Veterinary Technician Jobs in Livermore, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Campbell, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Livermore, CA)
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
5 hours ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Campbell, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
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5 hours ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Campbell, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
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1 day ago
Aragen Bioscience Inc. - Morgan Hill, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
Interested candidates should have several years of pertinent experience in a small to medium scale animal care facility and meet the following requirements: High school degree or equivalent, college...
4 hours ago
ATR International - Morgan Hill, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: Interested candidates should have several years of pertinent experience in a small to medium scale animal care facility and meet the following...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dublin, CA (20 miles from Livermore, CA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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5 days ago
Jobot - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Livermore, CA)
Well known local clinic looking to hire an experienced Veterinary Technician Assistant. This Jobot Job is hosted by: Dustin Fadale Are you a fit?...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Livermore, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dublin, CA (20 miles from Livermore, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Neuralink - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Livermore, CA)
Apply Now Histology Technician at Neuralink (View all jobs) Fremont, California, United States Neuralink is developing ultra-high bandwidth brain-machine interfaces to connect humans and...
7 days ago
Talent Care - Sunnyvale, CA (22 miles from Livermore, CA)
Apply Now Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff should wear one every day! Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals at Sunnyvale Veterinary Clinic who are saving...
7 days ago
Kirkwood Animal Hospital - Campbell, CA (23 miles from Livermore, CA)
Seeking veterinary technician or RVT for a busy, privately owned small amimal hospital. Friendly personality, solid ethics and multi-tasking a must. Must work well in busy environment....
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12 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - San Jose, CA (17 miles from Livermore, CA)
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14 days ago
SOUTH BAY ANIMAL HOSPITAL & PET RESORT - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Livermore, CA)
To be considered, you must be currently/experience working as a veterinary technician or be currently enrolled in a Veterinary Technology program....
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14 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Livermore, CA

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

$44,590

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Livermore, 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 Livermore, 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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