Veterinary Technician Jobs in Oxnard, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Ventura, CA (12 miles from Oxnard, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
1 day ago
Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA (24 miles from Oxnard, 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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1 day ago Veterinary Angels Medical Center
VCA Antech, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring dental prophylaxis & extractions surgical preparation and assisting...
1 day ago
HCA - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, CA)
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 only Level...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

18 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Ventura, CA (12 miles from Oxnard, CA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

30+ days ago
Veterinary Angels Medical Center - Agoura Hills, CA (24 miles from Oxnard, CA)
At Veterinary Angels we take pride in our practices and emphasize client education, preventative care, and open and honest communication....
45+ days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, 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...
45+ days ago
Charles River Labs - Thousand Oaks, CA (12 miles from Oxnard, 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...
45+ days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, CA)
Equal Employment Opportunity Charles River Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disabled/Vet Recommended skills Certified Veterinary Technician Information Security...
45+ days ago
City of Hope - Simi Valley, CA (22 miles from Oxnard, CA)
About City of Hope City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other...
90+ days ago
City of Hope - Thousand Oaks, CA (15 miles from Oxnard, CA)
About City of Hope City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other...
90+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Ventura, CA (12 miles from Oxnard, CA)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Oxnard, CA

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

$41,140

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Oxnard, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Oxnard, 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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