Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tijeras, NM

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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Pima Medical Institute - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Licensed doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) or a credentialed veterinary technician....
23 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
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...
10 days ago
Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Job Information LOVELACE BIOMEDICAL Research Institute Laboratory Technician 2020-1421 in Albuquerque, New Mexico Laboratory TechnicianJob ID 2019-1149CategoryScientific ResearchLocation :...
23 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
A new home, taking your career to a new height* Team VetCare is thrilled to welcome you to the Land of Enchantment You have questions, we have (some) answers! Who are you people? We are VCA...
29 days ago
The Mind Research Network - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Laboratory Technician Job ID 2020-1421 Category Scientific Research Location : Location US-NM-Albuquerque Type Full-time Division Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute (LBRI) Overview Under...
30+ days ago
Amerivet - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
The ideal candidate must be skilled with IV catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental cleaning, blood draws, proper restraint techniques, proper use of all in house laboratory equipment, and...
30+ days ago
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Registered veterinary technicians (RVTs) will be given preference. Experience and/or certification (i.e., ALAT, LAT, LATG) in laboratory animal research is desirable....
30+ days ago
Petroglyph Veterinary Holdings - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician experience is required Registered Veterinary Technician is a plus Physical Requirements: Standing for extended periods of time Lifting patients up and down from...
30+ days ago
Petroglyph Veterinary Holdings - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
We are currently looking for a Veterinary Technician to work alongside our experienced doctors, technicians and CSRs to offer the best in patient care and client communication....
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Center is a Hybrid Practice in BEAUTIFUL Albuquerque, New Mexico!! We have an ELITE opening for a RVT! --> Current New Mexico RVT license is...
45+ days ago
Lovelace Biomedical Research Institute - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Job Information LOVELACE BIOMEDICAL Research Institute Laboratory Animal Sciences Technician l 2020-1419 in Albuquerque, New Mexico Laboratory Animal Sciences Technician IJob ID...
45+ days ago
Department Of Agriculture - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
Duties Help Duties Summary These positions are located on a Forest Service unit performing a variety of duties in support of the unit's wilderness program in the area of recreation, ecology, data...
60+ days ago
Department Of Agriculture - Tijeras, NM
Duties Help Duties Summary These positions are located on a Forest Service unit performing a variety of duties in support of the unit's wilderness program in the area of recreation, ecology, data...
60+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Center is a Hybrid Practice in BEAUTIFUL Albuquerque, New Mexico!! We have an ELITE opening for a RVT! --> Current New Mexico RVT license is...
90+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (19 miles from Tijeras, NM)
VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Center is a Hybrid Practice in BEAUTIFUL Albuquerque, New Mexico!! We have an ELITE opening for a RVT! --> Current New Mexico RVT license is...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Tijeras, NM

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

$34,516

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Tijeras, NM 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 Tijeras, NM
  • 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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