Veterinary Technician Jobs in Glastonbury, CT

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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Burlington Veterinary Center - Burlington, CT (21 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
We are seeking only experienced veterinary technicians with a minimum of 1-2 years of experience....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
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...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Plainville, CT (15 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
At VCA Old Canal Animal Hospital, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
2 days ago
Jobot - Middletown, CT (11 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Recommended skills Blood Transfusions Neurology Surgeries Certified Veterinary Technician...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glastonbury, CT
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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3 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Hartford, CT (11 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
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 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - East Hartford, CT (6 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
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 days ago
Advanced Veterinary Care - Farmington, CT (14 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Advanced Veterinary Care, located in Farmington, CT is searching for a Veterinary Technician with an interest in surgery! ACV is a 3 doctor, AAHA accredited, state of the art veterinary hospital....
14 days ago
Petco - Southington, CT (18 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
C ome work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified...
22 days ago
Catzablanca Cat Clinic - Rocky Hill, CT (6 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Seeking a motivated, upbeat, team player for a full time veterinary technician position Responsibilities would include dentals, surgical prep, monitoring anesthesia, venipuncture, IV catheter placement...
25 days ago
Catzablanca Cat clinic - Rocky Hill, CT (6 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Seeking a motivated, upbeat, team player for a full time veterinary technician position Responsibilities would include dentals, surgical prep, monitoring anesthesia, venipuncture, IV catheter placement...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - East Hartford, CT (6 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
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...
45+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Windsor, CT (11 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Cromwell, CT (8 miles from Glastonbury, CT)
Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Glastonbury, CT

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

$42,473

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Glastonbury, CT 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Glastonbury, CT
  • 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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