As someone who depended on tips at more than one time in my life, I believe that tipping has got out of control. Mister, that's a ten-gallon hat on a twenty-gallon head. I swear some of these Prime guys think they're parachuting into Normandy or rescuing hostages or something. It also has a lot of bugs and glitches. It's actually Amazon's logistics people that deserve the tip, since they're the ones making sure the right products are available at the right depot at the right time. On top of that, we don't get any reimbursement for gas that we use or car maintenance expenses.
I think most people don't actually understand the difference between service, retail and other positions. For non-delivery related support, you will need to email support at When your last package is delivered and finished in the app, your route will officially end. I just found your website a few days ago, thru TipHero, and subscribed the same day. Picking Up Amazon Flex Deliveries Picking up Amazon Flex deliveries is pretty easy, and the process has been pretty streamlined and user-friendly. Navigation will then become active in your app. That's one-quarter of Prime users tapping into the new service shortly after a year since it launched and with availability in limited markets. But if my Amazon membership covers getting boxes delivered to my house super fast, why should the driver get tipped on top of that? Where does it say those people are not being paid a good wage? Yesterday i had my first ever non delivery even though it s been tracked and delivered as handed over to me.Next
Most deliveries will take place at the front door. The answer is because of my coworker. I wish those people had good jobs, with good wages at local businesses. About 36% of Prime Now goods are purchased from local grocery stores. I've had some delivery drivers dump things by my bin and drive off without ringing, because they need to rush to their next delivery.Next
Does anyone know if the Prime Now drivers expect tips and get offended if you don't tip them? When I do order from Amazon, I will take the free 2-day shipping and force Amazon to pay FedEx shipping out of my yearly fee. This particular post may be a true life-saver for me. The recommended tip is in place for a reason and it does increase based on the size weight and quantity of the order which relates directly to how much effort we have to put in to get whatev. I've been a postie 20 years and have never once left a card with no intention of delivering the parcel. I have no idea what Amazon delivery people make.Next
Super easy—just one piece of info—there are a lot of items where the description appears to be for a different product that what the picture shows. The one delivery I did was to a former Flex driver, known on these forums as Limepro. First, you must set your availability. What advice would you give to new Flex drivers? Maybe I'm missing an old thread. Like taxi drivers, wait persons, Lyft drivers, bulk trash if we put something outrageously large out for them.Next
If a delivery is unattended, place the package where it is not easily viewed by would-be thieves. All it is doing is encouraging people to be lazy and have someone else do the job that you should be doing in the first place for peanuts. And there are plenty of choices available for each item, too. There are plenty of for foods, cleaning products, and baby items. For those of us who have done these jobs, I think the majority feel that tipping has reached, well, a tipping point, and wish it would end.Next
Persistence is necessary for Excellence. From Uber promo codes, to Lyft driver requirements, to debates about Uber vs. I know that buying things in bulk is an easy way to save money, and I love Costco runs as much as the next girl. They do nothing different than other delivery drivers, other than not usually wearing a uniform. Quote bik Do you tip the FedEx guy? One of the options you can choose is No-Rush Shipping, which earns you some sort of credit in exchange for a slower shipping time. There won't be any shame because chances are they'll not see the same driver every week or anything like that. Also, I think someone complained about an issue with Amazon Now App.Next
To be honest Amazon prime now should not even be supported. You make me pull, I'll put you down. I respect, applaud and admire what you are doing here. I hope I'm not the first one to tell you this, but you might want to look for another job if you're making that little. Feel free to steal these ideas! I don't know if they come from my local post office which is closed to public on Sundays, or from a larger post office in my area.Next