Veterinary Technician Jobs in Berkeley, 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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Charles River Labs - South San Francisco, CA (16 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Job Summary We are seeking a CRT 2 (Animal Care Tech 2 Floater) for our Insourcing Solutions site located in San Diego, CA....
1 day ago
Terra Linda Veterinary Hospital - San Rafael, CA (18 miles from Berkeley, 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....
Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center - San Ramon, CA (16 miles from Berkeley, 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...
Aza - San Francisco, CA (10 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Under general supervision, the Veterinary Technician assists with and performs animal care and procedures in connection to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases for the animals in the...
1 day ago
Charles River Labs - South San Francisco, CA (16 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Experience: Six (6) months of animal care and handling in a laboratory or similar environment desired....
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - San Rafael, CA (14 miles from Berkeley, 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
Kelly Services - Alameda, CA (6 miles from Berkeley, CA)
As an Animal Care Technician, you'll perform routine animal care and other production duties including watering, feeding, and cleaning enclosures for rodent populations....
3 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Berkeley, 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 (22 miles from Berkeley, 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 - Mill Valley, CA (16 miles from Berkeley, CA)
Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Corte Madera, CA (13 miles from Berkeley, 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
Vca Animal Hospitals - Moraga, CA (9 miles from Berkeley, CA)
At VCA Contra Costa Animal Hospital, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
5 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (14 miles from Berkeley, 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 (14 miles from Berkeley, 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 (14 miles from Berkeley, 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

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Berkeley, CA

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

$44,590

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Berkeley, 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 Berkeley, 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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