Veterinary Technician Jobs in Media, PA

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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Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (23 miles from Media, PA)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
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Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (23 miles from Media, PA)
care, research or formulations departments)....
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbury, NJ (16 miles from Media, PA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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4 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cherry Hill, NJ (21 miles from Media, PA)
Description: Certified Veterinary Technician Sign On Bonus up to $3k!...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Philadelphia, PA (13 miles from Media, PA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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4 hours ago
Zoetis - Philadelphia, PA (13 miles from Media, PA)
Are you a superstar in a clinical laboratory testing searching for somewhere to really shine? Are you excited about working in the veterinary space? Ready to take your experience and lead a...
3 days ago
Zoetis, Inc. - Exton, PA (14 miles from Media, PA)
Are you a superstar in a clinical laboratory testing searching for somewhere to really shine? Are you excited about working in the veterinary space? Ready to take your experience and lead a...
3 days ago
Vetcor - Cinnaminson, NJ (23 miles from Media, PA)
Cinnaminson Animal Hospital, a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add a Veterinary Technician to our friendly team....
3 hours ago
The Pet Mechanic - Philadelphia, PA 19106, PA (14 miles from Media, PA)
The Pet Mechanic is looking for an Experienced Veterinary Technician. This position is full time....
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Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (11 miles from Media, PA)
Saint Francis Veterinary Center of South Jersey - Turnersville, the world's only three-time finalist for AAHA Accredited North American Practice of the Year (2019 first place!) and New Jersey's...
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, PA (4 miles from Media, PA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (23 miles from Media, PA)
care, research or formulations departments)....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Willow Grove, PA (22 miles from Media, PA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Horsham, PA (23 miles from Media, PA)
., may include fetal evaluations, cholinesterase evaluations, or other skills in the animal care, research or formulations departments). Evaluate department processes for possible improvements....
7 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (11 miles from Media, PA)
It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing! We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business. Saint Francis Veterinary Center of South...
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Media, PA

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

$38,602

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Media, PA 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 Media, PA
  • 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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