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Travel Histotechnician Jobs

If you have a passion for anatomy and working with patient specimens and microscopic evidence, working as a histotechnician can help satisfy your interests and support your career goals. With travel histo tech positions available here at Trustaff, we can help match you to the high-paying jobs you're looking for so that you can take your career to the next level.

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What Are the Required Qualifications?

If you're considering pursuing travel histotechnician jobs, there are a few basic qualifications you'll need to possess. Since you'll be working with and handling specimens, we do ask that you have at least one to two years of hands-on experience as a working histo tech. You'll also need to have an active license or appropriate accreditation in one of the 50 US states as well as any state-specific requirements and certifications. 

Because you'll be traveling around from one location to the next, we do like for our applicants to possess an adventurous spirit. Overall, you'll find that your knowledge and skills are in demand, so as long as you have the basic professional requirements, finding travel assignments that fit your goals should be a simple process. 

Histotechnician Job Description

Pursuing a career as a histotechnician allows you to work in a health-related field as a key member of the lab team. While serving as a specialized medical lab worker, you'll be responsible for receiving, processing and preparing a variety of tissue samples and specimens. 

These prepared samples will then be analyzed by the pathologist, who will use them for either diagnostic or research purposes. 

Job Responsibilities and Duties

On a typical day, you'll be working alongside pathologists and lab managers as you turn various tissue samples into microscopic slides. This can be done by processes ranging from dying the sample to highlight any abnormalities to surrounding the tissue with paraffin wax.

While a traditional histotechnician role involves staying in one position, working as a traveler allows you to explore and pursue your love for adventure. You'll have set timeframes for working in one location before moving on to your next location. Because your career path will put you on the road throughout the year, you'll be exposed to new settings and situations, allowing you to grow in your knowledge and skills as a healthcare professional. 

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Traveling Histotechnician Salary and Benefits

At Trustaff, we can help allied healthcare professionals find the traveling positions they've been looking for. No matter what your career goals are, we are committed to your success and investing in your future. We partner one-on-one with professionals like you and clients to create the perfect match — all while prioritizing patient care.

When you become a Trustaff traveler, you'll get to take advantage of premier access to hundreds of healthcare jobs in all 50 states. All of our travelers enjoy high-paying positions, guaranteed hours and weekly pay through direct deposit. 

We also provide top-tier benefits like:

  • Licensure reimbursement and CEU assistance 

  • 401k with employer match

  • Dental, vision and medical insurance 

  • Discount programs

  • Referral bonuses 

Why Become a Trustaff Traveler?

We want our employees to feel encouraged and connected, which is why we foster community among our team members, no matter where you are. Join our conversations on Facebook, Instagram, TikTok or X, formerly known as Twitter, to get to know travel nurses just like you. We also provide education opportunities to further your career knowledge, professional skillset and personal wellness. Check out our Ingenovis Health ACT program for additional resources.

Find the perfect travel job

Trustaff has thousands of healthcare jobs. Apply online today or contact us for more information.