Veterinary Technician Jobs in New Mexico

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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County Bernalillo - Albuquerque, NM
As directed by medical staff may assist in the treatment, vaccination, microchipping and pre surgical preparation of facility and public animals....
2 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
4201 Marna Lynn NW compensation: hourly employment type: full-time If you love dogs and people, we have a great job opportunity for you! Canine Country Club is getting ready for the busy fall and...
8 hours ago
Vca - Albuquerque, NM
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...
1 hour ago
Meddleton Equine Clinic, Inc - Corrales, NM
Meddleton Equine Clinic is looking for a Full Time Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant to work with Dr. Meddleton Monday-Thursday averaging approximately 8-12 hour days....
8 days ago
Vca - Albuquerque, NM
monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Laboratory work Pharmacy Patient recovery Compassionate care for hospitalized patients QUALIFICATIONS: Must have documented previous experience...
13 days ago
Vca - Albuquerque, NM
preparation and assisting * dentistry * laboratory work * pharmacy * patient recovery * compassionate care for our hospitalized patients Why You Should Consider Us At VCA, your passion for medicine...
30+ days ago

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