Veterinary Technician Jobs in Corvallis, 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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Corvallis, OR
Duties will include, but are not limited to: Anesthesia monitoring and recovery (Gas anesthesia experience preferred) Venipuncture IV Catheter Placement Patient admission, history intake, telephone...
6 days ago
Oregon State University - Corvallis, 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...
13 days ago
Oregon State University Veterinary Medicine - Corvallis, OR
This Veterinary Technician Anesthesia position closes at midnight January 31 st 2021 Oregon State Universitys (OSU) Lois Bates Acheson Veterinary Teaching Hospital seeks one full-time, Certified Veterinary...
17 days ago
Oregon State University - Corvallis, OR
Assist veterinarians, veterinary technicians, veterinary students, and animal owners with sample-related issues, including availability of tests at VDL and outside laboratories, proper specimen for...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Corvallis, OR

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

$41,405

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Corvallis, OR offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Corvallis, 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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