Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mill Valley, 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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Charles River Laboratories - South San Francisco, CA (17 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Animal Care Technician 1 We are seeking a qualified Animal Care Technician for our Insourcing Solutions site in the South San Francisco, CA area....
1 day ago
Charles River Labs - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Animal Care Technician 1 We are seeking a qualified Animal Care Technician for our Insourcing Solutions site in the South San Francisco, CA area....
1 day ago
Denali Therapeutics - South San Francisco, CA (17 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Animal Care Technician to join our Translational Sciences group to support our preclinical activities....
1 day ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Animal Care Technician Company: Apex Systems Location: San Francisco Posted on: March 2, 2021 Job Description: Apex Systems is looking to hire a Animal Care Technician in South San Francisco, CA....
1 day ago
Careerbuilder-US - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Title: Animal Care Technician II Location: Dixon, CA & South San Francisco, CA WHY APEX?...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Colma, CA (15 miles from Mill Valley, 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
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pinole, CA (17 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
UCSF Medical Center - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Yoh is a seeking an Animal Technician to support a San Francisco Bay Area based company in the biotechnology industry. You will have the opportunity to support genetic research! Responsibilities...
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - South San Francisco, CA (17 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Certification/Licensure: Registered Veterinary Technician strongly preferred; AALAS certification at the Laboratory Animal Technician level (LAT) or higher preferred....
7 days ago
University of California Berkeley - Berkeley, CA (16 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Clean and maintain animal care areas by scrubbing down the ceilings, walls, and floors at prescribed intervals following departmental procedures....
8 days ago
University of California, Berkeley - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Clean and maintain animal care areas by scrubbing down the ceilings, walls, and floors at prescribed intervals following departmental procedures....
8 days ago
Urban Pet Hospital - San Francisco, CA (9 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Veterinary Technicians/Assistant (Full-Time ) Looking to add qualified staff to our team at Urban Pet Hospital which is a full-service animal hospital that welcomes both emergency treatment cases as...
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8 days ago Urban Pet Hospital
San Francisco, CA - South San Francisco, CA (17 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Title: Animal Care Technician II Location: Dixon, CA & South San Francisco, CA WHY APEX?...
9 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Animal Care Technician 1 We are seeking a qualified Animal Care Technician for our Insourcing Solutions site in the South San Francisco, CA area....
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Albany, CA (14 miles from Mill Valley, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
10 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mill Valley, CA

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

$44,590

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Mill Valley, 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 Mill Valley, 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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