Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sun City Center, 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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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - St Petersburg, FL (12 miles from Sun City Center, 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...
2 days ago
Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in the Tampa, FL area - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Sun City Center, 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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1 day ago Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in  the Tampa, FL  area
VCA - Saint Petersburg, FL (12 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
This is a working supervisory position responsible for the leadership and of the Veterinary Technician Staff.Technical skills that you will be utilizing include: Client education and communication Patient...
21 hours ago
Manatee County Government - Bradenton, FL (21 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
General Information Pay Grade: G Open until filled Salary Range: $32,552.00 - $44,824.00. *While the salary range for this classification is listed to the left, the expected hiring range for this...
2 days ago
Manatee County Government - Bradenton, FL (18 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
General Information Pay Grade: E Location: 305 25th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221 Hours and Days: will vary Working Conditions: Indoor/outdoor environment. High noise environment while performing...
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bradenton, FL (21 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Job Description 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...
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Bradenton, FL (21 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Job Description self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. We offer flexible schedule. Applicants must demonstrate proficiency in all areas of patient care including but...
5 days ago
Petco - Pinellas Park, FL (18 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
The Veterinary Technician will assist the Veterinarian so the services can be administered and thank the pet parent for protecting their pet!...
6 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Saint Petersburg, FL (12 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Petersburg, Florida ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory...
6 days ago
ZooTampa at Lowry Park - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Under the general direction of the Manager/Director, the Event Install Technician is a seasonal position responsible for executing maintenance and event carpentry, painting, and minor support...
8 days ago
Seaworld Parks & Entertainment - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Care and welfare of a variety of species including large and potentially dangerous animals Husbandry training for animal management program procedures and working side by side with the staff vet team...
8 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Position at Eye Care for Animals Tampa Eye Care for Animals in Tampa, Florida has an AMAZING opportunity for a Full-time Veterinary Technician Assistant to join our team!...
9 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (17 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
18 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Job Description Are you a Veterinary Technician that has dreamed of moving to paradise? Have you thought about being somewhere it is summer year around? Do you enjoy working with a fun team?...
20 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Tampa, FL (15 miles from Sun City Center, FL)
Job Description Are you a Veterinary Technician that has dreamed of moving to paradise? Have you thought about being somewhere it is summer year around? Do you enjoy working with a fun team?...
22 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sun City Center, FL

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

$31,389

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Sun City Center, FL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Sun City Center, 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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