Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sugar Land, 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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Fondren 5 Star Kennels Inc - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Leading pet resort in southwest Houston is looking for enthusiastic, dependable individuals to be full or part-time pet care technicians. The position includes responsibility for the pets in your...
2 days ago
VetCor - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Associated topics: animal care assistant, animal care attendant, assistant, attendant, vet assistant, vet technician, veterinary assistant, veterinary attendant, veterinary technician, technician...
1 day ago
The American College of Radiation Oncology - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Description Medical Oncologist at Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Medical Oncologist at Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists (GCVS) is currently seeking a Medical...
1 day ago
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Apply for Job Job ID 153132 Location Ben Taub General Hospital Hiring Range: Hourly Minimum to Midpoint: 16.60 18.61 Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular Add to Favorite Jobs Email...
1 day ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (24 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
4 days on, 4 days off schedule if desired Seeking compassionate, hardworking, and passionate, veterinary technicians with ICU, ER, or specialty experience who desire to help support ICU patient care...
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22 hours ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
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4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, 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...
4 days ago
Vca - Katy, TX (15 miles from Sugar Land, 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....
7 days ago
Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists & 24-Hour Care - Sugar Land, TX
Veterinary Technicians are the backbone of our veterinary hospital....
7 days ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston @ Wonder Pet Rehab - Cypress, TX (23 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Animal ER of NW Houston with Wonder Pet Rehab is seeking an experienced veterinary physical rehab therapist to join our rehab care team. We are a privately owned emergency practice in the...
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7 days ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston @ Wonder Pet Rehab
PetWell Partners - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
The Veterinary Technician is the veterinarians primary medical support....
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7 days ago PetWell Partners
Lone Star Veterinary Hospital - Cypress, TX 77429, TX (24 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
-Running exam rooms alongside the Dr. and other technicians/assistants - Bringing patients into an exam room, TPR, history taking, restraint of patients, competent communication and client education...
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7 days ago
Animal ER of Northwest Houston - Cypress, TX (24 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Staff are involved in client education and help provide a comfort as families present for patient care. Compensation is dependent upon experience....
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7 days ago Animal ER of Northwest Houston
Harris Health System - Houston, TX (18 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Job Profile JOB SUMMARY The Anesthesia Technician I (AT I) performs a variety of activities that support the Anesthesiology Service. The AT I assists anesthesiologists and Certified Registered...
8 days ago
Richmond, TX (5 miles from Sugar Land, TX)
Veterinary Technician Experienced full time veterinary technician needed for small animal practice in Richmond Texas....
8 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sugar Land, TX

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

$27,636

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Sugar Land, 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 Sugar Land, 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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