Veterinary Technician Jobs in Florida

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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Bluepearl - Fort Myers, FL
We are searching for a Veterinary Technician who... Holds a current CCRP certification Has a High School Diploma/GED....
1 day ago
Scripps Research Institute - Jupiter, FL
One to three years, animal care experience can be substituted for a high school diploma/equivalent. Good verbal and written communication skills. Effective interpersonal relation skills....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Casselberry, 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...
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sunrise, FL
Utilize technical skills to the fullest, within state practice acts regarding duties of credentialed veterinary technicians. Mentor other paraprofessionals in the hospital....
2 days ago
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties - Orange Park, FL
Join the largest veterinary dental practice in the world and become part of the family! VDS&OS has 16 locations and 10 veterinarians on staff, yet it is still FAMILY owned and operated. Searching...
Arora - Hollywood, FL
Catheterization Lab Technician Technician Currently recruiting a Catheterization Lab Technician to work in Davie, Florida in a state-of-the-art, regional, multi-specialty hospital bringing...
5 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - South Miami, FL
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
7 hours ago
Bluepearl - Naples, FL
Veterinary Technician Supervisor Naples Florida Description BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital is looking for a Veterinary Technician Supervisor with passion and the ability to help motivate...
1 day ago
University of Miami - Miami, FL
Veterinary Technician assists in managing staff that tend to the health of assigned animals. Specifically, the Sr....
1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Orlando, FL
Job Description Animal Hospital at Vista Lakes is searching for an experienced Veterinary Technician. Come work with a team that supports you and celebrates your wins!...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Altamonte Springs, 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...
Bluepearl - Clearwater, FL
Veterinary Technician - Surgery Clearwater Florida Description BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital i s hiring an exceptional Veterinary Technician to join our Surgery Team ....
1 day ago
Hospital Corporation of America - Oviedo, FL
Oviedo Medical Center provides a full range of healthcare services to east Seminole County and surrounding communities. Services include medical and surgical inpatient units, intensive care,...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Gainesville, 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...
1 day ago
Walt Disney Co. - Lake Buena Vista, FL
Job Summary: The Animal Health Laboratory Technician will provide clinical diagnostic laboratory services to our animal collection at Disney's Animal Kingdom, Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge, The...
2 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Florida

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Florida 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 Florida
  • 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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