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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San Antonio Zoo - Olmos Park, TX (14 miles from Schertz, TX)
Do you enjoy working outside? Do you have a passion for working with tools? As a full-time Mechanic - Fleet for San Antonio Zoo, you are responsible for various job assignments regarding the train...
2 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
THRIVE is hiring Veterinary Technicians who want to focus on their passion for helping animals....
2 days ago
Schertz, TX
Between $15.00 and $21.77 Per Hour Position range in Alamo $9.58 - $14.03 Per hour Animal Services Technician SCHERTZ - CITY OF Occupation: Nonfarm Animal Caretakers Location: SCHERTZ, TX - 78154...
1 day ago
San Antonio Zoo - Olmos Park, TX (14 miles from Schertz, TX)
San Antonio Zoo is seeking to hire an entry-level full-time entry-level Maintenance Technician - Events. Are you experienced working with hand tools? Are you creative and think outside the box? Do...
6 hours ago
Kirby Animal Hospital - San Antonio, TX (10 miles from Schertz, TX)
Skills and Basic Qualifications: 1 - 5+ years of veterinary technician experience (certification/license preferred, but not required) Blood draws and IV catheter placement Anesthetic monitoring Dental...
Pathway Vet Alliance - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Position at THRIVE Affordable Vet Care Regional Traveling Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet Care San Antionio Area What makes the Locum Veterinary Technician role a great opportunity?...
2 days ago
Pima Medical Institute - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Direct the educational activities of the Veterinary Nursing Programs. Develop and manage the approved curriculum and design teaching schedule. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Supervise the activities of the...
3 days ago
City of San Antonio - San Antonio, TX (23 miles from Schertz, TX)
Ensures animals are fed, watered, and cared for in the kennel. Cleans and sanitizes kennel area, equipment, and outside areas of grounds....
20 hours ago
San Antonio Zoo - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Nutrition Technician Jobs Login 12-Jan-2022 to 26-Jan-2022 (CST) San Antonio, TX, USA 12.50 Hourly Part Time Employee discounts on merchandise, food, and entry including a zoo membership after 30...
4 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...
San Antonio Zoo - Olmos Park, TX (14 miles from Schertz, TX)
Are you an experienced part-time Nutrition Technician looking to work in a challenging, rewarding, and inspiring institution? San Antonio Zoo is looking for a qualified nutrition technician to...
6 days ago
Kitty Hawk Animal Hospital - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Details Posted: 14-Jan-22 Location: San Antonio, Texas Type: Full Time Required Education: DVM or equivalent Categories: Private Practice Occupation: Veterinarian Species: Canine Feline Mixed...
6 days ago
San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
It's about you and your loved one About the Position: Looking for Veterinary Technicians to help improve the quality of care given to the patients of Mission Veterinary Specialty and Emergency and to...
7 days ago
Aza - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
San Antonio Zoo Animal Care Specialist - Herpetology The San Antonio Zoo is seeking a full-time Animal Care Specialist in their Herpetology Department....
8 days ago
SeaWorld Parks - San Antonio, TX (16 miles from Schertz, TX)
Husbandry Assistant (Seasonal) Aquatica San Antonio At SeaWorld, we're passionate about caring for animals. In fact, we've already rescued over 37,000 animals (and counting!). And we can save you...
8 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Practice
Learn how to improve antimicrobial stewardship as a veterinary nurse or surgeon

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Virtual Work Experience and Exploring the Veterinary Profession
Get virtual vet work experience before embarking on a veterinary degree

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


Biomedical Equipment Technician Training: Maintenance & Repair
Maintaining and troubleshooting sophisticated medical instruments is not an easy task. In order to deliver effective care, the technician requires the knowledge of different aspects of biology and...

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Schertz, TX

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Schertz, TX offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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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