Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ellicott City, 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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IDEXX Laboratories, Inc - Glen Burnie, MD (13 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)or Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT or MT), this experience and education would...
1 day ago
Advanced Veterinary Complex Inc - Reisterstown, MD (15 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Looking for experienced techs who have strong technical and client communication skills. Must be able to restrain patients, be skilled in phlebotomy, familiar with digital radiography and in house...
moments ago
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Anesthesia Critical Care Technician Lead Requisition #: 318183 Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201 Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional Work Shift: Day Shift Work Week:...
2 days ago
Vetcor - Gwynn Oak, MD (5 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Westview Animal Hospital, a high quality, full service pet care facility located in Gwynn Oak, Maryland, seeks to add a Veterinary Technician to our team....
5 hours ago
Brookeville Animal Hospital - Brookeville, MD (14 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Brookeville Animal Hospital, a well-established and high-quality general practice, seeks to add a Veterinary Technician to our friendly team....
2 days ago
Annapolis Animal Hospital - Annapolis, MD (23 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
monitoring, surgical preparation, and typing up medical records....
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3 days ago
BIOQUAL, Inc. - Rockville, MD (22 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
BIOQUAL, Inc. is fully accredited by the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) and has a long history of providing state-of-the-art facilities...
3 days ago
Doc Side VMC - Baltimore, MD (11 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
We value and practice high quality medicine, have the latest technologies and are proactive with client education....
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4 days ago Doc Side VMC
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Rockville, MD (24 miles from Ellicott City, 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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4 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Rockville, MD (24 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Calculate medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participate in client education Qualifications and Skills: Registered Veterinary Technician License in Maryland, or have...
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4 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Veterinary Neurology And Imaging Of The Chesapeake - Annapolis, MD (23 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
A background in surgery and anesthesia monitoring/administration in a specialty veterinary setting is strongly favored....
4 days ago
Agricultural Research Service - Beltsville, MD (17 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
This position is located in United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Services, Animal Biosciences and Biotechnology Lab located in Beltsville, MD. The primary purpose of this...
5 days ago
Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Animal Care Technician (Baltimore) 3300 Falls Rd compensation: Starting rate of pay $13.28 employment type: part-time non-profit organization QR Code Link to This Post Three day a week position available...
6 days ago
Rolling Hills Animal Hospital - Finksburg, MD (16 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Rolling Hills Animal Hospital is looking to add a Veterinary Technician to their team! Desire a Registered Technician,but would consider a technician with at least 3 years of experience....
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7 days ago
Champions Oncology, Inc. - Rockville, MD (22 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
Additional duties and responsibilities include: Provide animal care including handling, receipt and husbandry procedures Provide animal care including feeding and watering with food and water consumption...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ellicott City, MD

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

$35,055

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Ellicott City, MD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • 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 Ellicott City, 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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