Veterinary Technician Jobs in Huntington Beach, 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 - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Responsibilities Under close supervision, incumbent performs routineanimal husbandry tasks. Duties includethe cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning...
1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Responsibilities Under the directsupervision of the area supervisor, perform routine animal husbandry tasks atthe operative level. Under direct supervision with day-to-day coaching,...
1 day ago
Apex Systems - Irvine, CA (14 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Research institution in Orange County is seeking Animal Technicians to join their team! if interested, please email resumes to Lynsi Mayberry, [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to...
1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Responsibilities Under direct supervision with day-to-day coaching, incumbentcompletes all on-going tasks following departmental guidelines. Other assignments are made by the areasupervisor on a...
1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Responsibilities Undergeneral supervision of the Facility Supervisor, assist with training and supervisoryduties of animal care personnel in the Division of Laboratory Animal Medicine,perform operational...
1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Responsibilities Under direction of the ManagementServices Officer and/or the Clinical Veterinarian, provide a wide variety ofparaveterinary health care duties that are directly related to all...
2 days ago
UCLA - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Job Information UCLA Health Animal Health Tech I in Los Angeles, California Responsibilities Under direction of the Management Services Officer and/or the Clinical Veterinarian, provide a wide...
9 hours ago
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Please follow all instructions carefully) Overview Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates --> 01/28/2021 to 02/03/2021 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade GS 5 Salary $40,271 to $52,355...
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Orange County Fire Authority - Irvine, CA (14 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Heavy Equipment Technician (Senior Fire Apparatus Technician) Job Details Heavy Equipment Technician (Senior Fire Apparatus Technician) This listing closes on 2/21/2021 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time...
3 days ago
Alicia Pet Care Center - Mission Viejo, CA (19 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Animal Hospital looking for a full-time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) and Veterinary Technician, as well....
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4 days ago Alicia Pet Care Center
AFFORDABLE ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Whittier, CA (20 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Provides animal care by determining animal requirements; conducting examinations and diagnostic procedures; assisting during operations; feeding and caring for animals; maintaining supplies and equipment...
4 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Part or full-time Aquarium Service Technician wanted. Previous experience with aquarium service and installation needed, advanced reef experience a plus. Must be detail oriented. Responsibilities...
5 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Temp Sample Management Tech at IDEXX Laboratories, Inc in Reseda, California Posted in Other about 8 hours ago. Job Description: We receive thousands of clinical samples every day from Veterinary...
5 days ago
Los Angeles, CA (23 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fullerton, CA (13 miles from Huntington Beach, CA)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 001228 in Fullerton, California Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet...
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Huntington Beach, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Huntington Beach, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Huntington Beach, 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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