Veterinary Technician Jobs in Abingdon, MD

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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Lutherville Timonium, MD (18 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
1 day ago
Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Job Information Aerotek Animal Care Technician/Cage Washer in Baltimore, Maryland 2 types of roles open: Animal Care Techs & Cash Washing Animal Care Tech Duties : monitor daily animal health and welfare...
2 days ago
Meridian Bird Removal - Cockeysville, MD (20 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Do you enjoy the thrill of the chase? Do you enjoy the thrill of the chase? Would you like to get paid for doing something you enjoy as much as a hobby? Come join us and catch birds! We have...
11 hours ago
Laulima Government Solutions - Edgewood, MD (2 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Laboratory Technician Location MD - Edgewood, USAMRICD Job Code 7533 # of openings 1 Laulima Government Solutions, LLC is looking for a qualified Laboratory Technician to support our contract with...
4 days ago
Laulima Government Solutions - Edgewood, MD (2 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Laboratory Technician Location MD - Edgewood, USAMRICD Job Code 7528 # of openings 1 Laulima Government Solutions, LLC is looking for a qualified Laboratory Technician to support our contract with...
4 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
5 days ago
Doc Side VMC - Baltimore, MD (20 miles from Abingdon, MD)
We value and practice high quality medicine, have the latest technologies and are proactive with client education....
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Charles River Laboratories - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Research Support Specialist Surgery Tech Recruiter Charles River Location Baltimore, Maryland (US) Salary Competitive Posted Monday, 22 February 2021 Closes Monday, 22 March 2021 Ref 94311...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lutherville Timonium, MD (18 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Middle River, MD (11 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
9 days ago
Charles River Labs - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
9 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
This position will serve as a Cytology Technician for Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) 5 Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the VA Maryland Healthcare System in Baltimore, Maryland....
9 days ago
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Anesthesia Critical Care Technician - PRN Requisition #: 335544 Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201 Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional Work Shift: Day Shift Work Week:...
15 days ago
Maryland SPCA - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
This position is responsible for working with the exam team, assisting shelter veterinarians and ensuing all animals receive swift and appropriate medical attention. The employee is expected to...
17 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Abingdon, MD

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

$35,055

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Abingdon, MD 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 Abingdon, MD
  • 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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