About & Pics

Description

From Michelin-star restaurants to local cafes, catering and hospitality businesses, you can easily browse and apply to hourly gigs or permanent work with the Instawork app.

*Currently operating in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles.

The Instawork app helps you:

- Increase your take-home pay with permanent jobs and hourly gigs that fit your schedule
- Connect with exciting new food and beverage businesses and build connections with other restaurant pros
- Have a flexible schedule and easily choose where you work and when
- Learn and expand your skill set with each new gig
- Get peace of mind knowing there are always gigs available when you need to pick up an extra shift
- Increase your chances to get hired permanently by working with new hospitality businesses in the area

The Instawork app makes it easy to:

- Quickly create your profile to apply for jobs or gigs - no more paper resumes
- Add co-workers and managers as references
- Book gigs that work for your schedule
- Work hourly gigs and earn up to $30/hr
- View your earnings as you complete each job and get paid weekly
- Search and browse for permanent jobs near you - No more Craigslist searches!
- Directly book interviews for permanent jobs
- Easily schedule and manage your interviews
- Communicate with businesses right from the app

Jobs and Gigs opportunities listed through Instawork:

- Assistant / Floor Manager
- Bar Back
- Barista
- Bartender
- Busser
- Cashier
- Chef
- Counter Staff / Cashier
- Deli / Grocery
- Dish Prep
- Dishwasher
- Even Captain
- Event Server
- Event Setup and Takedown
- Food Runner
- General Manager
- Host / Reservationist
- Kitchen Cleanup
- Line Cook
- Pastry / Baker
- Prep Cook
- Runner
- Server
- Sous Chef / Kitchen Manager
- Sushi Chef

What pros say about Instawork:

"Before I knew about Instawork, I would walk into restaurants and ask if they were hiring and I always was ignored and when they did hire me they wouldn't give me the opportunity to show my skills. I was always put as a dishwasher. With Instawork gigs I walk into a restaurant feeling confident and know that I will be treated with respect".
Jose, prep cook and dishwasher, San Francisco

“Instawork gigs makes it more stable for me. I used to be afraid to say no to work on holidays but now I’m able to move my schedule around”.
Miriam, event server, South San Francisco

Got any questions or feedback? Reach out to us at help@instawork.com

We're currently operating in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. More locations coming soon!

Connect with Instawork:
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/instawork.jobs/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/instawork.jobs/
Twitter - https://twitter.com/instawork
Blog - https://blog.instawork.com/


Privacy Policy - https://instawork.com/legal/instawork-privacy-policy
Terms and Conditions - https://instawork.com/legal/instawork-terms-of-use

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Jul 07, 2016 (over 2 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 10 days, on average.

Jan 14
2019
(Current)
Version 2.14.1

Thanks for using Instawork to find hourly gigs at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. We're currently operating in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. More locations coming soon!
We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Jan 08
2019
Version 2.10.0

Thanks for using Instawork to find hourly gigs at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. We're currently operating in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. More locations coming soon!
We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Jan 04
2019
Version 2.9.0

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests. We're currently operating in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. More locations coming soon!

Dec 17
2018
Version 2.5.102

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Dec 03
2018
Version 2.5.99

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Nov 20
2018
Version 2.5.98

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses.
We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Nov 12
2018
Version 2.5.96

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses.
We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Nov 05
2018
Version 2.5.93

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses.
We've made some performance improvements and killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Oct 30
2018
Version 2.5.92

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. Now you can see how much you'll be making at each gig right when you book it.
We also killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Oct 23
2018
Version 2.5.91

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. Now you can see how much you'll be making at each gig right when you book it.
We also killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Oct 17
2018
Version 2.5.89

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. Now you can see how much you'll be making at each gig right when you book it.
We also killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Oct 09
2018
Version 2.5.87

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. Now you can see how much you'll be making at each gig right when you book it.
We also killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Oct 01
2018
Version 2.5.84

Thanks for using Instawork to book gigs and find FOH and BOH work at local restaurants and hospitality businesses. Now you can see how much you'll be making at each gig right when you book it.
We also killed a few bugs. Because bugs are never good in the food business. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have questions or feature requests.

Sep 17
2018
Version 2.5.81

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Sep 11
2018
Version 2.5.80

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Sep 03
2018
Version 2.5.78

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 29
2018
Version 2.5.77

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at instaworkers@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 28
2018
Version 2.5.76

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 20
2018
Version 2.5.72

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 13
2018
Version 2.5.71

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 08
2018
Version 2.5.68

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Aug 06
2018
Version 2.5.67

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 31
2018
Version 2.5.65

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 23
2018
Version 2.5.62

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 17
2018
Version 2.5.61

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at help@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 16
2018
Version 2.5.60

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 09
2018
Version 2.5.58

We've made improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jul 02
2018
Version 2.5.56

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jun 25
2018
Version 2.5.55

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jun 18
2018
Version 2.5.50

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jun 12
2018
Version 2.5.49

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jun 05
2018
Version 2.5.45

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

Jun 04
2018
Version 2.5.44

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

May 31
2018
Version 2.5.43

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

May 20
2018
Version 2.5.39

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at contact@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

May 16
2018
Version 2.5.38

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at merchanthelp@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

May 14
2018
Version 2.5.37

We've made bug fixes to improve your experience. E-mail us at merchanthelp@instawork.com if you have issues or feature requests.

May 03
2018
Version 2.5.34

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 30
2018
Version 2.5.32

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 23
2018
Version 2.5.29

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 16
2018
Version 2.5.26

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 08
2018
Version 2.5.24

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 04
2018
Version 2.5.23

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Apr 02
2018
Version 2.5.18

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Mar 19
2018
Version 2.5.16

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Mar 06
2018
Version 2.5.12

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Feb 21
2018
Version 2.5.7

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Feb 06
2018
Version 2.4.45

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Jan 31
2018
Version 2.4.43

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Jan 16
2018
Version 2.4.37

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Jan 07
2018
Version 2.4.34

We’ve made some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience. As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Dec 13
2017
Version 2.4.29

• NEW: Wanna check out all the cool folks in the feed? Just tap their photo to see their profile.
• NEW: Lotsa design improvements to improve your messaging experience.
• As usual, we’ve squashed some bugs for you.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Dec 05
2017
Version 2.4.23

• NEW: Now sort jobs by date posted or closest to you in your filters. The app will also remember your filters so you don’t have to set them again every time.
• Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Nov 30
2017
Version 2.4.21

● NEW: You can now like and comment on posts in the new FEED tab.
● NEW: Have a questions about a job before you apply? Now message a business directly from the job.
● Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Nov 16
2017
Version 2.4.17

● NEW: You can now like and comment on posts in the new FEED tab.
● NEW: Have a questions about a job before you apply? Now message a business directly from the job.
● Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Nov 15
2017
Version 2.4.12

● NEW: You can now like and comment on posts in the new FEED tab.
● NEW: Have a questions about a job before you apply? Now message a business directly from the job.
● Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Nov 07
2017
Version 2.4.8

• NEW: We’ve revamped the job search experience by making it easier to browse on a list. The map view is still on the top-right for all map lovers.
• FIXED: We fixed a couple of crashes while viewing and applying to jobs.
• Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Oct 24
2017
Version v.2017.10.25

• NEW: We have a new FEED tab so you can stay updated on what’s happening on Instawork around you.
• FIXED: We fixed a bug where you couldn’t apply to an old job after it was posted again.
• Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Oct 11
2017
Version v.2017.10.12

• NEW: Wondering how far is the job? Now see the distance from your home for every job.
• NEW: Tell us when you arrive for an interview and never be marked a no-show again! Just open the push notification at the time of your interview.
• Many more design and performance improvements to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Oct 10
2017
Version v.2017.10.11

- NEW: You know the anxiety after you submit an application? Did they not like me? Are they still hiring? Now we tell you your application status when you go to List -> Applied
- FIXED: Push notifications now take you to the right place in the app. Like they were always supposed to ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
- Some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Oct 03
2017
Version v.2017.10.03

- NEW: You know the anxiety after you submit an application? Did they not like me? Are they still hiring? Now we tell you your application status when you go to List -> Applied
- FIXED: Push notifications now take you to the right place in the app. Like they were always supposed to ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
- Some design improvements and bug fixes to improve your experience.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Sep 28
2017
Version v.2017.09.29

You know the cool feature where you could search for jobs from the map? Now we’ve added it to the list of jobs as well.
We’ve made design improvements and squashed some bugs.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Sep 21
2017
Version v.2017.09.21

You know the cool feature where you could search for jobs from the map? Now we’ve added it to the list of jobs as well.
We’ve made design improvements and squashed some bugs.
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Sep 12
2017
Version v.2017.09.13

We’ve made design improvements and fixed bugs to improve your experience. We fixed some crashes and the app is more stable now *fingers crossed*
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Sep 05
2017
Version v.2017.09.06

We’ve made design improvements and fixed bugs to improve your experience. We fixed some crashes and the app is more stable now *fingers crossed*
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Aug 29
2017
Version v.2017.08.30

- NEW: You know that feeling when you want to interview for your dream job but can't do it at any of the available times? Now just message them!
- NEW: You can now filter jobs which let you book interviews immediately! No more waiting and nail-biting.
- NEW: We now give you a friendly reminder to book interviews with businesses where you applied before. Because we're friends, right?
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Keep emailing us at contact@instawork.com <3

Aug 29
2017
Version v.2017.08.29

- NEW: You can now see related jobs at the bottom of job posts. Go ahead and apply to them!
- NEW: When referring your friends, you can now search for contacts instead of scrolling. Or just keep scrolling. No judgements.
- FIXED: Some shadow and copy tweaks here and there so our designers can sleep better.
- Many more design improvements based on your feedback!
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Please email us at contact@instawork.com. Please?

Aug 21
2017
Version v.2017.08.22

- NEW: You can now see related jobs at the bottom of job posts. Go ahead and apply to them!
- NEW: When referring your friends, you can now search for contacts instead of scrolling. Or just keep scrolling. No judgements.
- FIXED: Some shadow and copy tweaks here and there so our designers can sleep better.
- Many more design improvements based on your feedback!
As always, we’re on the hunt for *your* favorite bug or feature. Please email us at contact@instawork.com. Please?

Aug 06
2017
Version v.2017.08.07

We’ve been making tons of fixes and improvements:
- We now have built-in MESSAGING! Get hired faster by messaging businesses after applying to a job.
- Now SEARCH for jobs by location on the map.
- REFER your friends to Instawork and spread the love from the bottom-left button on the map.
- The number of jobs showing up in the list view was restricted. We've now fixed it by expanding the radius to 50 miles.
Please keep sending feedback on contact@instawork.com <3

Aug 02
2017
Version v.2017.08.02

Introducing the most-requested feature on Instawork - built-in Messaging!
You can now get hired faster by messaging businesses after applying to a job. We’re rolling out Messaging to everyone over the next few days.
We’ve been making fixes and improvements after your feedback on our new app so please keep sending feedback on contact@instawork.com.

Jul 31
2017
Version v.2017.08.01

We’ve rebuilt Instawork from the ground up to make it easier to find the next great job. Here’s what’s new:
- New job browsing experience with improved filters
- Find jobs near your current or home location
- Directly book interviews for some jobs!
- Preview and update your profile before applying
- New Interviews tab to stay on top of your interviews
- Redesigned the interview booking experience
Happy job searching!
We’d love to hear your feedback on this new app at contact@instawork.com

Jul 25
2017
Version v.2017.07.25

We’ve rebuilt Instawork from the ground up to make it easier to find the next great job. Here’s what’s new:
- New job browsing experience with improved filters
- Find jobs near your current or home location
- Directly book interviews for some jobs!
- Preview and update your profile before applying
- New Interviews tab to stay on top of your interviews
- Redesigned the interview booking experience
Happy job searching!
We’d love to hear your feedback on this new app at contact@instawork.com

Jul 12
2017
Version v.2017.07.13

We’ve rebuilt Instawork from the ground up to make it easier to find the next great job. Here’s what’s new:
- New job browsing experience with improved filters
- Find jobs near your current or home location
- Directly book interviews for some jobs!
- Preview and update your profile before applying
- New Interviews tab to stay on top of your interviews
- Redesigned the interview booking experience
Happy job searching!
We’d love to hear your feedback on this new app at contact@instawork.com

Jul 10
2017
Version 1.5.16

Bug fixes you will love!

Feb 01
2017
Version 1.5.14

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jan 27
2017
Version 1.5.13

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jan 26
2017
Version 1.5.12

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jan 16
2017
Version 1.5.11

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jan 05
2017
Version 1.5.9

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Dec 28
2016
Version 1.5.8

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Dec 19
2016
Version 1.5.5

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Dec 05
2016
Version 1.5.3

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Nov 11
2016
Version 1.5.2

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Oct 16
2016
Version 1.5.1

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Oct 14
2016
Version 1.5.0

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Oct 13
2016
Version 1.4.12

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Aug 19
2016
Version 1.4.9

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Aug 10
2016
Version 1.4.8

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jul 28
2016
Version 1.4.6

Bug fixes you'll absolutely love!

Jul 18
2016
Version 1.4.5

-- bug fixes

Jul 13
2016
Version 1.4.3

Jul 07
2016
Version 1.1

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