Veterinary Technician Jobs in Kingwood, 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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Harris Health System - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Apply for Job Job ID 153132 Location Ben Taub General Hospital Hiring Range: Hourly Minimum to Midpoint: 16.60 18.61 Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular Add to Favorite Jobs Email...
1 day ago
Banfield - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
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Thrive Events - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
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PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is the veterinarians primary medical support....
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1 day ago PetWell Partners
VERGI Animal Emergency 247 - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Description Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
19 hours ago
VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX 77024, TX (21 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
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2 days ago VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7
PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) highly preferred. Professional appearance required; scrubs are to be worn at all times....
1 day ago
Lone Star Veterinary Hospital - Cypress, TX 77429, TX (23 miles from Kingwood, TX)
-Running exam rooms alongside the Dr. and other technicians/assistants - Bringing patients into an exam room, TPR, history taking, restraint of patients, competent communication and client education...
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Banfield - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Associated topics: animal care assistant, animal care attendant, animal care technician, assistant, vet assistant, vet attendant, vet technician, veterinary assistant, veterinary attendant, veterinary...
1 day ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (23 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Staff are involved in client education and help provide a comfort as families present for patient care. Compensation is dependent upon experience....
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1 day ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston
Petco - Spring, TX (8 miles from Kingwood, TX)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
3 days ago
Thrive Affordable Vet Care - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Lead Veterinary Technician - THRIVEDo you want to just go to work every day?Or do you want to THRIVE, THRIVE, THRIVE!? (click the link to learn more)THRIVE is different....
4 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking a Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
6 days ago
Petco - Spring, TX (8 miles from Kingwood, TX)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
6 days ago
PETCO - Spring, TX (8 miles from Kingwood, TX)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Kingwood, TX

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

$27,636

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Kingwood, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Kingwood, 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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