Delivery Driver (Dasher)

Website DoorDash

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DoorDash is hiring a delivery driver (aka Dasher) in Oakmont, PA.

As a Dasher, your job is to make deliveries on behalf of those local restaurants and grocery stores.

Whenever a customer places an order, Dashers earn money by picking up the order and delivering it directly to the customer.

Perks of working as a Dasher

There are many reasons to work as a delivery driver for DoorDash:

  • You don’t need any prior work experience.
  • You get the opportunity to set your own hours.
  • Freedom to Dash in Oakmont and in neighboring cities.

Delivering with DoorDash, you get flexibility and financial stability!

Salary

DoorDash advertises that you will earn between $15-$25 an hour.

There are three ways to make money as a Dasher:

  1. Base pay: it’s DoorDash’s base contribution for each order. This will range from $2-10+ depending on the estimated time, distance, and desirability of the order.
  2. Promotions: they are additional pay for orders that meet certain conditions. For example, on a busy day, you can earn extra money for each delivery.
  3. Tip: Customers can leave a tip when they check out or after the delivery is completed. 100% of tips are yours on top of base pay and promotions.

Based on Glassdoor estimates and feedback from users, Salarship estimates the salary to be around $19 per hour in Oakmont, PA.

Responsibilities

  • Delivering items to clients in a safe and timely manner.
  • Adhering to assigned routes and following time schedules.
  • Accepting payments for delivered items.

Requirements

  • You can use any mode of transportation: car, bicycle, or motorcycle.
  • You must be 18 or older.
  • A smartphone and the DoorDash application are required.
  • You must provide your driver’s license number or social security number.
  • Optional: consent to a background check.

Expenses

As a Dasher, you have to pay for all your business expenses. That includes mobile usage, gas, and car insurance.

About DoorDash

DoorDash Inc. operates an online food ordering and food delivery platform. DoorDash is the largest food delivery company in the United States. DoorDash also has a 60% market share in the convenience delivery categories: foods, drinks, and groceries.