Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fall River, 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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Warwick, RI (18 miles from Fall River, MA)
We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician/Nurse for a full or part time position. We are a fast-paced animal hospital....
1 day ago
Compassionate Care Veterinary Clinic - Cumberland, RI (22 miles from Fall River, MA)
monitoring (surgical technician) IV catheterization (surgical technician) Surgical preparation (surgical technician) Experience with Cornerstone (preferred but not required) Loves working with all...
Fall River Animal Hospital - Fall River, MA (2 miles from Fall River, MA)
Applicant will also have experience in using in house laboratory instruments, fecal and urinalysis, IV catheter placement, monitoring patients under anesthesia, and sterile surgical prep....
MassRI Veterinary ER - Swansea, MA (6 miles from Fall River, MA)
We are seeking a full time veterinary technician with flexible hours to fill a swing shift (these shifts start at 3p and after). Some emergency experience is preferred....
Aza - New Bedford, MA (11 miles from Fall River, MA)
Buttonwood Park Zoo Veterinary Technician This position works under the direction of the Zoo Veterinarian and assists the Veterinarian in treating animals and providing animal care....
18 days ago
Brown University - Providence, RI (16 miles from Fall River, MA)
Animal Care Technicians clean, feed and water research animals housed in the Center for Animal Resources and Education (CARE)....
29 days ago
Providence, RI (16 miles from Fall River, MA)
Skills for Rhode Islands Future is recruiting candidates for Brown University. Please read more about Skills for Rhode Islands Future at the end of this job description. COMPANY NAME : Brown...
30+ days ago
PetCo - Smithfield, RI (24 miles from Fall River, MA)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
45+ days ago
PetCo - Mansfield, MA (20 miles from Fall River, MA)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - East Providence, RI (14 miles from Fall River, MA)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - West Bridgewater, MA (20 miles from Fall River, MA)
New England Animal Medical Center is currently seeking a veterinary technician experienced in a surgical setting for a full-time position....
60+ days ago
PetCo - South Attleboro, MA (17 miles from Fall River, MA)
Position Overview As an Operations Specialist in Animal Care, your role will be to ensure that proper animal care and husbandry is being provided for all companion animals and aquatic life in the Pet...
60+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Cumberland, RI (22 miles from Fall River, MA)
Busy small animal practice in Northern Rhode Island is seeking a motivated, compassionate Certified Veterinary Technician with excellent communication skills to join our team for a part time or full...
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fall River, MA

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$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Fall River, 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 Fall River, 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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