Veterinary Technician Jobs in Poolesville, 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 Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (16 miles from Poolesville, MD)
You have worked hard to earn your veterinary technician credentials....
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Leesburg, VA (11 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Licensed Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
20 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Frederick, MD (24 miles from Poolesville, MD)
And we believe hiring people with diverse perspectives, ideas, and cultures permits us to deliver the highest quality of preventive care.As a Banfield veterinary technician, you will work alongside...
1 hour ago
THRIVE Affordable Vet Care - Rockville, MD (14 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Lead Veterinary Technician - THRIVE Affordable Vet CareRockville, MD**$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS**Put your extraordinary supervisory and technical skills to work as a Lead Veterinary Technician for a bold...
1 hour ago
Mc Lean, VA (14 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Our staff members are professionals who enhance our practice by focusing their skills on anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, radiology, client education and laboratory diagnostics....
3 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (16 miles from Poolesville, MD)
You have worked hard to earn your veterinary technician credentials....
3 days ago
Loudoun Veterinary Services - Purcellville, VA (17 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Overview:Sign On Bonus offered at this locationThe Veterinary Technician (Vet Tech) is responsible for assisting Veterinarians in the care of animals....
20 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (16 miles from Poolesville, MD)
VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Specialist and Emergency Center in Fairfax, VA, is seeking an experienced Licensed Veterinary Technician (license-eligible, or tenured VA with ER experience) to join our leadership...
3 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (16 miles from Poolesville, MD)
VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists & Emergencyin Fairfax, VA is seeking full-time Licensed Veterinary Technicians (LVTs) to join our 24-hour Emergency and Critical Care Department ( CritiCare )....
3 days ago
Reston Animal Hospital - Reston, VA (13 miles from Poolesville, MD)
education Monitoring anesthesia Dental prophylaxis Qualifications: Veterinary Technician License- Virginia Excellent communication skills (written and oral) Knowledge of vaccine protocols, preventatives...
Kenwood Animal Hospital - Bethesda, MD (18 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Kenwood Animal is a family owned, female led general practice in Bethesda, Maryland just 2 miles from Washington, DC. We offer high-quality family medicine to dogs and cats of discerning pet...
Gaithersburg, MD (12 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Search Previous Animal Research Technician Laboratory Animal Care Technician I Next Pathology Technician I Employer Inotiv Location Gaithersburg, MD Posted Jan 07, 2022 Ref 1214 Discipline Science/R...
5 days ago
Champions Oncology, Inc. - Rockville, MD (14 miles from Poolesville, MD)
PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: Support in vivo oncology studies in mice as a member of the Vivarium Operations Team DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Provide animal care including handling, receipt and husbandry procedures...
6 days ago
Charles River - Bethesda, MD (19 miles from Poolesville, MD)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Bethesda, MD....
7 days ago
PRA Health Sciences - Frederick, MD (24 miles from Poolesville, MD)
All laboratory tasks shall be conducted under the guidance of a study Principal Investigator and under the authority of the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and in compliance with...
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Poolesville, MD

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

$38,485

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Poolesville, 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 Poolesville, 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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