Veterinary Technician Jobs in Putnam, 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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VCA Animal Hospitals - Uxbridge, MA (15 miles from Putnam, CT)
We are seeking an experienced Part Time Veterinary Technician to join our team....
13 hours ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (22 miles from Putnam, CT)
catheterization o Phlebotomy o Dosage calculations o Fluid therapy o Intubation * Advanced education and experience with Veterinary Technician Specialist certification (in good standing). * Exotic...
23 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Millbury, MA (20 miles from Putnam, CT)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bellingham, MA (23 miles from Putnam, CT)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Warwick, RI (24 miles from Putnam, CT)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bellingham, MA (23 miles from Putnam, CT)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Johnston, RI (18 miles from Putnam, CT)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Diamond Hill Animal Clinic - Cumberland, RI (22 miles from Putnam, CT)
Diamond Hill Animal Clinic, a 2 doctor, privately owned, AAHA accredited, small animal clinic in Cumberland RI has an opening for a full time CVT. Ideal candidate would have a strong work ethic,...
8 days ago
Animal Hospital Of Putnam - Putnam, CT
Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education....
12 days ago
rEVO Biologics, Inc. - Charlton, MA (16 miles from Putnam, CT)
Daily animal care activities to include: feeding, animal observations/identification of clinical concerns, and nail trimming Husbandry activities to include cage change/cleaning, use of power wash and...
13 days ago
Vetcor - Hope, RI (17 miles from Putnam, CT)
We are a busy, 100%small animal practice is seeking a FT Vet Tech who will assist with appointments and 2 Saturdays a month( day). Currently 2 full time veterinarians with 20-plus years of...
15 days ago
Vetcor - North Windham, CT (15 miles from Putnam, CT)
North Windham Animal Hospital is seeking a friendly and dedicated Veterinary Technician to join our hospital team. Our hospital is a high quality, busy 2-doctor, full-service animal hospital....
22 days ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (22 miles from Putnam, CT)
Veterinary Technician - Hospital for Large Animals - (21001018) Description This is an overnight position....
22 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - North Grafton, MA (24 miles from Putnam, CT)
Are you looking for a meaningful and exciting environment where you are given the opportunity to be yourself, innovate, and grow both personally and in your career. You will become an essential...
24 days ago
Vetcor - Warwick, RI (24 miles from Putnam, CT)
Expected duties are 65% Room assistant/technician, 25% client education, 5% hospital maintenance/cleaning and 5% getting to know your team and maintaining that comradery. Great support staff!...
26 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Putnam, CT

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

$42,473

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Putnam, CT offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Putnam, 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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