Veterinary Technician Jobs in Foothill Ranch, 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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Pathway Vet Alliance - Tustin, CA (9 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
** This position is responsible for supervising the work activities of veterinary technicians and assistants and creating the kind of environment where people feel good about themselves....
7 hours ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Huntington Beach, CA (18 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Responsibilities: Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration Set up, position, and take digital radiographs Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory and cytology tests...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Corona, CA (12 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Alicia Pet Care Center - Mission Viejo, CA (7 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Animal Hospital looking for a full-time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) and Veterinary Technician, as well....
VCA Antech, Inc. - Laguna Niguel, CA (13 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
4 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Fountain Valley, CA (16 miles from Foothill Ranch, 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
Talent Care - Tustin, CA (9 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 61782...
5 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Irvine, CA (5 miles from Foothill Ranch, 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 Sample...
5 days ago
Western University of Health Sciences - Phillips Ranch, CA (23 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Percentage Of Time: 8 Job Duty: Act as an expert resource for tasks typically performed by a Registered Veterinary Technician....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laguna Niguel, CA (13 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laguna Hills, CA (7 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dana Point, CA (17 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laguna Niguel, CA (13 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Foothill Ranch, CA
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Pathway Vet Alliance - Irvine, CA (5 miles from Foothill Ranch, CA)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care THRIVE Affordable Vet Care in Irvine are seeking a Veterinary Technician to help support their team! $5000 Sign on bonus to qualified candidates!...
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Foothill Ranch, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Foothill Ranch, 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 Foothill Ranch, 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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