Messenger Job Descriptions

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Job Title: Messenger

Job Summary:

The Messenger will be responsible for delivering messages, packages, and other items to various locations. They will be required to maintain accurate records of deliveries and ensure timely and safe delivery of items. The Messenger will also be responsible for maintaining the company vehicle and ensuring it is in good working condition.


  • Deliver messages, packages, and other items to various locations
  • Maintain accurate records of deliveries
  • Ensure timely and safe delivery of items
  • Maintain the company vehicle and ensure it is in good working condition
  • Communicate with clients and customers in a professional and courteous manner
  • Follow all traffic laws and regulations
  • Report any accidents or incidents to the appropriate authorities


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record
  • Ability to lift and carry heavy items
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Knowledge of local roads and traffic patterns
  • Ability to follow directions and navigate using GPS or maps

Physical Demands:

The Messenger will be required to lift and carry heavy items, stand for extended periods of time, and drive for long periods of time. They may also be required to work in inclement weather conditions.

Working Conditions:

The Messenger will work primarily outdoors, driving to various locations to deliver items. They may also work in an office setting to maintain records and communicate with clients and customers.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Messenger

What is the best way to find and hire a Messenger near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Messenger applicants. Employers posting their Messenger job on Indeed get about 19 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Messenger applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Messenger are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 9 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 14 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Messenger positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Messenger role?
SMS has 90% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Messenger job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Messengers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 117% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Messenger applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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