Put Your Vet Tech Skills to Work with a Federal Job
Veterinary technician training can lead to work for a number of U.S. Government agencies
Many government agencies have fantastic career opportunities for those with veterinary technician training. The CDC - Center for Disease Control, FDA - Food & Drug Administration, USDA - U.S. Department of Agriculture, Fish & Wildlife, National Parks, State Veterinarians, City Zoos, and Animal Control branches often need people with veterinary technician training. There are a myriad of ways to help animals by working with these important government agencies.
Assist in surgery
Perform lab work including Microbiology, Parasitology, and Hematology
Take and develop x-rays
Handle and restrain animal patients and much more!