Veterinary Technician Jobs in American Canyon, 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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Terra Linda Veterinary Hospital - San Rafael, CA (20 miles from American Canyon, CA)
We do companion animal care exclusively and do several procedure days every week. But otherwise we are simply a quality general practice that values its' team....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Vacaville, CA (19 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
VCA Animal Hospitals - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
3 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Corte Madera, CA (24 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Inventory management Client education/communication Are you looking to be a part of a hospital team that feels like family, and also the support and resources you need to thrive?...
4 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, filling prescriptions, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, Overnight Technicians in the emergency...
5 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, technicians in the Internal Medicine and Emergency departments...
5 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, technicians in the Emergency departments will be responsible...
5 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Veterinary Technicians at PESCM are responsible for a variety of tasks related to customer service and patient care within the veterinary practice....
5 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (21 miles from American Canyon, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, filling prescriptions, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, Overnight Technicians in the emergency...
5 days ago
Berkeley, CA (23 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Current California Registered Veterinary Technician license. 2. Minimum of two to three years as a Registered Veterinary Technician. 3....
7 days ago
Lindsay Wildlife Experience - Walnut Creek, CA (24 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Wildlife Rehabilitation Technician PT The Position The wildlife rehabilitation technician reports to the lead wildlife technician, wildlife rehabilitation manager and the head veterinarian and...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Walnut Creek, CA (24 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Ecological Farming Association - Sonoma, CA (12 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Grazing Technician - Fire Fuels Reduction and Invasive Plant Management Moon Hollow Ranch 95476-4766 Sonoma, CA US Job Type: Job Employment Type: Full-Time Job Description: Moon Hollow Ranch is...
8 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA (24 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team. This position is for our after hours emergency department. Shift pay differential will apply for this shift....
11 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA (24 miles from American Canyon, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team....
11 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in American Canyon, CA

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

$36,348

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in American Canyon, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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 American Canyon, 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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