Veterinary Technician Jobs in Gainesville, 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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Creekside Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA (20 miles from Gainesville, 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,...
2 days ago
Creekside Animal Hospital - Cumming, GA 30041, GA (18 miles from Gainesville, 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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4 days ago
Apalachee River Animal Hospital - Dacula, GA (23 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team of 4 doctors and 20 support staff....
9 days ago
Apalachee River Animal Hospital - Dacula, GA 30019, GA (23 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team of 4 doctors and 20 support staff....
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10 days ago Apalachee River Animal Hospital
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists - Buford, GA (17 miles from Gainesville, GA)
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists has openings for licensed veterinary technicians to join our team....
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12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Flowery Branch, GA (11 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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17 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cumming, GA (20 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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17 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Oakwood, GA (9 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
19 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Flowery Branch, GA (11 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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21 days ago
Jefferson, GA (20 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Job Information Georgia Employer CERTIFIED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN in Jefferson, Georgia Full time or Part time Veterinary Technician....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Buford, GA (18 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

30+ days ago
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists - Buford, GA (18 miles from Gainesville, GA)
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists is actively seeking experienced Specialty Veterinary Technicians, for our Surgery, ER and Dentistry team in our growing, privately-owned hospital located in Buford...
45+ days ago
Amerivet - Gainesville, GA
Position Overview The purpose of this position is to improve the quality patient care by assisting veterinarians with patient care and treatment. Technicians monitor hospitalized pets, maintain...
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cumming, GA (20 miles from Gainesville, GA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

45+ days ago
Winder Corners Animal Clinic - Winder, GA (23 miles from Gainesville, GA)
We are seeking a veterinary technician/assistant for part-time hours including some weekend shifts. We prefer someone with 1-3 years experience in the veterinary field....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Gainesville, GA

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

$34,565

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Gainesville, GA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Gainesville, 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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