Veterinary Assistant jobs in Metairie, LA

Veterinary Assistant prepares treatment room for examination of animals; restrains animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation. Administers injections, performs venipunctures, applies wound dressings, cleans teeth, and takes vital signs of animal. Being a Veterinary Assistant requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to be certified/licensed. Additionally, Veterinary Assistant is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision of a veterinarian. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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17 Veterinary Assistant jobs found in Metairie, LA area

Metairie (/ˈmɛtəri/ MET-ər-ee; French: Métairie [metɛʁi]) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, United States, and is part of the New Orleans metropolitan area. With a population at the 2010 census of 138,481, Metairie is the largest community in Jefferson Parish and the fifth-largest CDP in the United States. It is an unincorporated area that would be Louisiana's fourth-largest city if it were incorporated. The zip codes that serve the community are 70001–70006. Metairie is located in eastern Jefferson Parish and is bordered by New Orleans to the east, Kenner to t...
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Income Estimation for Veterinary Assistant jobs
$25,056 to $36,955
Metairie, Louisiana area prices
were up 1.2% from a year ago

Veterinary Assistant in Alexandria, VA
Greet patients and their owners as they arrive and show them to an examining room.
September 29, 2019
Clean and maintain the surgical room in preparation for procedures.
November 24, 2019
Provide assistance to our Veterinary Technicians and Veterinarians.
February 18, 2020