Veterinary Technician Jobs in Massapequa, 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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PETCO - West Babylon, NY (5 miles from Massapequa, NY)
C ome work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! As a Vetco Veterinary Assistant, you will meet your veterinary team at our...
19 hours ago
Bellerose Animal Hospital - Bellerose, NY (14 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Busy 3 Doctor AAHA certified hospital, located on the Nassau-Queens border of Long Island, Seeks a Full or Part time N.Y. State licensed or License eligible Technician. Duties include all phases...
The Pet Health Centers @ North Shore Animal League America - Port Washington, NY (16 miles from Massapequa, 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 (13 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Central Veterinary Associates is currently seeking a licensed veterinary technicians for our 24 hour hospital in Valley Stream....
Vetco Clinics - Baldwin, NY (8 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Technician or licensed Veterinary Technician in the New York....
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Garden City Park, NY (12 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
14 days ago
Assisi Veterinary Hospital - Malverne, NY (11 miles from Massapequa, 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...
National Veterinary Associates - Seaford, NY (2 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Job Description Central Veterinary Associates is currently seeking licensed veterinary technicians for our 24 hour hospital in Valley Stream, NY....
18 days ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (13 miles from Massapequa, NY)
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21 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Deer Park, NY (8 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
21 days ago
Antech Diagnostics - Great Neck, NY (14 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Antech Diagnostics, the largest exclusively commercial veterinary diagnostic laboratory in the nation, is in search of an Lead Hematology Technician working out of our Lake Success, New York...
21 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Commack, NY (14 miles from Massapequa, NY)
The ideal candidate: ***Must be licensed vet tech in the state of New York strong client service skills proficient with animal handling & restraint skills a positive "can do" attitude the ability to...
24 days ago
Cornell University - Elmont, NY (13 miles from Massapequa, NY)
Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports students, faculty and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We strongly encourage...
25 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Farmingdale, NY (3 miles from Massapequa, NY)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
27 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Babylon, NY (5 miles from Massapequa, NY)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
27 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Massapequa, NY

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Massapequa, 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 Massapequa, 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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