Posted On: 2021-02-26 (valid until 2021-03-31)
Location(s): Abingdon, VA, 24210
About the job
Instacart is one among the larger online grocery stores that permits you to order from shops in your neighborhood. You place an order online, then someone shops for those items and delivers it to you, usually in two hours or less.
There are two different shopper roles with Instacart: full-service shopper and in-store shopper. Each has different benefits and requirements.
Full-service shoppers are independent contractors that use the Instacart platform to buy and deliver orders for his or her customers. This position has many flexibility—you choose which batches you’d wish to shop, with no limit on what percentage batches you'll fulfill.
In-store shoppers are Instacart employees who, among other things, shop and stage orders in one store at a time. These part-time shoppers work scheduled shifts, up to 29 hours per week. No car is required for this role.
How to Get employment as an Instacart Shopper
Requirements for Full-Service Shoppers:
Applicants must meet the subsequent minimum requirements to become and remain full-service Instacart shoppers:
Requirements for In-Store Shoppers:
Applicants must meet the subsequent minimum requirements to become and remain in-store Instacart shoppers:
How much a worker earns depends on their role type and other factors, which may include:
1.How many orders they complete
Instacart pays shoppers weekly.Full-service shopper pay
As independent contractors, full-service shoppers have the flexibility to work as little or as often as they need. This suggests that total earnings potential depends on the individual.
Instacart provides estimates for your earnings on every order also as total earnings for the week. The money you earn per batch of orders depends on the amount of things, sort of items, driving distance, and energy involved in shopping and delivering. You retain 100% of customer tips.In-store shopper pay
In-store shoppers earn an hourly wage, detailed within the initial offer letter. These shoppers are scheduled for shifts based on personal availability, up to 29 hours hebdomadally.Referral bonuses
Another way to earn with Instacart is through referrals. They provide a bonus once you refer a friend to buy with them. Referral bonus amounts vary by role and site.To qualify for a referral bonus:
Your referral must apply your unique code on the primary page of the signup process. Your unique code must be privately shared together with your referral—any publicly shared code won't qualify for a referral bonus
Instacart can’t add a referral code after the signup process is complete. Your referral must complete their bonus requirements within a selected number of days on the Instacart platform. Requirements vary by zone and role. Zone requirements are often found within the Referral section of the customer app. Your referral must complete their bonus requirements within the region they applied in.
You must complete a minimum of 40 hours of services on the Instacart platform within the last 6 months.
How To Apply
You can start the signup process by completing the short form in the Shopper app or online (U.S., Canada). Subsequent steps in the process depend upon the role you’re curious about.Full-service shopper
Individuals interested in offering their services on Instacart as a full-service shopper can complete the whole signup process within the Shopper app or online (U.S., Canada).
If you don’t finish the method directly, you'll devour where you left off by opening the app or by logging in to the signup website (U.S., Canada) using your telephone number.In-store shopper
Applicants curious about applying for an in-store shopper position can submit the form in the Shopper app or online. Local Instacart teams review form submissions and once approved, you’ll get an email with subsequent steps.
The next step for in-store shopper applicants is an in-person onboarding session. Choose a session from the days and dates available within the Shopper app or by clicking the link within the email.
1)How often do I receive my payments?
You will receive payments on a weekly basis.
2)How is the in-store shopper role different from the full store shopper role?
In-Store Shoppers receive orders through the app and then shop and bag the groceries. As an In-Store Shopper, you don't have to deliver orders, just process them. A delivery driver will pick up the orders and deliver them at the appointed time.
3)Do I need my own vehicle to work as an instacart shopper?
You need to own a vehicle for a full store shopper role. In-store shoppers don't need vehicles.