Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rocklin, 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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Vca - Sacramento, CA (20 miles from Rocklin, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture IV catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation...
2 days ago
Reagor Pet Hospital - Carmichael, CA (12 miles from Rocklin, CA)
We are seeking a strong, self directed individual that has experience leading a team of varying skill levels. An RVT is ideal, but we are open to talking to those with with extensive experience in...
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1 day ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - West Sacramento, CA (21 miles from Rocklin, CA)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
17 hours ago
Vca - Sacramento, CA (20 miles from Rocklin, 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...
13 hours ago
Vca - Sacramento, CA (20 miles from Rocklin, 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...
12 hours ago
Sacramento SPCA - Sacramento, CA 95828, CA (23 miles from Rocklin, CA)
Knowledge of aseptic surgical techniques, animal care and husbandry. Knowledge of anesthesia techniques....
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4 days ago
Sacramento SPCA - Sacramento, CA 95828, CA (23 miles from Rocklin, CA)
A current California Registered Veterinary Technician License is required for this position....
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4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lincoln, CA (10 miles from Rocklin, 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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6 days ago
Envision - Folsom, CA (10 miles from Rocklin, CA)
Folsom Sierra Endoscopy Center - Endoscopy Technician at Envision Healthcare in Folsom, California Posted in Other about 3 hours ago. Job Description: Description Folsom Sierra Endoscopy Center is...
6 days ago
Sacramento, CA (20 miles from Rocklin, CA)
technicians for the Anesthesia Service at VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Folsom, CA (10 miles from Rocklin, 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
Banfield Pet Hospital - Rancho Cordova, CA (13 miles from Rocklin, 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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11 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Sacramento, CA (20 miles from Rocklin, 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...
12 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Elk Grove, CA (24 miles from Rocklin, 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...
13 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Folsom, CA (10 miles from Rocklin, CA)
Folsom Sierra Endoscopy Center is currently searching for Full – Time Endoscopy Technician to work Mondays – Fridays who can work cooperatively with staff and physicians and perform a variety of...
13 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rocklin, CA

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

$33,810

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Rocklin, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Rocklin, 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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