Veterinary Technician Jobs in Westbury, 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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Malverne, NY (8 miles from Westbury, NY)
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2 days ago
Broadway Veterinary Care - Hewlett, NY (11 miles from Westbury, NY)
We are looking for a knowledgeable and conscientious veterinary technician to join our team of dedicated caregivers....
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2 days ago Broadway Veterinary Care
Animal Medical Center - New York, NY (19 miles from Westbury, NY)
Job Description for Chief Veterinary Technician Job Summary: Responsible for supporting, planning, and organizing the operations of veterinary technician and patient care services (i.e., Licensed Veterinary...
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2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pelham, NY (13 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
10 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Stamford, CT (18 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Valley Stream, NY (9 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Nesconset, NY (23 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Licensed Veterinary Technician Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more...
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2 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norwalk, CT (24 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - New Hyde Park, NY (5 miles from Westbury, NY)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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2 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Clinical Management Consultants - Old Greenwich, CT (17 miles from Westbury, NY)
There is an exciting opportunity for a Certified Surgery Technician at a stable not for profit hospital in Connecticut. This hospital is committed to providing the community with the latest...
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2 days ago
BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital - New York, NY (21 miles from Westbury, NY)
May work with hospital leadership to create schedule for Veterinary Technicians and Assistants. May assist hospital leadership in recruiting and annual review of Veterinary Technicians....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Farmingdale, NY (9 miles from Westbury, NY)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - New York, NY (21 miles from Westbury, NY)
Positioning for body and dental digital radiographs Dental scaling and polishing Monitoring anesthesia IV catheter placement Blood draws Triage Assessment of patients We offer strong opportunities...
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6 hours ago
Industrial Staffing Services, Inc. - New York, NY (21 miles from Westbury, NY)
Veterinary Technician-FT Brooklyn, NY We are looking for a dedicated full-time Veterinary Technician to work at a veterinary hospital in the Brooklyn, NY....
1 day ago
Industrial Staffing Services, Inc. - Levittown, NY (5 miles from Westbury, NY)
Veterinary Technician-FT Levittown, NY We are looking for a dedicated full-time Veterinary Technician to work at a veterinary hospital in the Levittown, NY....
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Westbury, NY

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Westbury, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Westbury, 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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