Veterinary Technician Jobs in Royal Oak, 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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NOVI VETERINARY CLINIC - Novi, MI (19 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
AAHA accredited small animal hospital looking for a friendly, multi-tasking, part-time licensed veterinary technician. We are a busy small animal practice in Novi....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Redford, MI (10 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
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....
1 day ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI (10 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Under general supervision, provides nursing care expertise and laboratory assistance to veterinarians and investigators in the fields of animal medicine, surgery, clinical pathology and radiology....
1 day ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI (10 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Minimum of 2-5 years of experience in an accredited animal care facility, preferred. AALAS ALAT certification preferred....
1 day ago
AIRPORT VETERINARY HOSPITAL - Waterford, MI (17 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
The position would be to assist the Veterinarian in all aspects of veterinary care to include: Client education, Venipuncture, radiography, in house laboratory tests, fill medications and administer...
3 days ago
Beaumont Health System - Farmington, MI (13 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Anesthesia Tech Job Code Number 11552423 Job Description GENERAL SUMMARY: The Anesthesia Technician assists the CRNA and Anesthesiologist in thepreparation of anesthetizing location. Provides...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chesterfield, MI (22 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Southfield, MI (7 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

1 day ago
City of Detroit - Detroit, MI (10 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Supplemental Information Must possess State of Michigan Certification as a Veterinary Technician or willing to become certified as a Veterinary Technician within six (6) months of hire....
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VCA Antech, Inc. - Farmington, MI (13 miles from Royal Oak, 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...
21 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Southfield, MI (7 miles from Royal Oak, 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...
16 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Utica, MI (14 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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1 day ago
Ross Hospital for Animals - Bloomfield Hills, MI (7 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Ross Hospital for Animals is looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician or Licensed Veterinary Technician. Provide quality patient care in tandem with other medical professionals....
3 days ago
BULLDOG & TABBY PC - Livonia, MI (14 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
We are currently searching for an experienced Veterinary Technician. We are a small animal/exotic practice in Livonia Michigan....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Allen Park, MI (16 miles from Royal Oak, MI)
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
1 day ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Royal Oak, MI

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

$37,024

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Royal Oak, MI 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 Royal Oak, 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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