Veterinary Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, 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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Culver Palms Animal Hospital - Culver City, CA (8 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
A small animal hospital in Culver City, CA is looking for a Full time experienced veterinary technician. Candidate must be able to manage and lead the staff....
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1 day ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, CA
Responsibilities Under close supervision, incumbent performs routineanimal husbandry tasks. Duties includethe cleaning, feeding, and watering of laboratory animals; the cleaning...
17 hours ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, 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,...
17 hours ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, 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...
17 hours ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, 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...
17 hours ago
UCLA Health - Los Angeles, 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...
1 day ago
Shane Veterinary Medical Center - Marina del Rey, CA (11 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Applicants must be skilled at: • IV catheter placement • phlebotomy • safely restraining cats and dogs • taking radiographs (orthopedic and soft tissue) • anesthesia monitoring • dental cleanings (preferred...
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3 days ago Shane Veterinary Medical Center
Los Angeles, 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...
4 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Los Angeles, 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...
4 days ago
Access Specialty Animal Hospitals - Culver City, CA (8 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Registered Veterinary Technician - Internal Medicine + Neurology ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospitals- Los Angeles Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents...
4 days ago
Los Angeles, CA
care experience, for everyone....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fullerton, CA (21 miles from Los Angeles, 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...
5 days ago
Long Beach, CA (10 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Seeking a highly dependable, hard-working and flexible Veterinary Technician....
5 days ago
Shane Veterinary Medical Center - Marina del Rey, CA (11 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
Applicants must be skilled at: IV catheter placement phlebotomy safely restraining cats and dogs taking radiographs (orthopedic and soft tissue) anesthesia monitoring dental cleanings skin and ear cytology...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fullerton, CA (21 miles from Los Angeles, 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...
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, CA

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

$44,208

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Los Angeles, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Los Angeles, 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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