Veterinary Technician Jobs in Houston, 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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City of Houston - Houston, TX
Applications must be submitted online at: [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIAN....
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - League City, TX (24 miles from Houston, TX)
Duties will include: - Venipuncture, IV Catheter placement and anesthesia experience a must! Maintaining medical records. Preparing surgical suite and surgical patients. Filling prescriptions....
8 hours ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
technicians; diagnoses physical condition and presents diagnostic and treatment alternatives to the client being sensitive to their emotional as well financial needs Performs medical and surgical procedures...
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Pearland, TX (15 miles from Houston, 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 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Pearland, TX (15 miles from Houston, TX)
Location: VCA Westside Animal Clinic 9223 W Broadway #107 Pearland, TX 77584 We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team....
8 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Kingwood, TX (17 miles from Houston, TX)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Physical examinations and patient assessment Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Radiology Laboratory...
3 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Kingwood, TX (17 miles from Houston, TX)
Are you looking to be a part of a hospital team that feels like family, while having the support and resources to push your career forward? If so, we would love to connect with you! VCA Kingwood...
3 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Houston, TX
We are opening the ETOC positions to support nursing operations and mentor veterinary technicians within each Thrive ecosystem, (each ecosystem consists of approximately 12-25 Thrive Pet Healthcare...
4 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Kingwood, TX (17 miles from Houston, TX)
Job Description Technicians assist with patient care and treatment . Monitor hospitalized pets / Monitor/aid in caring for animals after surgery . Maintain inventory and stocking . Restrain...
4 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
5 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
5 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
5 days ago
Lakefield Veterinary Group - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
Details Posted: 13-Jan-22 Location: Sugar Land, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Internal...
5 days ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (23 miles from Houston, TX)
Staff are involved in client education and help provide a comfort as families present for patient care. Compensation is dependent upon experience....
Emancipet - Houston, TX
Emancipet is expanding and hiring for veterinary technicians for our Houston Clinics - no experience necessary!...
5 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Houston, TX

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

$27,636

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Houston, 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 Houston, 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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