Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tucker, 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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Family Pet Hospital - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
We are looking for an upbeat, motivated, self starting individual with experience in the veterinary field. Able to educate clients on their pets and their needs, grow within our company and work...
Family Pet Hospital - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
We are seeking an experienced, self motivated,, faced paced leader to join our team, educate clients, able to perform daily clinic duties proficiently in a fast paced environment. An individual...
Apalachee River Animal Hospital - Dacula, GA (21 miles from Tucker, GA)
Apalachee River Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced veterinary technician to join our team of 4 doctors and 20 support staff....
SoBran, Inc. - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Assist with animal care and husbandry duties. Assist with training according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)....
Tucker, GA
Unique opportunity for a powerhouse, experienced veterinary technician to work in a 1 doctor small animal veterinary dermatology referral practice. Dr....
6 days ago
Jones Bridge Animal Hospital - Johns Creek, GA (16 miles from Tucker, GA)
We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician or assistant who finds joy in building relationships with pets and their humans....
7 days ago
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists - Buford, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
North Georgia Veterinary Specialists has openings for licensed veterinary technicians to join our team....
National Veterinary Associates - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
A Veterinary Technician, or Clinical Veterinary Technician, is responsible for performing routine checkups and other medical procedures on animals to ensure their health and well-being....
8 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Woodstock, GA (22 miles from Tucker, GA)
A Veterinary Technician, or Clinical Veterinary Technician, is responsible for performing routine checkups and other medical procedures on animals to ensure their health and well-being....
9 days ago
SoBran, Inc. - Atlanta, GA (23 miles from Tucker, 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....
Rollins Incorporated - Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Wildlife Service Technician Rollins Inc Atlanta, GA Full Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Are you a motivated problem solver who enjoys consistent and dynamic work? Look no...
10 days ago
All Species 24 Hour Animal Hospital - Duluth, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Show aptitude, comprehension and understanding of medical procedures and animal care/handling....
All Species 24 Hour Animal Hospital - Duluth, GA (12 miles from Tucker, GA)
Show aptitude, comprehension and understanding of medical procedures and animal care/handling....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Smyrna, GA (16 miles from Tucker, GA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
12 days ago
Atlanta, GA (12 miles from Tucker, 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...
12 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tucker, GA

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

$31,291

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Tucker, 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 Tucker, 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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