Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commerce Township, MI

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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National Veterinary Associates - Clarkston, MI (10 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
We are looking for an experienced part-time or full-time veterinary technician with a passion for client education and bettering the lives of pets....
1 day ago
Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital - Commerce Township, MI
Come join our amazing fun talented team at our AAHA accredited veterinary hospital! Our office is located in beautiful Commerce Twp, MI which is surrounded by beautiful lakes and parks! Our...
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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Southfield, MI (12 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Trinity Health - Livonia, MI (16 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
catheters (not to include regulating drip rate of infusion) Competency based point of care testing such as blood glucose Records patient information and required data in appropriate areas in order...
5 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - White Lake, MI (5 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
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...
9 days ago
All About Animals Rescue - Warren, MI (24 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Veterinary Technician/Assistant wanted for our Warren Spay and Neuter clinic -Wellness center....
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10 days ago All About Animals Rescue
Medvet - Commerce Township, MI
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10 days ago
Healthy Paws Veterinary Medical Center - Westland, MI (18 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Beautiful, rapidly growing, state of the art facility in Westland seeking Licensed Veterinary Technician, or experienced Veterinary Assistant....
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12 days ago
Trinity Health - Livonia, MI (16 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
catheters Competency based point of care testing such as blood glucose Records patient information and required data in appropriate areas in order to meet documentation and charging requirements....
12 days ago
Dmc Huron Valley Sinai Hospital - Commerce Township, MI
Endoscopy Technician Commerce, MI PRN Days Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital DMC Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab. By using this...
13 days ago
Beaumont Health System - Royal Oak, MI (19 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Job Information Beaumont Health System Anesthesia Tech in Royal Oak, Michigan div divdivbGENERAL SUMMARY: /bThe Anesthesia Technician assists the CRNA and Anesthesiologist in the preparation of...
16 days ago
Michigan Humane Society - Rochester, MI (20 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Under the supervision of the Veterinarian or Technician, assist with anesthesia, monitoring and pre- and post-op care of surgical patients....
17 days ago
Beaumont Health System - Wayne, MI (22 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Job Information Beaumont Health System Anesthesia Tech in Wayne, Michigan div bGENERAL SUMMARY: /bThe Anesthesia Technician assists the CRNA and Anesthesiologist in thepreparation of anesthetizing...
22 days ago
Michigan Humane Society - Westland, MI (18 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Are you looking for a career making a difference in the lives of animals everyday? Have you always wanted to work with animals? Be part of an organization whose culture is centered around...
25 days ago
Michigan Humane Society - Rochester, MI (20 miles from Commerce Township, MI)
Are you looking for a career making a difference in the lives of animals everyday? Have you always wanted to work with animals? Be part of an organization whose culture is centered around...
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Commerce Township, MI

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commerce Township, MI

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Commerce Township, MI as reported by the BLS.

$37,024

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Commerce Township, MI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Commerce Township, MI
  • 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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