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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LifeBridge Health - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Summary JOB SUMMARY: Under the direct supervision of the Tech. Supervisor, the Anesthesia Technician supports the Anesthesia Staff by preparing, maintaining, and replenishing O.R. rooms and all...
1 day 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....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
4 hours ago
Meridian Bird Removal - Towson, MD (19 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Meridian Bird Removal provides innovative bird removal and management services for big-box retailers, supermarkets, and distribution centers. Meridian is a dynamic, high-growth company that...
8 hours ago
Meridian Bird Removal - Aberdeen, MD (5 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Meridian Bird Removal provides innovative bird removal and management services for big-box retailers, supermarkets, and distribution centers. Meridian is a dynamic, high-growth company that...
8 hours ago
Aza - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
National Aquarium Senior Aquarist General Purpose: Provides assigned specimens with excellent day-to-day care through approved husbandry practices; keep systems/enclosures, support equipment, and...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Abingdon, MD
Registered Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $6,000!!...
6 days ago
Medstar Research Institute - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Venipuncture competency and intravenous(IV) catheter competency....
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Middle River, MD (11 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bel Air, MD (5 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Towson, MD (19 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lutherville, MD (18 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Registered Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $5,000!!...
6 days ago
University of Maryland Medical System - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
What You Will Do: Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and in accordance with the Nursing Care Plan performs delegated competency validated patient care functions and applies...
12 days ago
Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
The Schulmeyer Animal Hospital in Perry Hall, MD (Baltimore County) has an opening for a veterinary technician or veterinary assistant....
12 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
13 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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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Abingdon, MD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • 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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