Veterinary Technician Jobs in Palmdale, 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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Pathway Vet Alliance - Burbank, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Veterinary Technician Responsibilities: Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration Set up, position, and take digital radiographs Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Burbank, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Regional Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care $5000 Sign on bonus!!!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monrovia, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monrovia, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Sun Valley, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Dog handler wanted. Will assist in the play yards with the dogs and perform regular k9 Technician duties. These include: -Ensure dogs are safe, happy and well behaved -Ensure yards are well kept...
7 days ago
Rosemont Veterinary Hospital - La Crescenta, CA (20 miles from Palmdale, CA)
We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team in our small animal hospital....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monrovia, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
14 days ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Preferred education experience and certifications: Prior animal care or veterinary technician experience preferred. Strong interest in laboratory animal research. AALAS ALAT certification....
15 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
17 days ago
California Institute of Technology - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Assistant Laboratory Technician Job Category Fulltime Regular ExemptOvertimeEligible Overtime Eligible Benefits Eligible Benefit Based Apply Now Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering...
25 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, 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...
26 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Pasadena, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, 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...
26 days ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Reports non-compliant environmental parameters and/or malfunctioning equipment to the Animal Care Supervisor or Facilities Manager....
45+ days ago
City of Hope - Duarte, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
Performs other animal care related duties or facility maintenance as required. Provides guidance to newly hired animal care Research Support Technicians....
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Palmdale, CA

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

$44,208

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Palmdale, 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 Palmdale, 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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