Instacart Grocery Shopper - Part-time Jobs Near Me - Immediate Hire! in Norwalk, California

Norwalk, CA, 90650
Posted: 2021-06-12
Valid through: 2022-04-12

If you are looking for a job that offers you flexibility and the ability to choose from your set of hours, then what you are seeking may be Instacart. Get paid for shopping, be an Instacart shopper.

If you are within the market for a part-time job that gives you flexibility and therefore the ability to settle on your hours, instacart might be an honest option to consider. As a shopper, you'll pick and deliver the items that customers want and obtain 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 desired local stores, and Shoppers are supposed to handpick the things and deliver the order to them.


Instacart is a North American leader in grocery delivery and is one of the fastest-growing companies in e-commerce. This online platform was founded in 2012 and has since then hired many full-service shoppers to assist their customer’s shop and deliver groceries and other items to their doorsteps. It attempts at making grocery delivery effortless, affordable, and accessible to everyone. Technology gives customers access to their favorite stores online so that they can order groceries from anywhere. Full-service shoppers get these orders via an app on their smartphone, then shop and deliver groceries to the customer’s door.

Instacart is trying to find great people to hitch the delivery team who will thrive in a fast-paced and complex environment. You can start earning quickly and shop on your schedule. Shop and deliver the customer’s order and get to know your community by delivering to new and familiar areas.

Shoppers receive a digital shopping list from customers then detect those items in the neighborhood, before exposure at the customer's door with the products.

With Instacart you can choose what you would like to be - a full-service shopper or an in-store shopper. Following are the qualifications of both:

Full-service shopper

  • You have to shop and deliver groceries
  • You would be an Independent contractors
  • You can work on numbers of hours per week, depending upon your will.
  • You'll need a car with proper insurance coverage to complete deliveries
  • In-store shopper

  • You can work as a Part-time employees
  • Work as per your schedule
  • You won't need a car
  • Want to be an Instacart shopper? Here are the basic requirements needed to be a shopper:

  • The minimum age required is 18 years old.
  • You must pass the eligibility criteria to work in the U.S. or Canada
  • A smartphone with Android 5.0 or later, iOS 9 or later is a must.
  • A registered vehicle and its insurance is a prerequisite. (for Full-service Shopper)
  • You must be physically fit and healthy enough to carry 30lbs of weight.
  • You must be disciplined to follow all the safety protocols.
  • What are the responsibilities of a shopper?

  • You have to go through the order details and avail the maximum ordered products as possible.
  • You are required to help and provide the customers with certain products.
  • Maintaining good communication skills is also required while responding to the calls.
  • Handpick the products ordered per the list and ensure they are rightly placed in the cart.
  • Pack the order to be delivered and place them in your vehicle
  • Make sure to take negative feedback into account and handle it according to the company’s policies.
  • Deliver the orders to the customer’s location
  • Follow all the safety protocols.
  • Use customer feedback for improvement.
  • FAQs

    1)What is the basic role of an instacart shopper?

    Shoppers receive customer orders through the Instacart app, and then they shop and avail accepted orders at customers' preferred stores and deliver them to their doors.

    2)How much can an Instacart shopper make?

    A shopper is free to choose the number of hours. Salary is dependent upon it i.e. hourly basis.

    3)Do I have to pay for groceries myself?

    No. shoppers receive a payment card from the company and they are supposed to use it for shopping for groceries.

    4)What are the requirements to become an Instacart shopper?

    If you want to work as a shopper, you must be the age of 18 or above. You must be able to carry 40lbs of weight and have your car. You are also required to get through the background check.

    5)Does Instacart cover the mileage?

    Yes. Instacart covers the estimated mileage. One can deduct the work-related mileage from the taxable income.


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