Jun 25, 2020 - 07:59 PM
Gig and delivery businesses also offer flexible scheduling and the ability to use your vehicles for added safety. App-driven companies like InstaCart and Doordash and industry giants like Amazon have surged during the pandemic, and their expansion has led to an increase in hiring for almost everything, from delivery assistance to management and supervisory roles.
Restaurant and grocery stores have also adapted to curbside pick up and new delivery protocols that require more labor and management. For these jobs, the application process is pretty straightforward, but some resume adjustments and knowing the correct way to apply will set you apart from other applicants.
The job screening process has also changed do to the pandemic. In-person interviews have, for the most part, been replaced by phone interviews and video interviews. So if you're doing more long term job planning, keep in mind that potential opportunities will depend heavily on your mobile interview abilities through video apps like Zoom and Skype.