Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fullerton, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (21 miles from Fullerton, CA)
busy environment Exceptional communication skills with doctors, colleagues and clients Passionate about patient care Terrific team players Reliable Ideal candidates are proficient at the following: IV...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Costa Mesa, CA (13 miles from Fullerton, 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...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Ontario, CA (18 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendora, CA (16 miles from Fullerton, 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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2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Upland, CA (23 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fullerton, CA
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

2 hours ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA (18 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Reports non-compliant environmental parameters and/or malfunctioning equipment to the Animal Care Supervisor or Facilities Manager....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Cypress, CA (9 miles from Fullerton, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Orange, CA (6 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Whether you are an experienced Veterinary Technician looking for the next step in your career or a new graduate seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Irvine, CA (12 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor at VCA Irvine...
2 days ago
City of Hope - South Pasadena, CA (22 miles from Fullerton, CA)
About City of Hope City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other...
2 days ago
LA BioMed - Torrance, CA (24 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Required Skills & Qualifications: BS degree in Biology or another Life Science. A Master's degree in Life Sciences highly desired Must have prior experience within a life sciences lab. Collegiate...
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Los Angeles, CA (21 miles from Fullerton, 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....
14 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Tustin, CA (10 miles from Fullerton, CA)
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Fullerton, 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...
2 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fullerton, CA

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

$44,208

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Fullerton, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Fullerton, 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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