Veterinary Technician Jobs in Pasadena, 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.

Search Veterinary Technician Jobs

1-15 of 44 Jobs
Fondren 5 Star Kennels Inc - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Leading pet resort in southwest Houston is looking for enthusiastic, dependable individuals to be full or part-time pet care technicians. The position includes responsibility for the pets in your...
1 day ago
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Description Job PurposeCompletes more complex animal caretaking duties & begins to specialize in the care of individual species. All actions are completed by strictly & consistently following...
2 days ago
Southern Veterinary Partners - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
#LVTSJ Associated topics: animal care assistant, animal care attendant, animal care technician, assistant, attendant, vet assistant, vet attendant, veterinary assistant, veterinary attendant, veterinary...
2 days ago
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Anesthesia Technician I Harris Health System Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab. By using this feature you agree to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy...
2 days ago
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, 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...
14 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 days ago
VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Description Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
4 days ago
PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is the veterinarians primary medical support....
Direct Apply

6 days ago PetWell Partners
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, 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...
6 days ago
VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX 77024, TX (18 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
Remote Work
Quick Apply

7 days ago VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7
Thrive Affordable Vet Care - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, 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....
9 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking a Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
11 days ago
Vergi Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Veterinary Tech at VERGI Animal Emergency 24/7 Houston, TX 77024 About the Job Veterinary Technician wanted for 24-hour emergency and critical care hospital....
11 days ago
Houston Methodist - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Work Shift: DAY Work Week: M - F Job Summary At Houston Methodist, the Veterinary Technician is responsible for participating in all aspects of the health and welfare of laboratory animals, including...
14 days ago
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Houston, TX (10 miles from Pasadena, TX)
Routine Animal Care : Performs daily animal care and health flagging for assigned area and may assist with daily animal care for assigned area, including areas requirement specialized and/or additional...
15 days ago

Demographic Data for Pasadena, TX

Moving to Pasadena, TX? Find some basic demographic data about Pasadena, TX below.


145,975
2,466
Medium/Lg

Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Practice

Vets and human health professionals both have a responsibility to address the challenge of antimicrobial stewardship. Veterinary nurses, surgeons and pharmacists need the skills to prescribe...


Virtual Work Experience and Exploring the Veterinary Profession

The COVID-19 pandemic means that many potential vet students cannot undertake animal handling work experience.

On this course, youll get insight into the reality of life as a vet so that...


Become Pharmacy Technician in Canada. PEBC Technician MCQ
In order to become regulated (certified) a pharmacy technician must satisfy the requirements of the Pharmacy Examining Board of Canada (PEBC) by completing successfully the Qualifying Exam divided...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Pasadena, TX

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

$27,636

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Veterinary Technician positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Pasadena, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • 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 Pasadena, 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Veterinary Technician Related Career Advice Articles

Guide to Veterinary Technician Societies

A brief guide to veterinary technician societies approved by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA).


How to Break into Veterinary Telehealth

Considering exploring a career in veterinary telemedicine? Here's what you need to know.


How Long Does It Take to Become a Veterinarian?

If you’ve dreamed of working with animals but aren’t sure how to become a veterinarian, read our guide to educational requirements, salaries, and more.