Veterinary Technician Jobs in Springfield, 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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Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (22 miles from Springfield, PA)
Oncology Veterinary Technician The ideal candidate has specialty veterinary experience with a broad knowledge of veterinary science including pharmacology and oncology with strong logic and math skills...
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14 hours ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (22 miles from Springfield, PA)
monitoring Able to perform CPCR Ability to calculate CRI’s and medication calculations Knowledge of fluid pumps and fluid set up, including syringe pumps and administration Skills/Qualifications: One...
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14 hours ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Emancipet - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Springfield, PA)
Emancipet is expanding and hiring veterinary technicians for our Philadelphia Clinic - no experience necessary!...
2 days ago
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (22 miles from Springfield, PA)
Emergency Veterinary Technician Responsibilities and Skills: Ability to triage patients and determine level of urgency Able to perform venipuncture for emergencies with a basic knowledge of hematology...
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14 hours ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Zoetis, Inc. - Exton, PA (17 miles from Springfield, 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...
1 day ago
Zoetis - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Springfield, 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...
1 day ago
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (22 miles from Springfield, PA)
Phlebotomy and basic knowledge of hematology and “normals” Basic knowledge of anesthetic drugs, protocols, and anesthesia monitoring Medical record keeping, client communication (particularly in regards...
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14 hours ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, PA
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
The Pet Mechanic - Philadelphia, PA 19106, PA (10 miles from Springfield, PA)
The Pet Mechanic is looking for an Experienced Veterinary Technician. This position is full time....
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3 days ago The Pet Mechanic
Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (11 miles from Springfield, 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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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, PA
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
YMCA of the Upper Main Line - Berwyn, PA (9 miles from Springfield, PA)
Responsibilities: Assist with the upkeep our Environmental Education Center Perform small animal care Ensure live exhibits and 54 acre property provides the opportunities for learning Develop and enhance...
5 days ago
Charles River - Horsham, PA (20 miles from Springfield, PA)
., may include fetal evaluations, cholinesterase evaluations, or other skills in the animal care, research or formulations departments). Evaluate department processes for possible improvements....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Warminster, PA (24 miles from Springfield, PA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Wilmington, DE (17 miles from Springfield, PA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
5 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Springfield, PA

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

$38,602

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Springfield, PA 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 Springfield, 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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