Veterinary Technician Jobs in Aurora, IL

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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County Line Animal Hospital - Naperville, IL 60565, IL (8 miles from Aurora, IL)
Skills need to include all aspects of anesthesia prep and monitoring, IV catheters and blood draws, dental prophylaxis, client education, basic tech skills (NTs, AGs, treatment administration, etc.)...
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2 days ago County Line Animal Hospital
Glen Ellyn Animal Hospital - Glen Ellyn, IL (11 miles from Aurora, IL)
The primary job for a veterinary technician is to exceed our clients expectations with exceptional patient care. The technician is the veterinarians primary support....
2 days ago
County Line Animal Hospital - Naperville, IL (6 miles from Aurora, IL)
Skills need to include all aspects of anesthesia prep and monitoring, IV catheters and blood draws, dental prophylaxis, client education, basic tech skills (NTs, AGs, treatment administration, etc.)...
4 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Elmhurst, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
4 days ago
Carol Stream, IL (10 miles from Aurora, IL)
Dog Waste Removal Tech compensation: $14.00/hr QR Code Link to This Post We are a dog waste removal company servicing residential and commercial clients in the greater Chicagoland area. As a waste...
7 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Elmhurst, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
8 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Elmhurst, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
8 days ago
Downers Grove Animal Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (12 miles from Aurora, IL)
Part time CERTIFIED or EXPERIENCED (1-3 years) Veterinary Technician needed for busy animal hospital in Downers Grove....
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9 days ago Downers Grove Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Joliet, IL (17 miles from Aurora, IL)
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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13 days ago
County Line Animal Hospital - Naperville, IL (6 miles from Aurora, IL)
Skills need to include all aspects of anesthesia prep and monitoring, IV catheters and blood draws, dental prophylaxis, client education, basic tech skills (NTs, AGs, treatment administration, etc.)...
16 days ago
Partners And Paws Veterinary Servic - Lisle, IL (9 miles from Aurora, IL)
Duties include: *Care of hospitalized and outpatient patients *IV catheter placement, venipuncture *Using digital radiology *Use of in-house laboratory machines *Preparing patients for surgery and procedures...
19 days ago
PECORARO VETERINARY SERVICES - Carol Stream, IL (10 miles from Aurora, IL)
Drawing blood IV catheter placement Nursing care Lab procedures Radiology Anesthesia induction Dentistry Client education We love veterinary technicians who are self-motivated team players who communicate...
23 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oswego, IL (9 miles from Aurora, IL)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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29 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Naperville, IL (6 miles from Aurora, IL)
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...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schaumburg, IL (19 miles from Aurora, IL)
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

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Aurora, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Aurora, IL 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 Aurora, IL
  • 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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