Veterinary Technician Jobs in Avondale, AZ

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 - Tempe, AZ (24 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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10 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Surprise, AZ (20 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Experienced Veterinary Technician Wanted (113th Ave/Bell Rd) High volume, multiple doctor clinic, located in Surprise, is looking to add full time veterinary technicians....
1 day ago
Tempe, AZ (24 miles from Avondale, AZ)
We are a small animal veterinary clinic looking to expand our team of veterinary technicians and veterinary technician assistants....
3 days ago
Bluepearl - Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
3 days ago
Pima Medical Institute - Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Licensed doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) or a credentialed veterinary technician (CVT)....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Peoria, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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4 days ago
Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Amigo Animal Clinic is looking for the right person to join our team. We are looking for a full time technician and receptionist. Are you energetic, self-motivated, and adaptable to the hectic...
4 days ago
Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Pigeons R Us is a Veteran owned and a family owned Bird/Pigeons control specialty company. We service the greater MARICOPA AND SURROUNDING AREAS. Our work scope is Residential and Commercial and...
4 days ago
El Mirage, AZ (16 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Wildlife Management compensation: $15 per hour based on experience and background employment type: full-time Seeking a highly motivated individual to work for our growing wildlife managament...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, AZ (14 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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9 days ago
Applewood Animal Hospital - Paradise Valley, AZ (24 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Talented, energetic and kind veterinary technicians and assistants needed for both FT and PT positions....
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10 days ago Applewood Animal Hospital
Banner Health System - Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
As the anesthesia tech, you will be responsible for the daily handling of staff needs regarding anesthesia gas machines and anesthesia monitoring equipment and non-controlled medications....
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

16 days ago
Phoenix, AZ (15 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Animal Care Technician 2021 N black canyon Hwy compensation: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Job Description Animal Care Technician (ACT) Puppies N Love...
22 days ago
Merlin Entertainments Group - Tempe, AZ (24 miles from Avondale, AZ)
Assist the Senior Displays staff with the husbandry and life support of aquarium systems while ensuring a consistently high standard of animal care....
27 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Avondale, AZ

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

$34,839

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Avondale, AZ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Avondale, AZ
  • 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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