Veterinary Technician Jobs

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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Calcasieu Parish Police Jury - Lake Charles, LA
Summary This is the first of five levels in the Animal Care series. Incumbents clean and sanitize the animal shelter and provide care to the animals. Responsibilities may include assigning incoming...
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SoBran, Inc. - Baltimore, MD
Description Join The Winning Team...Team SoBran We are an industry leader in designing professional animal care programs, managing animal facilities, and providing high quality technical support for labora...
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Durham, NC
Specialty Veterinary Technicians Applied 20/05/18 Easily keep track of jobs you like that you can't apply to right now TVRH Durham, NC Experienced Emergency/Specialty Veterinary Technicians TVRH Applied...
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Green Bay, WI
Counselor/Animal Care Technician (AC/ACT), working both weekdays and a weekend shift. Job Responsibilities: -Minimize disease transmission by staying current on and adhering to animal care cleaning guideli...
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Chico, CA
employment type: full-time The Butte Humane Society is currently looking for a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our Veterinary Clinic Team. Our ideal candidate will be dynamic, efficien...
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University of Maryland - Baltimore, MD
Patient Care Technician -PERN Radiology NURSG -FT Day Apply Now Job ID: 60828 Area of Interest: Nursing Support Location: Baltimore, MD US Hours of Work: 7:3:30 pm Job Facility: University of...
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Durham, NC
5908 US Hwy 70 Bus compensation: $10 + depending on experience employment type: employee's choice Do you have a true love for pets? Interested in a career in Pet Care? Well good news, SUNNY ACRES...
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Department of the Army - Vicksburg, MS
Duties Help Duties Summary About the Position: This position is with the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), Environmental Laboratory (EL), Vicksburg, MS. The US Army...
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University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX
Department: 200650 - Animal Resources Center Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job Regular/Temporary: Regular Schedule: Full-time Security This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education...
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Wake Forest Baptist Health - Winston Salem, NC
Blood and specimen collection for evaluation. Provide animal restraint during examinations and treatment. Work with ARP staff to coordinate animal care, feeding and transportation logistics. Assist in a...
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Watkinsville, GA
looking for a veterinary technician / assistant. Hours would be on Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm; with a total of up to 30-35 hours per week. Duties would include: Animal restraint, front office...
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Deerfield Beach, FL
type: full-time Three doctor animal hospital looking for Veterinary Technicians, Receptionists, and Kennel Attendants. Veterinary Technician: Handling of animals, work closely with doctors, laboratory...
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Benaroya Research - Seattle, WA
basic medications, record keeping and maintaining the general appearance and cleanliness of the animal care facility. This position may assist in providing training to other technicians. Duties include...
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Austin, TX
compensation: Will Be Discussed employment type: full-time Veterinary Technician Position Available Bilingual preferred (but not required) Some Experience Preferred. Must be available weekends and eve...
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University of Tennessee - Knoxville, TN
Veterinary Technician II or Senior Veterinary Technician I The College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking a licensed Veterinary Technician for Orthopedic Surgery within its Small Animal Hospital. The...
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