Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carmichael, 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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REAGOR PET HOSPITAL - Carmichael, CA
We are a 3 doctor full-service veterinary hospital looking for a full-time registered veterinary technician that would like to join our work family....
VCA Antech, Inc. - Loomis, CA (15 miles from Carmichael, CA)
We are seeking a highly motivated Veterinary Technician Supervisor with a friendly, outgoing and positive attitude who enjoys people and pets to join our team....
4 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)?or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
4 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Overnight Veterinary Technician - Sacramento Company: VCA Location: Sacramento Posted on: December 2, 2021 Job Description: b'VCA LOOMIS BASIN VETERINARY CLINIC - REGISTERED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN OR...
5 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, 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...
5 days ago
Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Full or Part Time Registered Veterinary Technician or Equivalent: High quality veterinary practice seeks career-oriented, experienced veterinary technician for full or part time position in West Sacramento...
5 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
6 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Sacramento, CA (11 miles from Carmichael, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fair Oaks, CA (4 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Banfield Pet Hospital: Veterinary Technician Company: Banfield Pet Hospital Location: Fair Oaks Posted on: November 30, 2021 Job Description: OverviewOur Veterinary Technicians are instrumental in helping...
6 days ago
Reagor Pet Hospital - Carmichael, CA
We are seeking a strong, self directed individual that has experience leading a team of varying skill levels. An RVT is ideal, but we are open to talking to those with with extensive experience in...
VCA Antech, Inc. - Loomis, CA (15 miles from Carmichael, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
9 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - Roseville, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Minimum Qualifications:Minimum of 1 year of experience working as a Veterinary Technician in an animal hospital setting required....
9 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
We receive thousands of clinical samples every day from Veterinary Clinics, and we run tests on those samples to help veterinarians identify what might be wrong with someone's pet. As a temporary...
11 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (9 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Are you looking for a meaningful and exciting environment where you are given the opportunity to be yourself, innovate, and grow both personally and in your career. You will become an essential...
11 days ago
Franklin Ranch Pet Hospital & Hotel - Elk Grove, CA (20 miles from Carmichael, CA)
Departmental Required Skills: Graduation from an AVMA fully accredited two- or four-year Veterinary Technician program; or equivalent combination of training and experience....

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carmichael, CA

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

$33,810

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Carmichael, 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 Carmichael, 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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