Farmdoor hiring Delivery Driver

Palo Alto, California


Cookpad Inc., a Palo Alto based food tech startup, is hiring delivery drivers for its Farmdoor residential farmstand project. Someone who’s worked on a farm, worked at farmers’ markets, done CSA delivery, or worked with produce (grocery stores/restaurants) is strongly preferred.

“Farmdoor” ( operates self­serve farm stands in residential area. Members can get farm­direct fresh produce any time, any day, just outside of their house: We are currently running 6 pilots in Menlo Park, planning to expand soon. All our farmstands are located within close proximity of one another.

Job Responsibilities:

  • ­Receive, pack, and deliver produce to farm stands (1­3 times per week). ­
  • Follow stocking and produce handling guidelines provided by Operations Manager.

This would be a great opportunity for a someone already working as a part­time delivery driver or courier. It would also be ideal for someone looking for additional part­time work.


  • Efficient, organized, clean, and professional.
  • Ability to work on Saturdays or Sundays when needed.
  • Available to do delivery between 8­10 am on delivery days.
  • Valid driver’s license and auto insurance.
  • Reliable car. Preferably SUV, large hatchback, or car with large trunk. Need to have air conditioning for Summer time. No pick up trucks please.
  • Resident in the lower Peninsula.
  • Lift 30+ lbs.
  • Experience handling/displaying fresh produce is a plus.
  • Familiarity with food safety protocol.

Compensation (this position is a paid independent contractor position)

$40 per delivery (delivery should take 2 hours or less)

1­3 deliveries per week (deliveries are shared among other drivers)

HOW TO APPLY Please email Contact riel Russell (operations manager)