Veterinary Technician Jobs in Missouri City, 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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Vetcor - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Our Veterinary Technicians play an integral role in providing excellent care to our patients as well as serving as major communicators for our hospital....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sugar Land, TX (9 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
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2 days ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Routine Animal Care & Specialized Animal Procedures : Performs daily animal care and health flagging for assigned areas, including those requiring specialized training such as large animal (USDA-covered...
3 days ago
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
CCM provides the highest quality veterinary and animal care and acts as a resource for the faculty on veterinary and scientific issues relating to the use of laboratory animals....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pearland, TX (14 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Memorial Hermann - Pearland, TX (14 miles from Missouri City, 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...
5 days ago
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking a Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
5 days ago
MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
With Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), no experience required....
6 days ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
With Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), no experience required....
6 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician 2 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
10 days ago
Charles River Labs - Houston, TX (14 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician 2 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
11 days ago
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (19 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Job Profile JOB SUMMARY The Anesthesia Technician I (AT I) performs a variety of activities that support the Anesthesiology Service. The AT I assists anesthesiologists and Certified Registered...
12 days ago
Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists & 24-Hour Care - Sugar Land, TX 77478, TX (9 miles from Missouri City, TX)
Veterinary Technicians are the backbone of our veterinary hospital....
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15 days ago Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists & 24-Hour Care

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Missouri City, TX

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

$27,636

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Missouri City, 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 Missouri City, 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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