Veterinary Technician Jobs in West Jordan, 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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Bureau of Land Management - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Please follow all instructions carefully) Overview Accepting applications Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates --> 01/15/2021 to 01/29/2021 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade GS 5 - 6...
2 days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Performs routine animal care maintenance including attaching ID bands and general grooming. Handles and restrains animals according to instructions and protocol....
6 days ago
The Univeristy of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
OSHA training and certification in animal care and use or the willingness to complete the certification may be required by some departments....
9 days ago
Medvet Medical & Cancer Centers For Pets - South Salt Lake, UT (12 miles from West Jordan, UT)
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9 days ago
Burkhart Dental - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Are you an experienced Field Service Technician working in the dental industry? Do you have a passion for going above and beyond for the customer? Do you enjoy working for a company that provides...
12 days ago
Vca - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
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....
25 days ago
Therapeutic Resources - Draper, UT (11 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Surgical Tech Acute Travel T T T T Surgical Tech Acute Travel Therapeutic Resources Draper, Utah See More Results Description UT Bound: Surgical Tech traveler needed for a 13-week travel...
27 days ago
Bluepearl - Midvale, UT (8 miles from West Jordan, UT)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce, monitor and recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
27 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sandy, UT (7 miles from West Jordan, UT)
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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30+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - West Jordan, UT
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT,or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMAcertified...
Direct Apply

30+ days ago
The Univeristy of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Open Date 01/25/2019 Requisition Number PRN19469B Job Title Animal Support Technician Working Title Animal Support Technician Job Grade A FLSA Code Nonexempt Patient Sensitive Job Code? No...
30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Bountiful, UT (22 miles from West Jordan, UT)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Cottonwood Heights, UT (17 miles from West Jordan, UT)
Exam Room Technician will assist both the veterinary technicians and the veterinarians with clients and their pets....
45+ days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
OSHA training and certification in animal care and use or the willingness to complete the certification may be required by some departments....
45+ days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT (2 miles from West Jordan, UT)
OSHA training and certification in animal care and use or the willingness to complete the certification may be required by some departments....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in West Jordan, UT

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

$30,605

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in West Jordan, UT offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 West Jordan, 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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