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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Irvine, CA (4 miles from Tustin, CA)
We are a full service veterinary hospital located in Irvine, CA looking for a part-time veterinary technician/kennel assistant/receptionist to join our team....
2 days ago
Alicia Pet Care Center - Mission Viejo, CA (12 miles from Tustin, CA)
Animal Hospital looking for a full-time Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) and Veterinary Technician, as well....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lakewood, CA (19 miles from Tustin, CA)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
2 days ago
spcaLA - Long Beach, CA (17 miles from Tustin, CA)
Essential qualifications: Lead Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT): Must possess a valid license (certification) as a Registered Veterinary Technician in the State of California; 3+ years practical...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Whittier, CA (21 miles from Tustin, CA)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
2 days ago
People, Pets and Vets - Tustin, CA
Company Description Not all superheroes wear capes, but we sure think our staff should wear one every day! Join a passionate bunch of veterinary professionals as a Full-Time RVT at who are saving...
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - 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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Covina, CA (23 miles from Tustin, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Covina, CA (23 miles from Tustin, CA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laguna Hills, CA (10 miles from Tustin, CA)
As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve....
4 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Irvine, CA (4 miles from Tustin, CA)
Position at Thrive Pet Healthcare- THRIVE - Santa Ana is seeking a Lead Veterinary Technician to join the team!...
5 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Irvine, CA (4 miles from Tustin, CA)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)?or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Corona, CA (17 miles from Tustin, CA)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Santa Ana, CA (2 miles from Tustin, CA)
BANFIELD EXTERNSHIP SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE AND FUNCTION The primary purpose and function of the Extern is to 'shadow' the coach veterinary technician or veterinarian in order to observe and take part...
7 days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Downey, CA (22 miles from Tustin, CA)
monitoring equipment, as needed - Inspects instruments & equipment for damages & sends for repair or troubleshoots as needed - Coordinates w/ Biomedical Engineering for maintenance & repair of anesthesia...
10 days ago

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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

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Tustin, 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 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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