Veterinary Technician Jobs in Newark, DE

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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North East Animal Hospital - Elkton, MD (8 miles from Newark, DE)
Our Veterinary Technicians play an integral role in providing excellent care to our patients as well as serving as major communicators for our hospital....
11 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Newark, DE
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wilmington, DE (12 miles from Newark, DE)
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...
1 day ago
PETCO - Middletown, DE (9 miles from Newark, DE)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
3 days ago
PETCO - Middletown, DE (9 miles from Newark, DE)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
3 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (21 miles from Newark, DE)
Saint Francis Veterinary Center of South Jersey - Turnersville, the world's only three-time finalist for AAHA Accredited North American Practice of the Year (2019 first place!) and New Jersey's...
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7 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (21 miles from Newark, DE)
It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing! We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business. Saint Francis Veterinary Center of South...
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10 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Wilmington, DE (12 miles from Newark, DE)
Job Summary We are seeking a Veterinary Technician I for our GEMS: Breed Departmen t located in Wilmington, MA....
30+ days ago
University of Pennsylvania - Kennett Square, PA (17 miles from Newark, DE)
Certified Veterinary Technician or eligible to sit for the VTNE within 1 year of hire. 1-2 years experience as a vet tech. Flexible schedule and ability to multi-task....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Newark, DE
Description: Licensed Veterinary Technician - Sign-on bonus up to $2,000!...
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60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Newark, DE
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

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Assistant

Do you love animals? Have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant? This intensive course will provide the information you need to become a productive member of a veterinary...

Veterinary Office Manager

This Veterinary Assistant Online Certificate course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of veterinary practice and becoming a veterinary assistant working with...

Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Newark, DE

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Newark, DE 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 Newark, DE
  • 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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