Veterinary Technician Jobs in Burnsville, MN

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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WellHaven Pet Health - Bloomington, MN 55431, MN (6 miles from Burnsville, MN)
As a License Veterinary Technician, you are a leader within the hospital....
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American Preclinical Services - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
preferred Knowledge of research animal physiology, pharmacology, and general animal care required....
1 day ago
United Natural Foods Inc - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Job PostingPharmacy TechnicianJob Overview:The Pharmacy Technician assists the Pharmacy Manager and/or Staff Pharmacists with processing prescriptions, record keeping and stock support to...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
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
WellHaven Pet Health - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
As a License Veterinary Technician, you are a leader within the hospital....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Minnetonka, MN (16 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
Animal Humane Society - Saint Paul, MN (18 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Come be a part of Animal Humane Society - a Star Tribune 2018 & 2019 Top Workplace!Job Purpose: You are a focused and communicative team member. You provide care, feeding, and handling of...
4 days ago
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
About the Department Research Animal Resources (RAR) primarily focuses on the service and administration of the animal care and use program at the University of Minnesota....
4 days ago
American Preclinical Services - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
preferred Knowledge of research animal physiology, pharmacology, and general animal care required....
5 days ago
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Special Notice for COVID-19 The UMN has suspended hiring for most positions. However, we will continue hiring for positions critical to the University's mission and operations at this time....
6 days ago
Jerry's Food - Falcon Heights, MN (17 miles from Burnsville, MN)
NATURE AND SCOPE The Pharmacy Technician assists the Pharmacy Manager and/or Staff Pharmacists with processing prescriptions, record keeping and stocking product. The position is also responsible...
6 days ago
Animal Humane Society - Woodbury, MN (21 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Care Perform daily cleaning of animal areas and feeding of animals in accordance with established procedures....
7 days ago
Bluepearl - Eden Prairie, MN (13 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician - ER/ICU Overnight in Eden Prairie, Minnesota Veterinary Technician - ER/ICU Overnight Eden Prairie Minnesota Vet Technician Opening Statement Eden Prairie...
7 days ago
Bluepearl - Eden Prairie, MN (13 miles from Burnsville, MN)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Day ER/ICU in Eden Prairie, Minnesota Veterinary Technician - Day ER/ICU Eden Prairie Minnesota Vet Technician Opening Statement Eden Prairie BluePearl...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Eagan, MN (11 miles from Burnsville, MN)
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...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Burnsville, MN

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

$38,612

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Burnsville, MN offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Burnsville, MN
  • 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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