Veterinary Technician Jobs in Denver, 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 (11 miles from Denver, 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 - Aurora, CO (2 miles from Denver, 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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2 days ago
Northside Emergency Pet Clinic - Westminster, CO (17 miles from Denver, CO)
Do you want more opportunity to draw blood, place IV catheters or monitor light anesthetic? Are you currently enrolled in a technician program? Then we have the opportunity for you!...
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7 hours ago Northside Emergency Pet Clinic
Vca - Denver, CO
VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital is seeking credentialed veterinary technicians to join our team in our neurology department....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Littleton, CO (11 miles from Denver, 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 (13 miles from Denver, 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
Northside Emergency Pet Clinic - Westminster, CO (17 miles from Denver, 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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7 days ago Northside Emergency Pet Clinic
Banfield Pet Hospital - Thornton, CO (12 miles from Denver, 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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7 days ago
UCHealth - Denver, 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 - Lakewood, CO (13 miles from Denver, 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 (15 miles from Denver, 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 - Arvada, CO (14 miles from Denver, 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 - Aurora, CO (2 miles from Denver, 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 (11 miles from Denver, 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
Burkhart Dental - Denver, CO
Are you an experienced Field Service Technician working in the dental industry? Do you have a passion for going above and beyond for the customer? Do you enjoy working for a company that provides...
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Denver, CO

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

$36,397

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Denver, 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 Denver, 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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