Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sun City, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Sarasota, FL (23 miles from Sun City, FL)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sarasota, FL (23 miles from Sun City, FL)
A few of our requirements for a Credentialed Vet Tech include; At least 1 year of experience in a hospital setting ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sarasota, FL (23 miles from Sun City, FL)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Saint Petersburg, FL (11 miles from Sun City, FL)
Job Description: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - St Petersburg, FL (11 miles from Sun City, 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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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Seminole, FL (22 miles from Sun City, 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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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (21 miles from Sun City, 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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3 days ago
ZooTampa at Lowry Park - Tampa, FL (18 miles from Sun City, FL)
Under the supervision of the Director of Animal Health, the Veterinary Technician III performs skilled veterinary technician duties related to the medical care of a variety of animals within the zoological...
3 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - St Petersburg, FL (11 miles from Sun City, 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...
4 days ago
Central Animal Hospital - Saint Petersburg, FL (11 miles from Sun City, 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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (21 miles from Sun City, FL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
Adventhealth - Tampa, FL (18 miles from Sun City, 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...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sarasota, FL (23 miles from Sun City, 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...
9 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - St Petersburg, FL (11 miles from Sun City, 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...
10 days ago
Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in the Tampa, FL area - Tampa, FL (23 miles from Sun City, 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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12 days ago Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in  the Tampa, FL  area

Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...


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Veterinary Medical Terminology

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sun City, FL

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Sun City, 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, FL 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 Sun City, 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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