Veterinary Technician Jobs in Olney, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (21 miles from Olney, MD)
Job Description: The VCA SouthPaws Oncology department is in search of an extraordinary Licensed Veterinary Technician like yourself to join our dedicated, supportive and fun board-certified oncologists...
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Falls Church Animal Hospital - Falls Church, VA (19 miles from Olney, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician State Certification or License...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Greenbelt, MD (14 miles from Olney, 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...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Bethesda, MD (12 miles from Olney, MD)
Description: Registered Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Olney, MD
Description: Registered Veterinary Technician - Sign-on bonus up to $5,000!...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Laurel, MD (10 miles from Olney, MD)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (21 miles from Olney, MD)
Job Description: The VCA SouthPaws Internal Medicine department is in search of an extraordinary Licensed Veterinary Technician like yourself to join our dedicated, supportive and fun board-certified...
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SOBRAN, Inc. - Silver Spring, MD (9 miles from Olney, MD)
Perform duties in a research laboratory environment in support of the WRAIR Animal Care Project....
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Ellicott City, MD (16 miles from Olney, 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...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Silver Spring, MD (9 miles from Olney, 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...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Sterling, VA (21 miles from Olney, MD)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than...
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Gaithersburg, MD (6 miles from Olney, MD)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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Banfield Pet Hospital - Rockville, MD (6 miles from Olney, MD)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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VCA Antech, Inc. - Merrifield, VA (21 miles from Olney, MD)
Job Description: The VCA SouthPaws Surgery, Neurology and Ophthalmology department is in search of extraordinary Licensed Veterinary Technicians like yourself to join our team....
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McLean Animal Hospital - Mc Lean, VA (15 miles from Olney, MD)
Posses excellent skills in anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, digital radiology, dentistry, written/verbal communication, and record keeping. 3....
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Olney, MD

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

$38,485

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Olney, MD offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • 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 Olney, 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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