Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commack, NY

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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Bellerose Animal Hospital - Bellerose, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Busy 5 Doctor AAHA certified hospital, located on the Nassau-Queens border of Long Island, Seeks a Full time N.Y. State licensed Technician. Duties include all phases of surgical and medical...
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2 days ago
Norwalk Veterinary Hospital - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Veterinary Technician Norwalk Veterinary Hospital is looking to hire a Full Time Veterinary Technician to assist in the care of our animal patients. Experience preferred....
21 hours ago
Bideawee - Wantagh, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
Description The Animal Care Specialist is responsible for the care of ISO cats and ISO dogs as well as other responsibilities on the resident Animal Care team....
2 days ago
Alliance Animal Health - Franklin Square, NY (22 miles from Commack, NY)
in sample collection, obtaining medical histories, processing laboratory tests and radiographs, anesthesia monitoring etc....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Wantagh, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
Job Description Applies medical nursing knowledge attained through hands-on experience and/or formal education to assist veterinarians in clinical setting, providing support for a variety of...
7 days ago
Central Veterinary Associates - Valley Stream, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Central Veterinary Associates is currently seeking a licensed veterinary technicians for our 24 hour hospital in Valley Stream....
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9 days ago Central Veterinary Associates
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
We currently have an opening for a Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) position....
12 days ago
Assisi Veterinary Hospital - Malverne, NY (23 miles from Commack, NY)
dental procedures; prepares patients for surgery; monitors patients during surgery and recovery Experienced in venipuncture, catheter placement, taking sterile urine samples, digital radiology and anesthesia...
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13 days ago
Medvet - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
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13 days ago
Rippowam Animal Hospital - Stamford, CT (20 miles from Commack, NY)
Are you a Veterinary Technician looking to improve and enhance your skillset? Do you enjoy seeing a variety if cases and making a difference in the lives of pets and their families?...
13 days ago
Norwalk Community College - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Norwalk Community College is currently recruiting for the following position: Assistant Professor Veterinary Technology PC III (FT Lecturer) (10-Month, Full-Time, Non-Tenure-Track Position Grant...
13 days ago
BABYLON ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Lindenhurst, NY (11 miles from Commack, NY)
hello i have an technician position available on Long Island for someone who has worked as a tech in the past 30 year old practice 60 min from Manhattan love the pets work environment great staff...
13 days ago
Norwalk Community College - Norwalk, CT 06854, CT (18 miles from Commack, NY)
Norwalk Community College is currently recruiting for the following position: · Assistant Professor Veterinary Technology PC III (FT Lecturer) (10-Month, Full-Time, Non-Tenure-Track Position Grant...
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14 days ago Norwalk Community College

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Commack, NY

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Commack, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Commack, NY
  • 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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