Veterinary Technician Jobs in Surprise, 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 - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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9 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
VETERINARY TECHNICIAN / ASSISTANT Company: iHire Location: Phoenix Posted on: February 28, 2021 Job Description: VETERINARY TECHNICIAN/ASSISTANTFULL TIME 4 DAY WORK WEEKYOUR PET CARE AT MY COSTRequirementsEXPERIENCE...
2 days ago
PAWS - The Modern Spay Neuter Clinic - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Experienced Veterinary Technician needed for a very busy, fast paced Spay/Neuter Clinic in Phoenix, AZ. This position is full-time, or part-time. Compensation depends on experience....
2 days ago
Animal Hospital - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Veterinary Technician - North Phoenix We are looking for a veterinary technician or assistant!...
2 days ago
Gurjit Sandhu LLC - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
We are look to hire two more Veterinary Tech/ Tech assistant full time or part time. Will pay handsome salary and benefits depending on the experience. Please call us or fax/email resume. ... or...
2 days ago
Covetrus - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
HIRING NOW! IMMEDIATE OPPORTUNITIES! Pharmacy Technician (Customer Service) Covetrus Speciality Pharmacy - Phoenix, AZ Covetrus is a global animal-health technology and services company dedicated...
4 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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9 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Bluepearl - Avondale, AZ (20 miles from Surprise, AZ)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor, and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Peoria, AZ (8 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 005258 in Peoria, Arizona Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Peoria, AZ (8 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Applewood Animal Hospital - Paradise Valley, AZ (24 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Talented, energetic and kind veterinary technicians and assistants needed for both FT and PT positions....
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6 days ago Applewood Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, 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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11 days ago
University of Arizona - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
University Animal Care (UAC) manages multiple centralized animal facilities at the University of Arizona and oversees the campus wide animal care and use program....
11 days ago
Talent Care - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 30922...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Phoenix, AZ (22 miles from Surprise, AZ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
12 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Surprise, AZ

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

$34,839

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Surprise, AZ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Surprise, 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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