Instacart is a North American leader in grocery delivery and is one of the fastest-growing companies in e-commerce. With each day, Instacart is hiring more and more people for the role of Shopper. You can shop from various stores and deliver the orders to make some extra money. Instacart includes both In-store Shopper and Full Service Shopper. For both roles, there are different requirements and responsibilities. The basic differences between an In-Store Shopper and a Full-Service Shopper are very simple.
Full-service shoppers are independent contractors and they use the Instacart platform to shop and deliver the products ordered by their customers. The role of a full-service shopper has lots of flexibility—you choose which batches you’d like to shop, with no limit on how many batches you can fulfill.
Following are the basic requirements to be fulfilled as a full-service shopper —
In-store shoppers are Instacart employees who are supposed to shop and stage the orders in a store at a time. This role requires part-time shoppers to work scheduled shifts, which requires them to work up to 29 hours per week. Car is not a prerequisite for this role.
Want to be an in-store shopper, Here are the requirements for the role —
Instacart is looking for dedicated people to join the delivery team who will thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment, and bring new skills and ideas to the diverse workplace. For this role, the basic requirement is a valid license with a car in good condition. Apply today!
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. It is a part-time work/ temporary role that can help you earn.
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.
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.
PART_TIME, CONTRACTOR, TEMPORARY, OTHER