Flexible Schedule - Shop and Deliver - Instacart - Now Hiring! in Norwalk, California

Norwalk, CA, 90650
Posted: 2021-09-27
Valid through: 2022-07-28

Instacart is an online grocery delivery platform that allows people to get greater accessibility to food items from the comfort of their homes. There are more than 9.6 million InstaCart users in the US currently, and lesser than 500,000 shoppers to satisfy the growing demands. Instacart is now looking to hire more shoppers to increase customer satisfaction as well as reduce the workload on its employees. Apply Now if you’re looking for an opportunity to earn money without any previous experience or difficult responsibilities.

About Instacart

Instacart allows its users to order groceries and other essentials from their preferred local stores and delivers these orders through Instacart shoppers - employees who shop for the orders and deliver them to the clients. The delivery time of Instacart in the USA and Canada is as fast as an hour, making it one of the best grocery delivery platforms in the USA. Instacart hires its employees regardless of their gender, sexual orientation, identity status, or disability status, providing equal opportunities to all.

An Instacart Shopper is majorly responsible for picking up client orders from the stores and delivering them in different shifts based on the schedules of the employees.

Instacart Shoppers -

Employees can work as Instacart Shoppers in two ways - either full-service shoppers or in-store shoppers. The responsibilities of both are as follows -


  • They are independent contractors.
  • They shop as well as deliver the orders to the clients.
  • Their pay depends on the number of orders they take and where they work.
  • Their working hours are flexible and they get paid according to their shifts.
  • In-store shoppers

  • They are part-time employees of Instacart.
  • They only shop for the orders in the stores and are not responsible for delivering them.
  • Their pay depends on the number of hours they work for.
  • They receive an hourly wage.
  • Requirements for an Instacart Shopper

    To get hired as an Instacart Shopper one needs to have the following -

  • Minimum age of 18 years.
  • The ability to lift at least 30 pounds with or without accommodation.
  • An Android or an iPhone smartphone.
  • Must have passed the background check by Instacart.
  • A bank account to receive your payments.
  • A valid driver’s license and a car (full-service shoppers).
  • A set of insulated bags to carry paper bags (full-service shoppers).
  • How to sign up on the Instacart App

    To sign up and start working as an Instacart Shopper follow these steps -

  • Download the Instacart Shopper app.
  • Provide basic personal information for a background check.
  • Fill out the paperwork.
  • Register your payment card.
  • Start taking delivery gigs.
  • FAQs

    1)How do I schedule my working hours?

    The app lets you choose your working hours once you have signed up on it.

    2)How do I get order requests?

    Half an hour before your shift starts, the app shows you your order notifications which you can then complete.

    3)How much do full-service shoppers earn?

    Full-service shoppers earn at least $11 an hour

    4)How do Instacart shoppers get paid?

    Instacart shoppers are paid weekly through deposits in their bank accounts

    5)Can Instacart shoppers decline orders?

    Yes, Instacart shoppers are allowed to decline orders if the pay is too less or if the delivery is too far away.

    6)Do Instacart shoppers get bonuses?

    Instacart shoppers can get referral bonuses, i.e. bonuses for referring the app to a friend. The referral needs to follow certain procedures once the employee is qualified to get the referral bonus.


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