Veterinary Technician Jobs in Atlanta, 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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All Species 24 Hour Animal Hospital - Duluth, GA (23 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Show aptitude, comprehension and understanding of medical procedures and animal care/handling....
SoBran, Inc. - Atlanta, GA (11 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Overview: Responsible for activities required for the proper care and maintenance of client’s animal care and use program in the Atlanta, GA area....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Atlanta, GA
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
22 hours ago
All Species 24 Hour Animal Hospital - Duluth, GA (23 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Show aptitude, comprehension and understanding of medical procedures and animal care/handling....
Covetrus - Atlanta, GA
Technical Support Technician (Remote) Covetrus Covetrus is a global animal-health technology and services company dedicated to empowering veterinary practice partners to drive improved health and...
Remote Work
16 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Kennesaw, GA (23 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
22 hours ago
VCA Peachtree Animal Hospital - Chamblee, GA (11 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Skills that will be utilized include, but are not limited to: Compassionate patient care Client education and care Surgical preparation and assisting Anesthesia induction, monitoring, recovery Dentistry...
Rollins - Ellenwood, GA (10 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Are you a motivated problem solver who enjoys consistent and dynamic work? Look no further!Critter Control Operations specializes in wildlife management services for residential and commercial...
5 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Atlanta, GA
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Atlanta, GA (Midtown) **$5000 Sign On Bonus** We're a talented team of passionate people coming together to...
5 days ago
Heska Corporation - Atlanta, GA
Heska is dedicated to quality pet care. Through innovation, invention, and strategic partnerships with worldwide leaders in diagnostics and treatments, Heska provides the benefits of the latest...
5 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Hiram, GA (23 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Veterinary Technician | Full Time | Hiram, GA at Veterinary Practice Partners Hiram, GA Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team! Why Hiram Animal Hospital in Hiram, GA?...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Marietta, GA (16 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Veterinary Assistant Responsibilities: Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration Set up, position, and take digital radiographs Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory...
6 days ago
Moves Mobile Veterinary Specialists - Atlanta, GA
2 years small animal experience (extensive experience with complicated anesthesia cases) Full vaccination for Covid-19
6 days ago
Veterinary Referral Surgical Practice - Roswell, GA (19 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician is needed for established, multi-location, small animal specialty practice on the north side of Atlanta....
Pathway Vet Alliance - Fayetteville, GA (19 miles from Atlanta, GA)
We are looking for a Veterinary Technician, who wants to grow and evolve with us....
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Atlanta, GA

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

$31,291

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Atlanta, GA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • 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 Atlanta, 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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