Veterinary Technician Jobs in Riverton, 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.

Search Veterinary Technician Jobs

1-15 of 33 Jobs
VCA Antech, Inc. - Snowbird, UT (10 miles from Riverton, UT)
Whether you are an experienced Veterinary Technician looking for the next step in your career or a new graduate seeking mentorship, our team is ready to partner with you....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - American Fork, UT (9 miles from Riverton, UT)
Veterinary Technician - 001393 at Banfield Pet Hospital in American Fork, Utah Posted in Retail about 10 hours ago....
17 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Taylorsville, UT (11 miles from Riverton, UT)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

3 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Herriman, UT
This is a working veterinary technician supervisor position that is responsible for the leadership and development of the Veterinary Technician Staff....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Draper, UT (5 miles from Riverton, UT)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
Direct Apply

2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Taylorsville, UT (11 miles from Riverton, UT)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
1 day ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Salt Lake City, UT (11 miles from Riverton, 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...
Direct Apply

2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Orem, UT (17 miles from Riverton, UT)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Technician - 000171 in Orem, Utah Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care...
3 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (16 miles from Riverton, 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....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Orem, UT (17 miles from Riverton, UT)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
4 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Jordan, UT (9 miles from Riverton, UT)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation and assisting Dentistry Laboratory work Pharmacy...
7 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (16 miles from Riverton, 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
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (16 miles from Riverton, UT)
Technician, Licensed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Technician, Credentialed Vet Tech, Credentialed Veterinary Tech, Veterinary Technician, Veterinary Tech, Vet Tech, Vet Technician, Veterinary...
10 days ago
Bluepearl - Midvale, UT (10 miles from Riverton, UT)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
11 days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (11 miles from Riverton, 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...
13 days ago

Demographic Data for Riverton, UT

Moving to Riverton, UT? Find some basic demographic data about Riverton, UT below.


38,168
1,116
Medium

Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Assistant

Do you love animals? Have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant? This intensive course will provide the information you need to become a productive member of a veterinary...


Veterinary Office Manager

This Veterinary Assistant Online Certificate course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of veterinary practice and becoming a veterinary assistant working with...


Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...


Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Riverton, UT

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

$30,605

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Veterinary Technician positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Riverton, 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Riverton, 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Veterinary Technician Related Career Advice Articles

Guide to Veterinary Technician Societies

A brief guide to veterinary technician societies approved by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA).


How to Break into Veterinary Telehealth

Considering exploring a career in veterinary telemedicine? Here's what you need to know.


How Long Does It Take to Become a Veterinarian?

If you’ve dreamed of working with animals but aren’t sure how to become a veterinarian, read our guide to educational requirements, salaries, and more.