Veterinary Technician Jobs in La Marque, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Galveston, TX (13 miles from La Marque, TX)
Job Description Applies medical nursing knowledge attained through hands-on experience and/or formal education to assist veterinarians in clinical setting, providing support for a variety of...
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Pearland, TX (22 miles from La Marque, TX)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team....
3 days ago
University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX (13 miles from La Marque, TX)
Provides specialized animal care, including quarantine, biohazard and sterile housing. Ensures equipment in animal rooms are functioning properly....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Pearland, TX (22 miles from La Marque, 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...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pearland, TX (22 miles from La Marque, TX)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT)#CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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3 days ago
Memorial Hermann - Pearland, TX (22 miles from La Marque, TX)
PRN Anesthesia Tech, 8:30am-5pm Memorial Hermann Health System Pearland, TX Part-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert. Get similar jobs sent to your email Save Job Details At Memorial...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Webster, TX (16 miles from La Marque, TX)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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60+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - League City, TX (12 miles from La Marque, TX)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in La Marque, TX

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

$27,636

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in La Marque, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 La Marque, 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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