Instacart Shopper - Delivery Driver - Immediate Hiring

Instacart Shoppers

Posted On: 2021-04-13 (valid until 2021-12-31)

Location(s): Abingdon, VA, 24210


Salary: --


About the job

Instacart is hiring more and more people for the role of Shopper. Shop from various stores and deliver the orders through your car and make some extra. Instacart includes both In-store Shopper and Full Service Shopper hence you may need to fulfill slightly different requirements and responsibilities for both the positions. The basic differences between an In-Store Shopper and a Full-Service Shopper are very simple.

Full-service shoppers are independent contractors that use the Instacart platform to shop and deliver orders for their customers. This opportunity has lots of flexibility including:

  • You choose which batches you’d like to shop.
  • No limit on how many batches you can fulfill.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • 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.
  • 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. For this role the basic requirement is a valid license with a car in good condition. Apply today!

    Basic Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have legal authorization to work in the U.S.
  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds without accommodation
  • Have regular access to a reliable vehicle
  • Valid license and authorization
  • Have regular access to a newer smartphone capable of running the Instacart app
  • Following Instacart’s food safety policies.
  • Customer service
  • Communication skills
  • Time management
  • Basic Responsibilities

  • Start the instacart shopper app in android or iPhone and accept the batch
  • Check live chat and other avenues to determine customers’ orders
  • Look through order details to determine what may or may not be available
  • Provide clients with information and help on certain products
  • Respond to questions regarding items, such as fashion products
  • confirm customers’ orders, and inquire into additional requirements
  • Lock customers’ orders, and provide them with delivery timelines
  • Handpick items on customers’ lists, in the right order
  • Ensure that they are properly placed into carts
  • Check items at the end of the picking spree to ensure that no item has been missed
  • Run items through the checkout counter and pay for them through cash or credit/debit cards
  • Pack customers’ items and place them in vehicles
  • Drive vehicles safely to customers’ homes and offices
  • Provide customers with ordered items, and associated bills
  • Collect cash and tender change and receipts
  • Take and respond to calls regarding problems such as incorrect deliveries
  • Handle exchanges and returns through the application, and by following set protocols and regulations
  • Ensure that any negative feedback is taken into account and handled according to company policy
  • Use feedback to improve customer services
  • Create and maintain logs of customer interactions on a daily basis.