Veterinary Technician Jobs in Bridgeton, MO

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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Arch Oncology, Inc - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
This involves establishing growth characteristics of different tumors, drug administration, tumor and clinical sign monitoring and animal care, all in accordance with IACUC approved procedures....
10 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - O Fallon, MO (17 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
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
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Contribute to the quality animal care program that supports the research and teaching at Washington University....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wentzville, MO (23 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
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
St. Louis County - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Current Missouri Veterinary technician license or eligible for licensure....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Clayton, MO (9 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
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
VCA Antech, Inc. - Ellisville, MO (13 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
VCA Manchester West Animal Hospital in Ellisville, MO is seeking a Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our practice!...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (6 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
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
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Contribute to the quality animal care program that supports the research and teaching at Washington University. This position requires work on weekends and holidays....
6 days ago
SSM Health Care - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
It's more than a career, it's a calling. MO-SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital Worker Type: PRN Job Highlights: This is a PRN position. To qualify for this position, candidates must be in...
10 days ago
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Contribute to the quality animal care program that supports the research and teaching at Washington University. This position requires work on weekends and holidays....
15 days ago
St. Louis Children's Hospital - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Job ID: 1213338 Employment Status: Full-Time More Information: For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries...
16 days ago
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO (15 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Contribute to the quality animal care program that supports the research and teaching at Washington University....
16 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Saint Charles, MO (6 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
Veterinary Technician - 000257 at Banfield Pet Hospital in Saint Charles, Missouri Posted in Retail about 22 hours ago....
18 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Florissant, MO (4 miles from Bridgeton, MO)
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

18 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Bridgeton, MO

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

$33,418

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Bridgeton, MO 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 Bridgeton, MO
  • 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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