Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carrollton, 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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Medvet - Dallas, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Patient discharge and client education Who you are : State Registered Veterinary Technician license preferred Prior veterinary experience required, previous internal medicine or anesthesia experience...
1 day ago
Vca - Bedford, TX (15 miles from Carrollton, TX)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
6 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Allen, TX (18 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Allen, TX (18 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Jobot - Frisco, TX (16 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Come join a successful privately owned group just north of Dallas! This Jobot Job is hosted by: Dustin Fadale Are you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply on company site" button and...
20 hours ago
PetWell Partners - Dallas, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
We are seeking a well-experienced Veterinary Technician to join our fast-paced clinics....
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8 hours ago PetWell Partners
GPAC - Aubrey, TX (22 miles from Carrollton, TX)
One of the best veterinary practices in the area is actively looking for a Lead Veterinary Technician to join their team!...
5 hours ago
CornerStone Staffing - Dallas, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
CornerStone Staffing is currently seeking a Veterinary Technician for a client in Dallas!...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lewisville, TX (14 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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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2 days ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Plano, TX (11 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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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3 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Plano, TX (11 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Digestive Health Center of Plano is currently searching for Full – Time Endoscopy Technician to work Mondays – Fridays who can work cooperatively with staff and physicians and perform a variety of...
3 days ago
Denton, TX (23 miles from Carrollton, TX)
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3 days ago
HCA Healthcare - Dallas, TX (12 miles from Carrollton, TX)
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the nurse manager and director, the anesthesia technician assumes responsibility for the working order and...
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3 days ago
PetWell Partners - Hurst, TX (19 miles from Carrollton, TX)
We are seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our fast-paced clinic and team....
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4 days ago PetWell Partners
PetWell Partners - Farmers Branch, TX (1 mile from Carrollton, TX)
You must be confident in all aspects of basic and advanced animal care, including but not limited to restraint, taking radiographs, assisting in surgery/anesthetic monitoring, IV catheter placement,...
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4 days ago PetWell Partners

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Carrollton, TX

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

$33,496

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Carrollton, 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 Carrollton, 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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