Veterinary Technician Jobs in North Grafton, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - West Brookfield, MA (24 miles from North Grafton, MA)
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
Healthy Paws Vet Center - Westborough, MA (4 miles from North Grafton, MA)
Duties include but are not limited to: animal restraint, giving SQ, IM & IV injections, drawing blood, taking radiographs, placing IV catheters, monitoring surgical patients, maintaining organization...
2 days ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (1 mile from North Grafton, MA)
Technician Preferred qualifications include experience in a specialty veterinary practice, strong computer background and experience in related veterinary technician disciplines....
2 days ago
Animal Hospital of Putnam - Putnam, CT (24 miles from North Grafton, MA)
Seeking a Veterinary Technician with at least 2 years experience, for an expanding 3 doctor hospital....
1 day ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (1 mile from North Grafton, MA)
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician Exotic animal handling skills desirable....
2 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Natick, MA (17 miles from North Grafton, MA)
Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty located in Natick, MA, has a Full -Time opening for a highly motivated and experienced Overnight Veterinary Technician to join our team. $1000 sign on...
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Natick, MA (17 miles from North Grafton, 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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10 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Uxbridge, MA (11 miles from North Grafton, MA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Full Time Veterinary Technician to join our team....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sterling, MA (15 miles from North Grafton, MA)
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
VCA Antech, Inc. - Worcester, MA (6 miles from North Grafton, MA)
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
Petco - Smithfield, RI (23 miles from North Grafton, 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...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Auburn, MA (8 miles from North Grafton, MA)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Part Time Veterinary Technician to join our team....
2 days ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (1 mile from North Grafton, 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...
22 hours ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA (1 mile from North Grafton, MA)
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician....
22 hours ago
University of Massachusetts Medical School - Worcester, MA (6 miles from North Grafton, 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...
10 hours ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in North Grafton, MA

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

$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in North Grafton, 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 North Grafton, 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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