Veterinary Technician Jobs in Schertz, 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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Alakaina Family of Companies - Fort Sam Houston, TX (12 miles from Schertz, TX)
Cleaning and sanitizing animal rooms, facility and animal care equipment and associated animal facility areas Administering clinical treatments (topical, oral, subcutaneous, intravenous, and intradermal...
3 days ago
Spring Branch Veterinary Hospital - Spring Branch, TX (24 miles from Schertz, TX)
Must be proficient in all technical skills including Veterinary Assisting, IV Catheterization, Anesthesia Monitoring, Surgical Preparation, Patient Recovery and have great Communication Skills.This...
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3 days ago Spring Branch Veterinary Hospital
Spring Branch, TX (24 miles from Schertz, TX)
Spring Branch Veterinary Hospital is seeking an experienced Veterinary Technician to fill a full time position. We are a small animal practice north of San Antonio in Spring Branch, Texas....
4 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Perrin-410 Animal Hospital is looking to add a Veterinary Technician to our amazing team! Here at Perrin-410, we pride ourselves on our highly trained, superior veterinary staff....
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4 days ago
Vca - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, 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....
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, 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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8 days ago
SeaWorld Parks - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Husbandry Assistant I (Zoological) Aquatica San Antonio Primary Purpose: To provide basic support to Zoological team as it relates to maintaining animal habitats; food preparation and basic...
9 days ago
San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
We are currently hiring now 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...
9 days ago
County Line Veterinary Clinic - New Braunfels, TX (15 miles from Schertz, TX)
Our facility is searching for a dedicated team member to join its staff as a Veterinary Technician....
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12 days ago
Alaka'ina Foundation Family Of Companies - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Cleaning and sanitizing animal rooms, facility and animal care equipment and associated animal facility areas Administering clinical treatments (topical, oral, subcutaneous, intravenous, and intradermal...
15 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, 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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18 days ago
Alakaina Family of Companies - Fort Sam Houston, TX (12 miles from Schertz, TX)
The Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) or Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) certification is required or must be obtained within 12 months of hire....
18 days ago
Laulima Government Solutions - Fort Sam Houston, TX (12 miles from Schertz, TX)
The Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT) or Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) certification is required or must be obtained within 12 months of hire....
19 days ago
Bluepearl - New Braunfels, TX (15 miles from Schertz, TX)
Possessesa working knowledge of anesthesia/monitoring equipment and assist with patients assigned ASA I or II classifications....
22 days ago
General Dynamics - IT - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
REQ#: RQ67663 Veterinary / Animal Surgical Technician (Evergreen) (Open)Travel Required: None Public Trust: NACLC (T3) Requisition Type: Pipeline Job Description GDIT s military health team is...
25 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Schertz, TX

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

$31,566

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Schertz, 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 Schertz, 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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