Veterinary Technician Jobs in New Haven, 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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National Audubon Society - Redding, CT (23 miles from New Haven, CT)
Seasonal Coastal Waterbird Technician at National Audubon Society in Redding, Connecticut Posted in Skilled Labor - Trades about 11 hours ago. Job Description: National Audubon Society Seasonal...
1 day ago
National Audubon Society - Redding, CT (23 miles from New Haven, CT)
Seasonal American Oystercatcher Technician/Boat Operator at National Audubon Society in Redding, Connecticut Posted in Skilled Labor - Trades about 12 hours ago. Job Description: National Audubon...
1 day ago
Jobot - Middletown, CT (21 miles from New Haven, CT)
Recommended skills Blood Transfusions Neurology Surgeries Certified Veterinary Technician...
14 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Waterbury, CT (18 miles from New Haven, 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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6 days ago
Guilford Veterinary Hospital - Guilford, CT (12 miles from New Haven, CT)
Guilford Veterinary Hospital is seeking full-time experienced veterinary technician to join our team....
7 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Shelton, CT (10 miles from New Haven, 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...
7 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Shelton, CT (10 miles from New Haven, 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...
13 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - East Haven, CT (3 miles from New Haven, 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...
19 days ago
PetCo - Southington, CT (20 miles from New Haven, CT)
Come 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...
20 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - North Haven, CT (6 miles from New Haven, 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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26 days ago
Clinical Management Consultants - Milford, CT (9 miles from New Haven, CT)
There is an exciting opportunity for a Ambulatory Surgery Center Surgical Services Technician at a stable not for profit hospital in Connecticut. This hospital is committed to providing the...
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45+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Newtown, CT (21 miles from New Haven, 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 (24 miles from New Haven, 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 (24 miles from New Haven, 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 - Shelton, CT (10 miles from New Haven, CT)
We are seeking an Technician Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the expertise and...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in New Haven, CT

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

$42,473

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in New Haven, CT 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 New Haven, 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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