Shadowfax to hire 75,000 delivery partners

Shadowfax to hire 75,000 delivery partners

Shadowfax Technology plans to hire 75,000 delivery partners by the end of the month as it expands its delivery network.

The company said it is open to hiring people who can not commute long distances but want to earn money, but they want to be financially independent.

The platform plans to create 5,000 delivery partner jobs in Tamil Nadu.

By the end of July 2022, Shadowfax will recruit 75,000 delivery partners across India. The free medical insurance with an accident and health coverage of Rs 7.5 lakh can help riders earn up to 35,000 per month, while they get up to Rs 35,000 per month, according to the company.

It will also offer other rider benefit programmes such as flexible working hours and a minimum earning guarantee for its community of delivery partners.

Shadowfax is expanding its delivery network as the gig economy booms, creating more job opportunities, and expanding its delivery network, it added.

For those who do not own a vehicle, the company has an electric vehicle rental plan in place in select cities, which allows riders to complete deliveries on their bikes or cycles, according to the onboarding process.

The gig economy has accelerated in India over the past few years, becoming one of the preferred options and a reliable source of income for the country's youth. The release said that Shadowfax aims to create more job opportunities across the country, which will help us strengthen our existing community of 120,000 delivery partners.

The B 2 C last-mile delivery platform serves over 170 enterprise clients in 900 cities and delivers over a million orders every day.