Veterinary Technician Jobs in Pearland, 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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Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
Job Summary We are seeking a Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Houston, TX....
2 days ago
Thrive Affordable Vet Care - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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....
1 day ago
Vergi Animal Emergency 24/7 - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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....
3 days ago
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
Description Job Description Summary: Surgery Technicians are under the direct guidance and supervision of the Surgery Technical Staff Supervisors, Ryan Buck, CEO and the doctors. Occupants of this...
5 days ago
City Houston - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
Job Information The City of Houston SENIOR ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIAN in Houston, Texas SENIOR ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIAN Print Apply SENIOR ANIMAL CARE TECHNICIAN Salary $15.60 - $18.25 Hourly Location 2700...
6 days ago
Houston Methodist - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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...
6 days ago
City of Houston, TX - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
Associated topics: animal care assistant, animal care attendant, animal care technician, assistant, attendant, vet assistant, vet attendant, veterinary assistant, veterinary technician, technician...
7 days ago
Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists And 24 Hour Emergency Care - Sugar Land, TX (21 miles from Pearland, TX)
Having expanded our surgery section to include 5 state of the art Operating Rooms, with scope towers, fluoroscopy, Ligasure, image viewing monitors, and a talented team of veterinary technicians, we...
7 days ago
Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists And 24 Hour Emergency Care - Sugar Land, TX (21 miles from Pearland, TX)
Radiologist - Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists - Sugar Land, TX Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists and 24 Hour Emergency Care Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two...
7 days ago
University of Texas M.D. Anderson - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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...
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
The following are minimum qualifications related to the Animal Care Technician 3 position: HSD/GED OR Associates degree with minimum of 3 years' animal care and husbandry experience, LAT Certification...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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...
9 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, 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...
9 days ago
City of Houston - Houston, TX (14 miles from Pearland, TX)
Assigns and coordinates the daily work activities of Animal Care Technicians. Assists in training and counseling Animal Care Technicians in the performance of their job duties....
10 days ago
PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (15 miles from Pearland, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is the veterinarians primary medical support....
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Virtual Work Experience and Exploring the Veterinary Profession

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

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Pearland, TX

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Pearland, 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 Pearland, 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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