Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commerce City, 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 (23 miles from Commerce City, CO)
As a veterinary technician in our hospital, you will have the opportunity to work among the different departments and experience a variety of cases....
2 days ago
Veterinary System Services - Englewood, CO (20 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Are you bored with your current job? Are you looking to make a change for the better? Does getting paid to find your dream job sound appealing? Do you want to make your own schedule and still...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Glendale, CO (14 miles from Commerce City, CO)
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...
3 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Denver, CO (12 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Job Description: VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital is seeking a technician assistant to join our team in our General Practice. Our technician assistants are responsible for client communication...
3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Denver, CO (12 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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10 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Association Of Zoos & Aquariums - Denver, CO (12 miles from Commerce City, CO)
llamok ( Show on map ) Salary/Earnings: Inquire Post Date: 02/28/2021 02:36 AM Denver Zoo is a leader in animal care, wildlife conservation, and education....
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Thornton, CO (13 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Our ideal candidate: At least one year of veterinary technician experience Provides exceptional nursing care and customer service Credentialed veterinary technicians are a plus, but we are willing to...
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21 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Greenwood Village, CO (20 miles from Commerce City, CO)
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...
7 hours ago
UCHealth - Lakewood, CO (23 miles from Commerce City, 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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5 hours ago
UCHealth - Aurora, CO (10 miles from Commerce City, 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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5 hours ago
UCHealth - Denver, CO (12 miles from Commerce City, 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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5 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Northglenn, CO (9 miles from Commerce City, 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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4 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Louisville, CO (20 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Job Description Louisville Family Animal Hospital, a 4 doctor, AAHA/AAFP credentialed, low stress handling practice has an immediate opening for a FT Certified Veterinary Technician....
3 hours ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Wheat Ridge, CO (19 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital recognizes the complex nature of support needed for both clients and staff members in the animal care industry....
4 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Aurora, CO (10 miles from Commerce City, CO)
Job Description Summary\: The Veterinary Assistant is a key member of the hospital team who supports and assists the veterinarians and veterinary technicians, ensuring the safety of pets, clients and...
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4 hours ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commerce City, CO

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

$36,397

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Commerce City, CO 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 (3.7%)
  • 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 Commerce City, 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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