Veterinary Technician Jobs in La Crescenta, 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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Rosemont Veterinary Hospital - La Crescenta, CA
We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team in our small animal hospital....
University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (17 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Anesthesia Technician II has proficient to advance knowledge/competencies and provides technical support for anesthesia services related to supportive anesthesia care within Perioperative...
2 days ago
University of Southern California - Dockweiler, CA (14 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Anesthesia Technician II has proficient to advance knowledge/competencies and provides technical support for anesthesia services related to supportive anesthesia care within Perioperative...
5 hours ago
University of Southern California - Los Angeles, CA (17 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Anesthesia Technician I provides technical support for anesthesia services related to supportive anesthesia care within Perioperative Services, and ancillary departments as needed, to...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (17 miles from La Crescenta, 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...
18 hours ago
Modern Animal - Playa Vista, CA (20 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Lead Veterinary Technician will work towards building exceptional veterinary technical teams, have excellent communication skills, and thrive in a cross-functional environment....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chatsworth, CA (20 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
Ideal candidates are proficient in the following: Venipuncture and Ultrasound guided cystocentesis IV catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia induction and monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting...
18 hours ago
University of Southern California - Dockweiler, CA (14 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Anesthesia Technician I provides technical support for anesthesia services related to supportive anesthesia care within Perioperative Services, and ancillary departments as needed, to...
5 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monrovia, CA (16 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glendale, CA (4 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital - Granada Hills, CA (15 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
We are looking to add experienced veterinary technicians to our brand new facility in Granada Hills....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Northridge, CA (17 miles from La Crescenta, 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...
4 days ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA (16 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
Preferred education experience and certifications: Prior animal care or veterinary technician experience preferred. Strong interest in laboratory animal research. AALAS ALAT certification....
4 days ago
Metropolitan Animal Specialty Hospital - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
Veterinary Technician ( Emergency & Critical Care ) Requirements: Credentialed Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant with at least 3 years of experience in veterinary medicine Reports to: DVM...
Modern Animal - West Hollywood, CA (10 miles from La Crescenta, CA)
The Lead Veterinary Technician will work towards building exceptional veterinary technical teams, have excellent communication skills, and thrive in a cross-functional environment....
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in La Crescenta, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in La Crescenta, 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 La Crescenta, 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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