Veterinary Technician Jobs in Norman, OK

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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
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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1 day ago
Oklahoma City Zoo - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Maintains the overall appearance and safety of the Zoos grounds to support day-to-day operations including field conservation efforts and operational conservation practices. These components...
4 days ago
Oklahoma City Zoo - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Performs a variety of cleaning and minor building maintenance/repair activities in and around assigned Zoo exhibits/facilities. This position ensures that the general public and staff enjoy a...
4 days ago
Oklahoma City - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Department Information, Job Summary and Essential Job Functions This job classification has been designated as a safety sensitive job classification in accordance with the Oklahoma Medical...
15 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Midwest City, OK (16 miles from Norman, OK)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

17 days ago
PETCO - Norman, OK
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
18 days ago
University of Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
POSITION INFORMATION\: Performs routine analytical and diagnostic laboratory tests and examinations according to standardized procedures, records and reports results. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES\:...
19 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
24 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
24 days ago
University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK
Veterinary Technician ExternUniversity of OklahomaOklahoma City, OklahomaUnited States Search Veterinary Technician Extern University of Oklahoma, United States Back Email Updated: about 17 hours ago...
30+ days ago
University of Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Preferred\: Veterinary Technician students wanting to pursue a career in Laboratory Animal Medicine....
30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Norman, OK
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 000214 in Norman, Oklahoma Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
30+ days ago
Bluepearl - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician Supervisor - Critical Care in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Veterinary Technician Supervisor - Critical Care Oklahoma City Oklahoma Hospital Support Opening...
30+ days ago
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Preferred Qualifications: Prefer one (1) year of animal care experience in an animal lab environment, veterinarian clinic, or other related experience; also prefer certification by the American Association...
30+ days ago
University of Oklahoma - Oklahoma City, OK (17 miles from Norman, OK)
Equivalent / Substitution\: Will accept 24 months experience as a Registered Veterinary Technician in lieu of the Associate’s Degree....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Norman, OK

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

$29,410

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Norman, OK 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 Norman, OK
  • 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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