Veterinary Technician Jobs in Clarendon Hills, 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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Downers Grove Animal Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (3 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Part time CERTIFIED or EXPERIENCED (1-3 years) Veterinary Technician needed for busy animal hospital in Downers Grove....
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1 day ago Downers Grove Animal Hospital
Medvet - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
This department is perfect forsomeone who can identifypatientdistress and react accordingly, enjoysassisting with recovery and client follow up and education.What youll do:Assist veterinary technicians...
1 day ago
O'Brien Veterinary Group - Oak Brook, IL (1 mile from Clarendon Hills, IL)
The OBrien Veterinary Group externship program offers a unique range of possibilities, helping veterinary students add to their knowledge and skills with programs that cover various kinds of...
1 day ago
Vetcor - Matteson, IL (23 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Lincolnway Animal Hospital, a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add an experienced Veterinary Technician to our friendly team....
1 day ago
Joliet Junior College - Joliet, IL (22 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Posting Number: ST140196 Position Title: Vet Tech Student Employee Department: Veterinary Medical Technology Division: Academic Affairs Full Time / Part Time? : Part Time Salary Range - Minimum:...
1 day ago
Abbot Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL 60638, IL (9 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Full-time or Part-time Experienced Veterinary Technician or Assistant (Southwest Chicago) Abbot Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time or part-time veterinary technician for a 1-doctor, but rapidly...
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3 days ago
Paws and Feather inc - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Paws and Feathers Veterinary Clinic is a small and exotic animal practice looking for a part/full time Certified Vet Tech to join our team. As a team we wish to educate our clients with our...
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3 days ago
Boulevard Veterinary - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Boulevard Veterinary (Chicago, IL) is seeking Certified Veterinary Technicians or Veterinary Technicians with aspirations to become certified for full time employment in our AAHA accredited practices...
5 days ago
The Royal Treatment Veterinary Center - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
We are currently looking for a veterinary technician (licensed or with a minimum of 2 years experience--) to join our team!...
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6 days ago The Royal Treatment Veterinary Center
Vca - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
7 days ago
Critter Control Operations, Inc. - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
Are you a motivated problem solver who enjoys consistent and dynamic work? Look no further! Who are we? Critter Control Operations and Trutech Wildlife Service specializes in wildlife management...
7 days ago
Glen Ellyn Animal Hospital - Glen Ellyn, IL (6 miles from Clarendon Hills, 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....
8 days ago
Medvet - Chicago, IL (17 miles from Clarendon Hills, IL)
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8 days ago
County Line Animal Hospital - Naperville, IL (9 miles from Clarendon Hills, 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.)...
10 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Elmhurst, IL (6 miles from Clarendon Hills, 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....
10 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Vets and human health professionals both have a responsibility to address the challenge of antimicrobial stewardship. Veterinary nurses, surgeons and pharmacists need the skills to prescribe...

Virtual Work Experience and Exploring the Veterinary Profession

The COVID-19 pandemic means that many potential vet students cannot undertake animal handling work experience.

On this course, youll get insight into the reality of life as a vet so that...

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Clarendon Hills, IL 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 Clarendon Hills, 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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