Veterinary Technician Jobs in Antioch, 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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Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center - San Ramon, CA (18 miles from Antioch, CA)
You must possess a strong knowledge base and excellent technical skills, including venipuncture, injections, IV catheter placement, radiography, animal restraint, surgical preparation/assistance, anesthesia...
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (19 miles from Antioch, CA)
technician, preferably Available part time (8 days a month) to start with the ability to move to full time in the near future!...
Ironhorse VetCare - Dublin, CA (19 miles from Antioch, CA)
Surgery Veterinary Technician - SIGNING BONUS Earning $ 26.00 to $ 36.00 per hour Must be at least 18 years old. 2 Years’ experience working as a veterinary technician in a veterinary practice....
Vca Animal Hospitals - Moraga, CA (19 miles from Antioch, CA)
At VCA Contra Costa Animal Hospital, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Antioch, CA)
Assistants/Technicians will apply their professional technical skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing care and client education An Technician's/Assistant's focus...
6 days ago
Lindsay Wildlife Experience - Walnut Creek, CA (16 miles from Antioch, 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 (16 miles from Antioch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Arroyo Veterinary Center - Livermore, CA (15 miles from Antioch, CA)
Qualified individual will be a confident and experienced Veterinary Assistant or Registered Veterinary Technician....
VCA Antech, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA (11 miles from Antioch, 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 (11 miles from Antioch, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team....
11 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Brentwood, CA (7 miles from Antioch, CA)
VETERINARY TECHNICIAN Job Summary In addition to the responsibilities outlined below, the Veterinary Technician is an invaluable member of the hospital team who always ensures productive and quality...
11 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Lafayette, CA (17 miles from Antioch, CA)
catheter placement on both feline/canine patients Surgery: Preparations, anesthesia monitoring, patient recovery, and surgical write ups....
15 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Antioch, CA
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
21 days ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - San Ramon, CA (18 miles from Antioch, CA)
This role will promote learning and growth as an emergency veterinary technician, providing opportunities for advancement towards a Veterinary Technician Specialist certification and participating in...
30+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Dublin, CA (19 miles from Antioch, CA)
Job Description: Veterinary Assitant/Technician Assists the veterinarian with office visits and exams, takes care of the everyday needs of pets in the hospital and helps maintain the hospital...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Antioch, CA

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

$44,590

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Antioch, 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 Antioch, 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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