Shopper and Delivery Driver - Weekly Pay

Instacart Shoppers

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

Location(s): Abingdon, VA, 24210


Salary: --


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. They are hiring near your location. Enjoy Weekly pay.

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 shopper:

  • Independent contractor
  • Shop and deliver groceries
  • Able to work a large number of hours per week
  • Role is out there wherever Instacart operates
  • In-store shopper:

  • Part-time employee of Instacart
  • In-store shopping only (no delivery, so a car isn't required)
  • Work at least 15 to 20 hours per week
  • The way you earn money is decided by the work you are doing. In-store shoppers are paid a hard and fast, hourly wage that varies by location. Full-service shoppers’ pay depends on the order. Instacart provides an estimate of potential earnings for each order and guarantees shoppers will earn a minimum of $5 for every delivery-only batch and $7 to $10 for every full-service (shop and deliver) batch.


    Instacart is a grocery delivery service that partners with local stores to deliver items to customers’ homes. The service relies on independent contractors and part-time workers to fulfill and transport orders.

    The hours are flexible and therefore the orders come through Instacart’s Shopper app. The key details, like job responsibilities and the way you earn money, depend upon whether you’re a full-service or in-store shopper.

    Basic Requirements

  • Be a minimum of 18 years old.
  • Be ready to lift 30-plus pounds. with or without accommodation.
  • Have a smartphone. Your smartphone must be an iPhone or Android.
  • Pass a background check. Instacart says most shoppers are cleared within 10 business days, but this varies by location.
  • Have a bank account. Instacart shoppers are paid via direct deposit, so you will need an account to gather your earnings.
  • Full-service shoppers also must have the following:

  • A valid driver’s license and access to a car. You furthermore may need coverage that meets state requirements.
  • A set of insulated bags. You will need enough thermal-insulated bags to carry four standard-sized paper grocery bags.
  • Basic Responsibilities

  • Start the app and accept the batch.
  • Provide clients with information help on certain products.
  • Respond to questions regarding items.
  • Confirm customer's orders
  • Handpick items on customers lists, in the right order.
  • Rum items through checkout counter and pay for them through cash or cards
  • Drive the vehicle safely to the customer's location.
  • Provide customers with ordered items and associated bills.
  • Collect cash and tender charges and receipts.
  • Handle exchange and return through the application.
  • Use feedback to improve customer service.