Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dallas, 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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VCA Animal Hospitals - Dallas, TX
& vision insurance Long and short term disability insurance Paid parental leave Paid vacation and sick time 401 (k) Pet care discount Skills & Qualifications: Veterinary technician with a minimum of...
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Bedford, TX (19 miles from Dallas, TX)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Flower Mound, TX (24 miles from Dallas, TX)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Coppell, TX (15 miles from Dallas, TX)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Dallas, TX
Skills required include: Required: Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT/RVT) or equally qualified with specialty experience....
2 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX
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1 day ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX
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1 day ago
The University of Texas at Dallas - Richardson, TX (12 miles from Dallas, TX)
Details Posted: 19-Jan-22 Location: Richardson, Texas Salary: Open Categories: Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory Staff/Administrative Internal Number: 17703 Posting Number: S03830P...
2 days ago
Dallas College - Dallas, TX
Working Title Lab Manager Job Title Code CWE Salary Level N05 Salary Range (Full-Time) $53,000 - $84,800 (dependent on experience and other considerations) Hourly Rate (Part-Time) $25.48 per hour...
19 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (8 miles from Dallas, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Description - External Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than...
2 days ago
Hospital Corporation of America - Irving, TX (8 miles from Dallas, TX)
Patient Care Tech - Day Surgery ( Job Number: 06742-161926 ) Description Patient Care Technician - Day Surgery Schedule: Full-time, Days, No Weekends Location: Medical City Las Colinas Medical...
17 hours ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Carrollton, TX (12 miles from Dallas, TX)
Seeking an independent, compassionate Technician to join our team! Why All Creatures Veterinary Center in Carrollton, TX? We're focused on making sure our hospital has the right tools to allow our...
7 hours ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Rowlett, TX (15 miles from Dallas, TX)
limited to: Educating clients Entering charges Medical progress client callbacks Drawing blood on animals Tracheal tube intubations on animals Surgical monitoring on animals IV catheter placement on...
1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Grand Prairie, TX (11 miles from Dallas, TX)
We are willing to train a motivated individual in other in-depth veterinary technician skills and tasks that are specific to our clinic and our standards of being an AAHA accredited animal clinic....
1 hour ago
Alliance Animal Health - Arlington, TX (23 miles from Dallas, TX)
Proficient in sample collection, obtaining medical histories, processing laboratory tests and radiographs, anesthesia monitoring etc....
1 hour ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Dallas, TX

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

$33,496

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Dallas, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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 Dallas, 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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