Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tallahassee, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Tallahassee, FL
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tallahassee, FL
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
Capital Veterinary Specialists - Tallahassee, FL 32308, FL (3 miles from Tallahassee, FL)
Must have experience in the following areas: proper animal restraint, monitoring anesthesia, recovering patients from surgery, insertion of IV catheters, intubation, perform CPR and care for critically...
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8 days ago Capital Veterinary Specialists
National Veterinary Associates - Tallahassee, FL
catheters, keeping drug carts stocked, keeping ambulatory vehicles stocked and clean, filing lab results in the patient's record, assisting in surgery, assisting/running anesthesia (depending on experience...
14 days ago
Capital Veterinary Specialists - Tallahassee, FL
Must have experience in the following areas: proper animal restraint, monitoring anesthesia, recovering patients from surgery, insertion of IV catheters, intubation, perform CPR and care for critically...
30+ days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tallahassee, FL

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

$27,450

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Tallahassee, 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 Tallahassee, 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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