On October 13, Meituan Announced the launch of four major measures to promote the career development of riders, providing a full cycle and multi-level career development path for riders, which is another series of measures in the “Same Boat Plan” to improve rider experience and ecological construction launched by Meituan in November last year. In addition to actively exploring and expanding the career development space of riders, Meituan Takeout said that it had taken the lead in responding to the call of the country, actively docking occupational injury protection pilot, improving the social security system of riders, and effectively protecting the labor rights and interests of riders.
Four major measures to facilitate the diversified development of riders’ career
It is understood that meituan takeout launched four measures to help riders’ career development, including stationmaster training plan, rider transfer plan, rider online learning platform and rider development incentive award.
On October 12, national Open University and Meituan Meituan rider party-mass service center in Beijing for the opening ceremony, after the rider application and selection, the first containing poverty rider, the pioneer of party member rider and traffic safety model of the rider, 101 riders students get full scholarships, and formally started in the national Open University logistics management professional learning. For riders who need to improve their education, “Rider Development Incentive Award” will provide different forms of incentive according to the actual situation, reduce their financial burden and encourage riders to complete their education.
According to the survey on the platform, 50.17% of riders said they have the need for education and training and the promotion of education background. Riders generally believe that they are more likely to achieve better and long-term development when they get the promotion of education background. Sui Pengwei, a rider at Beijing’s Wangjing station, has been a party member for eight years and was one of the first riders to study at the Open University of China. “Going to college has been my dream since I was little,” he said at the opening ceremony. “I never thought I would have the chance to go back to school after work. I and my fellow riders will finish their studies with honors and make greater contributions to society.”
In addition to education promotion, meituan takeout opens “Stationmaster Training Plan” and “Rider transfer Plan” to all riders in terms of career promotion. The “stationmaster training program” has been piloted in 11 cities, including Chengdu, Suzhou and Dongguan, with more than 2,800 riders signing up. It is expected that nearly 1,000 riders will be promoted to stationmaster and other management positions every year. For riders who are capable and have diversified career needs, Meituan also opens channels for transferring customer service and trainers.
In terms of rider training, Meituan Takeout has launched an online learning platform for riders that integrates multiple training resources, providing rich training contents, including hundreds of courses for “beginner”, “rules and procedures”, “safety topics” and other posts. As well as eight categories and 110 areas of training courses to help riders prepare for the next job, such as opening a business, management skills and store promotion.
Wei Wei, Vice president of Meituan and General manager of Meituan Distribution, said: “When riders are in this position, we will provide more comprehensive and in place safeguards, and we are also making more efforts for the riders’ future development. And when they have other options, we support them. It’s good to see people with dreams become riders, and it’s good to see them go to achieve their dreams.”
We will actively coordinate trials of occupational injury insurance and improve the social security system for riders
In recent years, Meituan takeout has actively built a comprehensive rider security system and continuously launched measures to improve rider security. Regarding social security and occupational injury protection, Meituan CEO Wang Xing said on the earnings call: “We will strictly follow the guidance of government departments, actively fulfill employment responsibilities, and make greater efforts to protect the rights and interests of workers under different circumstances. At present, we have taken the lead in responding to the national call to actively participate in the pilot of rider occupational injury protection, prevent and resolve the risk of occupational injury, and solve the worries of rider work. In the future, we will cooperate with the government to provide a more comprehensive rights and interests protection system for the rider community and promote the high-quality and healthy development of the industry.”
It is reported that Meituan has accelerated the landing of occupational injury insurance under the guidance of relevant departments. As a new type of social insurance, this kind of insurance will be the first rider collective into the social security system, the realization should be protected, everyone is protected.
Since this year, national many departments jointly issued “about new employment form laborer labor and social security rights and interests maintenance guidance”, “liability for catering to implement network platform To safeguard take-away meals member rights guidance “and other important documents, to protect the rider groups legitimate rights and interests, improve the employment quality put forward more specific requirements. To this, wei wei said: “labor rights provides a clear policy to protect the rider guidance, safeguard measure is fence, eliminate worries about the rider, career development is the accelerator, get through the way forward of the rider, both be short of one cannot, in the future of the rider, we will combine and hard hands, to create a better working environment and working experience for the rider.”