If you're looking for a flexible way to make extra money as a delivery services driver, you're probably going to choose Doordash. The company offers you the best way to make money on the go. No bosses, no passengers, just you, your Vibes and the way. So if you're interested in taking on a new challenge then Doordash is for you. Driving for DoorDash is a decent way to earn some cash on the side. Doordash driver jobs are a great way to become familiar with cities and their residents. Drivers will learn street layout and meet a lot of new people.
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.
A mode of transportation is required in order to work for DoorDash. Acceptable modes of transportation are bicycles, motorcycles, scooters, and cars. If you have a vehicle, it is important to note that you have to be insured.
Dashers perform on demand delivery requests that are organised by the Doordash app. Drivers schedule shifts in advance or can drop into open shifts in advance. Order offers contain information about payout, the location of the pickup, and the drop-off.
After you accept a delivery request, navigate to the restaurant and pick up the order using the information given to you. After picking up the order, the Doordash app will direct you to the customer and give you any special instruction you'll need to complete the delivery. Then you have to safely deliver the order to the customer's door and collect the amount.
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.
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.
Next you will be prompted to consent for a background check thus you must provide your birthdate and Social Security Number.
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.
After completing the W-9 form, an Activation Confirmation page will appear confirming your request was successful.
You will receive an email with tracking information for your Activation Kit’s delivery status which will take 1 -4 business days.