Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rockwall, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
At VCA Katy Trail, you can be the Veterinary Technician you have always wanted to be!...
1 day ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Richardson, TX (19 miles from Rockwall, TX)
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19 hours ago
Talent Care - Richardson, TX (19 miles from Rockwall, TX)
venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 33687...
19 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
Job Description: We are a fast paced, tech-driven, six doctor practice located just outside of Highland Park, TX seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician / Veterinary Assistant to join our team....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - McKinney, TX (23 miles from Rockwall, TX)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
9 days ago
Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
Endoscopy Tech UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas, Texas, United States 2 hours ago Icon-Share Description Certified Endoscopy Tech 7:30-4:00 Monday-Friday Job Summary Busy Inpatient /...
10 days ago
HIGH POINT VETERINARY SERVICE PC - Plano, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
Full time veterinary technician. Please do not submit resume unless all requirements are met. Requirements for position: -Have worked in a veterinary hospital for at least one year....
11 days ago
Dallas Zoo Management, Inc - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, following instructions and documenting animal care activities appropriately....
15 days ago
Talent Care - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
venipuncture, IV catheter placement, labwork, radiology, and pharmacology highly preferred Apply Now Type: Full Time (Hourly) Job ID: 31974...
17 days ago
Petco - Allen, TX (18 miles from Rockwall, TX)
C ome work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Petco Animal Supplies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified...
22 days ago
Petco - Terrell, TX (10 miles from Rockwall, TX)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
22 days ago
Medvet - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
You can expect to liaison between our Cardiologists and clients, assist with client education and scheduling, as well as manage patient appointments....
22 days ago
Medvet - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
22 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
You can expect to liaison between our Cardiologists and clients, assist with client education and scheduling, as well as manage patient appointments....
25 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - Dallas, TX (22 miles from Rockwall, TX)
This department is perfect for someone who can identify patient distress and react accordingly, enjoys phlebotomy, placing IV catheters, assisting with recovery and client follow up and education....
25 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Rockwall, TX

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

$33,496

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Rockwall, 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 Rockwall, 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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