Delivery Driver (part or full time) with DoorDash - Make up to $24/hour - Jobs Near Me in Norwalk, California

Norwalk, CA, 90650
Posted: 2021-07-31
Valid through: 2022-05-31


DoorDash is a great company to utilize as an extra or main source of income. Signing up for DoorDash is relatively easy and once approved starting is easy. When beginning to work, it is important to pay attention to peak hours within your city, promotions offered by DoorDash, as well as how to serve your customers best. Along with this, keeping track of your expenses and learning how to best gauge which orders are profitable and declining those that are not is a great way to maximize your earnings.

Why deliver with DoorDash?

Earn extra cash for your goals

Achieve your short-term goals or long-term dreams by driving or biking with DoorDash.

Choose your own hours

Unlike full-time jobs or seasonal gigs, when and where you're employed is completely up to you.

Freedom to dash anywhere

Deliver near your home or in a city you're just visiting.

Easy to get started

Don't worry about car inspections or vehicle restrictions. Just check in and receive everything you would like to start out earning.

Receive deliveries directly

Once approved, go online to the Dasher app to receive nearby orders immediately.

Know how much you'll make

Clear and concise pay model allows you to know how much you'll make before accepting any order.

A Doordash delivery driver’s main responsibility is to pick up food from different restaurants and deliver them to customers. As a corporation that's famous for its excellent food delivery services, it hires the responsible delivery drivers to make sure that the work is completed on time.

As a delivery driver working for Doordash, your main work is going to be to take orders from a central dispatch system, and make sure that they're fulfilled in a timely and accurate manner. The most part of your work is going to be to see work orders, drive your vehicle to the restaurant, place the order, then deliver it to the customer.

In order to become a delivery driver at Doordash, you've got to possess a string of skills like the power to securely but quickly drive to destinations, communicate orders properly, and make sure that food is delivered hot.

Doordash Delivery Driver Duties and Responsibilities

To see what specific duties you'll be performing when working as a Doordash delivery driver, see this of responsibilities:

  • Check orders to work out details of pick-up and delivery.
  • Drive the vehicle to the restaurant, and order food items as listed within the work order.
  • Call customers to clear any confusions regarding quantities, or preferences
  • Make sure that food orders are expedited by following up properly.
  • Check packed orders to make sure completeness and accuracy.
  • Buy packed orders, and check change, and receipts.
  • Inspect containers to make sure that they're presentable.
  • Place food orders in proper bags or cabins to make sure they are fresh.
  • Drive the vehicle to customers’ homes or offices, ensuring delivery within designated timelines.
  • Deliver order to customers, and supply them with bills.
  • Process cash payments, and tender change and receipts.
  • Contact dispatch center to supply them with information on delivered food items.
  • Make sure that all deliveries are properly logged into the Doordash online system.
  • Provide customers with information on current deals that partner restaurants are offering.
  • Make sure that customers check their food orders before leaving the premises.
  • Handle complaints like cold food, or late deliveries by following company policies.
  • Make sure that assigned vehicles are cleaned and maintained on a daily basis.
  • Oversee multiple orders to make sure that they're delivered to the proper addresses.
  • Collect authorization for credit invoices and communicate with managers to possess them charged timely.

DoorDash Driver & Delivery Partner Requirements

  • You must be 18 years or older
  • Have access to a vehicle
  • Any car, truck, or van qualifies
  • You can deliver on a scooter or bicycle in some markets
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Current insurance — Name on policy
  • Own an iPhone or Android smartphone to run the DoorDash partner app
  • Complete an orientation and request an activation kit

DoorDash Vehicle Requirements

  • Vehicle requirements are very lenient for DoorDash: Any working vehicle qualifies. you'll also deliver with motorcycles, scooters, or bicycles in some markets.
  • Any model year is suitable
  • There is no vehicle inspection
  • There are not any cosmetic requirements
  • If your car runs and drives, it’s eligible
  • Motorcycles and scooters qualify
  • Bicycles qualify in some cities

How Much Do DoorDash Drivers Make?

DoorDash delivery drivers typically earn around $8 – $15/hour. Dashers are paid for each completed order. Payout for deliveries is calculated consistent with a formula:

Base pay + Promotions + Tips = Total Earnings.

Dashers see an estimate of what proportion each delivery can pay before they accept the order.

Peak Pay: DoorDash sometimes offers Peak Pay, a bonus added to every order during busy times and peak hours. An example of a Peak Pay offer is: “Earn $3 extra per order in between 11AM–2PM if you accept 80% of delivery opportunities.

Challenges: Challenges offer a bonus for completing a number of deliveries during a particular period of time. Example challenge: “Earn $20 for completing 15 deliveries in a week.” Not all markets offer Challenges.

Pay period: DoorDash drivers are paid once weekly via direct deposit to a bank account. There's also a choice to withdraw earnings instantly for a fee.

Taxes: DoorDash drivers are independent contractors, so you'll need to buy your own gas, insurance, and other expenses you run into along the way.

Application process

Sign Up- If DoorDash is looking for drivers in your area you will be prompted to continue, however, if there is a surplus of drivers then you will not be able to sign up and DoorDash will instead place you on a waiting list.

Mode of Transportation Details- If there is availability in your city you will then fill out your mode of transportation (car, bicycle, or motorcycle), driver’s license state, and driver’s license number. You will also need insurance for your vehicle.

Background Check Consent- Next you will be prompted to consent for a background check thus you must provide your birthdate and Social Security Number.

Get Activation Kit- Lastly, you will provide your address for an activation kit to be sent to your home once you have passed the background check which gives instructions on how to get started.

Apply

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Organization

Doordash

Job Categories

PART_TIME , FULL_TIME

OccupationalCategory

Reference Number

3139035

Country

USA

Latitude

33.906914

Longitude

-118.08339