Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fort Worth, 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 - Bedford, TX (13 miles from Fort Worth, 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 (23 miles from Fort Worth, 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
City of Irving - Irving, TX (22 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
In 2010, the City of Irving constructed a 26,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Animal Care Campus that includes cat condos with window views, a dog park and spacious kennels....
1 hour ago
Hospital Corporation of America - Irving, TX (22 miles from Fort Worth, 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...
18 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (22 miles from Fort Worth, 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
National Veterinary Associates - Grand Prairie, TX (19 miles from Fort Worth, 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....
3 hours ago
Alliance Animal Health - Arlington, TX (11 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
Proficient in sample collection, obtaining medical histories, processing laboratory tests and radiographs, anesthesia monitoring etc....
2 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Mansfield, TX (15 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
Veterinary Technicians must be confident in all aspects of basic and advanced animal care such as pet restraint, treatment, venous puncture and access lab work, procedures, pre/post-op surgical preparation...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (22 miles from Fort Worth, 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...
7 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Saginaw, TX (10 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
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...
8 days ago
Talent Care - Lewisville, TX (23 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
with venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Competitive salary based on experience....
9 days ago
Fort Worth, TX
required - Experience with IV catheter placement, venipuncture, dental prophylaxis, surgery preparation/monitoring/recovery, and most importantly client education - Surgical experience The hiring team...
10 days ago
The PARC Vet - Fort Worth, TX
We are currently hiring Overnight Veterinary Technicians who work one of two set schedules:4 11-hour shifts Monday - Thursday OR 3 13-hour shifts Friday - Sunday* Do you enjoy working with a team focused...
10 days ago
Anesthesia Tech 2 Prn Variable Shift - Grapevine, TX (20 miles from Fort Worth, TX)
Anesthesia Tech 2 - PRN Variable Shift Baylor Scott & White Health APPLY NOW Application First Name Last Name Email address Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab. By using...
13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Euless, TX (16 miles from Fort Worth, 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...
21 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Fort Worth, TX

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Fort Worth, 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 Fort Worth, 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 Fort Worth, 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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