Veterinary Technician Jobs in Holliston, 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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Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA (22 miles from Holliston, MA)
Follows policies and procedures for fulfilling animals' nutritional health and environmental requirements as directed under the supervision of the Lead Animal Care Technician....
7 hours ago
Mass. Eye and Ear (MEE) - Boston, MA (22 miles from Holliston, MA)
Job Description: Summary Performs routine duties to assist the professional nursing and medical staff. Assists Anesthesiologist by setting-up equipment and preparing medications. Orders, stocks,...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Boston, MA (22 miles from Holliston, MA)
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...
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Natick, MA (7 miles from Holliston, MA)
Natick Animal Clinic has an amazing opportunity for a Full-Time Veterinary Technician to join their team. $2,000 SIGN-ON BONUS!!!...
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1 day ago
Charles River Laboratories - Shrewsbury, MA (15 miles from Holliston, MA)
Job Information Charles River Laboratories Veterinary Technician 1 in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Veterinary Technician 1 Req ID #: 99051 Location: Shrewsbury, MA, US, 01545 For 70 years, Charles River...
8 hours ago
Petco - Smithfield, RI (20 miles from Holliston, MA)
C ome work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified...
2 days ago
Lexington Veterinary Associates - Lexington, MA (19 miles from Holliston, MA)
Lexington Veterinary Associates is looking for a full time veterinary technician to join our team!...
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2 days ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (12 miles from Holliston, MA)
This position qualifies for a $2,000 sign on bonus following successful completion of 6 months of employment for newly hired employees. The Small Animal Surgery Section provides high quality...
1 day ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (12 miles from Holliston, MA)
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician....
1 day ago
University of Massachusetts Medical School - Worcester, MA (19 miles from Holliston, MA)
Overview GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION: Under the direction of the Manager, Animal Care & Facilities or designee, the Animal Care Facilities Supervisor assists with the management of the physical animal...
1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Cumberland, RI (16 miles from Holliston, MA)
Job Description 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...
14 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Boston, MA (22 miles from Holliston, MA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (12 miles from Holliston, MA)
Technician Preferred qualifications include experience in a specialty veterinary practice, strong computer background and experience in related veterinary technician disciplines....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Auburn, MA (20 miles from Holliston, MA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Part Time Veterinary Technician to join our team....
3 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Woburn, MA (24 miles from Holliston, MA)
Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, located in Woburn, MA, is looking for a full-time Veterinary Technician for our Surgery department....
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Holliston, MA

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

$40,170

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Holliston, MA 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 Holliston, 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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