Veterinary Technician Jobs in Austin, TX

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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Round Rock, TX (22 miles from Austin, TX)
-Perform inventory, restocking and kennel duties as required....
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Austin, TX
Emergency Veterinary Technicians perform a variety of animal-health and client-education duties and ensure quality pet and client care....
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2 days ago
Austin, TX
Perform basic kennel duties as required. -Basic inventory and stocking duties as required....
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Austin, TX
Emergency Exam Room Veterinary Technicians perform a variety of animal-health and client-education duties and ensure quality pet and client care....
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1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Austin, TX
Pet Specialists of Austin is hiring an experienced Surgical Veterinary Technician to join our OUTSTANDING Surgery team! $1,500 SIGN ON BONUS & Relocation Bonus available. Opening January 2021!...
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2 days ago
Rosedale Veterinary Clinic - Austin, TX
Rosedale Veterinary Clinic is looking for a full-time Veterinary Technician to join our team and act as a mentor to other team members....
2 days ago
Pet Specialists of Austin - Austin, TX
Emergency Exam Room Veterinary Technicians perform a variety of animal-health and client-education duties and ensure quality pet and client care....
2 days ago
Austin, TX
We are an animal care hospital equipped to handle all medical and surgical needs. From Emergency Care Services to Advanced Diagnostic and Surgical Services....
2 days ago
Pet Specialists of Austin - Austin, TX
Emergency Veterinary Technicians perform a variety of animal-health and client-education duties and ensure quality pet and client care....
3 days ago
Austin, TX
AVES Veterinary Anesthesia Technician ________________________________________ Are you looking for a way to recharge your veterinary technician career?...
3 days ago
Austin, TX
Veterinary Radiology Technician Assistant (RTA) ________________________________________ Are you looking for a way to recharge your veterinary technician career?...
3 days ago
University of Texas at Austin - Austin, TX (3 miles from Austin, TX)
Job Posting Title: Research Engineering Scientist Assistant, Laboratory Technician (Melamed Lab), Department of Neurology, Dell Medical School ---- Hiring Department: Department of Neurology ----...
4 days ago
Kyle Animal Hospital - Kyle, TX 78640, TX (16 miles from Austin, TX)
Veterinary Technician needed for progressive, quality-driven, six-doctor veterinary clinic in beautiful Kyle, Texas....
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5 days ago Kyle Animal Hospital
Austin, TX
ARE YOU A SKILLED AND DEDICATED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN WHO IS LOOKING FOR A LONG-TERM POSITION?...
5 days ago
Lakeway Veterinary Clinic - Austin, TX (16 miles from Austin, TX)
**** $1,000 Sign On Bonus **** Inquire for details Veterinary Technician Our busy 5 doctor veterinary practice located in the heart of Lakeway is looking for Veterinary Technicians....
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6 days ago Lakeway Veterinary Clinic

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Austin, TX

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

$29,919

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Austin, TX 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 Austin, TX
  • 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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