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Home Delivery Boy

Aliases: Field Boy, Field Executive

Industry/Sector(s): Tourism and Hospitality


JOB DESCRIPTION 1
The tasks a Home Delivery Boy is expected to perform include: 
  • Preparing for home delivery 
  • Delivering food and beverage orders to customers at their place in time and as per restaurant/catering centre's policy
  • Preparing report on day’s work
WORK ENVIRONMENT 2, 1
  • It is a field job
  • Need not handle a team
  • Local travelling is necessary
  • Part-time work and contractual jobs are available
  • Work from home option is not available
Working hours
  • Individual usually works for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. The organization or institution remains open and functional for 24 hours a day and 7 days a week
  • Shift system may be available
  • Overtime may be required
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This may vary from organization to organization

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING 1
  • Preferably, 12th pass
  • Certified training for Home Delivery Boy (programme aligned to THC/Q2902 job released by Tourism and Hospitality Skill Council)
KEY COMPETENCIES 1
  • Knowledge of basic food preparation and packaging methods
  • Knowledge of city maps, routes and traffic on road
  • Skilled in careful handling of fragile items
  • Ability to adhere to strict home delivery timelines
DESIRABLE COMPETENCIES 1
  • Responsible
  • Good communication skills
  • Hardworking
AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING AND LEARNING INSTITUTES 1

Schools across India

AVAILABLE SKILL TRAINING SCHEMES/SCHOLARSHIPS 

For scholarship and schemes, use further links like:

  • https://scholarships.gov.in/main.do
  • http://pmkvyofficial.org/ExploreSectorSkillCouncilDetail.aspx?SSC=MjU%3d
CAREER PROGRESSION PATH 5

Restaurant Manager 

               ↑

Process Supervisor 

               ↑

Home Delivery Boy 

The progression is indicative

Transfer option
  • India: Yes
  • Abroad: No
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EXPECTED EARNINGS 3

For new entrants - Rs 12,000 to Rs 20,000 per month

These figures are indicative and subject to change
REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE 1

Generally, 1 year of experience required as Order Taker and Food Server

PROBABLE EMPLOYERS 1, 3, 4

Hotels and restaurants 

KEYWORDS 1
  • Home Delivery Boy
  • Field Boy
  • Field Executive
OCCUPATIONAL CODES AND STANDARDS 
Standard Code Description
NCO 2015 5243.0302 Home Delivery Boy
ISCO 2008 5243 Door-to- Door Salespersons
NIC 2008 47990 Other retail sale not in stores, stalls or markets
QP Reference THC/Q2902 Home Delivery Boy
NSQF Level 3 Not available

 

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