Veterinary Technician Jobs in Duarte, 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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UCLA Health System - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Duties include the cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning of cages/enclosures, related ancillary equipment; and the maintenance of animal care areas....
2 days ago
UCLA Health System - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Duties include the cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning of cages/enclosures, related ancillary equipment; and the maintenance of animal care areas.....
2 days ago
UCLA Health System - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Duties include the cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning of cages/enclosures, related ancillary equipment; and the maintenance of animal care areas....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Covina, CA (5 miles from Duarte, 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...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Covina, CA (5 miles from Duarte, 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...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
UCLA Health System - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Responsibilities Under general direction of the MSO II, in this role, you will provide support to the facilities/equipment/cage wash group in the Division of Laboratory Animal Medicine. Including...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician. The applicant is expected to contribute as a problem finder and solver, and to have good communication skills with clients....
2 days ago
North Hollywood, CA (22 miles from Duarte, CA)
Experienced vet tech, working for non-profit surgical center. Surgical experienced We work long hours 4 days a week. Pay depending on experience, we have different levels of experience needed will...
12 hours ago
UCLA Health System - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, CA)
Responsibilities Under direction of the Management Services Officer and/or the Clinical Veterinarian, provide a wide variety of paraveterinary health care duties that are directly related to all...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (19 miles from Duarte, 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...
Amerivet - Palmdale, CA (24 miles from Duarte, CA)
This role is for a full time, lead veterinary technician. RVT License preferred, or RVT eligible....
3 days ago
Rosemont Veterinary Hospital - La Crescenta, CA (16 miles from Duarte, CA)
We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team in our small animal hospital....

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Duarte, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Duarte, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • 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 Duarte, 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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