Veterinary Technician Jobs in Helena, AL

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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Birmingham, AL (19 miles from Helena, AL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Birmingham, AL (19 miles from Helena, AL)
Job Information VCA Veterinary Technician Asst in Birmingham, Alabama We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team....
3 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Birmingham, AL (19 miles from Helena, AL)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
3 days ago
Riverview Animal Clinic - Birmingham, AL (19 miles from Helena, AL)
Riverview Animal Clinic is focused on client education, small animal care including exotics and reptiles....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Alabaster, AL (8 miles from Helena, AL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 hours ago
Riverview Animal Clinic - Birmingham, AL (17 miles from Helena, AL)
Riverview Animal Clinic is focused on client education, small animal care including exotics and reptiles....
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3 days ago
Southern Research Institute - Birmingham, AL (19 miles from Helena, AL)
Provides animal care and husbandry, including changing racks, and providing feed and water. Cleans cages, equipment, and work area....
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Hoover, AL (14 miles from Helena, AL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Helena, AL

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Helena, AL as reported by the BLS.

$35,427

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Helena, AL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Helena, AL
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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