Veterinary Technician Jobs in Newbury Park, 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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Oxnard, CA (15 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Must be able to take x-rays, draw blood, place IV catheters, take patients TPR vitals and restrain pets when needed....
2 days ago
WEST VALLEY PET CLINIC - Woodland Hills, CA (14 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
We are a busy, small animal and exotic pet clinic in Woodland Hills, looking for a Veterinary Technician/Assistant....
1 day ago
Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA (8 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
At Veterinary Angels we take pride in our practices and emphasize client education, preventative care, and open and honest communication....
3 days ago
Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital - Granada Hills, CA (24 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Applicants must be proficient in the following areas: Patient restraint / animal restraint / small animal care Blood draw In house lab work using Abaxis machines....
3 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA
Job Information Charles River Laboratories Animal Care Technician 1 1 in Thousand Oaks, California Animal Care Technician 1 1 Req ID #: 89773 Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US, 91320 For 70 years, Charles...
4 days ago
Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital - Granada Hills, CA 91344, CA (24 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Applicants must be proficient in the following areas: Patient restraint / animal restraint / small animal care Blood draw In house lab work using Abaxis machines....
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4 days ago Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital
Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA 91301, CA (8 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
At Veterinary Angels we take pride in our practices and emphasize client education, preventative care, and open and honest communication....
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5 days ago Veterinary Angels Medical Center
Los Robles Regional Medical Center - Thousand Oaks, CA
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center is a licensed 404 bed acute care facility. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Los Robles Hospital has the...
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6 days ago
Charles River Labs - Thousand Oaks, CA (4 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA
Equal Employment Opportunity Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet Recommended skills Certified Veterinary Technician Information Security...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oxnard, CA (15 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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8 days ago
Warner Center Pet Clinic - Woodland Hills, CA (14 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Skills desired include: IV Catheters, Blood Draws, In house lab work Restraint, X-rays, sterilization, Anesthesia monitoring ans surgery assistance....
10 days ago
Somis, CA (10 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
equine hospital in Somis, California is currently seeking equine veterinary technicians for the ICU and in ambulatory....
12 days ago
City of Hope - Westlake Village, CA (4 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
City of Hope Pharmacy Technician Apply Now Westlake Village, CA Date posted: Oct 1, 2020 About City of Hope City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution...
13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Westlake Village, CA (4 miles from Newbury Park, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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19 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Newbury Park, CA

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

$41,140

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Newbury Park, 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 Newbury Park, 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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