Veterinary Technician Jobs in Chula Vista, 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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PETSURG & ER4PETS - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
We are currently recruiting for a skilled veterinary technician for our emergency and surgery services for dogs and cats. Our hospital is located in San Diego, CA and is open 24 hours a day....
23 hours ago
Salk Institute for Biological Studies - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED 5% AHT 1, LEVEL A: Keeps records according to standards appropriate for the animal care facility. Folds Lab coats. Tests water valves....
13 hours ago
The Salk Institute For Biological Studies - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED 5% AHT 1, LEVEL A: Keeps records according to standards appropriate for the animal care facility. Folds Lab coats. Tests water valves....
1 day ago
The Scripps Research Institute - La Jolla, CA (18 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
One to three years, animal care experience can be substituted for a high school diploma/equivalent. Good verbal and written communication skills. Effective interpersonal relation skills....
1 hour ago
La Jolla, CA (18 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
POSITION REQUIREMENTS High school diploma or equivalent and zero to one year previous animal care experience....
13 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Santee, CA (16 miles from Chula Vista, 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...
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Kelly Services - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
, veterinary technician, technician...
11 hours ago
San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Multiple entry-level Animal Care Technician positions are available at a biotech in Torrey Pines....
3 days ago
San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Animal Care Technician- Temp to Hire- La Jolla (Torrey Pines) compensation: $17.00/hr employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Hiring immediatley for multiple entry-level Animal Care Technicians...
3 days ago
San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
List of some preferred skills: Dentistry: cleaning, extractions, experience with dental x-ray Proficiency in iv catheter placement, blood draws Anesthesia and monitoring Radiographs,....
5 days ago
Pioneer Data Systems Inc - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Our client, a world leading Pharmaceutical Company in San Diego, CA is currently looking for a Animal Technician / Rodents Handling (Pharma Lab Environment) to join their expanding team. Position...
6 days ago
SeaWorld Parks - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Associate Aquarist SeaWorld San Diego Basic Job functions Maintains husbandry of fish and other aquatic life in aquarium exhibits. Enthusiastically represents SeaWorld by displaying a positive...
6 days ago
San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Are you able to place an IV catheter, collect blood from jugular v, take radiographs, and monitor anesthesia independently?...
6 days ago
Salk Institute for Biological Studies - La Jolla, CA (18 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED 5% AHT 1, LEVEL A: Keeps records according to standards appropriate for the animal care facility. Folds Lab coats. Tests water valves....
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - San Diego, CA (7 miles from Chula Vista, CA)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician I for our Insourcing Solutions Department located in San Diego, CA Cares for the animals used in research and development studies....
9 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Chula Vista, CA

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

$42,258

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Chula Vista, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • 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 Chula Vista, 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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