Veterinary Technician Jobs in Jefferson, 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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Apalachee River Animal Hospital - Dacula, GA (19 miles from Jefferson, GA)
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team of 4 doctors and 20 support staff....
2 days ago
MedTeam Staffing - Bogart, GA (12 miles from Jefferson, GA)
This is a contract job opportunity Position: Animal Care Technician 6055A Location: Bogart GA Projected duration: 12 months Job code: 11676055 Position Summary The Protein Production Unit Technician...
2 days ago
Apalachee River Animal Hospital - Dacula, GA 30019, GA (19 miles from Jefferson, 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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3 days ago Apalachee River Animal Hospital
Agricultural Research Service - Athens, GA (14 miles from Jefferson, GA)
This position is located with the Agricultural Research Service, Field Organization, Southeast Area, Toxicology & Mycotoxin Research Unit in Athens, GA. Applicants must meet all qualifications and...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Flowery Branch, GA (20 miles from Jefferson, GA)
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...
10 days ago
Agricultural Research Service - Athens, GA (14 miles from Jefferson, GA)
This position is located in the United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, US National Poultry Research Center, Quality & Safety Assessment Research Unit with one...
11 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Oakwood, GA (15 miles from Jefferson, GA)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Flowery Branch, GA (20 miles from Jefferson, 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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14 days ago
Jefferson, GA
Job Information Georgia Employer CERTIFIED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN in Jefferson, Georgia Full time or Part time Veterinary Technician....
24 days ago
The University of Georgia - Athens, GA (14 miles from Jefferson, GA)
Classification Title: Animal Care Veterinary/Animal Science Paraprofessional/Professional FLSA: Non-Exempt Job Family: Animal Care FTE: 1.00 Minimum Qualifications: Requires technical knowledge in the...
29 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Buford, GA (24 miles from Jefferson, 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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30+ days ago
University of Georgia - Athens, GA (14 miles from Jefferson, GA)
Posting Details Posting Number S05508P Working Title Registered Veterinary Technician - Neurology Department Vet Med VTH Small Animal Specialty Ser About the University of Georgia The University of...
30+ days ago
University of Georgia - Athens, GA (14 miles from Jefferson, GA)
Posting Details Posting Number S05489P Working Title Registered Veterinary Technician - Oncology Department Vet Med VTH Small Animal Specialty Ser About the University of Georgia The University of Georgia...
30+ days ago
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists - Buford, GA (24 miles from Jefferson, 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...
30+ days ago
Amerivet - Gainesville, GA (20 miles from Jefferson, 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...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Jefferson, GA

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

$31,056

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Jefferson, GA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Jefferson, 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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