Instacart Shopper - Delivery Driver - Now Hiring! in New York, New York

New York, NY, 10002
Posted: 2021-06-22
Valid through: 2022-04-22

Are you on the lookout for a relaxed, entry-level, weekend, weekdays, after school, temporary work, seasonal, or part-time job? Then you should never miss this opportunity of working with Instacart!! Download the Instacart app now to Sign Up today as an Instacart Shopper!

Instacart provides grocery delivery and picks up service in the US and Canada. The company is looking for people to join its delivery team, who will bring new ideas and skills to the organization and enhance the service quality. Their technological advancement has helped in providing simple use and accessibility of a platform to an outsized customer base, who can reach their favorite stores online, flick through, and order groceries and everyday essentials from anywhere.

As an Instacart Shopper, you will be delivering, picking, and packing the orders as per the customer’s designated time frame. You will receive orders through the app and proceed to buy the fresh items from the local popular store and deliver them to the customer. So if you like shopping, then why not get paid for it?


1) What does an Instacart shopper do?

As an Instacart Shopper, you are required to 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 then deliver them. Rather, you will be taking orders and then shopping from the local stores, which are convenient as per your location.

2) What are the types of jobs, available as an Instacart Shopper?

There are two Shopper roles:

  • In-store shopper - 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. This position offers immense flexible working hours as you can choose the batches you want to shop.
  • 3) What are the requirements for working at Instacart?

    Working for Instacart is very simple, all you need is to:

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Have a driving license.
  • Have access to a reliable vehicle with insurance coverage.
  • Be physically fit to lift to 40 pounds.
  • Have a reliable smartphone to support the Instacart application.
  • 4) How to become an Instacart Shopper?

    You just need to create an account on Instacart’s website and download the app. Sign up by providing all the details and then complete a background check. After your background is checked, you’re allowed to shop as per your schedule and deliver groceries to the customers


    5) How do Instacart shoppers work?

  • Check the Instacart app and accept the batch in which you want to shop and deliver.
  • Check the chats and others to determine customer’s orders.
  • Provide information and help the customers with some products.
  • Confirm the orders and ask about additional requirements for the products.
  • Lock the order and give the information about the timelines of the delivery.
  • Shop the items from the order list, in the right order to avoid missing any product.
  • Place items on the cart.
  • Checking, again and again, to ensure that all the items have been bought.
  • Place the items into the vehicle.
  • Drive carefully and deliver the items on time.
  • Hand over the items and associated bills.
  • Collect cash and respond to calls related to incorrect deliveries.
  • Dealing with the exchanges and returns by following set protocols and rules.
  • 6) How does Instacart pay wages to the Shoppers?

    Full-service Shoppers are paid for the batches they complete. You are also provided with the details of the earnings through the app, which is estimated as per the completed order. The amount earned per batch of orders 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 become an Instacart Shopper?

    Once your background check is done, you are all set to take and deliver the orders to the customer. However, it takes a maximum of 10 days for the background check and other processes.


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