Uber Eats delivery driver - Part-Time Food Delivery - Now Hiring! in Chicago, Illinois

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

Uber Eats

Deliver with Uber. Earn on your schedule. Sign up to deliver with Uber Eats and earn when you complete 100 deliveries in your first 90 days.

  • Work on your schedule. Deliver for a few hours in the mornings, every night, or just on weekends; it's up to you.
  • Earn Good Money. You'll earn by bringing people the food they love from local restaurants.
  • Choose your wheels. Use your car, scooter, or bike to make deliveries.

Delivery requirements

Car delivery:

  • Be at least 19 years old
  • Have a 2-door or 4-door car
  • Have a valid driver's license
  • Provide Social Security Number to run a background check

Bike delivery:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have a state-issued ID or Driver's License
  • When signing up, be sure to choose 'Biking' under the transportation method.
  • Scooter delivery:

    • No experience is necessary. But, if you have previous employment experience in delivery (such as a delivery driver, food service, food delivery, delivery runner, or courier), you may enjoy delivering with Uber Eats! Delivering with Uber is a great way to supplement your part-time or full-time income.
    • Vehicles allowed for delivery vary by city.


    1)What requirements do I need to meet to become an Uber Eats driver?

    Uber Eats jobs are the best job opportunity if you find flexible and stable job openings near you. Making deliveries with Uber Eats jobs is an excellent opportunity for part-time, full-time, or seasonal employment.

    The requirements for Uber Eats jobs are based on the types of transport you will use for making deliveries:

    For car deliveries, you need to meet the following:

    • You must meet the minimum age limit of 21 years old.
    • You must have a 2 or 4 door vehicle in good working condition.
    • A valid driver’s license is essential to start driving with Uber Eats jobs.
    • Must submit a social security number for background inspection.

    For scooter or bike deliveries, you need to meet the following:

    • You must be at least 19 years old to meet the minimum age limit.
    • You must have at least a 50 cc bike or scooter to make deliveries with Uber Eats.
    • Submit a social security number for background inspection.
    • Must have a valid driver’s license from some legal authority of job location.

    For bicycle or on foot deliveries, you need to meet the following:

    • You must meet the age limit of 18 years old.
    • Must have a government-issued valid ID card or residence proof.
    • You need to submit your social security number for the employment inspection.

    To start driving with Uber Eats jobs by different types of vehicles, you need to make sure what kind of vehicle you will use for making deliveries in the transportation method at the time of the sign-up process.

    2) Is it essential for a driver to have vehicle insurance to start driving with Uber Eats jobs?

    To start driving with Uber Eats jobs, you must have valid and active insurance and registration in your name before the application process. This requirement for the Uber Eats jobs indicated that the company doesn’t allow any uninsured vehicle to work for this job opportunity. Other than the insurance, Uber Eats makes sure the Uber Eats driver submits their passport size photo and a valid driver’s license to their portal. Uber Eats itself provides other insurance too, but it will not consider driver’s insurance. To protect yourself, you should buy business or ridesharing insurance.

    3)What costs does Uber Eat cover for their driver?

    Being an Independent contractor, you will be responsible for all the additional costs related to your job. The prices like Maintenance charges, fuel charges, car repairing charges, and other car-related expenses have to be bear on your own. Besides these charges, the company also reimburses fees like damage to the Uber Eats driver’s vehicle from the interior or exterior during the ride. If the cost occurs from the rider's side, Uber Eats will bear the total charge in repairing or cleaning the vehicle.

    4)How much does an Uber Eats driver make?

    An Uber Eats delivery driver makes an explicit earning on a per-hour basis. Additionally, they can earn rewards and promotional offers based on their performance in the Uber Eats jobs. If you deliver the best services to the customers as per Uber Eats standards, you will also earn tips from the customers, ultimately your money. Uber Eats also charges a service fee to its delivery drivers. This charge is the difference between the Uber Eats delivery driver's rider's payment and the driver's earnings. It does not include other costs, taxes, or surcharges. This service fee will decrease if the delivery drivers make long-distance deliveries.


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