Veterinary Technician Jobs in Lawndale, 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. - Lawndale, CA
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced swing / overnight veterinary technician / assistant to join our team....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Hollywood, CA (14 miles from Lawndale, CA)
Walking dogs. Doing laundry. Cleaning and maintaining hospital premises. Assisting Doctors and Technicians when necessary....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (8 miles from Lawndale, 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...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Woodland Hills, CA (23 miles from Lawndale, CA)
Job Description: VCA Veterinary Specialists of the Valley is seeking a Veterinary Technician or experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our busy Neurology Service....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Lawndale, CA)
We are looking for an outstanding Veterinary Technician to work with our team. The candidate should value teamwork and collaboration....
1 day ago
Modern Animal - West Hollywood, CA (14 miles from Lawndale, CA)
care experience, for everyone....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Hollywood, CA (14 miles from Lawndale, 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. - West Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Lawndale, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Pharmacy Technician to join our team. At VCA Animal Hospitals, we take our mission statement your pet's health is our top priority and excellent...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Cypress, CA (18 miles from Lawndale, 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. - West Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Lawndale, CA)
We are looking for an outstanding Veterinary Technician to work with our team. The candidate should value teamwork and collaboration....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Lawndale, CA)
We are looking for an outstanding Veterinary Technician to work with our team. The candidate should value teamwork and collaboration....
1 day ago
The Lundquist Institute for Biomedical Innovation - Torrance, CA (4 miles from Lawndale, CA)
Required Skills & Qualifications: BS degree in Biology or another Life Science. A Masters degree in Life Sciences highly desired Must have prior experience within a life sciences lab. Collegiate...
4 hours ago
City of Hope - South Pasadena, CA (19 miles from Lawndale, 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
VCA Antech, Inc. - Pasadena, CA (21 miles from Lawndale, 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. - Woodland Hills, CA (23 miles from Lawndale, 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 Lawndale, CA

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

$44,208

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Lawndale, 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 Lawndale, 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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