Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fox River Grove, 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 - Vernon Hills, IL (13 miles from Fox River Grove, 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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2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Woodstock, IL (15 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
1 day ago
Lakeland Animal Hospital - McHenry, IL (11 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
FT/PT Part and/or full time experienced veterinary technician. We are a busy, four doctor AAHA practice in McHenry,IL....
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13 hours ago Lakeland Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schaumburg, IL (13 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Technician Certification or Licensure A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Technician Vet Techs may have just a single job title, but in fact they fill many important roles as they move throughout...
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2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Franklin Park, IL (24 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
This is a working supervisory position which is responsible for the leadership and of the Veterinary Technician Staff....
2 days ago
Skycrest Animal Clinic - Lake Zurich, IL (9 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Skycrest Animal Clinic, a small animal practice located in Long Grove, IL is seeking a veterinary technician with at least 2 years of technical experience to join our very friendly, team-oriented 7...
4 days ago
Veterinary Specialty Center - Buffalo Grove, IL (13 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Benefits: Generous Salary Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) mentorship and sponsorship program Multiple Free CE Opportunities and CE Allowance Ownership Thinking Bonuses Employee Volunteer Program...
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4 days ago Veterinary Specialty Center
Skycrest Animal Clinic - Lake Zurich, IL 60047, IL (9 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Skycrest Animal Clinic, a small animal practice located in Long Grove, IL is seeking a veterinary technician with at least 2 years of technical experience to join our very friendly, team-oriented 7...
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lake Zurich, IL (9 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) CB Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Kildeer, IL (4 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Hoffman Estates, IL (4 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schaumburg, IL (13 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wonder Lake, IL (15 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Animal Medical Center of Crystal Lake - Crystal Lake, IL 60014, IL (5 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
Animal Medical Center of Crystal Lake, IL, (AAHA-accredited hospital), has immediate openings for full-time or part-time licensed veterinary technicians and experienced veterinary assistants....
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6 days ago Animal Medical Center of Crystal Lake
The Animal Hospital Of Gurnee PC - Wadsworth, IL (22 miles from Fox River Grove, IL)
We are seeking a full-time, hardworking, motivated individual to join our busy practice. Applicants with experience are preferred! Daily tasks will include, but are not limited to, daily...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fox River Grove, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Fox River Grove, 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Fox River Grove, 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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