Veterinary Technician Jobs in Copiague, 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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Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (17 miles from Copiague, 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...
13 hours ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (16 miles from Copiague, NY)
Responsible for supporting, planning and organizing the operations of the veterinary technicians and patient care services (i.e....
1 day ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (16 miles from Copiague, 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 (18 miles from Copiague, 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 (16 miles from Copiague, NY)
Central Veterinary Associates is currently seeking a licensed veterinary technicians for our 24 hour hospital in Valley Stream....
Stony Brook University - Stony Brook, NY (20 miles from Copiague, NY)
Licensed Veterinary Technician. AALAS certification....
1 day ago
Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (17 miles from Copiague, 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 (6 miles from Copiague, 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 (12 miles from Copiague, 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 (12 miles from Copiague, 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 (12 miles from Copiague, 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
VCA Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (12 miles from Copiague, 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...
5 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (12 miles from Copiague, 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...
5 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Levittown, NY (7 miles from Copiague, NY)
Veterinary Technician | Full Time | Levittown, NY at Veterinary Practice Partners Levittown, NY Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team!...
6 days ago
Assisi Veterinary Hospital - Malverne, NY (14 miles from Copiague, 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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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Copiague, NY

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Copiague, 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 Copiague, 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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