Veterinary Technician Jobs in Alpharetta, GA

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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Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Woodstock, GA 30189, GA (16 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Georgia, or have an active...
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2 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Woodstock, GA (8 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Georgia, or have an active...
1 day ago
Stone Mountain, GA (24 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Job Information Georgia Employer VETERINARY TECHNICIAN (VET TECH) in Stone Mountain, Georgia Providing general nursing care Examining animals and checking vitals in preparation for the Veterinarian...
1 day ago
Suwanee Animal Hospital - Suwanee, GA (12 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Job description includes exam room duties, laboratory duties, surgery prep, anesthesia monitoring, IV catheter placement, client contact, telephone skills and computer usage....
4 days ago
Big Creek Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA (12 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Proven experience in: Demonstrating knowledge of veterinary practices, procedures, and terminology; Appropriately handling and restraining animals; Reading medical charts and record procedures and...
4 days ago
Town Center Animal Clinic - Suwanee, GA (12 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Ability to place IV catheters and draw blood samples, perform dental cleanings, run lab tests, and take radiographs preferred. Applicants must be at least 18 years old....
5 days ago
Big Creek Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA (8 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Seeking to hire for Full Time/Part Time Positions. Candidate must have a reliable form of transportation, and a great worth ethic. We strive for qulaity veterinary care for all of our patients...
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5 days ago Big Creek Animal Hospital
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists - Buford, GA (15 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists has openings for licensed veterinary technicians to join our team....
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6 days ago
Pine Mountain Veterinary - Kennesaw, GA (18 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Are you a skilled technician looking for something new? We are looking for someone who not only can do the technical skills but thrives on individual and group work; making decisions and...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norcross, GA (14 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Decatur, GA (24 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Creekside Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA (12 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Creekside Animal Hospital Come join a team of professionals who truly care for our patients and their people! Creekside Animal Hospital is a growing small animal and exotic practice in Cumming,...
9 days ago
Creekside Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA (12 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Creekside Animal Hospital Come join a team of professionals who truly care for our patients and their people! Creekside Animal Hospital is a growing small animal and exotic practice in Cumming,...
10 days ago
Creekside Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA 30041, GA (11 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Creekside Animal Hospital Come join a team of professionals who truly care for our patients and their people! Creekside Animal Hospital is a growing small animal and exotic practice in Cumming,...
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12 days ago
Veterinary Referral Surgical Practice - Roswell, GA (7 miles from Alpharetta, GA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician is needed for established, multi-location, small animal specialty practice on the north side of Atlanta....
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13 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Alpharetta, GA

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

$31,291

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Alpharetta, GA 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 Alpharetta, GA
  • 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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