Veterinary Technician Jobs in Brentwood, 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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Martinez, CA (23 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Oasis Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full time, experienced Registered Veterinary Technician to join our growing, tight knit group of like-minded veterinary professionals....
2 days ago
ACT Spay / Neuter Clinic - Stockton, CA (22 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Surgery prep, monitoring, and recovery - Vaccination protocol - Client education - Cleaning - Intake and discharge of dogs and cats - RVT’s...
Arroyo Veterinary Center - Livermore, CA (9 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Qualified individual will be a confident and experienced Veterinary Assistant or Registered Veterinary Technician....
Stockton, CA (24 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Technicians are expected to be competent with obtaining history, phlebotomy, in house lab, IV catheter placement, intubation/anesthesia monitoring, surgical prep/assistance, radiography, restraint,...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Stockton, CA (24 miles from Brentwood, CA)
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10 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (15 miles from Brentwood, 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 (15 miles from Brentwood, 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....
Walnut Creek, CA (18 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Key duties include: Use your animal handling skills to provide daily care, exercise, feeding and cleaning for dog and cat shelter guests....
25 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Tracy, CA (24 miles from Brentwood, 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...
30+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Pleasanton, CA (18 miles from Brentwood, 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...
45+ days ago
Lindsay Wildlife Experience - Walnut Creek, CA (18 miles from Brentwood, 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...
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Brentwood, 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...
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Lafayette, CA (20 miles from Brentwood, CA)
catheter placement on both feline/canine patients Surgery: Preparations, anesthesia monitoring, patient recovery, and surgical write ups....
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Dublin, CA (15 miles from Brentwood, 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...
60+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Dublin, CA (15 miles from Brentwood, CA)
Requirements: 4 years Veterinary Technician experience (required) 3 years experience as a Registered Veterinary Technician (required) 2 years supervisor experience (preferred) A current RVT license...
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Brentwood, CA

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Brentwood, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • 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 Brentwood, 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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