Veterinary Technician Jobs in Clearwater, FL

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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Pathway Vet Alliance LLC - Largo, FL (4 miles from Clearwater, FL)
As a Veterinary Technician Supervisor:Demonstrates advanced proficiency as a Veterinary Technician or Advanced Patient Care Associate within their appropriate department and maintains all related skills...
2 days ago
Adventhealth - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Anesthesia Technician Full Time Days Tampa AdventHealth Details Posted: February 19, 2021 Location: Tampa, Florida Salary: Open Discipline: Allied Health Description Anesthesia Tech AdventHealth...
2 days ago
Court Street Animal Hospital - Clearwater, FL
Position is primarily for veterinary technician duties, with an emphasis on a very warm, personable personality....
1 day ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
5 days ago
Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in the Tampa, FL area - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Job responsibilities Complete patient check-ins and treatments, Small Animal Care, Collect laboratory specimens, IV Catheterization, Assist veterinarians with patient examinations and procedures Perform...
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6 days ago Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in  the Tampa, FL  area
Southeastern Grocers - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Certified Licensed Pharmacy TechJob Location US-FL-TAMPAStore Location 0697Requisition ID 2021-84593Address 8424 SHELDON ROADCategory PharmacyPosition Type Hourly Pharmacy TechnicianBanner Fresco...
7 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Veterinary Technicians apply their professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing, and client education....
9 days ago
AdventHealth - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Description Anesthesia Tech AdventHealth Tampa Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613 Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute,...
9 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Palm Harbor, FL (6 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Day & Evening Pet Hospital & Surgical Center is now hiring an amazing Veterinary Technician to join our team!...
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9 days ago
Hospital Corporation of America - Saint Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Cardiac Catherization Technician (Cath Lab Tech) - Resource Pool Please enter your email to start the apply process Email: Cardiac Catherization Technician (Cath Lab Tech) - Resource Pool...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Clearwater, FL
Veterinary Technician - 000315 Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Clearwater, FL
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
13 days ago
PetCo - Pinellas Park, FL (10 miles from Clearwater, FL)
The Veterinary Technician will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
17 days ago
Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Assist the veterinarians and veterinary technicians with all medical procedures during their rotation....
21 days ago
ZooTampa at Lowry Park - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
ZooTampa at Lowry Park is currently seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals interested in learning about the Animal Care field....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Clearwater, FL

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

$31,389

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Clearwater, FL 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 Clearwater, FL
  • 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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