Veterinary Technician Jobs in Martinez, 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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Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Martinez, CA)
technician, preferably Available part time (8 days a month) to start with the ability to move to full time in the near future!...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Concord, CA (7 miles from Martinez, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Description - Internal Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than...
2 days ago
Apex Systems, Inc. - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
This person will be involved in all aspects of the animal care and use program at the animal facility....
1 day ago
International Bird Rescue - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
Registered veterinary technician (RVT) certified by the California Veterinary Medical Board....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Martinez, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Description - External Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than...
2 days ago
Ironhorse VetCare - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Martinez, CA)
Surgery Veterinary Technician - SIGNING BONUS Earning $ 26.00 to $ 36.00 per hour Must be at least 18 years old. 2 Years’ experience working as a veterinary technician in a veterinary practice....
Aza - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
Under general supervision, the Veterinary Technician assists with and performs animal care and procedures in connection to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases for the animals in the...
1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Novato, CA (24 miles from Martinez, CA)
Position at The Country Vet The Country Vet is hiring immediately for a full-time Veterinary Technician! $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS!!!...
13 hours ago
East Bay SPCA - Oakland, CA (16 miles from Martinez, CA)
Registered Veterinary Technician Position Description The Registered Veterinary Technician plays a vital part in supporting the community, especially for those clients and animals who may not have another...
Larkspur, CA (20 miles from Martinez, CA)
are not limited to: Assisting with intake of patients Preparing patients for surgical procedures by sedating patients, intubating & extubating, supplying oxygen and anesthesia, placing & removing iv...
4 days ago
Zoetis - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
Jobs Laboratory Technician/Technologist at Zoetis Search All Jobs Laboratory Technician/Technologist at Zoetis in San Francisco, California Posted in Other about 4 hours ago. Apply Now Job...
5 days ago
Martinez, CA
Oasis Veterinary Hospital is looking for a full time, experienced Registered Veterinary Technician to join our growing, tight knit group of like-minded veterinary professionals....
5 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - San Leandro, CA (17 miles from Martinez, CA)
Emergency Veterinary Technician/RVT Wanted!...
6 days ago
The University of California, San Francisco - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
monitors Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure Good communication skills; ability to be clearly understood; ability to be friendly, courteous, and work in a cooperative manner Manual...
6 days ago
Corte Madera, CA (19 miles from Martinez, CA)
VCA Madera Pet Hospital is hiring for the position of Veterinary Assistant / Veterinary Technician. Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right person....
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Martinez, CA

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

$44,590

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Martinez, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • 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 Martinez, 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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