Veterinary Technician Jobs in Agoura Hills, CA

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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Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA 91301, CA
At Veterinary Angels we take pride in our practices and emphasize client education, preventative care, and open and honest communication....
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2 days ago Veterinary Angels Medical Center
ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals- Los Angeles - Culver City, CA (23 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
ACCESS Los Angeles is hiring Registered Veterinary Technicians to join our amazing Internal Medicine and Neurology teams! Internal Medicine and Neurology work as the brain of the hospital....
14 hours ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA (8 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Job Information Charles River Laboratories Animal Care Technician 1 1 in Thousand Oaks, California Animal Care Technician 1 1 Req ID #: 89773 Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US, 91320 For 70 years, Charles...
1 day ago
Value Vet - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Must have at least 1 year experience as a Registered veterinary technician with California Medical board, and have knowledge of vaccination protocols, pharmacology, nutrition, and animal husbandry and...
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2 days ago Value Vet
ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals- Los Angeles - Culver City, CA (23 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
We're looking for veterinary technicians who love surgery and anesthesia to join our surgery team!...
14 hours ago
Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA
At Veterinary Angels we take pride in our practices and emphasize client education, preventative care, and open and honest communication....
7 hours ago
Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital - Granada Hills, CA 91344, CA (17 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Applicants must be proficient in the following areas: Patient restraint / animal restraint / small animal care Blood draw In house lab work using Abaxis machines....
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1 day ago Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital
Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital - Granada Hills, CA (17 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Applicants must be proficient in the following areas: Patient restraint / animal restraint / small animal care Blood draw In house lab work using Abaxis machines....
18 hours ago
VCA WLA Animal Hospital - Los Angeles, CA 90025, CA (19 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Proficiency in core ER/ICU veterinary technician job skills including but not limited to emergency care techniques, critical patient care and monitoring, anesthesia, laboratory and pharmacy duties,...
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3 days ago
HCA - Thousand Oaks, CA (8 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center is a licensed 404 bed acute care facility. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Los Robles Hospital has the only Level...
3 days ago
Charles River Labs - Thousand Oaks, CA (12 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
4 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA (8 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Equal Employment Opportunity Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet Recommended skills Certified Veterinary Technician Information Security...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oxnard, CA (24 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
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
Shane Veterinary Medical Center - Marina del Rey, CA (21 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Applicants must be skilled at: IV catheter placement phlebotomy safely restraining cats and dogs taking radiographs (orthopedic and soft tissue) anesthesia monitoring dental cleanings (preferred but...
5 days ago
Warner Center Pet Clinic - Woodland Hills, CA (5 miles from Agoura Hills, CA)
Skills desired include: IV Catheters, Blood Draws, In house lab work Restraint, X-rays, sterilization, Anesthesia monitoring ans surgery assistance....
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Agoura Hills, CA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Agoura Hills, CA as reported by the BLS.

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Agoura Hills, CA 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 Agoura Hills, CA
  • 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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