Instacart - Supplement Your Income - Shop and Deliver - Now Hiring! in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-10-17
Valid through: 2022-08-17

Start earning quickly. It's more flexible than working part-time. Instacart is the North American 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. Apply now!

  • 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

Basic Requirements

  • At least 18 years old (21+ to deliver alcohol)
  • Eligible to work in the USA
  • 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 in accordance with 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 is the work of an Instacart full-service shopper?

  • As an Instacart delivery driver, open the app and accept order requests whenever you want.
  • After accepting orders, go to the departmental store to buy the ordered products. The customers can ask to buy any groceries or drugs. So, buy it accordingly.
  • When working at Instacart, make sure you are buying the right products for your customer.
  • Then go to deliver the orders to their doorstep.

As an Instacart full-service shopper, you can work whenever you want. If you know how to drive and are looking for a job, apply now for Instacart jobs.

2)How does an Instacart shopper pay for the order?

Working at Instacart, you do not pay from their pocket for the shopping. The company provides you with a special Instacart credit card. This credit card approves each amount for their orders. You do not need to worry about paying. Instacart jobs are easy.

3)Is it safe to work as an Instacart delivery driver?

Yes, Instacart shopper roles are absolutely safe. You need to keep track of your order and delivery location for this role. The Instacart support team will always be there to help you when you need it.

If you can drive well, then you can apply for the Instacart jobs anytime, anywhere.

4)What are the primary responsibilities of a full-service Instacart shopper?

Working at Instacart does not require many responsibilities:

  • Download the Instacart app through your electronic device.
  • As an Instacart delivery driver, log in to the app and accept orders.
  • Go to the departmental store and pick the orders.
  • Pay the bill through your credit card.
  • Deliver it to the correct location

5)How is an Instacart delivery driver paid?

Instacart has a standard payment policy. They pay their shopper weekly or biweekly, depending on the city. The new feature of Instant Cashout allows the Instacart shopper to cash out immediately.

Earlier, shoppers accessed their earnings via direct deposit on a weekly basis. Now, they can have their regular payment and earn whenever they want with Instacart jobs.

6)What are the documents required for working at Instacart?

An Instacart shopper needs some essential documents.

  • Your valid ID proof with your photo.
  • A valid working license is necessary for an Instacart delivery driver.
  • A valid driving license.
  • You must not commit any recent felony.
  • You need to provide a clean driving record for this role.

Instacart jobs are easy to apply for. Apply now!

7)Can I become an Instacart shopper without having my own car?

Of course, you can drive a rental car for working at Instacart. The firm provides a special program for people without having a car. You rent a car with a proper valid license. You can rent any car, but that must have a valid insurance policy.

Instacart jobs allow you flexible working hours and more. Apply now!

8)Does Instacart have any peak days for an Instacart shopper?

Peak times on Instacart are typically from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and all day on weekends. At these hours you can get more requests. Instacart jobs are easy to handle. You can pick your time and earn whenever you want.

9)How is an Instacart delivery driver payment calculated?

Your Instacart shopper payment comes from various sources.

  • Firstly, your base pay comes from the number of orders you deliver and the duration and location.
  • Secondly, a shopper's earnings also count the bonus and tips. It is a delivery role. Hence you will get tips for delivering.
  • If you want to increase your earnings, start working at Instacart during peak hours and weekends.
  • You will get 100% of your tips and bonus in Instacart jobs.


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