Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mesa, 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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Phoenix, AZ (12 miles from Mesa, 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...
1 day ago
Tempe, AZ (3 miles from Mesa, AZ)
We are a small animal veterinary clinic looking to expand our team of veterinary technicians and veterinary technician assistants....
15 hours ago
Phoenix, AZ (12 miles from Mesa, 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...
1 day ago
Banner Health - Chandler, AZ (8 miles from Mesa, AZ)
Primary City/State: Chandler, Arizona Department Name: Home Delivery Work Shift: Day Job Category: Pharmacy A position in a Banner Health pharmacy is one you can look forward to. Join an engaging...
1 day ago
Bluepearl - Phoenix, AZ (12 miles from Mesa, AZ)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
18 hours ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Phoenix, AZ (12 miles from Mesa, AZ)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
1 day ago
Pima Medical Institute - Phoenix, AZ (12 miles from Mesa, AZ)
Licensed doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) or a credentialed veterinary technician (CVT)....
18 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Peoria, AZ (24 miles from Mesa, 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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1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chandler, AZ (8 miles from Mesa, 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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3 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Scottsdale, AZ (6 miles from Mesa, AZ)
T he Animal Care Center offers a benefits package including 401K, insurance plans, continuing education, and growth opportunities....
3 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Scottsdale, AZ (6 miles from Mesa, AZ)
The Animal Clinic Del Rancho is currently hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team!...
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3 days ago
Desert Tails Animal Clinic - Scottsdale, AZ 85260, AZ (11 miles from Mesa, AZ)
We are looking for an exceptional team member with experience as a veterinary technician....
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5 days ago
PetWell Partners - Scottsdale, AZ (6 miles from Mesa, AZ)
The ideal veterinary technician must be confident in all aspects of basic and advanced animal care, including but now limited to animal restraint, taking radiographs, assisting in surgery, placing IV...
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5 days ago PetWell Partners
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, AZ (20 miles from Mesa, 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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6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Scottsdale, AZ (6 miles from Mesa, AZ)
Animal Medical & Surgical Center is hiring an Experienced Veterinary Technician to join our INCREDIBLE Surgical team!...
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6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mesa, AZ

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

$34,839

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Mesa, AZ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Mesa, 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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