Veterinary Technician Jobs in Albany, OR

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 - Salem, OR (23 miles from Albany, OR)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Geological Survey - Corvallis, OR (6 miles from Albany, OR)
What General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position? This is a temporary appointment not to exceed 12 months that may be extended for 12 additional months without further competition....
7 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Salem, OR (23 miles from Albany, OR)
. ** Requirements: - High school diploma or GED - Minimum one (1) year experience as a veterinary assistant ~ OR ~ - Current veterinary technician license Employer Notes: - Employer states that the...
15 days ago
Danaher - Philomath, OR (15 miles from Albany, OR)
A wholly owned subsidiary of the Water Platform of Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR), Sea-Bird Scientific (www.seabird.com) is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington. Sea-Bird Scientific is the...
19 days ago
Albany Animal Hospital - Albany, OR
Required Qualifications *Minimum of two years working in the veterinary field as a certified/licensed technician *Preferred minimum of one year critical care, specialty, or emergency small animal care...
19 days ago
Albany Animal Hospital, Inc. - Albany, OR
Required Qualifications *Minimum of two years working in the veterinary field as a certified/licensed technician *Preferred minimum of one year critical care, specialty, or emergency small animal care...
25 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Salem, OR (23 miles from Albany, OR)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - up to $5,000 sign-on available in Salem, Oregon Certified Veterinary Technician-up to $5,000 sign-on Banfield aspires to be a practice where...
30+ days ago
Oregon State University - Corvallis, OR (6 miles from Albany, OR)
Department Veterinary Medicine (VMD) Classification Title Veterinary Technician 2 Job Title Veterinary Technician 2 - Pool Appointment Type Classified Staff Job Location Corvallis Position Appointment...
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Salem, OR (23 miles from Albany, OR)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
90+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Salem, OR (23 miles from Albany, OR)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
90+ 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 Office Manager

This Veterinary Assistant Online Certificate course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of veterinary practice and becoming a veterinary assistant working with...


Maintenance Technician

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Albany, OR

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

$35,937

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Albany, OR 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 (3.7%)
  • 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 Albany, OR
  • 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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