Veterinary Technician Jobs in Naperville, 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 - Evergreen Park, IL (22 miles from Naperville, IL)
Veterinary Technicians are at the heart of every practice....
1 day ago
Vca - Western Springs, IL (12 miles from Naperville, 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....
6 hours ago
Vca - Aurora, IL (6 miles from Naperville, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
4 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Countryside, IL (14 miles from Naperville, IL)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 days ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Brookfield Zoo - Brookfield, IL (15 miles from Naperville, IL)
Since the opening of Brookfield Zoo in 1934, the Society has had an international reputation for cutting-edge animal care and wildlife conservation that continues today....
5 hours ago
Downers Grove Animal Hospital - Downers Grove, IL (6 miles from Naperville, IL)
Part time CERTIFIED or EXPERIENCED (1-3 years) Veterinary Technician needed for busy animal hospital in Downers Grove....
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4 days ago Downers Grove Animal Hospital
O'Brien Veterinary Group - Oak Brook, IL (10 miles from Naperville, IL)
The OBrien Veterinary Group externship program offers a unique range of possibilities, helping veterinary students add to their knowledge and skills with programs that cover various kinds of...
4 days ago
Joliet Junior College - Joliet, IL (16 miles from Naperville, IL)
Posting Number: ST140196 Position Title: Vet Tech Student Employee Department: Veterinary Medical Technology Division: Academic Affairs Full Time / Part Time? : Part Time Salary Range - Minimum:...
4 days ago
Vca - Downers Grove, IL (6 miles from Naperville, IL)
Applicants with current Veterinary Technician credentials are preferred but not required....
4 days ago
Abbot Animal Hospital - Chicago, IL 60638, IL (18 miles from Naperville, IL)
Full-time or Part-time Experienced Veterinary Technician or Assistant (Southwest Chicago) Abbot Animal Hospital is seeking a full-time or part-time veterinary technician for a 1-doctor, but rapidly...
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6 days ago
Glen Ellyn Animal Hospital - Glen Ellyn, IL (7 miles from Naperville, IL)
The primary job for a veterinary technician is to exceed our clients expectations with exceptional patient care. The technician is the veterinarians primary support....
11 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Elmhurst, IL (12 miles from Naperville, IL)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
13 days ago
Carol Stream, IL (9 miles from Naperville, IL)
Dog Waste Removal Tech compensation: $14.00/hr QR Code Link to This Post We are a dog waste removal company servicing residential and commercial clients in the greater Chicagoland area. As a waste...
16 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Elmhurst, IL (12 miles from Naperville, IL)
It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would be a plus....
17 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Joliet, IL (16 miles from Naperville, 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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22 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Naperville, IL

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

$36,956

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Naperville, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Naperville, 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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