Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carson, 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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ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals- Los Angeles - Culver City, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
ACCESS Los Angeles is hiring Registered Veterinary Technicians to join our amazing Internal Medicine and Neurology teams! Internal Medicine and Neurology work as the brain of the hospital....
14 hours ago
Value Vet - Los Angeles, CA (17 miles from Carson, CA)
Must have at least 1 year experience as a Registered veterinary technician with California Medical board, and have knowledge of vaccination protocols, pharmacology, nutrition, and animal husbandry and...
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2 days ago Value Vet
Pathway Vet Alliance - Long Beach, CA
Veterinary Technician Manager Long Beach Animal Emergency Pathway Vet Alliance Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab....
1 day ago
ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals- Los Angeles - Culver City, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
We're looking for veterinary technicians who love surgery and anesthesia to join our surgery team!...
14 hours ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Long Beach, CA
JOB OVERVIEW: The Veterinary Technician works under the supervision of the Hospital Practice Manager, Medical Director and Doctor Staff. • Job Purpose - • Responsible for maintaining a technical staff...
3 days ago
VCA WLA Animal Hospital - Los Angeles, CA 90025, CA (18 miles from Carson, CA)
Proficiency in core ER/ICU veterinary technician job skills including but not limited to emergency care techniques, critical patient care and monitoring, anesthesia, laboratory and pharmacy duties,...
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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
4 days ago
APN Healthcare Solutions - Long Beach, CA
Pharmacy Technician I Location: Remote Duration: 3 Months Job Description: - 100% remote position. Candidate can be located anywhere in US. - Flexible hours and timezone - Client is seeking...
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5 days ago
Shane Veterinary Medical Center - Marina del Rey, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
Applicants must be skilled at: IV catheter placement phlebotomy safely restraining cats and dogs taking radiographs (orthopedic and soft tissue) anesthesia monitoring dental cleanings (preferred but...
5 days ago
Culver Palms Animal Hospital - Culver City, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
A small animal hospital in Culver City, CA is looking for a Full time experienced veterinary technician. Candidate must be able to manage and lead the staff....
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7 days ago
Oceans Aquarium Design - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
Job Brief: We are looking for a trustworthy, punctual, and meticulous person to assist with aquarium services in the field and to assist with aquarium installation projects. We have many...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Costa Mesa, CA (22 miles from Carson, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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9 days ago
Shane Veterinary Medical Center - Marina del Rey, CA (14 miles from Carson, CA)
Applicants must be skilled at: • IV catheter placement • phlebotomy • safely restraining cats and dogs • taking radiographs (orthopedic and soft tissue) • anesthesia monitoring • dental cleanings (preferred...
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10 days ago Shane Veterinary Medical Center
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Carson, CA)
The Veterinary Technician will be required to manage the daily schedule (in partnership with Veterinarian Mobile)....
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brea, CA (22 miles from Carson, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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13 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carson, CA

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

$44,208

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Carson, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • 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 Carson, 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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