Veterinary Technician Jobs in San Antonio, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Selma, TX (16 miles from San Antonio, 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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2 days ago
O'Connor Road Animal Hospital - San Antonio, TX
O'Connor Road Animal Hospital located in the BEAUTIFUL San Antonio, TX is looking to add talented, ambitious Veterinary Technicians to their growing team!...
18 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Balcones Heights, TX
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to join our overnight team....
2 days ago
Callaghan Road Animal Hospital PPLC - San Antonio, TX
Must have at least 2 years experience in the position of Veterinarian Technician. The right candidate can perform a blood draw, intubate, administer vaccinations and have general knowledge vaccine...
10 hours ago
General Dynamics - San Antonio, TX
Responsibilities for this Position Location: USA TX Lackland AFB Full Part/Time: Full time Job Req: RQ67663 Type of Requisition: Pipeline Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None Clearance...
8 hours ago
HCA - San Antonio, TX
Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem With over 370 beds Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery,...
4 days ago
Alamo Ranch Animal Hospital - San Antonio, TX 78253, TX (15 miles from San Antonio, TX)
We are currently now hiring and looking for the right team member. Alamo Ranch Animal Hospital is looking for enthusiastic and outgoing team members. The hospital is located in the fast-growing...
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7 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX
Emergency Pet Clinic - San Antonio is now hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team! $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!...
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13 days ago
Hospital Corporation of America - San Antonio, TX
Anesthesia Technician at HCA Healthcare in San Antonio, Texas Posted in Other about 7 hours ago. ------------ Job Description: Description SHIFT: No Weekends SCHEDULE: Full-time Do you have a...
27 days ago
Kothmann Pet Hospital - San Antonio, TX
We have a full IDEXX lab as well as new anesthesia monitoring equipment and digital Xray. Weekend duties are alternated between staff members....
30+ days ago
Bennett Aerospace - San Antonio, TX
Job Information Bennett Aerospace MWD Clinical Data Specialist (Veterinary Technician / RN Abstractor / Auditor) in San Antonio, Texas About Us: Bennett Aerospace, Inc. is headquartered in the Research...
30+ days ago
Bennett Aerospace, Inc. - San Antonio, TX
Experience with inpatient/trauma-registry coding, ICD-9/10 coding required At least two years of Veterinary Technician experience is preferred Ability to travel up to 10% annually....
30+ days ago
Bennett Aerospace - San Antonio, TX
Experience with inpatient/trauma-registry coding, ICD-9/10 coding required At least two years of Veterinary Technician experience is preferred Ability to travel up to 10% annually....
30+ days ago
Vca - San Antonio, TX
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - San Antonio, 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

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in San Antonio, TX

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

$31,566

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in San Antonio, 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 San Antonio, 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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