Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sonoma, 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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National Park Service - Point Reyes Station, CA (24 miles from Sonoma, CA)
The Pacific West Region is recruiting for summer seasonal Biological Science Technician (Plants), GS-0404-4/5 positions intended to assist permanent staff with biological science field work...
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
2 days ago
Santa Rosa, CA (22 miles from Sonoma, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: anesthesia monitoring dentistry surgical preparation and assisting hands free radiology compassionate care for our hospitalized...
9 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Corte Madera, CA (22 miles from Sonoma, CA)
Inventory management Client education/communication Are you looking to be a part of a hospital team that feels like family, and also the support and resources you need to thrive?...
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Santa Rosa, CA (22 miles from Sonoma, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: anesthesia monitoring dentistry surgical preparation and assisting hands free radiology compassionate care for our hospitalized...
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Santa Rosa, CA (22 miles from Sonoma, CA)
Required skills include, but are not limited to: anesthesia monitoring dentistry surgical preparation and assisting hands free radiology compassionate care for our hospitalized patients venipuncture...
3 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, filling prescriptions, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, Overnight Technicians in the emergency...
4 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, technicians in the Internal Medicine and Emergency departments...
4 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, technicians in the Emergency departments will be responsible...
4 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
Veterinary Technicians at PESCM are responsible for a variety of tasks related to customer service and patient care within the veterinary practice....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Rohnert Park, CA (14 miles from Sonoma, CA)
Banfield Pet Hospital: Veterinary Technician Company: Banfield Pet Hospital Location: Cotati Posted on: December 2, 2021 Job Description: OverviewOur Veterinary Technicians are instrumental in helping...
4 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, filling prescriptions, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, Overnight Technicians in the emergency...
4 days ago
Ecological Farming Association - Sonoma, CA
Grazing Technician - Fire Fuels Reduction and Invasive Plant Management Moon Hollow Ranch 95476-4766 Sonoma, CA US Job Type: Job Employment Type: Full-Time Job Description: Moon Hollow Ranch is...
7 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Rohnert Park, CA (14 miles from Sonoma, CA)
Job Description: VCA North Park is seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our team as Technician Supervisor!...
10 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - San Rafael, CA (19 miles from Sonoma, CA)
In addition to veterinary technician skills such as patient restraint, administering medications, IV catheter placement, and phlebotomy, technicians in the Internal Medicine and Emergency departments...
10 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sonoma, CA

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

$41,836

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Sonoma, 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 Sonoma, 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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