Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hinsdale, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
VCA Animal Care Center of Chicago is looking to expand its team with a Credentialed Veterinary Technician....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
2 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
technician or veterinary assistant Be certified in canine rehabilitation or agree to pursue certification (CCRA, CCRVN, CVMRT, CCRP, VTS-Physical Rehabilitation) Be certified in canine massage or agree...
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Duties will include: Anesthesia monitoring experience required. Collecting patient histories. Performing physical exams. Venipuncture/IVC placement....
14 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Job Description: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, 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 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, 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...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Job Description: Job Description: We are seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician to work as integral lead member of our busy Neurology Service....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Western Springs, IL (1 mile from Hinsdale, IL)
Job Description: Boone Animal Hospital is looking for an experienced full time Certified Veterinarian Technician in an established family oriented practice. We are interested in a" team player"....
2 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Skilled in phlebotomy and IV catheter placement in canine and feline patients that are stable or compromised Possess a good overall knowledge of disease processes, medical math, stable anesthesia and...
1 day ago
Northwestern Memorial Healthcare - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Job Information Northwestern Memorial Healthcare Patient Care Technician - CVT Stepdown, Part-time (24 hours), Evenings in Chicago, Illinois three 8 hour shifts per week including some weekends...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Downers Grove, IL (5 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Applicants with current Veterinary Technician credentials are preferred....
1 day ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - Chicago, IL (15 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
technician experience Be able to work well in a fast-paced environment with all personality types Be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs Benefits Why you should choose us Because emergency is all we do...
19 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Burbank, IL (8 miles from Hinsdale, IL)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hinsdale, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Hinsdale, 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 Hinsdale, 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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