Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rice, 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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Meridian Bird Removal - Sartell, MN (7 miles from Rice, MN)
Do you enjoy the thrill of the chase? Would you like to get paid for doing something you enjoy as much as a hobby? Come join us and catch birds! We have captured tens of thousands of birds across...
2 days ago
Schlichting Farms - Saint Cloud, MN (18 miles from Rice, MN)
View Job (../../../../../../display_ad/29191/image/)Swine TechnicianSchlichting Farms Inc.A Swine Technician will help to provide daily care, feeding, and barn cleaning and maintenance for hogs of...
11 days ago
Schlichting Farms - Rice, MN
Swine Technician Schlichting Farms Inc. A Swine Technician will help to provide daily care, feeding, and barn cleaning and maintenance for hogs of all sizes. We are a farrow-to-finish operation...
16 days ago
Schlichting Farms - Rice, MN
Schlichting Farms Swine Tech: A Swine Technician will help to provide daily care, feeding, and barn cleaning and maintenance for hogs of all sizes. We are a farrow to finish operation with...
30+ 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 Office Manager

This Veterinary Assistant Online Certificate course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of veterinary practice and becoming a veterinary assistant working with...


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...


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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rice, MN

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

$30,096

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Rice, MN 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 Rice, 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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