Jobs Hiring Near Me - Doordash Driver Jobs in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, IL, 60629
Posted: 2021-10-17
Valid through: 2022-08-26


No passengers. No bosses. Just you, your tunes, and the road.

Sign up now and start making money!

  • Choose your wheels and deliver food and other items from local merchants to hungry customers.
  • Be your own boss. Work when you want, wherever you want
  • Earn including 100% of the tips
  • Work in the morning, at night, or any time in between
  • Use any car, bike, scooter, motorcycle, or moped to deliver
  • Start today and be your own boss. Get on the road today!

Car, Motorcycle, and Moped Requirements:

  • iPhone or Android smartphone
  • Valid Driver's License and insurance 18+ years of age
  • 1+ years of driving experience

Bike Requirements:

  • iPhone or Android smartphone
  • 18+ years of age

About Us

DoorDash is a technology company that connects customers with local businesses. Customers order meals and other items from their favorite local merchants and Dashers deliver them directly to their doors. Dashers are third-party contractors who deliver for merchants to customers. Dashers are paid on a per delivery basis, not per hour.


1) What is a day like in the life of a DoorDash delivery driver?

The day of the DoorDash delivery driver starts by logging into the Dasher app to change to go online. The dasher app will notify you of all the delivery requests near your area once you go online. Delivery drivers will accept the food orders and will drive to restaurants. They will take the orders and will make sure they have not missed any items on the list. Drivers need to ensure that food deliveries are fresh. As a delivery driver, you may also reject the order if it is not cost-efficient. All the work takes place through the Dasher app.

Life as a Dasher is all about flexibility. You will work on your timings and will receive your payments each week. Apply now for DoorDash job openings!

2) Can you make a living with DoorDash jobs?

Yes, DoorDash jobs are quite popular among the masses. If you are looking to earn in your free time, these job openings are perfect for you. The earnings of a dasher are usually influenced by the market. If you work in a bigger market, you will receive more delivery requests. But a small market may not offer you many opportunities to earn. DoorDash careers also offer delivery drivers to earn through promotions and tips. Dashers earn more during peak hours or a surge. You need to work smartly as a Dasher by taking up orders that are cost-efficient.

Working with DoorDash is super easy and fun if you are looking to earn quickly and easily. DoorDash is hiring, apply now!

3) How will DoorDash pay the delivery driver?

DoorDash introduced the dasher pay model to pay off the delivery drivers without any trouble. The firm pays the driver weekly. The dasher pay model consists of base pay, promotions, and tips that the drivers earn. Following is the composition of dasher payments:

  • Base pay - time, distance, and desirability. Base pay will also depend on the type of order.
  • Promotions will help you earn through peak pay and challenges.
  • Delivery drivers are free to keep all the tips they earn.

Sum of all these will be your total payout. But you must know all these factors will vary from city to city. Dashers can earn by challenges as well. Delivery drivers just need to meet the requirements and they will have various opportunities to grow. The Dasher app also has an earnings tab where delivery drivers can track the payments. DoorDash job openings are perfect to pursue in your part-time job. Apply now!

4) What is a DoorDash drive?

DoorDash Drive refers to large order deliveries that involve careful handling. Dashers with top ratings qualify for DoorDash drive. They sign up early to see these delivery opportunities while working and can claim them in advance. The DoorDash Drive deliveries consist of catering orders placed directly with the store or corporate clients. Some of these delivery orders are customized if there’s a request. Dashers will know all about a setup before accepting a delivery opportunity. All these orders are large and pay more. Some of the tips for DoorDash Drive are as follows:

  • Dashers must claim the orders when the pre-claims window is open.
  • Expect merchant customization in these deliveries.
  • Always confirm your dash.
  • Complete the drive properly to claim dasher rewards.

5) Are DoorDash driver jobs tough?

No, DoorDash driver jobs are fun and flexible. Here are some of the perks that you enjoy while working with DoorDash:

  • You will work on hours of your preference. Choose any shift you want to do in the Dasher app.
  • Earn extra with DoorDash through various promotions and bonuses.
  • The Dasher Pay Model will help you receive your payments weekly.
  • Delivery drivers can track their earnings easily on the Dasher app.
  • You will get to explore your city and drivers will also learn more about their neighborhood.
  • DoorDash offers various benefits to the delivery drivers. Work as an independent contractor and grab all these benefits.
  • Apply now for DoorDash delivery driver jobs!


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