Veterinary Technician Jobs in Johnston, RI

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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Animal Hospital Of Putnam - Putnam, CT (18 miles from Johnston, RI)
Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education....
1 day ago
Wolf Rock Animal Health Center - Exeter, RI 02822, RI (20 miles from Johnston, RI)
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2 days ago
Vetcor - Riverside, RI (9 miles from Johnston, RI)
Expected duties are 65% Room assistant/technician, 25% client education, 5% hospital maintenance/cleaning and 5% getting to know your team and maintaining that comradery. Great support staff!...
1 day ago
Vetcor - Millis, MA (24 miles from Johnston, RI)
Main Street Veterinary Hospital, a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add an experienced veterinary technician to our friendly team....
1 day ago
Lifespan - Providence, RI (5 miles from Johnston, RI)
Maintains cleanliness of general animal care facilities which may include washing walls sinks and equipment. May assist in ordering receiving and stocking materials and supplies....
6 days ago
MassRI Veterinary ER - Swansea, MA (15 miles from Johnston, RI)
Mass-RI Veterinary ER is a 24 hour emergency facility located in Swansea Ma. We are seeking a full time emergency and critical care technician. Emergency experience is preferred. Technician...
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9 days ago
PetCo - Smithfield, RI (5 miles from Johnston, RI)
Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified...
9 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Warwick, RI (8 miles from Johnston, RI)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bellingham, MA (17 miles from Johnston, RI)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - North Attleboro, MA (13 miles from Johnston, RI)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Johnston, RI
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - North Attleboro, MA (13 miles from Johnston, RI)
#NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
15 days ago
Diamond Hill Animal Clinic - Cumberland, RI (9 miles from Johnston, RI)
Diamond Hill Animal Clinic, a 2 doctor, privately owned, AAHA accredited, small animal clinic in Cumberland RI has an opening for a full time CVT. Ideal candidate would have a strong work ethic,...
15 days ago
Wolf Rock Animal Health Center - Exeter, RI (20 miles from Johnston, RI)
Veterinary Technician -Integrative Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Technician -Integrative Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Technician -Integrative Veterinary Medicine Wolf Rock Animal Health Center is...
15 days ago
Animal Hospital Of Putnam - Putnam, CT (18 miles from Johnston, RI)
Our goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education....
19 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Johnston, RI

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

$34,957

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Johnston, RI 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 Johnston, RI
  • 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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