Veterinary Technician Jobs in San Leandro, 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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San Mateo, CA (13 miles from San Leandro, CA)
You have a variety of animal handling experience everywhere from cats, dogs, hamsters and more....
16 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA (15 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team....
19 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - San Carlos, CA (16 miles from San Leandro, 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...
19 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Walnut Creek, CA (15 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team. This position is for our after hours emergency department. Shift pay differential will apply for this shift....
19 hours ago
El Cerrito, CA (15 miles from San Leandro, CA)
The skills you will be utilizing include, but not limited to: Assistant/Techs: -Ability to restrain cats and dogs gently and safely -Anesthesia monitoring -Phlebotomy -Radiographs -Client education...
2 days ago
Charles River - South San Francisco, CA (14 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician II for our Insourcing Solutions site located in South San Francisco....
21 hours ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from San Leandro, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Evening - 08...
3 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from San Leandro, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Night - 08...
3 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from San Leandro, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Day - 08 Hour...
3 days ago
Stanford Health Care - Palo Alto, CA (18 miles from San Leandro, CA)
If you're ready to be part of our legacy of hope and innovation, we encourage you to take the first step and explore our current job openings. Your best is waiting to be discovered. Day - 08 Hour...
3 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Francisco, CA (14 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Position at Especially Cats Especially Cats is hiring immediately for a full-time Veterinary Technician....
4 days ago
South San Francisco, CA (14 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Animal Care Technician in South San Francisco Vaco Staffing South San Francisco, CA Full Time $18.00 - $19.00/Hour Job Details Company Overview Multiple entry-level Animal Care Technician positions...
4 days ago
University of California - Berkeley, CA (12 miles from San Leandro, CA)
Departmental Overview The Office of Laboratory Animal Care (OLAC) is responsible for managing a centralized program of animal care and use on the UC Berkeley campus....
4 days ago
Bishop Ranch Veterinary Center - San Ramon, CA (9 miles from San Leandro, CA)
You must possess a strong knowledge base and excellent technical skills, including venipuncture, injections, IV catheter placement, radiography, animal restraint, surgical preparation/assistance, anesthesia...
Berkeley, CA (12 miles from San Leandro, CA)
A comprehensive job description is available on our website: EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE 1.Current California Registered Veterinary Technician license. 2.Minimum of two to three years as a Registered Veterinary...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in San Leandro, CA

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$44,590

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in San Leandro, 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 San Leandro, 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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