Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Sun City Center, FL

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
You will use your technical skills on a daily basis, within state practice acts and as outlined in the NAVTA guidelines for veterinary assistant skills and duties....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL (12 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
You will use your technical skills on a daily basis, within state practice acts and as outlined in the NAVTA guidelines for veterinary assistant skills and duties....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
7 days ago
Bluepearl - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Assistant - Training Provided!! in Tampa, Florida Veterinary Assistant - Training Provided!!...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL (12 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant - 002771 Job Listing at Banfield Pet Hospital in Saint Petersburg, FL (Job ID ...)...
14 days ago
Vetco Clinics - Pinellas Park, FL (18 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Our mission is to avoid illness in animals and humans through client education regarding the value and necessity of preventive veterinary medicine....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (17 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
60+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bradenton, FL (21 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
90+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Seminole, FL (23 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Sun City Center, FL

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Assistant jobs in Sun City Center, FL as reported by the BLS.

$24,290

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Sun City Center, FL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Assistants in Sun City Center, FL
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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