Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Leesburg, VA

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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Banfield Pet Hospital - Leesburg, VA
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chantilly, VA (14 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Provide Client Education regarding preventive care, Optimum Wellness Plans, and basic status of hospitalized pets. Serve as support to the Client Services Coordinator staff on an as-needed basis....
21 hours ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Centreville, VA (15 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We are seeking a Veterinary Assistant with 3+ years of experience to join our team....
21 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chantilly, VA (14 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Job Information Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Assistant - 005049 in Chantilly, Virginia Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Gainesville, VA (16 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chantilly, VA (14 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Veterinary Assistant Careers at Banfield Pet Hospital For those who want to put their love of pets into action, there are few jobs more rewarding than that of Vet Assistant....
12 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - South Riding, VA (12 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Our Ideal Candidate: Job seekers with vet, veterinary assistant, animal care or pet hospital experience would be a good candidate for this role. $3,000 Sign-On Bonus!!...
12 days ago
Gaithersburg, MD (23 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Busy animal hospital taking applicants for a veterinary assistant or technician position. Customer service is important, multi-tasking and being a team player are musts!...
15 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Leesburg, VA
You will use your technical skills on a daily basis, within state practice acts and as outlined in the NAVTA guidelines for veterinary assistant skills and duties....
17 days ago
CVCA - Fairfax, VA (14 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We are seeking an experienced veterinary technician or veterinary assistant to work in our Fairfax and Vienna, VA location....
27 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (23 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We have an opening for a full-time Veterinary Assistant to work in our Radiology department with 4 10-hour shifts per week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and alternating Saturdays and Mondays from...
28 days ago
Vca - Fairfax, VA (14 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We currently have several openings for veterinary assistants to work in our very busy emergency, especially on shifts occurring overnights (7 pm to 8 am) and on weekends....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (23 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We currently have several openings for veterinary assistants to work in our very busy emergency, especially on shifts occurring overnights (7 pm to 8 am) and on weekends....
30+ days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (23 miles from Leesburg, VA)
We are seeking a Veterinary Assistant to join our Oncology team....
30+ days ago
Vetcor - Ashburn, VA (6 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Ashburn Village Animal Hospital is looking for a Veterinary Assistant to join our team This is a full-time position with flexible schedule including evenings (until 7) and Saturday shifts....
60+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Assistant Jobs in Leesburg, VA

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

$28,190

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Assistant positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Assistants in Leesburg, VA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.1%)
  • Some College (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • Some High School (2.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Assistants in Leesburg, VA
  • Less than 1 year (46.2%)
  • None (39.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.2%)
  • 2-4 years (1.6%)

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