Veterinary Technician Jobs in Howell, 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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Commerce Village Veterinary Hospital - Commerce Township, MI (20 miles from Howell, 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...
Trinity Health - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
catheters (not to include regulating drip rate of infusion) Competency based point of care testing such as blood glucose 5....
5 hours ago
Affordable Vet Services - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
We are a fast paced 4-doctor small animal practice, looking for an LVT to join our team. Our ideal candidate is motivated, has good communication skills, hardworking, and can multitask. Full time...
Emergency Veterinary Hospital - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
Experienced veterinary technicians or new graduates are welcome. Come grow your skills in, and experience, a work environment where mentorship is our standard....
Westarbor Animal Hospital - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
Licensed Veterinary Technicians are fully utilized and have many responsibilities therefore must be licensed....
4 days ago
Trinity Health - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
as: Collects and sends specimens including blood and blood cultures Obtains blood specimens from intermittent infusion devices, flushes intermittent infusion devices Inserts and removes peripheral IV...
5 days ago
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
materials, and equipment used in animal care and laboratory activities Some knowledge of animal research Some knowledge of the principles of medical asepsis Experience working with rodents or providing...
5 days ago
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
Excellent medical, dental and vision coverage effective on your very first day 2:1 Match on retirement savings Responsibilities* Provide animal care and support to various laboratory animal care units...
5 days ago
Northville, MI (22 miles from Howell, MI)
Veterinary Technician 9 One year of experience performing veterinary technician tasks in support of a veterinarian equivalent to a Veterinary Technician 8....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brighton, MI (8 miles from Howell, MI)
JOB DETAILS JOB DETAILS Veterinary Technician Job Code Number 9210266 Job Description Licensed Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Northville, MI (22 miles from Howell, MI)
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...
6 days ago
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
Anesthesia Technician University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI Type: Full-Time Posted: 11/19/2021 Application Due: 12/09/2021 Category: Health and Medical Services JOB OPENING ID: 207740...
6 days ago
Milford Veterinary Clinic PC - Milford, MI (15 miles from Howell, MI)
Busy, well established small animal clinic in western Oakland county looking for a licensed veterinarian technician to join our team. We offer salary commiserate with experience, continuing...
Humane Society of Huron Valley - Ann Arbor, MI (21 miles from Howell, MI)
Animal Care Technician-Back of House (BOH) Hours: Full-time, includes week-ends Supervisor: Cruelty Rescue/Behavior Manager Classification: Non-exempt, Hourly SUMMARY Animal Care Technicians working...
7 days ago
State of Michigan - Northville, MI (22 miles from Howell, MI)
Veterinary Technician 9 One year of experience performing veterinary technician tasks in support of a veterinarian equivalent to a Veterinary Technician 8....
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Howell, MI

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

$37,024

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Howell, MI offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • 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 Howell, 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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