Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tustin, 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 Antech, Inc. - Costa Mesa, CA (6 miles from Tustin, 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...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Ontario, CA (24 miles from Tustin, CA)
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Cypress, CA (13 miles from Tustin, CA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Orange, CA (3 miles from Tustin, CA)
Whether you are an experienced Veterinary Technician looking for the next step in your career or a new graduate seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Irvine, CA (4 miles from Tustin, CA)
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor at VCA Irvine...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Tustin, CA
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Fountain Valley, CA (7 miles from Tustin, CA)
Job Description: VCA West Coast Specialty & Emergency Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced specialty veterinary technician to work with our specialty team at our 24/7 emergency/multi-specialty...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tustin, 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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1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Covina, CA (23 miles from Tustin, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
City of Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach, CA (13 miles from Tustin, CA)
An Associates Degree or Bachelors degree in animal care/welfare, veterinary science, or a related subject is desirable....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Downey, CA (22 miles from Tustin, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Corona, CA (17 miles from Tustin, CA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
Irvine, CA (4 miles from Tustin, CA)
Animal Technician - 15477-1A Updated: Feb 12, 2021 Location: UC Irvine Campus Job Type: Department: UNIVERSITY LAB ANIMAL RESOURCE Job Opening ID: 15477 Reports To: Animal Care Supervisor I Working...
9 days ago
Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc - Chino, CA (17 miles from Tustin, CA)
Now Hiring Full time/Part time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) In Chino, CA less than one hour from mountains, beaches and Disneyland. Are you looking for a change?...
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11 days ago Loving Hands Animal Hospital, Inc

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tustin, CA

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

$44,208

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Tustin, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Tustin, 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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