Veterinary Technician Jobs in Garland, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (20 miles from Garland, 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...
11 hours ago
Talent Care - Richardson, TX (7 miles from Garland, TX)
contribute to a positive work environment Strong English written and verbal language skills Animal care, restraints, client/customer interaction experience required Experience with venipuncture, IV...
1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
Skills required include: Required: Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT/RVT) or equally qualified with specialty experience....
8 hours ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - Coppell, TX (21 miles from Garland, 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....
6 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - McKinney, TX (17 miles from Garland, 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...
1 day ago
DVSC - Plano, TX (15 miles from Garland, TX)
Including but not limited to, the placement of IV catheters, blood draws, radiographs, intubation, surgical prep, and anesthetic monitoring....
Treat VetMed - Lewisville, TX (22 miles from Garland, TX)
Treat VetMed is currently hiring for many technical positions including: Assistant Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Technician, Senior Veterinary Technician, Technician Team Leader and Technical Service...
Aza - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
Supervise animal care and ensure habitats meet compliance of facility specific policies and procedures....
3 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Plano, TX (10 miles from Garland, TX)
Job Description Are you looking to be a part of an amazing team of people who get to help provide state of the art healthcare to our companion animals? Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center - Plano...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Irving, TX (20 miles from Garland, 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...
4 days ago
ezyVet Limited - Frisco, TX (21 miles from Garland, TX)
We're hiring our next generation of Veterinary Technician Software Trainers and have a small army of former Practice Managers, Veterinary Technicians and Veterinary Receptionists who have already made...
6 days ago
Medvet - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
9 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
catheter placement on animals Radiographs on animals Restraining Performing lab work Hospitalization monitoring We offer a competitive benefits package for our Veterinary Technicians / Vet Techs which...
13 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
catheter placement on animals Radiographs on animals Restraining Performing lab work Hospitalization monitoring We offer a competitive benefits package for our Veterinary Technicians / Vet Techs which...
13 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX (14 miles from Garland, TX)
This team runs point on allergy testing, ear and skin cytology, skin scraping, fine needle aspiration, biopsies and cultures, as well as client education and collaboration....
13 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Garland, TX

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

$33,496

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Garland, 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 Garland, 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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