Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mountain View, 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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Neuralink - Fremont, CA (11 miles from Mountain View, CA)
The BMI Technician will work closely with the animal care team and the BMI software/algorithms team to plan, execute, analyze, and present the outcomes of BMI research sessions....
8 hours ago
Stanford University - Stanford, CA (6 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Life Science Tech II Stanford University in Stanford, CA Type: Full-Time Posted: 01/12/2022 Category: Laboratory and Research This position is represented by SEIU Local 2007 and the collective...
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Half Moon Bay, CA (20 miles from Mountain View, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
3 days ago
Covance - San Carlos, CA (13 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Or Are you a Veterinary Technician looking for a new set of challenges outside of allergies, spay and neuter?...
1 day ago
Advantage Resourcing - Menlo Park, CA (7 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Successful candidates should be experienced at animal handling with rabbits, rats, and dogs....
1 day ago
Bolt Biotherapeutics Icn. - Redwood City, CA (10 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Bolt Biotherapeutics is a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company developing tumor-targeted therapies that leverage the power of the innate and adaptive immune systems. Our vibrant culture is...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Mountain View, CA)
technician, preferably Available part time (8 days a month) to start with the ability to move to full time in the near future!...
Ironhorse VetCare - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Mountain View, 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....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dublin, CA (22 miles from Mountain View, 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...
4 days ago
Santa Cruz, CA (24 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Need to be able to multitask, be computer savvy, love animals, be a great communicator with co workers and clients, be willing to do both veterinary assisting in exams/procedures/surgery/ lifting, and...
5 days ago
City of Fremont, CA - Fremont, CA (11 miles from Mountain View, CA)
Description The Police Department is recruiting for Veterinary Technician. VIEW OUR RECRUITMENT BROCHURE Applications will be considered as they are received....
5 days ago
East Bay SPCA - Oakland, CA (23 miles from Mountain View, 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...
Fremont, CA (11 miles from Mountain View, CA)
We are seeking an experienced and talented registered veterinary technician to provide support our emergency service....
7 days ago
Fremont, CA (11 miles from Mountain View, CA)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: *Direct/assist RVTs, VAs and TAs in their performance of a variety of technical and client education duties that facilitate the work of the practitioners....
7 days ago
Fremont, CA (11 miles from Mountain View, CA)
We are seeking an experienced and talented registered veterinary technician to provide support for our internal medicine service....
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mountain View, CA

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

$45,247

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Mountain View, 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 Mountain View, 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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