Veterinary Technician Jobs in Smyrna, 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 - Smyrna, 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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2 days ago
Vca - Murfreesboro, TN (16 miles from Smyrna, TN)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Franklin, TN (24 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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4 days ago Banfield Pet Hospital
AmSurg Corp. - Hermitage, TN (13 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Associated Endoscopy, LLC has multiple GI endoscopy procedure rooms with state-of-the art diagnostic equipment, individual recovery bays for added privacy and convenient valet parking. We are...
4 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Brentwood, TN (15 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred or equivalent experience....
4 days ago
Elm Hill Veterinary Clinic - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
vet tech/ assisistant Elm Hill Veterinary clinic Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab. By using this...
5 days ago
Bluepearl - Franklin, TN (24 miles from Smyrna, TN)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
7 days ago
Elm Hill Veterinary clinic - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Elm Hill Veterinary Clinic is a privately owned progressive high volume clinic. We are looking for a vet tech to help in our growing practice. Please contact Stacey King .... Send resume to ...
9 days ago
Nashville Veterinary Specialists - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Nashville Veterinary Specialists is a 24/7 veterinary specialty + emergency hospital. Our primary focus is to honor the human-animal bond in all we do, focusing on patient care, client experience,...
10 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brentwood, TN (15 miles from Smyrna, 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

16 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, 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...
19 days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
Veterinary Tech **_Job Summary:_** Provides veterinary technical services to promote and maintain health of research animals, with occasional guidance. Demonstrates knowledge of compliance with...
23 days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, TN)
ANIMAL CARE KNOWLEDGE (INTERMEDIATE)\: Knowledgeable on the needs, treatment, and husbandry for different animal species. Able to ensure their welfare, nutrition, and safety....
27 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Nashville, TN (20 miles from Smyrna, 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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30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Smyrna, TN

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

$35,084

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Smyrna, TN offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Smyrna, 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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