Start Your Travel Journey Here
Want a step by step guide to getting started with travel work? You’ve come to the right place! This page will be updated regularly with each post of our getting started with travel work series.
Travel Work Series
Part 1: Know Your Why to Travel
Part 1 explores the reasons that many lab techs pursue travel work, and likely some that you haven’t thought of!
Part 2 explores what you must have in your arsenal before you can consider travel work!
Part 3 explores a few things you establish, take care of, and consider before you leave your permanent position!
Part 4 will cover what documents you need on hand as you start applying to agencies!
Part 5 looks at five recommendations that new travel techs might not consider when starting to apply to different agencies!
Part 5b is a companion post to Part 5 and provides a comprehensive list of travel agencies to choose from!
Part 6 looks at five must consider tips as you consider applying to assignments including housing, region, pay, and more!
Part 7 explores the many options to choose from when trying to find housing as a travel tech!
Part 8 covers a handful of tips to make sure you don’t get stuck in a bad housing situation while you’re hundreds of miles from home!
Part 9 looks at interview prep for travel techs, and what to consider as you get ready for your first facility interview.
Part 10 explores five must use interview tips to make sure you’re getting the most out of your contract for your next travel assignment!
Part 11 breaks down some contract items that should be negotiated before you formally accept a job offer.