The demand for Uber rides is clear from the fact that more than 93 million users across the US use Uber. With such soaring popularity, Uber decided to venture out into the field of food delivery. Uber Eats was launched in 2014 to let Uber deliver delicious food to people when they don’t wish to go to the restaurants. Uber Eats gave a great opportunity to people to earn some extra money and explore the places they wished to. If you are looking for such an opportunity, Apply Now to Uber Eats to get hired as an Uber Eats food delivery driver.
The food delivery drivers are responsible for picking up customer orders from the local restaurants and deliver them to the customers at their specified locations. Uber Eats allows its delivery drivers to choose their time of work and even their income. Delivery drivers can work in different shifts according to their wishes. The company gives its drivers the freedom to work full-time, part-time, seasonal, just for a few hours, or even at weekends.
The payment of Uber Eats drivers is on a weekly basis depending on their hours of service. The more people work, the more money they can earn. Uber Eats also lets its drivers keep 100% of the tips they receive.
Food delivery drivers can choose their mode of transportation from a car, bike, or a scooter depending on the city of their work. Uber Eats drivers do not need to own a car, they can rent it from the Uber Marketplace.
Uber Eats drivers have some basic responsibilities while completing the orders
Uber Eats specifies different requirements for the delivery drivers based on the vehicle of their choice.
Car Delivery - People need to meet the minimum driving age in their region to start delivering by car for Uber Eats. They need to have a 2-door or 4-door car not more than 20 years old. They should have a driving license and the required documents for the car, including the vehicle registration papers and the insurance papers.
Bike Delivery - People need to be at least 18 years old to deliver by bike for Uber Eats. They need to have ID proof approved by the government. The drivers need to ensure that they select the relevant option under the mode of delivery in the app.
Scooter Delivery - People need to be at least 19 years old to deliver by scooter for Uber Eats. They should have a scooter under 50cc with its required documents including the registration and the insurance papers. The people need to have a driving license to begin working with Uber Eats.
Uber eats does not require any previous work experience for its delivery drivers but the applicants should have some driving experience.
No, Uber Eats does not pay for gas for its delivery drivers.
No, most transactions take place through the app and delivery drivers only need to collect the orders from the restaurants.
Uber Eats usually gets back to its applicants in 3-4 days after their application is submitted.