Veterinary Technician Jobs in Plymouth, 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. - Hanson, MA (17 miles from Plymouth, MA)
monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Patient recovery Dentistry Compassionate care for our hospital patients Why You Should Consider Us At VCA, your passion for medicine and compassion for...
3 days ago
Canine Company - Bridgewater, MA (18 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Canine Company, a family owned business providing at-home pet solutions in the Northeast US, is seeking Field Technicians to work installing, troubleshooting electronics and promoting the...
5 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Osterville, MA (20 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plymouth, MA
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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9 days ago
EAST BRIDGEWATER VETERINARY HOSPITAL - East Bridgewater, MA (19 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Client education and communication are key, as our team members play an integral role in these areas with our clients....
18 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Hanson, MA (17 miles from Plymouth, MA)
This is a working supervisory position which is responsible for the leadership of the Veterinary Technician Staff....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Brockton, MA (24 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Duties Include: Client education Patient restraint Vaccination Venipuncture Anesthesia monitoring Dental prophylaxis General housekeeping At VCA North Main Street Veterinary Clinic, you can be the Veterinary...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Hanson, MA (17 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Whether you are an experienced Veterinary technician looking for the next step in your career or a new graduate seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you....
60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Hanover, MA (20 miles from Plymouth, MA)
At VCA Roberts Animal Hospital, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Hanson, MA (17 miles from Plymouth, MA)
VCA Hanson Animal Hospital in Hanson, Ma. is seeking a Experienced Veterinary Technician/Assistant to join our one-of-a-kind 7-doctor GP & Exotic practice!...
90+ days ago
Trupanion, Inc - Hyannis, MA (23 miles from Plymouth, MA)
Territory Partner Associate - Cape Cod & Rhode Island Job Description We are looking for a driven, reliable, extremely organized, pet passionate individual with a minimum of 5 years experience in...
90+ days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Assistant

Do you love animals? Have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant? This intensive course will provide the information you need to become a productive member of a veterinary...

Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...

Veterinary Medical Terminology

To work in the veterinary field, you need to understand the medical language unique to the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of animals. This online course will teach you the definition and...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Plymouth, MA

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Plymouth, 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 Plymouth, 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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