Veterinary Technician Jobs in Winfield, 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 (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Naperville, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Job Description: Job Description: We are seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician to work as integral lead member of our busy Neurology Service....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Winfield, IL)
Job Description: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Chicago, IL (23 miles from Winfield, 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...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Western Springs, IL (13 miles from Winfield, 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"....
20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Burbank, IL (21 miles from Winfield, 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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20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Countryside, IL (16 miles from Winfield, IL)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Job Description: We are seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician or experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our busy Neurology Service....
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
Client education & reviewing patient discharge instructions. Working collaboratively with team members of all hospital services....
1 day ago
VCA - Aurora, IL (7 miles from Winfield, IL)
VCA Animal Hospitals operates more than 1,000 small animal veterinary hospitals in the U.S., Canada and Japan. The hospitals are staffed by more than 4,500 fully qualified, dedicated and...
13 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Schaumburg, IL (11 miles from Winfield, IL)
Technician Certification or Licensure A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Technician Vet Techs may have just a single job title, but in fact they fill many important roles as they move throughout...
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1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Westmont, IL (11 miles from Winfield, IL)
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20 hours ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Winfield, IL

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

$36,956

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Winfield, 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 Winfield, 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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