Veterinary Technician Jobs in Milpitas, 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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Medvet - Mountain View, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
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1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Campbell, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, 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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Medvet - Mountain View, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
W e are looking for: Emergency Veterinary Technician Assistant Never a dull moment in the ER department! Our patients need constant supervision to ensure treatment plans are executed....
18 hours ago
Humane Society Silicon Valley - Milpitas, CA
Adhere to HSSVs safety, disinfection and animal care protocols....
1 day ago
SOUTH BAY ANIMAL HOSPITAL & PET RESORT - San Jose, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
To be considered, you must be currently/experience working as a veterinary technician or be currently enrolled in a Veterinary Technology program....
Arroyo Veterinary Center - Livermore, CA (23 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Qualified individual will be a confident and experienced Veterinary Assistant or Registered Veterinary Technician....
City of San Jose, CA - San Jose, CA (6 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Current California license in good standing as a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) is required....
5 days ago
Arroyo Animal Clinic - Sunnyvale, CA (11 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Our technicians help assist the veterinarian during appointments, place IV Catheter, perform vaccinations/various injections, nail trims, monitor anesthesia, dental prophy, and radiographs....
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from Milpitas, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Evening - 08...
8 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from Milpitas, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Night - 08...
8 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from Milpitas, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Day - 08 Hour...
8 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from Milpitas, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Day - 08 Hour...
8 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Campbell, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Knowledge and skill in radiographic positioning, phlebotomy, IV catheter placement, surgical prep and assisting, dentistry and extractions, anesthesia monitoring, vaccine administration, and giving...
8 days ago
Campbell, CA (12 miles from Milpitas, CA)
Knowledge and skill in radiographic positioning, phlebotomy, IV catheter placement, surgical prep and assisting, dentistry and extractions, anesthesia monitoring, vaccine administration, and giving...
10 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (20 miles from Milpitas, CA)
technician, preferably Available part time (8 days a month) to start with the ability to move to full time in the near future!...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Milpitas, CA

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

$45,247

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Milpitas, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • 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 Milpitas, 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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