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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University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Key Functions Routine Animal Care and Specialized Animal Procedures : Changes animal cages (primarily mouse cages) as scheduled....
16 hours ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Routine Animal Care & Specialized Animal Procedures Changes animal cages (primarily mouse cages) as scheduled....
1 day ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (23 miles from Kingwood, TX)
4 days on, 4 days off schedule if desired Seeking compassionate, hardworking, and passionate, veterinary technicians with ICU, ER, or specialty experience who desire to help support ICU patient care...
City of Houston, TX - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
May assist BARC management, the veterinary staff and other individuals in animal care, surgery or related procedures....
4 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Kingwood, 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...
6 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Kingwood, 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...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
CVT/LVT/RVT (preferred, but not required) Outstanding client education skills on wellness & preventive care Proficient venipuncture, IV-catheter, and injection administration skills Full knowledge to...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, 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...
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Kingwood, 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...
7 days 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....
Emancipet - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
Emancipet is expanding and hiring for veterinary technicians for our Houston Clinics - no experience necessary!...
8 days ago
Talent Care - Tomball, TX (21 miles from Kingwood, TX)
, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 64109...
8 days ago
Talent Care - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 64108...
8 days ago
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
, guidelines and Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care (AAALAC) accreditation standards....
10 days ago
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (17 miles from Kingwood, TX)
With Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), no experience required....
13 days ago

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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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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Kingwood, 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 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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