Veterinary Technician Jobs in Gunpowder, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Towson, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
catheter placement, and radiology will be considered....
18 hours ago
Actalent - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
handling, Cleaning, Cage Washing, Animal CareTop Skills Details:Autoclave, SterilizationAdditional Skills & Qualifications:For Animal Care Techs:Education & Exp: High school diploma or general education...
15 hours ago
Johns Hopkins Medicine - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Anesthesia Critical Care Technician II Requisition #: 393243 Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21201 Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional Work Shift: Night Shift Work Week:...
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Catonsville, MD (24 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Position at Emergency Veterinary Clinic Emergency Veterinary Clinic is now hiring a full-time Overnight Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team!...
7 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Catonsville, MD (24 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Position at Emergency Veterinary Clinic Emergency Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time Experienced Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team! $5,000 Sign-on Bonus!!...
7 days ago
Doc Side VMC - Baltimore, MD (16 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
We value and practice high quality medicine, have the latest technologies and are proactive with client education....
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Glen Burnie, MD (20 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
As a Medical Laboratory Technician (Generalist) at IDEXX, you will be a key contributor at one of the largest veterinary diagnostic companies in the world. You will perform laboratory testing that...
9 days ago
MEDSTAR HEALTH - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Job Summary Prepares monitors and equipment, assists the anesthesiologist in patient preparation for anesthesia procedures, and assures that adequate supplies and drugs are readily available....
16 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Glen Burnie, MD (20 miles from Gunpowder, 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...
22 days ago
PetVet Care Centers - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
22 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Glen Burnie, MD (20 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Need local requirements It is not required to work in our lab, but if you were a Veterinary Technician (RVT, LVT, CVT)?...
22 days ago
LifeBridge Health - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, 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...
23 days ago
Cockeysville, MD (21 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
In subject of the email, write Veterinary Technician....
26 days ago
Mpf Federal, Llc - Gunpowder, MD
Perform daily animal health checks and report any abnormal animal conditions to the appropriate veterinary technician and /or supervisor....
30+ days ago
Charles River - Baltimore, MD (18 miles from Gunpowder, MD)
Six months experience in research animal care and husbandry preferred....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Gunpowder, MD

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

$35,055

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Gunpowder, MD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.4%)
  • 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 Gunpowder, 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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