Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dayton, 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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Clemens Food Group - Modoc, IN (22 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
1 day ago
Hatfield Quality Meats Inc - Winchester, IN (13 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dayton, OH
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dayton, OH
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dayton, OH
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dayton, OH
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
SoBran, Inc. - Dayton, OH
Perform duties in a research laboratory environment in support of the WRAIR Animal Care Project....
12 days ago
Medvet - Dayton, OH
What youll do: Ensure patients receive quality care Ensure documentation is accurate and complete Oversight/care for stable patients Assist Veterinary Technicians with patient restraint Manage the restocking...
14 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dayton, OH
What youll do: Ensure patients receive quality care Ensure documentation is accurate and complete Oversight/care for stable patients Assist Veterinary Technicians with patient restraint Manage the restocking...
17 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dayton, OH
What youll do: Ensure patients receive quality care Ensure documentation is accurate and complete Oversight/care for stable patients Assist Veterinary Technicians with patient restraint Manage the restocking...
27 days ago
Hatfield Quality Meats Inc - Lynn, IN (14 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
30+ days ago
Hatfield Quality Meats Inc - Modoc, IN (22 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
30+ days ago
Hatfield Quality Meats Inc - Ridgeville, IN (16 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
45+ days ago
Hatfield Quality Meats Inc - Modoc, IN (22 miles from Dayton, OH)
Known for being industry leaders in our practices and animal care, we live by our core values of ethics, integrity and stewardship....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Dayton, OH
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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45+ days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Assistant

Do you love animals? Have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant? This intensive course will provide the information you need to become a productive member of a veterinary...


Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...


Veterinary Medical Terminology

To work in the veterinary field, you need to understand the medical language unique to the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of animals. This online course will teach you the definition and...


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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dayton, OH

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

$32,507

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Dayton, OH offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Dayton, 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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