Veterinary Technician Jobs in Temecula, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Temecula, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
15 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Temecula, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
15 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Carlsbad, CA (24 miles from Temecula, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
15 hours ago
Western Veterinary Partners - Temecula, CA
Sign-on bonus Vineyard Veterinary Hospital is seeking a full-time Registered Veterinary Technician to become the next long-term member of our incredible team....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Temecula, CA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Murrieta, CA (7 miles from Temecula, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Temecula, CA
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a Registered Veterinary Technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - San Marcos, CA (21 miles from Temecula, CA)
Perform IV catheter placement, blood draws, urine collection, radiographs, and other in-house diagnostics....
10 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Temecula, CA)
Knowledge of the services the hospital provides and the species it treats Skill in operating equipment, including computers and software Client education. IV Catheter placement / Venipuncture....
16 days ago
PetCo - San Marcos, CA (21 miles from Temecula, CA)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
16 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - San Marcos, CA (21 miles from Temecula, CA)
Veterinary Specialty Hospital (VSH) is looking for a Patient Care Veterinary Technician****About Veterinary Specialty Hospital:** At VSH our mission is to advance the veterinary profession through our...
30+ days ago
People, Pets and Vets - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Temecula, CA)
* Experience with venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred...
30+ days ago
Talent Care - Vista, CA (23 miles from Temecula, CA)
contribute to a positive work environment Strong English written and verbal language skills Animal care, restraints, client/customer interaction experience required Experience with venipuncture, IV...
45+ days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Temecula, CA)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Oceanside, CA *$5000 Sign on bonus for qualified candidates!...
45+ days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Temecula, CA
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Temecula, CA ** $5000 sign on bonus for qualified candidates!...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Temecula, CA

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

$37,269

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Temecula, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • 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 Temecula, 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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