Veterinary Technician Jobs in Lake Oswego, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Portland, OR (6 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
This role requires a strong technician skill set, applying his/her professional skills in anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, laboratory testing, patient care, and client education....
2 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Portland, OR (6 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
**Requirements:** Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) **Commitment beyond qualifications** **Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Beaverton, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
The Veterinary Technician will be required to manage the daily schedule (in partnership with Veterinarian Mobile)....
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Portland, OR (6 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Talent Care - Lake Oswego, OR
Job Duties and Responsibilities Responsibilities: Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent...
6 days ago
Talent Care - Lake Oswego, OR
Job Duties and Responsibilities Responsibilities: Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Hillsboro, OR (11 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Talent Care - Oregon City, OR (9 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Apply Now Berry Hill Veterinary Center is in search of a PAW-sitively awesome Veterinary Technician!...
7 days ago
Talent Care - Tigard, OR (6 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Job Duties and Responsibilities Responsibilities Proficiency in phlebotomy, catheter placement, anesthesia monitoring, dental prophies Perform quality full body and dental radiographs for subsequent...
7 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Wilsonville, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Job Summary: **Certified Veterinary Technician-up to $5,000 sign-on available!...
7 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Beaverton, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, 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...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wilsonville, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
8 days ago
PETCO - Happy Valley, OR (7 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
9 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Beaverton, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
This position will be providing training in support of research and animal care and husbandry for laboratory animals maintained at the Oregon National Primate Research Center, coordinating and completing...
11 days ago
Oregon Health & Science University - Beaverton, OR (8 miles from Lake Oswego, OR)
This positions primary focus will be training animal care and research staff, assisting in the onboarding of new staff joining the Division of Comparative Medicine and investigative labs, and maintaining...
12 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Lake Oswego, OR

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

$37,005

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Lake Oswego, OR offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Lake Oswego, 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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