Veterinary Technician Jobs in Belmont, MA

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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Boston Animal Hospital - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
The ideal candidate will have 2+ years’ experience in practice, proficient in venipuncture, IV catheter placement, radiology, surgery, anesthesia monitoring, and client education....
Harvard - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
hands-on training in sample collection, animal handling and restraint, ID methods, humane euthanasia techniques, rodent anesthesia, and other relevant techniques as assigned....
5 hours ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Needham Heights, MA (7 miles from Belmont, MA)
We also offer exotic animal care....
8 hours ago
Brigham and Women's Hospital - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
A minimum of 1 year of laboratory animal care experience or BWH Animal Care Certification required....
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Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - Woburn, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital is seeking a full-time **Veterinary Technician**, who has an interest in pursuing their Veterinary Technician Specialty (VTS) certification, to join our Ophthalmology...
5 hours ago
Alliance Animal Health - Newton, MA (2 miles from Belmont, MA)
Qualifications We're looking for: A Veterinary Technician or CVT/LVT/RVT The ideal candidate would have 1 - 2 years experience; however, we will consider new graduates from an AVMA Accredited Program...
6 hours ago
Boston University - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
Demonstrated excellence as an animal care technician will be considered for promotion to this position....
3 days ago
Salem, MA (16 miles from Belmont, MA)
Veterinary Technician Job Description Veterinary technicians will report directly to the head veterinary technician....
19 hours ago
Boston University - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
The Animal Care Technician I ensures quality animal care for all research animals. They maintain proper sanitization of all animal equipment, animal housing and research areas and materials....
19 hours ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Peabody, MA (14 miles from Belmont, MA)
Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team! Why Borash Veterinary Clinic in Peabody, MA? We're focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our doctor...
6 hours ago
VCA Antech - Wakefield, MA (9 miles from Belmont, MA)
Veterinary students and Veterinary Technician or Assistant students in their qualified year of education can apply with VCA Animal Hospitals as part of their formal externship blocks....
4 hours ago
Boston University - Boston, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
Demonstrated excellence as an animal care technician will be considered for promotion to this position....
19 hours ago
Bulger Veterinary Hospital by Ethos Veterinary Health - Lawrence, MA (20 miles from Belmont, MA)
Bulger Veterinary Hospital is looking to hire a full-time Veterinary Technician to join our Emergency and Critical Care Team in Lawrence, Massachusetts....
Ethos Veterinary Health - Lawrence, MA (21 miles from Belmont, MA)
Bulger Veterinary Hospital is a unique General Practice and Specialty Hospital with 24hr Emergency Care 365 days a year. We are looking to hire a Clinical Supervisor that will lead a...
4 days ago
MSPCA/Angell - Jamaica Plain, MA (6 miles from Belmont, MA)
The skills our Oncology Veterinary Technicians/Assistants excel at are phlebotomy, and may be trained to administer chemotherapy using our safe closed system devices to administer chemotherapy treatments...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Belmont, MA

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

$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Belmont, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • 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 Belmont, MA
  • 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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