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Veterinary laboratory technician (m/f)
German: Veterinärmedizinisch-technische/r Assistent/in

Fields of work

Veterinary laboratory technicians mainly work in veterinary medicine laboratories, in animal clinics, at veterinary practices and in state testing agencies. They also find employment in the food analysis sector in areas such as control laboratories at abattoirs or dairies. In addition, they may work in pharmaceutical laboratories or in medical research.


Professional experience

Veterinary laboratory technicians conduct laboratory investigations in veterinary medicine and in the analysis of foodstuffs of animal origin.



The occupational profiles are based on information from BERUFENET and BIBB.

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