Veterinary Technician Jobs in Saint Paul, 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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University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine - Saint Paul, MN
The College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences is seeking a Community Medicine Coordinator, who also maintains credentials as a veterinary technician, to oversee and...
1 day ago
Aerotek - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
Performs surgical preparation, and provides care for laboratory animals during surgical preparation and surgical recovery in support of interventional and surgical studies in accordance with SOPs and...
19 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Saint Paul, MN
VCA Cedar View Animal Hospital in Apple Valley, Minnesota, is seeking a Credentialed Veterinary Technician or soon to be credentialed to join our fantastic team!...
20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Burnsville, MN (18 miles from Saint Paul, 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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2 days ago
Meridian Bird Removal - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, 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...
19 hours ago
WellHaven Pet Health - Bloomington, MN (14 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
As a License Veterinary Technician, you are a leader within the hospital....
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University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, 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....
2 days ago
UNFI - Brooklyn Park, MN (16 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
Job Posting Pharmacy Technician Job Overview: The Pharmacy Technician assists the PharmacyManager and/or Staff Pharmacists with processing prescriptions, record keepingand stock support to...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
Credentialed Veterinary Technician SupervisorBloomington, MNJOIN OUR FAMILY!...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
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...
20 hours ago
Merlin Entertainments Group - Bloomington, MN (12 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
Company: Merlin Entertainments Group Industry: Cool Jobs Theme Park Country: United States State/Province: Minnesota City: Bloomington Post Date: 03/03/2021 11:02 PM Lead Aquarist SEA LIFE...
11 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Apple Valley, MN (15 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
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

2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Minneapolis, MN (9 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
We are located near the airport and Mall of America so shopping and traveling are at your fingertips.At VCA Bloomington, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
1 day ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Crystal, MN (13 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
VCA All About Pets, Golden Valley, MN is seeking a Certified Veterinary Technician Supervisor to join our one-of-a-kind 2.5-doctor GP practice!...
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Crystal, MN (13 miles from Saint Paul, MN)
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...
2 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Saint Paul, MN

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

$38,612

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Saint Paul, 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 Saint Paul, 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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