Jobs Near Me - Earn Extra Income Uber Driver

Posted On: 2021-06-21 (valid until 2021-12-31)

Location(s): Albany, NY, 12205


Salary: --


About the job

Why drive yourself when you can take a ride? Such a thinking process by most people around the world has been one of the most prominent reasons for the popularity of Uber. The company provides passenger rides to customers all over the world, providing a solution for both kinds of people - the ones who love to drive and the ones who don’t. Uber hires drivers to meet its growing demand and to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.

Apply now to earn some extra money at your schedule while driving and exploring your wonderful city.

About Uber

Uber is one of the leading ride-sharing companies based in the USA, but popular all over the world. Apart from ride-sharing services, the company has also started food delivery and other package delivery services to expand its reach. The company provides work opportunities to people with all kinds of experience, people hailing from different backgrounds, and people with all identity statuses. The company prides itself on being an inclusive employer.

It hires its drivers to pick up and drop passengers to their specified locations and makes it easy for people to travel in car emergencies.

Uber Drivers

Uber drivers are responsible for picking up passengers from the correct locations and dropping them off at the specified addresses. The drivers can work in different shifts based on their schedules and still earn money. The shifts can vary from early in the morning to late at night. Uber drivers are paid weekly according to the number of hours they work. This means a person can earn as much or as little as they want. Interested people can apply even without any previous work experience. Although work experience in any other transportation business such as package delivery, chauffeur, truck driving, etc will be appreciated, it is not necessary.

How to Become an Uber Driver?

To become an Uber driver interested applicants need to first meet certain requirements

  • They need to be at least 21 years old, meeting the minimum age to drive
  • They should have a 4-door registered and insured car
  • They should have a valid driving license
  • They should have at least a year’s driving experience
  • People who have previously worked with other ride-sharing companies such as Lyft, Sidecar, Roadie, etc are also welcome to apply. Any previous experience will help them in enjoying their time with Uber.

    How to sign in on the Uber app?

    To begin working with Uber, the drivers need to first sign in on the app

  • Download the app
  • Fill in the required information about your contact details
  • Upload the relevant documents including identity proof and the vehicle documents
  • Wait for the background check
  • Once approved start driving.
  • FAQs

    1). How much are Uber drivers paid?

    Uber drivers are paid according to the number of hours they work. Uber has a flexible schedule and allows its drivers to work when they can. The pay for an Uber driver also varies depending on the location and the time of the day.

    2). Can I drive with another person in the car with me?

    No, Uber drivers are not allowed to drive with another person, i.e. an unpaid passenger while working in their specified shifts.

    3). Does Uber cover the gas expenses?

    No, Uber drivers are expected to pay for gas with their own money.

    4). When do Uber drivers get paid?

    Uber drivers are paid every week but they can also choose the option to get their earnings for the day.

    5). How do I get passenger requests?

    Uber drivers get passenger requests on the Uber app during their shift.