Veterinary Technician Jobs in Jbsa Ft Sam 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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Bennett Aerospace, Inc. - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Experience with inpatient/trauma-registry coding, ICD-9/10 coding required At least two years of Veterinary Technician experience is preferred Ability to travel up to 10% annually....
2 days ago
HCA - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem Opening in March 2009, Methodist Stone Oak Hospital continues to grow and build on our reputation as a hospital where high-tech and high-touch come...
2 days ago
San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
The new team member will require strong knowledge and skills for the following: *Administering injections *Drawing blood *Placing IV catheters *Fluid administration *Surgery Prep *Monitoring pets under...
12 hours ago
Alamo Ranch Animal Hospital - San Antonio, TX 78253, TX (21 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
We are currently now hiring and looking for the right team member. Alamo Ranch Animal Hospital is looking for enthusiastic and outgoing team members. The hospital is located in the fast-growing...
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16 hours ago
Methodist Hospital - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Description SHIFT: No Weekends SCHEDULE: Full-time D o you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your...
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1 day ago
National Veterinary Associates - Selma, TX (12 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Job Description Head Veterinary Technician Retama Equine Hospital is looking for a full-time, enthusiastic head equine veterinary technician to join our growing team!...
7 hours ago
San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Busy 1 Veterinarian practice is looking for the right person- that person would be a punctual- people and animal friendly person that is not afraid of working with large or small animals.
12 hours ago
Bennett Aerospace - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Experience with inpatient/trauma-registry coding, ICD-9/10 coding required At least two years of Veterinary Technician experience is preferred Ability to travel up to 10% annually....
2 days ago
Department of Defense - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Position requires a licensed Veterinary Technician, Certified Veterinary Technician, Registered Veterinary Technician or equivalent licensure is required. Immunization screening is required....
2 days ago
Bluepearl - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Patient Care in San Antonio, Texas Veterinary Technician - Patient Care San Antonio Texas Hospital Support Opening Statement BluePearl Specialty + Emergency...
3 days ago
Alaka'ina Foundation Family Of Companies - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Job Information Alakaina Foundation Family of Companies Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technician II in Fort Sam Houston, Texas Position Description Laboratory Animal Veterinary Technician II Location...
3 days ago
Alakaina Family of Companies - Fort Sam Houston, TX
Cleaning and sanitizing animal rooms, facility and animal care equipment and associated animal facility areas Administering clinical treatments (topical, oral, subcutaneous, intravenous, and intradermal...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Perrin-410 Animal Hospital is looking to add a Veterinary Technician to our amazing team! Here at Perrin-410, we pride ourselves on our highly trained, superior veterinary staff....
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7 days ago
Vca - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, 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....
9 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (5 miles from Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX)
Emergency Pet Clinic - San Antonio is now hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team! $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!...
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12 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX

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

$31,566

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Jbsa Ft Sam Houston, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • 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 Jbsa Ft Sam 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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