Instacart jobs near me- Grocery Shopper - Earn up to $20/hr! in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-09-18
Valid through: 2022-07-19

A job opportunity where you can work and also study or do your work? Then this is the chance for you, take this job opportunity and earn and work at your convenience. Download the Instacart app and apply now!

As an Instacart Shopper, you'll pick and deliver the things that customers want and will get paid to deliver happiness to people. With Instacart, you will be delivering essentials and groceries within an hour. Customers order groceries from their favorite local stores, and the Instacart shopper handpicks the things and delivers the order to them. In Shopper jobs, they receive a digital shopping list from customers then detect those items at an area grocery, before exposure at the customer's door with the products.


1) What does an Instacart shopper do?

As an Instacart Shopper, you must perform as a delivery driver, but it includes more than that. Like any other delivery boy’s job, you won’t have to visit warehouses to pick the orders and deliver them. Instead, you will be taking orders and then shopping from the local stores, which are convenient as per your location. Apply now and start shopping!

2) What are the types of Instacart jobs available?

There are two Instacart shopper roles:

  • In-store shoppers - Shoppers have an easy and simple responsibility carved out for them. Just receive orders, shop, and then bag the groceries before processing other orders.
  • Full-service Shopper - A full-service shopper is an independent contractor and uses Instacart to take orders and deliver the customer’s orders. All you need is an android phone or iPhone to take the orders and deliver the orders to the customer’s doorstep. You can pick and choose the batches you wish to shop for, and Instacart jobs offer incredible flexibility.

3) What are the requirements for Instacart jobs?

  • Taking applications for 18+
  • Should have a smartphone and be comfortable using it
  • A device with Android 5.0 or later, iOS 9 or later
  • A functioning, registered vehicle (for Full-service Shopper jobs)
  • Vehicle insurance, as per local laws
  • Can lift 30+ pounds for comfortable deliveries
  • Safety comes first, so should follow food safety policies.

4) How to become an Instacart Shopper?

You just need to create an account on Instacart’s website and download the Instacart app. Sign up for Shopper jobs by providing all the details and then complete a background check. Following a background check, you can shop on your schedule and deliver groceries to customers.

5) How does an Instacart shopper work?

  • Start the Instacart app in android or iPhone and accept the batch.
  • You will be able to see all the orders in the live chat.
  • Analyze the order details to persuade with the order and to check the availability.
  • Administer clients with the help they may need on products.
  • Answer their queries about the product and its services.
  • Clarify with the customers about their orders and if they need any other products.
  • Confirm the order and provide them with the delivery details and timeline.
  • Hand picks the items carefully and makes sure they are placed correctly in the cart.
  • Always have the last checking session to make sure you have gathered all the items in the customer list. Take all the items to the billing make the payments with cash or card.
  • Pack the items and get ready to deliver happiness.
  • Drive to the destination safely.
  • Deliver the package to the customer.
  • Collect cash and respond to calls related to incorrect deliveries.
  • Deal with the exchanges and returns by following set protocols and rules.

6) What is the pay structure of shoppers at Instacart jobs?

In Instacart jobs, pay depends on the number of batches completed by Shoppers. Instacart's app also lets you see estimated earnings based on your completed orders. In Shopper jobs, the pay depends upon the number of items, type of items, and driving distance. You also are entitled to receive 100% of the customer’s tips. On the other hand, In-store shoppers earn hourly wages, which is pre-decided in the offer letter.

7) How much time does it take to get hired for Instacart jobs?

Having completed your background check, you are ready to accept and deliver customer orders. However, it takes a maximum of 10 days for the background check and other processes.


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