Veterinary Technician Jobs in Cortez, 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 - St Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Regional Traveling Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care- St....
1 day ago
Manatee County Government - Bradenton, FL (14 miles from Cortez, FL)
General Information Pay Grade: G Manatee County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer Location: 305 25th Street West, Palmetto, FL Hours: Days and weekends/hours vary This classification...
2 days ago
St Petersburg College - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
Maintains inventory of animal care, feeding, and testing supplies; notifies supervisor when inventory levels are low. Weekly 5% 9. Maintains records of operational records and reports....
6 days ago
St. Petersburg College - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
License: Certified Veterinary Technician. Responsibilities: These duties are a representative sample; position assignments may vary. Potential Frequency 1....
6 days ago
Manatee County Government - Palmetto, FL (7 miles from Cortez, FL)
Click " Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology with valid certification as a veterinary technician desired....
8 days ago
Manatee County Government - Palmetto, FL (7 miles from Cortez, FL)
Click " Animal Care Specialist I job description Click (4) Animal Care Specialist: Primarily animal shelter or outdoor field environment....
8 days ago
Veterinary Medical Center at LWR - Bradenton, FL (14 miles from Cortez, FL)
We have openings for experienced veterinary technicians for General Practice and Emergency Medicine. We also have an opening for a Critical Care VTS technician....
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
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...
15 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - St Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
** Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care St. Petersburg, FL We're a talented team of passionate people coming together to make outstanding vet care affordable....
17 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
care Our practice that is growing and we are seeking a Veterinary Technician who enjoys working as part of a team of wonderful technicians/assistants, all of whom we highly leverage at our practice...
24 days ago
HealthTrust Workforce Solutions - Bradenton, FL (14 miles from Cortez, FL)
#CB Job Board: EV Recommended Skills Capacitor Voltage Transformer Continuously Variable Transmission Certified Veterinary Technician Clinical Works Cath Lab Scheduling...
30+ days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Sarasota, FL (13 miles from Cortez, FL)
Veterinary Technician | Full Time | Sarasota, FL at Veterinary Practice Partners Sarasota, FL Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team!...
30+ days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Cortez, FL)
We receive thousands of clinical samples every day from Veterinary Clinics, and we run tests on those samples to help veterinarians identify what might be wrong with someone's pet. As a Sample...
30+ days ago
SOUTHEASTERN GUIDE DOGS INC - Palmetto, FL (7 miles from Cortez, FL)
Our CCTs are the backbone of our operation because they act as the extra eyes, ears, and hands for our Veterinary Technicians and Doctors....
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bradenton, FL (14 miles from Cortez, FL)
Are you a Registered Veterinary Technician looking for sunshine, cool breezes coming off the Gulf of Mexico, miles of beaches with smooth sugar sand that feels so good between your toes?...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Cortez, FL

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

$39,092

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Cortez, FL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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 Cortez, 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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