Veterinary Technician Jobs in Glen Allen, VA

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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Midlothian, VA (18 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Pet Care Supervisor/Coordinator Holiday Barn Pet Resorts - Midlothian What do we do at Holiday Barn Pet Resorts? We get the opportunity, every day, to care for, play with, and be an integral part...
10 hours ago
People For The Ethical Treatment Of Animals - Ashland, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician PETA Apply Job Type Full-time Description Position Objectives: To provide high-quality care for patients of high-volume spay and neuter veterinary clinic Primary Responsibilities...
6 hours ago
Scott's Addition Animal Hospital - Richmond, VA (5 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
prophies, dental radiology, radiology, assisting in ultrasounds, maintaining patient invoices and client education....
Ethos Veterinary Health - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Qualifications and Skills: Licensed Veterinary Technicians only with a minimum of 3 years experience....
1 day ago
Virginia Veterinary Centers - Richmond, VA (7 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
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Virginia Veterinary Centers - Carytown, VA - Richmond, VA (7 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
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...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside pet health care industry experts to make a difference in the lives of the pets and clients we serve....
6 days ago
Virginia Veterinary Centers - Richmond - Richmond, VA (7 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Virginia Veterinary Centers is expanding our surgery department and would like to add new members to our team. Members of the surgery team function with a great deal of autonomy and...
Henrico, VA (13 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
QA Technicians / Tecnicos para control de Calidad 2nd shift TDBBS is hiring QA Technicians / Tecnicos para control de Calidad. Starting on a day shift for training purposes as soon as possible....
11 days ago
Bluepearl - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
As an Emergency Veterinary Technician, you will: Induce,monitorand recover anesthesia in patients and use anesthesia/monitoring equipment....
12 days ago
Wingmont Stables and Kennels - Aylett, VA (20 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Attention all dog lovers!! Are you energetic, love working in a high-energy environment and LOVE taking care of dogs and cats? Then this is the job for you! Previous experience is a plus Owning...
National Veterinary Associates - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
Job Description Are you looking to advance your skills as a Licensed Veterinary Technician?...
18 days ago
Vetcor - Richmond, VA (6 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
The Stratford Hills Veterinary Center, a well-established three doctor small animal general practice, seeks to add an experienced Vet Assistant or Veterinary Technician to our friendly team....
25 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Chester, VA (22 miles from Glen Allen, VA)
We are looking to add an energetic and compassionate Licensed Veterinary Technician to join our family at Centralia Animal Hospital in Chester VA....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Glen Allen, VA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Glen Allen, VA as reported by the BLS.

$36,760

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Glen Allen, VA 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 Glen Allen, VA
  • 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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