Travel Nurse Recruiter | (Bellevue, WA , Scottsdale, AZ, Remote)

What being a travel nurse recruiter at nuwest is all about...

The NuWest Group has been voted one the Top 100 Best Places to Work in Washington for the last several years and we are looking to add more people who will continue to make it better! 

NuWest has specialty staffing divisions in Healthcare, Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical), Manufacturing, Information Technology, and Lab Sciences. We have been recognized as the leading firm in these verticals in Western Washington for the last 25 years because of our focus on consistent quality and client satisfaction. Our service value commitment extends to both candidates and clients alike. 

We have a collaborative and fun work environment where hard work and great results are recognized and incentivized. If you like working with people and want to grow your career in a fun, engaging environment, we would love to meet you!  

We offer excellent compensation (base, commission, bonus), benefits packages, training, leadership development, and lots of fun perks. If you are excited to get in the game with a winning team, send us your resume! 

Principle Responsibilities and Duties

  • Manage recruiting process from start to finish on open positions 

  • Source new candidates with programs such as NuWest database, LinkedIn, Monster, Indeed, and referrals 

  • Perform assessments on candidate and client match

  •  Interview, coach and evaluate multiple candidates a week for contract or direct hire opportunities 

  • Submit candidates and follow up with client at regular, timely intervals 

  • Arrange interviews with clients and prospective employees 

  • Develop and implement recruiting plans and strategies with Account Executives  (AEs)  

  • Negotiate bill rates, compensation rates, and direct placement fees 

  • Create a system for client evaluations and feedback for contract employees at the completion of an assignment 

  • Assist in maintaining written correspondence with clients. i.e.: thank you and follow up notes 

  • Engage in seeking out new methods of recruiting and advertising 

  • Write job descriptions for job openings and track in Applicant Tracking System (ATS) 

  • Meet daily, weekly, and monthly sales and recruiting goals 

  • Communicate progress against goals to internal managers, AE’s and outside clients 


  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelors of Science (BS) degree in communications, business or healthcare preferred
  • Recruiting experience preferred, experience in healthcare or travel sector strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated motivation for success and personal growth
  • Ability to manage multiple work streams with varying priorities (multiple job orders, varying clients)
  • Capacity to quickly evaluate and respond to multiple requests requiring daily and hourly (and sometimes faster) response times.
  • Desire and ability to learn various technical terms and roles in a wide range of fields (healthcare, biology, chemistry, etc.)
  • Strong desire to work in the recruiting, sales or human resources industry
  • Interest in and ability to work with people from a diverse professional, technical, and educational backgrounds
  • Professional verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Office programs and web based computer technologies (such as researching companies, using a CMS or ATS system, etc.


Bachelor’s degree in sales, marketing, business or other related field

work environment

Remote Home Office environment; you must have access to a quiet room with a door that can close, a personal computer and high-speed cable internet, a VOIP account such as Google voice, and a desk that can house the required equipment. A headset is highly recommended.

be part of the mission

Not sure if this is the right role for you, but want to be part of the NuWest Group team? Check out more job openings at NuWest or search for opportunities with the fantastic companies we work with!

We’re in the business of finding people the right job openings – email your resume to If we have something that fits your skills, we’ll let you know!