Veterinary Technician Jobs in Castle Rock, 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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Colorado Veterinary Specialty Group - Littleton, CO (22 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
. - Certified Veterinary Technician license preferred but not required - Prior veterinary technician experience required - Prior dog handling experience preferred (groomer, competitor, trainer, etc)...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Littleton, CO (22 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
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 - Lakewood, CO (24 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
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...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Monument, CO (14 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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5 days ago
Creekside Animal Hospital - Elizabeth, CO (16 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
Excellent nursing skills required: exam assistance/restraint, patient triage, medical record entry, pharmacy dispensing, client education, patient care, lab sample collection/processing, imaging, anesthesia...
7 days ago
UCHealth - Lakewood, CO (24 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
At UCHealth, we do things differently We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all...
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7 days ago
UCHealth - Parker, CO (13 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
At UCHealth, we do things differently We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all...
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7 days ago
UCHealth - Littleton, CO (22 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
At UCHealth, we do things differently We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all...
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7 days ago
CREEKSIDE ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Elizabeth, CO (16 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
Creekside Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time Veterinary Technician or Assistant. We are a 2 doctor, primarily small animal hospital in Elizabeth, CO....
13 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Parker, CO (13 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
We offer a Mon-Fri schedule with rotating Saturdays ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Laboratory work Pharmacy Patient...
20 days ago
Vca - Littleton, CO (22 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Laboratory work Pharmacy Patient...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Highlands Ranch, CO (17 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Laboratory work Pharmacy Patient...
30+ days ago
Stockton Pet Hospital - Lakewood, CO (24 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
Surgical preparation and anesthetic monitoring. Outstanding, compassionate care for our hospitalized patients....
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Littleton, CO (22 miles from Castle Rock, CO)
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Castle Rock, CO

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

$36,397

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Castle Rock, CO offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Castle Rock, 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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