Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sunnyvale, 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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VetnCare - San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
We''re seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our tech team In this role, you''ll use your advanced clinical skills to provide by Jobble Location/Region: San Jose, CA...
23 hours ago
Adobe Animal Hospital - Los Altos, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
technicians, and outside pharmacies Able to handle cash & credit card transactions in person and over the phone Comfortable around animals, clients, and medical procedures (while delivering medications...
1 day ago
Pleasanton, CA (19 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Animal Eye Care is seeking a talented individual who is seeking a full-time position as a veterinary technician assistant to provide support for our ophthalmology practice in Pleasanton....
1 day ago
VetnCare - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
We''re seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our tech team In this role, you''ll use your advanced clinical skills to provide by Jobble Location/Region: Fremont, CA...
1 day ago
AbbVie, Inc - Redwood City, CA (13 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
The Animal Care Technician III is familiar with the function of the facility and is able to help maintain the high standards that are set....
11 hours ago
Los Gatos Surgical - Los Gatos, CA (11 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
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1 day ago
Kirkwood Animal Hospital - Campbell, CA (8 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Seeking veterinary technician or RVT for a busy, privately owned small amimal hospital. Friendly personality, solid ethics and multi-tasking a must. Must work well in busy environment....
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1 day ago
Adobe Animal Hospital - Los Gatos, CA (11 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Able to place complicated IV catheters in sick, debilitated, or crashing patients Give IM, IV, and SQ injections, ability to obtain blood samples from multiple sites Understanding of vital parameters...
1 day ago
VetnCare - Santa Clara, CA (4 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
We're seeking an experienced Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) to join our tech team In this role, you'll use your advanced clinical skills to provide the highest level of care for our patients...
3 hours ago
SOUTH BAY ANIMAL HOSPITAL & PET RESORT - San Jose, CA (5 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
To be considered, you must be currently/experience working as a veterinary technician or be currently enrolled in a Veterinary Technology program....
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3 days ago
Neuralink - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Neuralink is seeking motivated animal care specialists who thrive working in a fast-paced research environment....
4 days ago
Thermo Fisher - Fremont, CA (12 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Using standard operating procedures (SOP) and current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), the Animal Technician II is responsible for all aspects of animal care and handling as part of the antibody...
5 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - San Jose, CA (7 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
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5 days ago
Covance - San Carlos, CA (15 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Registered Veterinary Technician or candidate with degrees in Veterinary Technology or & Animal Science Majors Bachelors degree in Life Sciences such as Biology, Wildlife & Conservation, Microbiology...
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5 days ago
Covance - San Carlos, CA (15 miles from Sunnyvale, CA)
Registered Veterinary Technician or candidate with degrees in Veterinary Technology or & Animal Science Majors Bachelor's degree in Life Sciences such as Biology, Wildlife & Conservation, Microbiology...
5 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sunnyvale, CA

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

$45,247

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Sunnyvale, 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 Sunnyvale, 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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