In-Store Shopper

Instacart, St. Louis, MO

Groceries and home essentials delivered from local stores in 1 hour


Join the company that's changing the way millions of Americans get their groceries!

Save a trip to the market — Instacart can get customers their groceries in as little as an hour! We connect customers with Personal Shoppers in their area to shop for their groceries from their favorite stores for pickup or delivery. You can earn great money as an Instacart Full Time In-store Shopper. Work in a fun, fast-paced environment, get paid to shop, and provide a great time-saving service to thousands of customers!

About the Role:

As a Full Time In-Store Shopper, you will shop for customer orders and get them ready for delivery or curbside pickup. You'll work alongside your team and have the opportunity to interact directly with customers to provide them with the freshest groceries and best service possible. Every day, you'll help our customers get the products they love when they want them. Instacart has launched over 150 markets in the past year and is on track to bring Instacart to more households and expand offerings in existing markets. Instacart has created an amazing shopping experience by providing customers with fast delivery or curbside pickup while maintaining high-quality service.

This is a great role for you if:

  • You love picky customers. You understand that customers expect you to pick that perfect avocado!

  • You take pride in providing the best possible customer service. You turn unhappy customers into your strongest advocates!

  • You have high standards. You give 100% and it shows.

  • You have a high sense of urgency and are always working toward improvement in your role.

  • You maintain calm and professional under pressure and can take constructive criticism.

  • You can be trusted to do the right thing, every time, even if no one is watching. You always act with integrity and honesty.

  • You're a team player! You love being part of a team, interacting with store employees, and customers!

  • You're a great communicator. You use professional language and always remember to say please and thank you to the customer.

  • You're tech-savvy. You have to use a smartphone, apps, and email.

  • You're reliable! You follow operational policies and procedures including punctual attendance.

  • You're a stickler for cleanliness! You maintain a clean and organized workspace.


  • Must be available for 32+ total hours a week

  • Must be available to work dedicated shift windows

  • Must be available to work between 8am - 8pm during their assigned days

  • Shifts can change weekly but will remain in the specified window

  • Shoppers can swap shifts with operations approval

  • Blackout days include:

    • 7 days leading up to Thanksgiving

    • 7 days leading up to Christmas

    • President’s Day

    • Labor Day

    • Memorial Day


  • Availability to work at least 32+ hours a week

  • Applicants must be 21 years of age or older
  • Ability to deliver customer service that exceeds customer needs

  • Qualified applicants must be able to do the following with or without a reasonable accommodation:

    • Lift up to 50 lbs regularly throughout shift

    • Remain standing or walking, including up and down stairs, during shift

If you think you'd be a great fit and want to be a part of an amazing company, fill out this form now!


About Instacart

You can choose from a variety of local stores including Whole Foods, Safeway, Costco, Mariano's and many more, as well as being able to mix items from multiple stores into one order. Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems to create an experience for our customers that is nothing short of magical. 

Want to learn more about Instacart? Visit Instacart's website.