Veterinary Technician Jobs in Akron, OH

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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Pathway Vet Alliance - Wadsworth, OH (11 miles from Akron, OH)
Put your extraordinary supervisory and technical skills to work as a Lead Veterinary Technician for a bold and progressive new veterinary company....
4 days ago
Alliance Community Hospital - Canton, OH (18 miles from Akron, OH)
BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE POSITION Provides support to the patient care team, by performing direct patient care, under the direction of a Registered Nurse.# Provides assistance, collects specimens, and...
5 days ago
Aultman Health Foundation - Canton, OH (18 miles from Akron, OH)
BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE POSITION Provides support to the patient care team, by performing direct patient care, under the direction of a Registered Nurse.# Provides assistance, collects specimens, and...
6 days ago
Tender Loving Care Animal Hospital - Medina, OH (18 miles from Akron, OH)
We welcome registered veterinary technicians and experiences veterinary assistants. Special interest in surgery, anesthesia, and dentistry is a plus. We look forward to hearing from you soon....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cuyahoga Falls, OH (7 miles from Akron, OH)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
17 days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
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24 days ago
Medina, OH (19 miles from Akron, OH)
We welcome registered veterinary technicians and experiences veterinary assistants. Special interest in surgery, anesthesia, and dentistry is a plus. We look forward to hearing from you soon....
27 days ago
Ross Education, LLC - Canton, OH (18 miles from Akron, OH)
VETERINARY TECHNICIAN - INSTRUCTOR Job Summary Veterinary Technician Instructors use their training and practical experience from clinical and/or administrative duties to teach Ross Veterinary Technician...
28 days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
30+ days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Akron, OH
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
30+ days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
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60+ days ago
Alliance Community Hospital - Alliance, OH (22 miles from Akron, OH)
Posting dates for internal transfers: July 14, 2021, July 16, 2021 # BASIC FUNCTION: A Clerical Specialist performs clerical, receptionist, patient registration, and patient advocate duties at the...
60+ days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
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60+ days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
90+ days ago
Medvet - Akron, OH
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90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Akron, OH

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

$30,733

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Akron, OH 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 Akron, OH
  • 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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