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Are you looking for a full-time or part-time job in DC?

Signup to shop with Instacart and become your own boss instead. Become a Full-Service Shopper and start making great money on your own schedule. Enjoy the flexibility of choosing when, where, and how much you earn.

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Why become an Instacart Shopper?

Earn money

Earn extra money shopping for others

As a shopper, you go to the grocery store like normal, except you’re getting paid to shop for others.

Work whenever

Work whenever it works for you

With no set hours or days, you can shop as much or as little as you want, anytime you want.

Grocery Shopper - Delivery Driver

Location: DC

Hours: Part-time, flexible hours

Become your own boss and sign up to be either a full-service Instacart shopper or an in-store Instacart shopper in DC.

  • Earn extra money shopping for others in DC
  • Set your schedule to work as much or as little as you want
  • Get paid daily, including tips, when you qualify for Instant Cashout
  • Choose which orders you accept to maximize your time and earnings
  • Explore DC's neighborhoods by delivering to both new and familiar areas

You must meet certain requirements to shop with Instacart depending on the Instacart shopper role you chose. Becoming an Instacart shopper in DC does not require any previous experience as a personal shopper — or any work experience at all. We welcome interested individuals from an array of industries and backgrounds. Shopping on the Instacart platform may be the ideal opportunity for those looking for seasonal work, flexible scheduling, home-based opportunities, temporary jobs, or a part-time position. This job works well for those seeking a home-based or entry-level position or those who can only work certain days or hours, such as after school or on weekends.

How to shop and earn

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Which type of role is right for me?

Shop and deliver

Shop and deliver

Full-service shopping is a contract role.

Icon car Requires a car
Icon door delivery Deliver to the customer's door
Icon work whenever Work whenever you want
Shop only

Shop only

Prepare orders as an Instacart employee.

Icon no car No car required
Icon prepare orders Prepare orders at one store
Icon schedule shift Schedule shifts up to 29 hrs/wk

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Shop from these popular stores near DC


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Washington, DC 20018


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Washington, DC 20007


1747 Columbia Rd Nw
Washington, DC 20009


490 L St. Nw
Washington, DC 20001


1100 4th St. Sw
Washington, DC 20024


5545 Connecticut Ave Nw
Washington, DC 20015

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