Veterinary Technician Jobs in Arvada, CO

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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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Westminster, CO (2 miles from Arvada, CO)
Job Information IDEXX Laboratories, Inc Sample Management Technician (Nights) in Westminster, Colorado We receive thousands of clinical samples every day from Veterinary Clinics,and we run tests...
1 day ago
Mountain Parks Veterinay Hospital - Evergreen, CO (19 miles from Arvada, CO)
Veterinary Technician Mountain Parks Veterinary Hospital is looking for a dynamic and confident Veterinary Technician to join our exceptional team of veterinary professionals....
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1 day ago Mountain Parks Veterinay Hospital
Vca Animal Hospitals - Littleton, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Denver, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
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1 day ago
VCA - Littleton, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
Only 1 hour to whisk down the ski slopes Job Description We are seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician or experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our busy Internal Medicine Department. 1-2 years...
3 days ago
Rx relief - Denver, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
Outpatient Pharmacy Technician Attention Pharmacy Technicians: Are you ready for a great new job in Denver, CO? Ability to help in the community! Great new experience in an outpatient clinic! With...
4 days ago
Mountain Vet to Pet - Evergreen, CO (19 miles from Arvada, CO)
* Summary: We are seeking a hard-working, energetic, personable, detail oriented, enthusiastic, eager to learn and compassionate Certified Veterinary Technician needed for busy, progressive two doctor...
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6 days ago Mountain Vet to Pet
Banfield Pet Hospital - Arvada, CO
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Northside Emergency Pet Clinic - Westminster, CO (8 miles from Arvada, CO)
Catheter Placement Triage and Critical Care Animal Handling and Restraint Proper Radiology Monitoring Anesthesia, including surgery prep, induction and recovery Knowledge of infectious and communicable...
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6 days ago Northside Emergency Pet Clinic
Hampden Family Pet Hospital - Englewood, CO (11 miles from Arvada, CO)
Hampden Family Pet Hospital is looking for a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our amazing team!...
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7 days ago
Mountain Vet to Pet - Evergreen, CO (10 miles from Arvada, CO)
* Summary: We are seeking a hard-working, energetic, personable, detail oriented, enthusiastic, eager to learn and compassionate Certified Veterinary Technician needed for busy, progressive two doctor...
7 days ago
WellHaven Pet Health - Colorado Blvd - Denver, CO (12 miles from Arvada, CO)
WellHaven Pet Health Colorado Blvd is looking for an experienced veterinary assistant (1+ year in the industry) and/or a Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team!...
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7 days ago WellHaven Pet Health - Colorado Blvd
Cherry Hills Animal Hospital - Denver, CO (7 miles from Arvada, CO)
Certified (three + years in field) veterinary technician with good client communication and telephone skills....
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8 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Denver, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
in Denver, Colorado VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital is seeking credentialed veterinary technicians to join our team in our radiology department....
8 days ago
Veterinary System Services - Denver, CO (14 miles from Arvada, CO)
Make your own schedule at VSS. If you have worked in a Veterinary practice for a minimum of 2 years as a Tech Assistant we have Clients on the front range looking for you to fill their shifts....
9 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Arvada, CO

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

$36,397

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Arvada, CO offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Arvada, CO
  • 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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