Veterinary Technician Jobs in Riverview, 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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Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
Animal Care / Kennel Staff needed for a fast-paced pet boarding/daycare kennel in Tampa. Duties will include cleaning kennels, walking and feeding dogs....
3 days ago
Moffitt Cancer Center - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
Position Highlights: The anesthesia technician maintains and prepares supplies and equipment for use by anesthesia personnel in Operative Services. # The Ideal Candidate High school diploma or...
4 days ago
PETCO - Pinellas Park, FL (23 miles from Riverview, FL)
The Veterinary Technician will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
5 days ago
Westchase Veterinary Center - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
Veterinary Technicians apply their professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing, and client education....
7 days ago
Bluepearl - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
for an exceptional Veterinary Technician to join our Oncology department....
9 days ago
Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in the Tampa, FL area - Tampa, FL (20 miles from Riverview, 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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10 days ago Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in  the Tampa, FL  area
Westchase Veterinary Center - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
Veterinary Technicians apply their professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient nursing, and client education....
10 days ago
Central Animal Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Riverview, FL)
technician: Direct/assist technicians and assistants in their performance of technical and client education duties Oversee/perform OTC, flea/tick/heartworm/therapeutic dietary sales both in-house and...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - St Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Riverview, FL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (6 miles from Riverview, FL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - St Petersburg, FL (20 miles from Riverview, FL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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17 days ago
Bluepearl - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Riverview, FL)
an exceptional Veterinary Technician to join our Dermatology team....
24 days ago
Spectrum Brands - Riverview, FL
Division Information The Pet Care business unit of Spectrum Brands is based in St. Louis, Missouri with distribution, manufacturing and sales offices throughout the US and globe. Owners of dogs,...
26 days ago
Morgan Animal Hospital - Brandon, FL (6 miles from Riverview, FL)
Experienced veterinary technician with at least 2 years experience. Need dependable worker....
26 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Riverview, FL

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

$31,389

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Riverview, FL 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 Riverview, 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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