Veterinary Technician Jobs in Mississippi

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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Gulfport, MS
compensation: BOE employment type: full-time non-profit organization Properly administers medications to animals housed in shelter as prescribes, follow established protocol regarding the...
20 days ago
Picayune, MS
Job Information Mississippi Employer Vet Tech in Picayune , Mississippi Local cat sanctuary seeking a Seasoned, Experienced Vet Tech. Looking for a motivated, energetic individual to assist with...
21 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Jackson, MS
Veterinary Technician - 000520 Apply Now Apply Now --> Job ID 000004J3 Location 6333 I-55 North, Jackson, Mississippi Job Type Full-time regular Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Flowood, MS
Veterinary Technician - 001235 Apply Now Apply Now --> Job ID 0010052Y Location 198 Promenade Blvd, Flowood, Mississippi Job Type Full-time regular Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice...
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Jackson, MS
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...
30+ days ago
Animal Medical Center - Hattiesburg, MS
technician assistant with exceptional people skills to join our veterinary technician team....
30+ days ago
Animal Medical Center - Hattiesburg, MS
30+ days ago

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