Veterinary Technician Jobs in Omaha, NE

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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Morgan Pet Clinic - Omaha, NE
Full-time veterinary technician position available at a busy small animal practice in Southwest Omaha....
1 day ago
Walnut Creek Veterinary Clinic - Papillion, NE 68046, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
We focus on client education and you’ll be working directly with both pets and people. 9. No evenings or emergencies....
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2 days ago Walnut Creek Veterinary Clinic
Morgan Pet Clinic - Omaha, NE (14 miles from Omaha, NE)
Full-time veterinary technician position available at a busy small animal practice in Southwest Omaha....
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8 days ago Morgan Pet Clinic
Banfield Pet Hospital - Papillion, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
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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12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Omaha, NE
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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12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Omaha, NE
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...
15 days ago
Walnut Creek Veterinary Clinic - Papillion, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
We focus on client education and youll be working directly with both pets and people. 9. No evenings or emergencies. We have a regular, daytime hours schedule with a half day every other Saturday....
17 days ago
Nebraska Humane Society - Omaha, NE
technician in the state of Nebraska o Consideration will be given to veterinary technicians currently licensed in another state with a background in shelter/rescue work - must be able to obtain Nebraska...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Omaha, NE
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...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Omaha, NE
FOR STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN AN ACCREDITED VETERINARY TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM This is your chance to apply your classroom studies to real life, and acquire first-hand experience in a working...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Omaha, NE
VCA Midwest Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center in Omaha, NE is seeking LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS to jour our thriving specialty/emergency practice....
30+ days ago
Merck - Omaha, NE
Assist non-animal care personnel as directed in animal activities....
30+ days ago
Merck Company - Elkhorn, NE (16 miles from Omaha, NE)
Assist non-animal care personnel as directed in animal activities....
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Omaha, NE
VCA Midwest Veterinary Referral & Emergency Center in Omaha, NE is seeking LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS to jour our thriving specialty/emergency practice....
60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Omaha, NE
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...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Omaha, NE

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

$33,957

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Omaha, NE offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Omaha, NE
  • 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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