Veterinary Technician Jobs in Staten Island, 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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Clifton, NJ (17 miles from Staten Island, NY)
We are looking for self-motivated-reliable Aquarist to help in our aqua-culture and store front facilities. A background in Aquarium keeping with an ability to learn and adapt to different Aquatic...
2 days ago
New York City, NY (7 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Veterinary Clinic located Midtown East looking for a Veterinary Technician with Skills - License not required....
1 day ago
Rego Park, NY (13 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Veterinary Technician duties and responsibilities A Veterinary Technician takes care of animals that come into the facility and maintains the facility itself....
9 hours ago
Ridgewood Veterinary Hospital - Ridgewood, NJ 07450, NJ (24 miles from Staten Island, 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...
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10 hours ago Ridgewood Veterinary Hospital
Veterinary Emergency Group - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
VETERINARY TECHNICIAN Veterinary Emergency Group is currently hiring a Licensed (or license eligible) Veterinary Technician for an emergency hospital and urgent care in Chelsea, NY....
12 hours ago
Covance Inc. - Somerset, NJ (24 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Job Overview: We are looking for a Study Technician to join our Covance site located in Somerset, NJ. The Study Technician is part of a division that supports preclinical work- in vivo toxicology,...
2 days ago
Department Of The Interior - Brooklyn, NY (7 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Duties Help Duties Summary These positions are located in Gateway National Recreation Area, in the Resource Stewardship Division. The work involves performing various interrelated or nonstandard...
1 day ago
VCA Ridgewood Veterinary Hospital - Ridgewood, NJ 07450, NJ (24 miles from Staten Island, NY)
VCA Ridgewood Veterinary Hospital is adding an experienced Veterinary Technician Supervisor to our team....
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10 hours ago VCA Ridgewood Veterinary Hospital
Veterinary Emergency Group - Union, NJ (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Veterinary Technician Veterinary Emergency Group is currently hiring a Veterinary Technician for a busy hospital and urgent care. Hours of operation are nights, weekends and holidays only....
12 hours ago
Broadway Veterinary Care - Hewlett, NY (20 miles from Staten Island, NY)
We are looking for a knowledgeable and conscientious veterinary technician to join our team of dedicated caregivers....
12 hours ago
Oradell Animal Hospital, Inc. - Paramus, NJ (22 miles from Staten Island, 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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3 days ago
Assisi Veterinary Hospital - Malverne, NY (22 miles from Staten Island, 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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3 days ago
Petco - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Job Information Petco Hospital Veterinary Technician - $5,000 Sign-on Bonus in Brooklyn, New York Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions...
3 days ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Licensed Veterinary Technician Veterinary Emergency Group is currently hiring a Licensed (or license eligible) Veterinary Technician for an emergency hospital and urgent care in Brooklyn, NY....
3 days ago
Cooper Pest Solutions - New York City, NY (7 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Job Overview Applies company pesticide products and or exclusion tactics to residential locations according to schedule and as needed based on service requests; calls customers to confirm...
4 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Staten Island, NY

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Staten Island, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Staten Island, 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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