Veterinary Technician Jobs in Memphis, TN

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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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Memphis, TN
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
4 days ago
The Pet Hospitals - Memphis, TN
The Pet Hospitals is pleased to announce FREE HOUSING for students competing an externship or just visiting for a few days! The Pet Hospitals has 7 locations throughout Memphis, Tennessee with a...
10 days ago
Arlington & East Memphis Pet Hospitals & Resorts - Arlington, TN (21 miles from Memphis, TN)
We are looking for team oriented staff to joing our work family that possess strong background in customer service, multi-tasking administrative skills, and/or history of veterinary assisting/nursing...
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13 days ago  Arlington & East Memphis Pet Hospitals & Resorts
Barks and Medication - Memphis, TN (12 miles from Memphis, TN)
Have your worked at an emergency clinic and love the advance technical skills you get to use but want a day shift with a slower pace? We are that place. We are looking for staff members who will...
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13 days ago Barks and Medication
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Memphis, TN
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
15 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Memphis, TN
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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18 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Memphis, TN
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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19 days ago
City of Memphis - Memphis, TN
Assists in the training of new personnel by answering questions, demonstrating animal care techniques, and sharing knowledge of departmental policies....
24 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Memphis, TN
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
30+ days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Memphis, TN
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
30+ days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Memphis, TN
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
30+ days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Cordova, TN (16 miles from Memphis, TN)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Memphis, TN
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Memphis, TN

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

$29,361

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Memphis, TN 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 Memphis, TN
  • 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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