Traits to look for in a Travel Nurse Recruiter

Finding the right travel nurse recruiter can make all the difference in your traveling career. Axis travel nurse recruiters can help you navigate the complexities of travel nursing, find the best-fit assignments and provide valuable support throughout your entire travel nursing career. 

Here are the top 5 traits to look for in a travel nurse recruiter:

One Point of Contact

At Axis, we assign each travel nurse a dedicated recruiter who is a single point of contact throughout your assignment. As a travel nurse, you don’t want to feel like a number, and we work hard to ensure that each travel nurse receives personalized attention and support. Axis provides one point of contact throughout your travel assignment, ensuring you have a consistent and reliable source of information and support. 

Ranking and Recognitions

Axis is consistently ranked by BluePipes, VeryWell Health, and other respected resources in the industry as a top travel nursing agency, which speaks volumes about our commitment to building exceptional relationships with our travel nurses. Reputable sources can be valuable indicators of a travel nurse recruiter’s quality and dedication. These sources use criteria such as nurse reviews, agency evaluations and industry rankings to identify the best travel nursing agencies and recruiters. 

Clear Communication

The first thing to look for in a travel nurse recruiter is strong communication skills. You want a travel nurse recruiter who is responsive and clear in their communication. They should be able to answer your questions quickly and provide detailed information about travel nurse job opportunities, pay rates and benefits. At Axis Medical Staffing, our travel nurse recruiters are available 24/7 to answer your questions and help you navigate any challenges during your travel nurse assignments.

Industry Knowledge

Your travel nurse recruiter should deeply understand the travel nursing industry, including current trends, regulations and best practices. They should be able to advise you on the best travel nurse job opportunities based on your experience, qualifications, and preferences. Axis Medical Staffing’s travel nurse recruiters have years of experience in the travel nursing industry. They stay up-to-date on the latest developments to provide the best possible service to their travel nurses.


You want to know exactly what you’re getting into before accepting a travel nurse assignment, including the pay rate, benefits, and additional costs or requirements. A good travel nurse recruiter will be transparent about all of these details, and they will be upfront about any potential challenges or risks. At Axis Medical Staffing, we believe in complete transparency and provide our travel nurses with all the information they need to make informed decisions.

Finding the right travel nurse recruiter is essential to your success as a travel nurse. It’s the most important thing to look for when choosing an agency to work with. By looking for these top 5 traits in a travel nurse recruiter and selecting a reputable travel nurse staffing agency like Axis, you can ensure you’ll have the support and guidance you need to achieve your career goals as a travel nurse.


Check out our latest blog posts! 

Let’s start your journey as a travel nurse with Axis today! 

Axis Medical Staffing: Supporting You In Your Next Travel Nursing Position

Want to connect with a recruiter? Apply today!

Mackenzie Bolte
Latest posts by Mackenzie Bolte (see all)