Veterinary Technician Jobs in Burbank, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Naperville, IL (18 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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1 day ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Burbank, IL)
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20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (14 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

1 day ago Banfield Pet Hospital
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Burbank, IL)
Job Description: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory...
2 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Burbank, IL)
Ideal Qualifications: Illinois Veterinary Technician Credentialed or eligible One or more years of experience as a Licensed Veterinary Technician in a clinical setting You possess the ability to multitask...
2 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Burbank, IL)
Job Description: VCA Misener-Holley Animal Hospital has opportunities available for experienced Certified Veterinary Technician Supervisor to join our fast-paced, general practice in the Rogers Park...
1 hour ago
Northwestern Memorial HealthCare - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Burbank, IL)
The Anesthesia Technician II reflects the mission, vision, and values of NM, adheres to the organizations Code of Ethics and Corporate Compliance Program, and complies with all relevant policies,...
2 days ago
Coyne Veterinary Services, LTD - Chicago Heights, IL (18 miles from Burbank, IL)
South Suburban Low Cost Veterinary Services seeks experienced Certified Veterinary Technician to join our team!...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Countryside, IL (4 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Northwestern Medicine - Chicago, IL (12 miles from Burbank, IL)
At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schererville, IN (24 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (14 miles from Burbank, IL)
Job Description: Identification Section: Position Title: Veterinary Technician-Nurse Reports to: Lead Veterinary Technician General Summary: Assists DVMs in the care of patients and clients....
1 hour ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Franklin Park, IL (14 miles from Burbank, IL)
This is a working supervisory position which is responsible for the leadership and of the Veterinary Technician Staff....
2 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Skokie, IL (20 miles from Burbank, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Burbank, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Burbank, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Burbank, 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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