Veterinary Technician Jobs in American Fork, UT

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 - Orem, UT (8 miles from American Fork, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Orem, UT (8 miles from American Fork, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (20 miles from American Fork, UT)
W e are looking for: Emergency Veterinary Technician Assistant Never a dull moment in the ER department! Our patients need constant supervision to ensure treatment plans are executed....
1 day ago
Bluepearl - Midvale, UT (14 miles from American Fork, UT)
Job Information BluePearl Veterinary Technician - Relief in Midvale, Utah Veterinary Technician - Relief Midvale Utah Vet Technician Opening Statement BluePearl Specialty + Emergency Pet Hospital is...
1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Salt Lake City, UT (19 miles from American Fork, UT)
Other qualifications include: Previous veterinary technician/assistant experience required Proficient in IV catheters placement, blood work, and IV, IM and SQ injections Team player Eager to learn and...
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14 hours ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Jordan, UT (17 miles from American Fork, UT)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
5 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (20 miles from American Fork, UT)
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6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Taylorsville, UT (19 miles from American Fork, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Jordan, UT (17 miles from American Fork, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - American Fork, UT
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (20 miles from American Fork, UT)
Technician, Licensed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Technician, Credentialed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Tech, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Tech, Vet Tech, Vet Technician, Veterinary...
8 days ago
Bluepearl - Midvale, UT (14 miles from American Fork, UT)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
9 days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (19 miles from American Fork, UT)
Job Information University of Utah Health Anesthesia Technician in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah Overview As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Draper, UT (6 miles from American Fork, UT)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 004002 in Draper, Utah Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health...
14 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Salt Lake City, UT (19 miles from American Fork, UT)
Advanced Veterinary Care of Utah is hiring a Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING Emergency team on the swing shift!...
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15 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in American Fork, UT

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in American Fork, UT as reported by the BLS.

$29,449

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in American Fork, UT 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 (3.7%)
  • 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 American Fork, UT
  • 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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