Veterinary Technician Jobs in Windham, ME

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 - Standish, ME (7 miles from Windham, ME)
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...
2 days ago
IDEXX Distributions, Inc. - Westbrook, ME (7 miles from Windham, ME)
As an *Instrument Technician Team Lead* you will work in a fast-paced, agile, and constantly growing environment supporting the production of Hematology analyzers. Your daily work will consist of...
3 days ago
VCA - Lewiston, ME (23 miles from Windham, ME)
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...
5 days ago
Northern Light Health - Portland, ME (11 miles from Windham, ME)
Job Description Northern Light Pharmacy Department: Pharmacy Fore River Position is located: Mercy Fore River Work Type: PRN FTE : 0.000100 Work Schedule: Variable Summary: Pharmacy Technician II...
5 days ago
Northern Light Health - Portland, ME (11 miles from Windham, ME)
Job Description Northern Light Mercy Hospital Department: Endoscopy Position is located: Mercy State Street Work Type: PRN FTE : 0.000100 Work Schedule: Variable hours, 0700-1900 Summary: The...
5 days ago
Northern Light Health - Portland, ME (11 miles from Windham, ME)
Job Information Northern Light Health Endoscopy Technician in Portland, Maine Job Description Northern Light Mercy Hospital Department: Endoscopy Position is located: Mercy State Street Work Type:...
8 days ago
Bates College - Lewiston, ME (23 miles from Windham, ME)
The Technician also serves as a back-up to the Vivarium Coordinator, maintaining the physical environment of the research animal care facility and performing tasks related to the health and care of...
9 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Westbrook, ME (7 miles from Windham, ME)
As a Senior Engineering Technician, you will perform a variety of manufacturing maintenance tasks in support of producing high quality medical diagnostic products, while maintaining a clean and...
9 days ago
IDEXX Distributions, Inc. - Westbrook, ME (7 miles from Windham, ME)
As a Senior Engineering Technician, you will perform a variety of manufacturing maintenance tasks in support of producing high quality medical diagnostic products, while maintaining a clean and...
30+ days ago
Synerfac - Windham, ME
Animal Care Technician This position participates in a team of technicians responsible for animal husbandry and antibody production activities....
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Lewiston, ME (23 miles from Windham, ME)
Handling and filling of prescription medications Venipuncture IV catheter placement Radiology techniques, including hands-free Anesthetic monitoring Patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting...
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Windham, ME

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$36,025

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Windham, ME offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Windham, ME
  • 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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