Veterinary Technician Jobs in Godfrey, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Collinsville, IL (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Job Description $500 Sign on Bonus for experienced Veterinary Technician Job description Northgate Small Animal Hospital, located in Collinsville IL, is a well-established, full-service hospital providing...
19 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (13 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (13 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (13 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Florissant, MO (12 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brentwood, MO (24 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
Cross Keys Animal Clinic - Florissant, MO (11 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Registered Veterinary Technicians in Missouri are preferred, not necessarily required....
Barnes-Jewish Hospital (St. Louis) - Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Anesthesia Technician I Information About this Position Company and Job Overview Barnes-Jewish Hospital is the St. Louis region's top adult hospital. Formed from the merger of the former Barnes...
8 days ago
Hawthorne Animal Hospital - Glen Carbon, IL (20 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Hawthorne Animal Hospital is looking for new graduate and experienced veterinary technicians to work in Glen Carbon, Illinois at our 24/7 practice near St. Louis, Missouri....
Animal Medical Center of Mid America - Saint Louis, MO (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
This individual should: have experience with small animal care (restraint and handling), have experience with common veterinary procedures such as: IV Catheterization, Anesthesia Monitoring, Surgical...
Animal Medical Center of Mid America - Saint Louis, MO (23 miles from Godfrey, IL)
This individual should: have experience with small animal care (restraint and handling), have experience with common veterinary procedures such as: IV Catheterization, Anesthesia Monitoring, Surgical...
Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Come and join us as an Animal Care Technician - we have an exciting future ahead! Is this you? We are seeking an Animal Care Technician to join our dynamic team!...
16 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Alton, IL (5 miles from Godfrey, IL)
as directed by a DVM (to include placing IV Catheters, phlebotomy, Injections, Anesthesia Induction and Monitoring, etc)....
17 days ago
Spectrum Brands Inc. - Bridgeton, MO (16 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Division Information The Pet Care business unit of Spectrum Brands is based in St. Louis, Missouri with distribution, manufacturing and sales offices throughout the US and globe. Owners of dogs,...
23 days ago
Christian Hospital - Saint Louis, MO (22 miles from Godfrey, IL)
Anesthesia Technician I Job Listing at Christian Hospital in St. Louis, MO (Job ID 24883) Search for More Jobs Get alerts for jobs like this Get jobs like this tweeted to you Company: Christian...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Godfrey, IL

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

$33,418

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Godfrey, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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 Godfrey, 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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