Veterinary Technician Jobs in Nashville, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Franklin, TN (22 miles from Nashville, TN)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mount Juliet, TN (18 miles from Nashville, TN)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mount Juliet, TN (18 miles from Nashville, TN)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Nashville, TN
Job Description Veterinary Technician - ICU Nashville Veterinary Specialists + Animal Emergency (NVS) is seeking adaptable, hard-working, and highly motivated Veterinary Technicians for our fast-paced...
9 days ago
Vanderbilt Health - Nashville, TN
ANIMAL CARE KNOWLEDGE (NOVICE): Knowledgeable on the needs, treatment, and husbandry for different animal species. Able to ensure their welfare, nutrition, and safety....
13 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Nashville, TN
Job Description Veterinary Technician - Emergency / Critical Care (ECC) Nashville Veterinary Specialists + Animal Emergency (NVS) is seeking adaptable, hard-working, and highly motivated Licensed Veterinary...
16 days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN
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16 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mount Juliet, TN (18 miles from Nashville, TN)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
17 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Nashville, TN
Nashville Harding Road TN GI – NGS Endoscopy Center specialize in colon cancer screening and the treatment of gastrointestinal problems. We proudly serve the Middle Tennessee community in two...
17 days ago
Bluepearl - Nashville, TN
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
21 days ago
Asurion - Nashville, TN
Up to $50,000/year $2,500 Sign on Bonus after 90 Days of Employment Company Provided Van Annual Company Bonus (Up to 5%) Hours: Must be flexible to anywhere between Monday Friday 8:00 a.m. 5:00...
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22 days ago
Envision - Nashville, TN
Associated Endoscopy - Endoscopy Technician at Envision Healthcare in Hermitage, Tennessee Posted in Other about 1 hour ago. Job Description: Description Associated Endoscopy, LLC has multiple GI...
22 days ago
Priest Lake Veterinary Hospital - Antioch, TN (9 miles from Nashville, TN)
Veterinary Technician or experienced Veterinary Assistant Priest Lake Veterinary Hospital Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
22 days ago
Bluepearl - Franklin, TN (22 miles from Nashville, TN)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician Manager in Franklin, Tennessee Veterinary Technician Manager Franklin Tennessee Hospital Support Opening Statement BluePearl Franklin is now hiring!...
22 days ago
Priest Lake Veterinary Hospital - Antioch, TN (9 miles from Nashville, TN)
Part Time or full time veterinary tech or experienced veterinary medical assistant position available! We are a privately owned progressive practice treating dogs, cats, and exotics...birds,...
26 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Nashville, TN

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

$35,084

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Nashville, TN 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 Nashville, 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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