Veterinary Technician Jobs in New York

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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Rensselaer, NY
Responsibilities for Animal Technician: Perform basic animal care cleaning cages, providing food and water Observe animal health status and document care Update database system Requirements for Animal...
2 days ago
Columbia University - New York, NY
Additional experience in animal care, surgical techniques and flow cytometry is a plus, but not requires. Good interpersonal communications skills are required....
1 day ago
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
Job Information Cornell University Licensed Veterinary Technician- Nursing Care Units in Ithaca, New York Cornell University embraces diversity and seeks candidates who will contribute to a climate...
18 hours ago
Animal Medical Center - New York, 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...
3 days ago
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - New York, NY
(required after first year of employment) A minimum of one year experience in animal care is preferred for this position Work Environment: Position requires working closely with animals....
2 days ago
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
**No visa sponsorship or relocation assistance available for this position University Job Title:Licensed Veterinary Technician I Level:C Pay Rate Type:Hourly Company:Contract College Contact Name:Carolyn...
18 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Yonkers, NY
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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2 days ago
Kelly Services - Tivoli, NY
Responsibilities: Working in a clean room environment supporting animal care and husbandry....
3 days ago
ARK ANIMAL HOSPITAL - Hyde Park, NY
Preforms placement of IV catheters. Administers and calculates IV fluid rates. Calculates dosages of medication and injections. Communicates with clients regarding medical status of animals....
3 days ago
Broadway Veterinary Care - Hewlett, NY
We are looking for a knowledgeable and conscientious veterinary technician to join our team of dedicated caregivers....
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Animal Medical Center - New York, 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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3 days ago
Glenville Veterinary Clinic - Glenville, NY
Would you like to work in a clinic that allows you to think and act like a Licensed Veterinary Technician? Then look no further!...
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3 days ago
Aspca - New York, NY
Technician - American Association of Veterinary State Boards LANGUAGE:English (Required) EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE:Associates: Veterinary Technician, High School Diploma (Required) Poison Control...
3 days ago
Monroe Veterinary Associates - Rochester, NY
Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Services (VSES)is seeking an experienced licensed veterinary technician to join our Emergency Service....
3 days ago
Columbia University - New York, NY
Requisition no: 513051 Work type: Full Time Location: Medical Center School/Department: Medicine Grade: Technical Grade 4 Categories: Research (Lab and Non-Lab) Job Type: Support Staff - Union...
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in New York

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in New York as reported by the BLS.

$42,326

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in New York 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 New York
  • 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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