Veterinary Technician Jobs in Medford, 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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Pathway Vet Alliance - Medford, MA
Position at Looby Veterinary Group Looby Veterinary Group is looking for an AMAZING Veterinary Technician to join their team. $5000 sign on bonus!...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Holliston, MA (21 miles from Medford, 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
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
Job Description: Qualifications High school diploma or equivalency degree preferred. Experience in a laboratory animal facility preferred. SKILLS / ABILITIES / COMPETENCIES REQUIRED Proficient in...
10 hours ago
System One - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
care facility Exp. with care of Animals (mice and rates) Minimal animal handling Joule, a System One division is a leader in specialized workforce solutions and integrated services....
1 day ago
Care.com - South Boston, MA (6 miles from Medford, MA)
Hello - I am looking for a vet tech or vet and of course dog lover to stay at my home for 4 nights to stay with my 15-year-old Havanese. She is generally healthy, but too old to stay anywhere but...
16 hours ago
Abveris, Inc. - Canton, MA (15 miles from Medford, MA)
We are seeking an experienced Animal Care Technician to join our vivarium as we grow into a world-class facility....
2 days ago
Mass General Brigham - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
Capable of working independently and as a team member with fellow veterinary staff and/or animal care staff....
2 days ago
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
A minimum of 1 year of laboratory animal care experience or BWH Animal Care Certification required....
10 hours ago
Mass. Eye and Ear (MEE) - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
Job Description: Role Functions Follows policies and procedures for fulfilling animals' nutritional health and environmental requirements as directed under the supervision of the Lead Animal Care Technician...
10 hours ago
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
Job Description: PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The following duties are performed regularly with minimal supervision: Perform and train employees on the duties and responsibilities of...
10 hours ago
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
PREFERRED: at least one year of animal care experience. Job #20316 A work week that includes Saturdays and Sundays will be required....
1 day ago
Mass. Eye and Ear (MEE) - Boston, MA (4 miles from Medford, MA)
Job Description: Role Functions Follows policies and procedures for fulfilling animals' nutritional health and environmental requirements as directed under the supervision of the Lead Animal Care Technician...
10 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Framingham, MA (17 miles from Medford, 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...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Newton, MA (4 miles from Medford, 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...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Stoneham, MA (4 miles from Medford, 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...
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Medford, MA

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

$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Medford, 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 Medford, 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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