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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Stamford, CT (20 miles from Commack, NY)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
1 day ago
Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (21 miles from Commack, NY)
rJob Description \r Assists in providing sanitization and sterilization of caging and associated equipment required for laboratory animal housing and care; provision of clean housing, access to...
12 hours ago
Aza - Bridgeport, CT (22 miles from Commack, NY)
Connecticut Beardsley Zoo Animal Care Specialist The Connecticut Zoological Society is seeking a conservation minded qualified person to fill the following position: Animal Care Specialist Animal Care...
2 days ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Responsible for supporting, planning and organizing the operations of the veterinary technicians and patient care services (i.e....
1 day ago
Aza - Norwalk, CT (21 miles from Commack, NY)
The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk, Inc. Senior Aquarist for Reptiles and Program Animals ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND The Aquarium's mission is to inspire people of all ages to appreciate and protect...
2 days ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (24 miles from Commack, NY)
Responsible for supporting, planning and organizing the operations of the veterinary technicians and patient care services (i.e....
1 day ago
The Pet Health Centers @ North Shore Animal League America - Port Washington, NY (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Requirements: NYS Veterinary Technician License, limited permit, or are currently enrolled in an AVMA school program. Experience a plus, but will train new graduates....
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....
Cornell University Veterinary Specialists - Stamford, CT (20 miles from Commack, NY)
The Licensed Veterinary Technician is an integral part of the Nursing team and is a key contributor to Cornell University Veterinary Specialists (CUVS)’s mission to deliver an unrivalled level of expert...
Stony Brook University - Stony Brook, NY (9 miles from Commack, NY)
Licensed Veterinary Technician. AALAS certification....
1 day ago
Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (21 miles from Commack, NY)
Job Description Assists in providing sanitization and sterilization of caging and associated equipment required for laboratory animal housing and care; provision of clean housing, access to food...
4 days ago
Bideawee - Wantagh, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
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....
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
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...
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
This is a great opportunity for a Veterinary Technician who wants a challenge and the opportunity for growth....
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (16 miles from Commack, NY)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) Do you want to join a team that values your advanced education/experience and empowers you to utilize your skill?...
4 days ago

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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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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Commack, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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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