Disclaimer to Drivers
GetSwift is a software company that provides delivery management to companies. Businesses employ their own drivers, and they use our software to link their jobs with their own drivers.
GetSwift does not:
Maintain a job vacancy board
Provide work for independent drivers not associated with a company
The GetSwift Driver app will not work (you will not receive jobs) if you are not approved by an employer who is using our software, please do not sign up for the free GetSwift trial offered.
Step 1: Receive Invite
Click on the provided link in the email
Note: Once a business has invited you to drive for them through a link, please follow the steps below. If your account username and password has been provided to you by your employer, please skip to Step 3.
Step 2: Create Account
Set up your profile with your:
Mode of Transport
Step 4: Log In
Login to the app using your username and password
Step 5: Configure Settings
Configure your notification and location to the optimal settings by following the 5 best practices checklist below
keep your Phone's software updated
Within SETTINGS click SYSTEM UPDATES to check if an update is available
Do not activate power saving mode
Within SETTING click BATTERY and make sure POWER SAVING MODE is OFF
Allow GetSwift app to run in the background
Keep youR GetSwift App Updated to the most recent version
Go to the GOOGLE PLAY STORE and check for updates
Click on NOTIFICATION SETTING within the GETSWIFT APP
Ensure the ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS is on
Ensure that a SHOW SILENTLY is OFF
Click on LOCATION SETTINGS within the GETSWIFT APP
Ensure that the LOCATING METHOD setting is on HIGH ACCURACY
Click into IMPROVE ACCURACY and check both options
Step 6: Operating the GetSwift App
Learn an overview of how to log online and navigate the app.
Step 7: Go Online
You will need to GO ONLINE to be eligible to receive delivery jobs from your employer
Navigate to your PROFILE tab
Swipe the ‘toggle’ (a line with a circle) in the top right corner
Step 8: Navigation Bar
Application Layout: The GetSwift Driver application is divided into four(4) main tabs; Profile, Archived, Accepted, New. You can navigate between and return to these tabs at anytime using the navigation bar always found at the bottom of the page.
The profile tab contains useful information and links regarding your account
The archived tab contains detailed information about jobs that you have previously completed, abandoned and declined. This information will be held for 24 hours
The accepted tab contains a list of jobs that you have accepted or that have been assigned to you
The new tab contains jobs that have become available for you to accept
Step 9: Delivery Essentials Actions
Drivers are required to perform three essential actions for each order that is allocated to them:
Assigns the job to you to complete the delivery
Click when on on the way to the end customer
When the order is delivered click Complete so you are ready for you next!