Veterinary Technician Jobs in Midlothian, 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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Aza - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Work directly with Animal Health, as directed, to provide optimal animal care....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Start your Banfield Career as a Veterinary Technician Learn more about the impact you can make as part of a Banfield hospital team and see how we support the wellness of our people and profession....
Abbot Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Full-time or Part-time Veterinary Technician or Assistant (Southwest Chicago) Abbot Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time or part-time veterinary technician or assistant for a 1-doctor, but rapidly...
Downers Grove Animal Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Part time CERTIFIED or EXPERIENCED (1-3 years) Veterinary Technician needed for busy animal hospital in Downers Grove....
VCA Antech, Inc. - Franklin Park, IL (21 miles from Midlothian, 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...
5 days ago
Loyola University Chicago - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Midlothian, IL)
LEAD LAB ANIMAL CARE TECH Position Number 8150310 Job Category University Staff Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Non-Exempt Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus Department Name COMPARATIVE MEDICINE Location...
5 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Elmhurst, IL (20 miles from Midlothian, IL)
What You Will Need to Succeed: Certification/licensing is not required to work in our lab, but if you are a Veterinary Technician or Medical Laboratory Technician, this experience and education would...
5 days ago
Paws and Feather inc - Chicago, IL (21 miles from Midlothian, 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...
Beverly Hills Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL (5 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Looking for a full time certified veterinary technician with good client communication skills. Must have labaoratory,surgical prep, anesthesia monitoring and surgical assistance skills....
National Veterinary Associates - Orland Park, IL (5 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Technicians Comprehensive Health Benefits including Medical, Dental, and Vision Short/Long Term Disability 401k Continuing Education Paid Vacation and Holidays Employee Pet Discounts To learn more...
6 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Are you interested in advancing your career while working alongside a board certified Neurologist?! If you are, VCA Arboretum View Animal Hospital has opportunities available for you to join our...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Veterinary Technician Responsibilities: Perform venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration Set up, position, and take digital radiographs Collect, set up, and interpret in-house laboratory...
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - River Forest, IL (18 miles from Midlothian, IL)
We are looking for Credentialed Veterinary Technicians and Non Credentialed Veterinary Technicians!...
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Orland Park, IL (5 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Midwest Animal Hospital seeks experienced Certified Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant to join our team!...
6 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Lemont, IL (13 miles from Midlothian, IL)
Veterinary Technician | Full-time | Lemont, IL at Veterinary Practice Partners Lemont, IL Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team! Experience with exotics is plus!...
6 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Practice
Learn how to improve antimicrobial stewardship as a veterinary nurse or surgeon

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Virtual Work Experience and Exploring the Veterinary Profession
Get virtual vet work experience before embarking on a veterinary degree

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


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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Midlothian, IL

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Midlothian, 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 Midlothian, 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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