Posted On: 2021-02-27 (valid until 2021-03-31)
Location(s): Abingdon, VA, 24210
About the job
If you are in the market for a part-time job that offers flexibility and the ability to choose your own hours, instacart could be a good option to consider. As a shopper, you'll pick and deliver the things that customers want and get paid for it. Instacart’s delivery and pickup services bring everyday essentials and fresh groceries to consumers within the U.S. and Canada in as fast as an hour. Customers order groceries from their favorite local stores, and Shoppers handpick the things and deliver the order to them.
Shoppers 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.
There are two different shopper roles with Instacart: full-service shopper and in-store shopper. Each has different benefits and requirements.
Full service shopperShop and deliver groceriesIndependent contractorsAble to work on unlimited numbers of hours per weekYou'll need a car with proper insurance coverage to complete deliveries
In store shopperPart time employeesWork up to 29 hours a weekYou won't need a car
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Instacart is known for its satisfactory performance delivering online grocery orders. This online platform was founded in 2012 and has since then hired many full-service shoppers to help their customers shop and deliver groceries and other items to their doorsteps.Instacart is the North American leader in online grocery and one of the fastest-growing companies in e-commerce. Since its founding Instacart employees have worked together to create a world where everyone has access to the food they love and more time to enjoy it together.
Instacart is looking for great 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. Apply today!
Basic Requirements18 years aged or olderEligibility to work in the U.S. or CanadaA smartphone with Android 5.0 or later, iOS 9 or laterA functioning, registered vehicle (for Full-service Shopper)Vehicle insurance, in accordance with local lawsCan lift 30+ poundsFollowing Instacart’s food safety policies
Basic ResponsibilitiesStart the instacart shopper app in android or iPhone and accept the batchCheck live chat and other avenues to determine customers’ ordersLook through order details to determine what may or may not be availableProvide clients with information and help on certain productsRespond to questions regarding items, such as fashion productsconfirm customers’ orders, and inquire into additional requirementsLock customers’ orders, and provide them with delivery timelinesHandpick items on customers’ lists, in the right orderEnsure that they are properly placed into cartsCheck items at the end of the picking spree to ensure that no item has been missedRun items through the checkout counter and pay for them through cash or credit/debit cardsPack customers’ items and place them in vehiclesDrive vehicles safely to customers’ homes and officesProvide customers with ordered items, and associated billsCollect cash and tender change and receiptsTake and respond to calls regarding problems such as incorrect deliveriesHandle exchanges and returns through the application, and by following set protocols and regulationsEnsure that any negative feedback is taken into account and handled according to company policyUse feedback to improve customer servicesCreate and maintain logs of customer interactions on a daily basis.