Veterinary Technician Jobs in Artesia, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
Ideal candidates are proficient at the following: Venipuncture and Cystos IV catheter placement, including sampling catheters and double/triple lumens Taking radiographs Anesthesia induction (if RVT...
2 days ago
spcaLA - Long Beach, CA (5 miles from Artesia, CA)
Essential qualifications: Lead Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT): Must possess a valid license (certification) as a Registered Veterinary Technician in the State of California; 3+ years practical...
VCA Animal Hospitals - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
We are looking for qualified Credentialed Veterinary Technicians and Assistants that believe in high quality, compassionate care....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Venice, CA (23 miles from Artesia, CA)
This is a working supervisory position which is responsible for the leadership and of the Veterinary Technician Staff....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Santa Fe Springs, CA (4 miles from Artesia, 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...
2 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
Our overnight team is seeking a Technician Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the...
2 days ago
Aza - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
, equipment maintenance and repair, and basic water quality testing. other duties and responsibilities: understand water chemistry reports and their relationship to life support, work closely with animal...
16 hours ago
Aza - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
Knowledge of safe animal handling practices and maintaining a safe working environment....
16 hours ago
Metropolitan Animal Specialty Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Artesia, CA)
Veterinary Technician ( Emergency & Critical Care ) Requirements: Credentialed Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant with at least 3 years of experience in veterinary medicine Reports to: DVM...
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
Overview Position Summary: The Cage Wash Technician I is responsible for participation in daily Animal Care facility (ACF) cage wash operations....
15 hours ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Torrance, CA (13 miles from Artesia, CA)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care THRIVE - Torrance is seeking a Lead Veterinary Technician to join the team!...
3 days ago
Stray Cat Alliance - Los Angeles, CA (17 miles from Artesia, CA)
Perform venipuncture and place IV catheters and administer IV fluids using an IV pump according to the veterinarian’s orders....
Confidential - Hawthorne, CA (15 miles from Artesia, CA)
Performing x-Rays Taking blood, urine, and fecal samples (from animals!)...
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Vca Animal Hospitals - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Artesia, CA)
We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - South Pasadena, CA (17 miles from Artesia, 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...
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Artesia, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Artesia, 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 Artesia, 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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