Veterinary Technician Jobs in Henrico, 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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Vca Animal Hospitals - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
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...
1 day ago
Virginia Veterinary Centers - Richmond - Richmond, VA 23221, VA (10 miles from Henrico, VA)
Richmond is officially one of the best places in the world! Richmond has a wealth of history and has a growing slate of breweries. We were buying fresh and local before you were, our 17th street...
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4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Henrico, VA
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Henrico, VA
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Virginia, or have an...
10 days ago
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Richmond, VA 23230, VA (9 miles from Henrico, VA)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Virginia, or have an...
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10 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Veterinary Referral and Critical Care - Manakin Sabot, VA (23 miles from Henrico, VA)
Virginia Referral and Critical Care (VRCC), located just 2 miles from Short Pump (Richmond, VA), is seeking full-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians to join our team....
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12 days ago
Virginia Veterinary Centers - Carytown, VA - Richmond, VA (10 miles from Henrico, VA)
Richmond is officially one of the best places in the world! Richmond has a wealth of history and has a growing slate of breweries. We were buying fresh and local before you were, our 17th street...
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12 days ago
Rollins, Inc - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
Who are we? Trutech Wildlife Service specializes in wildlife management services for residential and commercial properties, providing leading nuisance wildlife, animal and integrated pest...
21 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Henrico, VA
Veterinary Technician - 005270 Veterinary Technician Banfield aspires to be a practice where as a team, we make a positive impact on pet health care in hospitals, communities, and the field of veterinary...
21 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Richmond, VA (12 miles from Henrico, VA)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
30+ days ago
Veterinary Referral And Critical Care - Manakin Sabot, VA (23 miles from Henrico, VA)
Technicians to join our team....
45+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Colonial Heights, VA (18 miles from Henrico, VA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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60+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Midlothian, VA (20 miles from Henrico, VA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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60+ days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Mechanicsville, VA (5 miles from Henrico, VA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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60+ days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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 Assistant Series

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Veterinary Medical Terminology

To work in the veterinary field, you need to understand the medical language unique to the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of animals. This online course will teach you the definition and...


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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Henrico, VA

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

$36,760

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Henrico, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Henrico, 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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