Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ridge, 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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Stony Brook University - Stony Brook, NY (12 miles from Ridge, NY)
Licensed Veterinary Technician. AALAS certification....
11 hours ago
Paumanok Veterinary Hospital, P.C. - Patchogue, NY (10 miles from Ridge, NY)
Licensed Veterinary Technician for a 4-doctor companion practice. First 2 hires get $35/hr + $1000 sign on bonus! LVT eligibility and recent grads are welcome to apply....
Vetco Clinics - Patchogue, NY (10 miles from Ridge, NY)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
5 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Hampton Bays, NY (19 miles from Ridge, NY)
Client education....
10 days ago
Petco - Patchogue, NY (10 miles from Ridge, NY)
Technician or licensed Veterinary Technician in the New York....
17 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Deer Park, NY (24 miles from Ridge, NY)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
26 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Commack, NY (20 miles from Ridge, 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...
29 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Ridge, 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...
30+ days ago
Petco - Bay Shore, NY (21 miles from Ridge, NY)
Hospital Veterinary Technician - 1432 Healthier pets. Happier people. Better world....
30+ days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Commack, NY (20 miles from Ridge, NY)
Position at Peace Love Pets Veterinary Care Peace Love Pets Veterinary Care is looking for a compassionate, self-motivated, and dedicated Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team!...
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Hauppauge, NY (15 miles from Ridge, 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...
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - East Northport, NY (22 miles from Ridge, 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...
30+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Bohemia, NY (14 miles from Ridge, NY)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
60+ days ago
Stony Brook University - Stony Brook, NY (12 miles from Ridge, NY)
Position Summary At Stony Brook Medicine, an Anesthesia Technician is a valuable member of our team, who assist the Anesthesiology Team by assuring all supplies and equipment are available, clean...
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ridge, NY

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Ridge, 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 Ridge, 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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