Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hartford, 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 (15 miles from Hartford, CT)
We are seeking only experienced veterinary technicians with a minimum of 1-2 years of experience....
14 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Glastonbury, CT (8 miles from Hartford, CT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Hartford, CT (5 miles from Hartford, 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...
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - East Hartford, CT (2 miles from Hartford, 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...
1 day ago
Jobot - Middletown, CT (16 miles from Hartford, CT)
Recommended skills Blood Transfusions Neurology Surgeries Certified Veterinary Technician...
20 hours ago
Advanced Veterinary Care - Farmington, CT (9 miles from Hartford, 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....
12 days ago
Catzablanca Cat Clinic - Rocky Hill, CT (8 miles from Hartford, 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...
23 days ago
Catzablanca Cat clinic - Rocky Hill, CT (8 miles from Hartford, 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...
29 days ago
Baystate Health - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
The anesthesia Technician under the general supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) and/or physician performs a variety of routine direct and indirect patient care activities and technical skills...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - East Hartford, CT (2 miles from Hartford, 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 (4 miles from Hartford, 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 (12 miles from Hartford, 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
VCA Animal Hospitals - Cromwell, CT (12 miles from Hartford, 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...
90+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - West Hartford, CT (5 miles from Hartford, CT)
At VCA Veterinary Specialists, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
90+ days ago
Hartford HealthCare - Hartford, CT
Minimum two years experience Veterinary Technician/Technologist or similar background in research setting required....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hartford, CT

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

$42,473

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Hartford, 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 (3.7%)
  • 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 Hartford, 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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