Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fair Oaks, 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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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)?or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Loomis, CA (12 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
We are seeking a highly motivated Veterinary Technician Supervisor with a friendly, outgoing and positive attitude who enjoys people and pets to join our team....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Overnight Veterinary Technician - Sacramento Company: VCA Location: Sacramento Posted on: December 2, 2021 Job Description: b'VCA LOOMIS BASIN VETERINARY CLINIC - REGISTERED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN OR...
3 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
3 days ago
Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Full or Part Time Registered Veterinary Technician or Equivalent: High quality veterinary practice seeks career-oriented, experienced veterinary technician for full or part time position in West Sacramento...
3 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
4 days ago
West Sacramento, CA (16 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Animal Care Technician/Trainee - No experience needed, training provided!...
4 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Sacramento, CA (16 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fair Oaks, CA
Banfield Pet Hospital: Veterinary Technician Company: Banfield Pet Hospital Location: Fair Oaks Posted on: November 30, 2021 Job Description: OverviewOur Veterinary Technicians are instrumental in helping...
4 days ago
Reagor Pet Hospital - Carmichael, CA (4 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
We are seeking a strong, self directed individual that has experience leading a team of varying skill levels. An RVT is ideal, but we are open to talking to those with with extensive experience in...
VCA Antech, Inc. - Loomis, CA (12 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring surgical preparation and assisting laboratory work patient recovery...
7 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - Roseville, CA (6 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Minimum Qualifications:Minimum of 1 year of experience working as a Veterinary Technician in an animal hospital setting required....
7 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
We receive thousands of clinical samples every day from Veterinary Clinics, and we run tests on those samples to help veterinarians identify what might be wrong with someone's pet. As a temporary...
9 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Sacramento, CA (13 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Are you looking for a meaningful and exciting environment where you are given the opportunity to be yourself, innovate, and grow both personally and in your career. You will become an essential...
9 days ago
Franklin Ranch Pet Hospital & Hotel - Elk Grove, CA (23 miles from Fair Oaks, CA)
Departmental Required Skills: Graduation from an AVMA fully accredited two- or four-year Veterinary Technician program; or equivalent combination of training and experience....

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fair Oaks, CA

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

$33,810

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Fair Oaks, 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 Fair Oaks, 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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