Veterinary Technician Jobs in Geneva, 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 - Downers Grove, IL (16 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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23 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Naperville, IL (12 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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23 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Kildeer, IL (21 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Hoffman Estates, IL (21 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Elmhurst, IL (20 miles from Geneva, IL)
What's in it for you? Are you a clinically-trained HT or HTL looking to use your skills in a whole new way? As a Histotechnician at IDEXX, you will be a key contributor at one of the largest...
5 days ago
Animal Care Center of Plainfield - Plainfield, IL (21 miles from Geneva, IL)
Animal Care Center of Plainfield (IL) is searching for the next veterinary professional to join their growing TEAM!...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Darien, IL (20 miles from Geneva, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
PECORARO VETERINARY SERVICES - Carol Stream, IL (10 miles from Geneva, 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...
9 days ago
CORTLAND ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Dekalb, IL (20 miles from Geneva, IL)
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: obtaining patient history, client education, administering injections, placing IV catheters, positioning for radiographs, collecting blood or urine samples...
9 days ago
CORTLAND ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Dekalb, IL 60115, IL (20 miles from Geneva, IL)
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: obtaining patient history, client education, administering injections, placing IV catheters, positioning for radiographs, collecting blood or urine samples...
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10 days ago
Downers Grove Animal Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (16 miles from Geneva, IL)
Part time CERTIFIED or EXPERIENCED (1-3 years) Veterinary Technician needed for busy animal hospital in Downers Grove....
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11 days ago Downers Grove Animal Hospital
Dundee Township Park District - Dundee, IL (16 miles from Geneva, IL)
Petting Zoo Attendant (Part Time) Salary $11.00 Hourly Location IL 60118, IL Job Type Part Time Hourly Limited Department Park Services Job Number 2021_00014 Division Randall Oaks Zoo and Park...
11 days ago
Forest Preserve District Of Kane County - Geneva, IL
Wildlife Technician Wildlife Technician Organization: Forest Preserve District of Kane County [more info] Duties and Responsibilities: The Natural Resource Management Department has a seasonal...
14 days ago
VCA - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Geneva, 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....
14 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Geneva, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Geneva, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Geneva, 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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