Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fontana, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Upland, CA (13 miles from Fontana, 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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20 hours ago
Day Creek Animal Hospital - Rancho Cucamonga, CA (9 miles from Fontana, CA)
Basic duties include patient restraint, assisting the doctor with exams, t aking radiographs, blood draws, IV catheter placement ( must be very efficient with the iv catheter ), vaccination,Some front...
11 hours ago
Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc - Chino, CA (15 miles from Fontana, CA)
Now Hiring Full time/Part time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) In Chino, CA less than one hour from mountains, beaches and Disneyland. Are you looking for a change?...
4 days ago
Animal Hospital of Eagle Glen - Corona, CA (23 miles from Fontana, CA)
Do you have veterinary technician experience? RVT? Do you have experience with CornerStone? If so, apply to join our team....
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4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Upland, CA (13 miles from Fontana, CA)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 005111 in Upland, California Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Upland, CA (13 miles from Fontana, 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...
9 days ago
Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc - Chino, CA (15 miles from Fontana, CA)
Now Hiring Full time/Part time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) In Chino, CA less than one hour from mountains, beaches and Disneyland. Are you looking for a change?...
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9 days ago Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc
Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc - Chino, CA (15 miles from Fontana, CA)
Loving Hands Animal Hospital - Exam Room Assistant Are you looking for a change? Want to use your skills to their highest potential? At Loving Hands Animal Hospital, you will experience a positive...
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9 days ago Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc
City of Moreno Valley, CA - Moreno Valley, CA (18 miles from Fontana, CA)
Animal Care Technician is distinguished from Lead Animal Care Technician in that incumbents in the latter class provide lead work direction in addition to performing animal care duties....
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fontana, 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...
12 days ago
City of Moreno Valley - Moreno Valley, CA (15 miles from Fontana, CA)
Animal Care Technician is distinguished from Lead Animal Care Technician in that incumbents in the latter class provide lead work direction in addition to performing animal care duties....
12 days ago
Inland Valley Humane Society & SPCA - Ontario, CA (12 miles from Fontana, CA)
DESCRIPTION An Animal Care Technician works one-on-one with animals to monitor and maintain the health of animals under their care and performs duties such as receiving new animals, cleaning and changing...
14 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Rancho Cucamonga, CA (9 miles from Fontana, 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...
16 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fontana, 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...
16 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Ontario, CA (12 miles from Fontana, CA)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
18 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fontana, CA

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

$37,269

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Fontana, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Fontana, 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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