Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hurst, 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 (21 miles from Hurst, 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 (3 miles from Hurst, 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 (15 miles from Hurst, 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 Hurst, 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 (21 miles from Hurst, 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 (21 miles from Hurst, TX)
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Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX (21 miles from Hurst, TX)
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Dallas College - Dallas, TX (21 miles from Hurst, 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...
20 hours ago
City of Irving - Irving, TX (13 miles from Hurst, 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....
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Hospital Corporation of America - Irving, TX (13 miles from Hurst, 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 (13 miles from Hurst, 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
Veterinary Practice Partners - Carrollton, TX (19 miles from Hurst, 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...
8 hours ago
National Veterinary Associates - Grand Prairie, TX (10 miles from Hurst, 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....
2 hours ago
Alliance Animal Health - Arlington, TX (12 miles from Hurst, TX)
Proficient in sample collection, obtaining medical histories, processing laboratory tests and radiographs, anesthesia monitoring etc....
2 hours ago
Treat VetMed - Lewisville, TX (18 miles from Hurst, 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...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hurst, TX

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

$33,496

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Hurst, 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 Hurst, 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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