Veterinary Technician Jobs in Great Neck, 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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Veterinary Emergency Group - Commack, NY (23 miles from Great Neck, NY)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician - Commack in Commack, New York Emergency Veterinary Technician WHO WE ARE: Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG) is a rapidly growing...
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Veterinary Emergency Group - White Plains, NY (18 miles from Great Neck, NY)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician - White Plains in White Plains, New York Emergency Veterinary Technician WHO WE ARE: Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG) is a...
2 days ago
The Rockefeller University - New York, NY (14 miles from Great Neck, NY)
The Rockefeller University seeks an Animal Technician, Systems Cancer Biology to join Systems Cancer Biology. The Animal Technician will assist senior members of the laboratory with all aspects of...
2 days ago
Oradell Animal Hospital, Inc. - Paramus, NJ (22 miles from Great Neck, NY)
The Oncology Technician assists the oncologists with daily rounds and clinic appointments, coordinates and handles chemotherapy treatments (including calculating dosages, preparation and...
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2 days ago
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - New York, NY (14 miles from Great Neck, NY)
• You are willing to help to train and advise less experienced Veterinary Technicians....
1 day ago
Rna Veterinary Practice Pllc - New York, NY (14 miles from Great Neck, NY)
monitoring physical examinations and patients assessment surgical preparations and assisting dentistry labwork pharmacy patient recovery compassionate care for our hospitalized patients Requirements...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pelham, NY (10 miles from Great Neck, NY)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Westbury, NY (6 miles from Great Neck, 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...
8 hours ago
Valhalla Animal Hospital - Valhalla, NY (22 miles from Great Neck, NY)
We are well-established, progressive, warm and friendly small animal clinic and are seeking out F/T + P/T Licensed Veterinary Technicians or ones that are eligible and highly knowledgeable....
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2 days ago Valhalla Animal Hospital
Assisi Veterinary Hospital - Malverne, NY (7 miles from Great Neck, 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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2 days ago
Oceanside Animal Clinic - Brooklyn, NY (15 miles from Great Neck, NY)
Job description includes bringing patients into exam rooms, taking temperature and weight, assisting doctors with medical procedures/surgical procedures, taking blood work, IV catheter placement, taking...
2 days ago
Montefiore Medical Center - Bronx, NY (11 miles from Great Neck, NY)
The Animal Technician I will perform routine activities associated with animal care in a research setting which involves: Feeding animals Maintaining a sanitary environment in surgical settings Monitoring...
1 day ago
Bond Vet - New York, NY (13 miles from Great Neck, NY)
*Licensed Veterinary Technicians will receive a $5,000 sign-on bonus upon acceptance in September. You'll Fit In If: Helping others makes you happy. You thrive in a team culture....
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3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sea Cliff, NY (6 miles from Great Neck, 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...
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Westbury, NY (6 miles from Great Neck, 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...
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Great Neck, NY

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Great Neck, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Great Neck, 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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