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 - San Ramon, CA (12 miles from Concord, CA)
You must possess a strong knowledge base and excellent technical skills, including venipuncture, injections, IV catheter placement, radiography, animal restraint, surgical preparation/assistance, anesthesia...
Aza - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Under general supervision, the Veterinary Technician assists with and performs animal care and procedures in connection to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases for the animals in the...
1 day ago
Kelly Services - Alameda, CA (18 miles from Concord, CA)
As an Animal Care Technician, you'll perform routine animal care and other production duties including watering, feeding, and cleaning enclosures for rodent populations....
3 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (17 miles from Concord, 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 (17 miles from Concord, 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....
Vca Animal Hospitals - Moraga, CA (9 miles from Concord, CA)
At VCA Contra Costa Animal Hospital, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Pleasanton, CA (23 miles from Concord, 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...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
is hiring a Senior Veterinary Technician to join our INCREDIBLE team!...
6 days ago
East Bay SPCA - Oakland, CA (18 miles from Concord, CA)
Registered Veterinary Technician Position Description The Registered Veterinary Technician plays a vital part in supporting the community, especially for those clients and animals who may not have another...
Berkeley, CA (14 miles from Concord, CA)
Current California Registered Veterinary Technician license. 2. Minimum of two to three years as a Registered Veterinary Technician. 3....
7 days ago
Carrington College - San Leandro, CA (18 miles from Concord, CA)
The position is responsible for oversight of their academic program(s) including activities related to the student experience and student success such as developing and implementing retention...
7 days ago
Lindsay Wildlife Experience - Walnut Creek, CA (6 miles from Concord, 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...
7 days ago
Sage Veterinary Centers - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Veterinary Technician - Emergency - San Francisco Company: Sage Veterinary Centers Location: San Francisco Posted on: November 22, 2021 Job Description: Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Assistants...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Walnut Creek, CA (6 miles from Concord, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Concord, CA)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician II for our Insourcing Solutions site located in South San Francisco....
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Concord, CA

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Concord, 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 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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