Veterinary Technician Jobs in Valrico, 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 - Lakeland, FL (22 miles from Valrico, FL)
Medical background (veterinary technician, human healthcare, pharmaceutical, etc.) with medical terminology training is preferred....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Valrico, FL)
BANFIELD EXTERNSHIP SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE AND FUNCTION The primary purpose and function of the Extern is to 'shadow' the coach veterinary technician or veterinarian in order to observe and take part...
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Valrico, FL)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Regional Traveling Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care- St....
1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Valrico, FL
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Regional Traveling Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care- St....
1 day ago
Land O Lakes, FL (24 miles from Valrico, FL)
We are looking for two experienced veterinary technicians to join our "work family" at the Animal Health Center of Land O' Lakes!...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Valrico, FL)
Position Description Veterinary Technician - Job Description.docx 3 of 3 Last Revised: 05/03/2018 JP EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND/OR TRAINING Veterinary technician certification or licensure required (...
3 days ago
Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, FL)
The IT PC Technician provides end-user support and troubleshooting for office personnel and is responsible for basic systems, network, and phone support. The PC Technician will work with the IT...
3 days ago
Family Vet Group - Lakeland, FL (22 miles from Valrico, FL)
Skills and Basic Qualifications: 1 - 5+ years veterinary technician experience (certification/licensure preferred, but not required) Blood draws and IV catheter placement Anesthetic monitoring Dental...
3 days ago
Bluepearl - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, FL)
Veterinary Technician - Internal Medicine Tampa Florida Credentialed Paraprofessionals Description BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital is seeking a knowledgeable and skilled Veterinary Technician...
6 days ago
HCA - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, FL)
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time At HCA Healthcare, we are all caregivers. Your ability to make a difference with our patients is at the foundation of all that we...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, FL)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Description - External Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than...
10 days ago
Tampa Bay Vets - 5 locations in the Tampa, FL area - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Valrico, 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...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, 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
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brandon, FL (2 miles from Valrico, 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
Aza - Tampa, FL (13 miles from Valrico, FL)
The technician directly operates, works within, and maintains the commissary and associated equipment (with guidance from the Animal Care management team)....
22 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Valrico, FL

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

$31,389

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Valrico, 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 Valrico, 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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