries (and so much more) from a huge number of stores. Our technology aims to make grocery delivery effortless and accessible to everyone. Full-service shoppers select orders through an app on their smartphone, shop the orders in a nearby store, and then deliver them to the customer's door.

  • Start earning quickly.
  • Shop on your schedule.
  • Get paid weekly, with the option to cash out instantly.
  • Earn tips for good service.
  • Redeem special earnings, promotions, as available.

Instacart delivery driver requirements:

  • At least 18 years old (21+ to deliver alcohol).
  • Eligible to work.
  • Consistent access to a vehicle and a recent smartphone.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs with or without accommodation.
  • Knowledge of French and English.

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

Personal protective equipment provided

Additional information:

Shopping on the Instacart platform is great for anyone looking for flexible, seasonal, entry-level, weekend, weekday, after-school, or temporary opportunities. As an Instacart Full Service Shopper, you can work more flexibly than a part-time job.

Anybody is welcome to sign-up, but you'll likely be a great fit if you already provide services as a personal shopper or are involved in the grocery or transportation industries -jobs like couriers, drivers, truck drivers, professional drivers, taxi drivers, and food delivery drivers will all have readily cross-applicable skills.

Instacart is committed to diversity and providing equal opportunities for independent contractors. Instacart considers qualified individuals without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, veteran, disability status, or other categories protected by applicable law.

Instacart also values providing prospective contractors with a fair chance to pursue opportunities. Instacart evaluates criminal histories by this value and applicable local, state, and federal laws, and tailors any consideration of criminal histories to the requirements of the contract engagement sought. For all individuals seeking to provide services, Instacart considers individuals in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable Fair Chance ordinances.

Batches subject to availability. Terms apply.


1)What work do an Instacart shopper do?

  • If you're looking for a job opening that helps you earn some extra money then you must consider applying for the vacancy at Instacart.
  • Full-service shoppers give clients the order details and help them pick up some products.
  • Shoppers also answer questions about items and confirm customers' orders, and ask for any requirements and give them delivery estimates.
  • Instacart delivery drivers are required to place all the items into carts carefully and ensure that nothing is missing.
  • They also provide the customers with bills and respond to calls for any problems such as incorrect deliveries.

2) Why should you work with the Instacart company?

Instacart is a popular company that provides incredible grocery delivery. They aim to help make grocery delivery effortless, affordable, and accessible to everyone!

Working at Instacart, the shoppers accept client's orders, then shop and deliver them to their door. The best part is the flexibility of this job and that you get to shop!

Shoppers can start receiving quickly and shop client's orders on their schedule and deliver them. They also get to know their community better! If you're looking for a grocery delivery job that helps you earn extra then you must apply now!

3) How to become an Instacart driver?

To become an Instacart driver/ Full-service shopper, these qualifications have to fulfil:

The candidate applying for this vacancy should be at least 18 years old or more and must be of legal age to work in their country. They must have a mode of transport to smoothly carry out the deliveries! They must know how to operate an up-to-date smartphone. People applying for this job opening as independent contractors must be physically healthy because they are required to lift 50 lbs sometimes, with or without compromise.

4) What responsibilities does an Independent contractor perform? How do they receive the compensation?

Independent Contractors are often known as Full-Service Shoppers and they assist clients in hand-picking grocery items in the store, bagging them, and giving the order to them. They shop and deliver the buyers' orders. The decent aspect is that they are free to specify the working hours that suit them. They can also fulfill as many orders as they want and can accept or reject orders as per their needs. They get the reimbursement based on the number of orders they achieve.

5) How to schedule working hours and earn extra income?

First, you have to set up an account with Instacart, you can choose your work schedule weekly by signing up for particular hours.

Shifts are assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis, and you can always opt for more than one shift. Instacart Shoppers who have some experience in this area may earn “early access” to the approaching week’s schedule of hours to access their preferred delivery windows.

Instacart Shoppers can affirm orders in real-time, even when they are not working. This option is still only accessible in certain markets. Shoppers can earn additional income this way while also fulfilling Instacart orders in active service areas.


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