Veterinary Technician Jobs in Columbia, 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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Doc Side VMC - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
We value and practice high quality medicine, have the latest technologies and are proactive with client education....
1 hour ago
Charles River - Bethesda, MD (19 miles from Columbia, MD)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Bethesda, MD....
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, 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...
2 days ago
University of Maryland Medical System - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
What You Will Do: Under general supervision, performs delegated patient care and applies advanced technical skills in all Endoscopy procedures. Fulfillment of job duties requires the employee to...
20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Annapolis, MD (23 miles from Columbia, 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...
2 days ago
Kelly - Gaithersburg, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Kelly Services is seeking an Animal Husbandry Technician II for one of our large pharmaceutical clients in Gaithersburg, MD. Title: Animal Husbandry Technician II Duration: 6 months initially, and...
1 hour ago
Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Columbia, MD)
. * Preferred Qualifications Bachelors degree Registered veterinary technician in the state of Maryland....
22 hours ago
SoBran, Inc. - Silver Spring, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Perform duties in a research laboratory environment in support of the WRAIR Animal Care Project....
20 hours ago
John Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
. * Preferred Qualifications Bachelors degree Registered veterinary technician in the state of Maryland....
14 hours ago
Brookeville Animal Hospital - Brookeville, MD (9 miles from Columbia, MD)
Veterinary Technician Desired in Brookeville, MD Brookeville Animal Hospital Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab....
2 days ago
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Rockville, MD 20850, MD (18 miles from Columbia, MD)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Maryland, or have an...
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2 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
National Park Service - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Positions conduct routine and recurring resource monitoring projects. The typical seasonal entry-on-duty period for National Capital Area Office is April-November, but can be variable during these...
3 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Westminster, MD (24 miles from Columbia, MD)
Carroll County Digestive Disease Center has multiple GI endoscopy procedure rooms with state-of-the art safety and diagnostic equipment, in addition to recovery bays for added privacy and...
3 days ago
McLean Animal Hospital - Mc Lean, VA 22101, VA (23 miles from Columbia, MD)
Posses excellent skills in anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, digital radiology, dentistry, written/verbal communication, and record keeping. 3....
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5 days ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician - Georgetown in Washington, District Of Columbia Emergency Veterinary Technician WHO WE ARE Were opening a brand new emergency...
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Columbia, MD

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

$35,055

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Columbia, MD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Columbia, 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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