Veterinary Technician Jobs in Concord, 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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Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center & Urgent Care - San Ramon, CA (12 miles from Concord, CA)
The function of the Technician Manager is to oversee the operational systems, procedures and policies to ensure consistency in the delivery of patient care, medical protocol and hospital safety....
1 day ago
VetnCare - Walnut Creek, CA (6 miles from Concord, CA)
We're seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our tech team!...
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San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
While Muttville veterinary technicians are responsible for the following tasks, they should utilize the help of volunteers in all aspects of the job and therefore must provide essential leadership,...
21 hours ago
Burkhart Dental Supply - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Are you an experienced Field Service Technician working in the dental industry? Do you have a passion for going above and beyond for the customer? Do you enjoy working for a company that provides...
3 days ago
VetnCare - Hercules, CA (13 miles from Concord, CA)
The newly renovated and expanded Hercules Pet Clinic is seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to lead its tech team!...
3 days ago
Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Concord, CA)
Animal Eye Care is seeking a talented individual who is seeking a full-time position as a veterinary technician assistant to provide support for our ophthalmology practice in Pleasanton....
4 days ago
Bayside Solutions - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Bayside Solutions is seeking a Lab Technician II to be part of our client' s team in South San Francisco. This is an opportunity to work with the largest privately held pharmaceutical corporation...
5 days ago
Vca - Walnut Creek, CA (6 miles from Concord, CA)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
5 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
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9 days ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - San Ramon, CA (12 miles from Concord, CA)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician in San Ramon, California WHO WE ARE Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG) is a rapidly growing veterinary emergency company with...
11 days ago
Ambys Medicines - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Position Summary: Our In Vivo Sciences team is growing and has an exciting opportunity for a talented and highly engaged Research Associate, Veterinary Technician....
11 days ago
Urban Pet Hospital - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Veterinary Technicians/Assistant (Full-Time ) Looking to add qualified staff to our team at Urban Pet Hospital which is a full-service animal hospital that welcomes both emergency treatment cases as...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Albany, CA (15 miles from Concord, 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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21 days ago
Vetncare - Hercules, CA (13 miles from Concord, CA)
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22 days ago
Vetncare - Pinole, CA (14 miles from Concord, CA)
We're seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our tech team!...
22 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Concord, CA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Concord, 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 Concord, 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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