Veterinary Technician Jobs in Upper Marlboro, 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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US Navy - Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
About Medical emergencies happen and we need people who can take charge when they do. Whether you're in a hospital or clinical setting, on a ship or submarine, or out in the field alongside fellow...
11 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Annandale, VA (23 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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1 day ago
Medstar Health - Clinton, MD (7 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Anesthesia Tech Medstar Georgetown Clinton, MD Permanent Full-time 16 hours ago Job Summary Assists the anesthesia provider with surgery patients. Prepares operating rooms for surgery. Provides...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Greenbelt, MD (16 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Silver Spring, MD (20 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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...
3 days ago
Veterinary Neurology and Imaging of the Chesapeake - Annapolis, MD (19 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
We are a privately-owned neurology, neurosurgery and imaging practice looking for a full-time Veterinary Technician Specialist (Anesthesia or Neurology) or Registered Veterinary Technician with 2+ years...
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3 days ago Veterinary Neurology and Imaging of the Chesapeake
Falls Church Animal Hospital - Falls Church, VA (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician State Certification or License...
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3 days ago Falls Church Animal Hospital
McLean Animal Hospital - Mc Lean, VA (23 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Posses excellent skills in anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, digital radiology, dentistry, written/verbal communication, and record keeping. 3....
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3 days ago
MedStar Health - Clinton, MD (7 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, located in Clinton, Maryland, is an award winning, acute care hospital focused on caring for patients and their loved ones utilizing advanced technology...
3 days ago
SOBRAN, Inc. - Silver Spring, MD (20 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Perform duties in a research laboratory environment in support of the WRAIR Animal Care Project....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Severn, MD (23 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Candidates for this position should possess at least 2 years of experience performing the work of a Veterinary Technician: client education, administering medications, cephalic & saphenous blood collection...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Waldorf, MD (12 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Bethesda, MD (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Description: Registered Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
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3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Laurel, MD (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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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3 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Assistant

Do you love animals? Have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant? This intensive course will provide the information you need to become a productive member of a veterinary...


Veterinary Assistant Series

If you love animals and have you ever thought about a career as a veterinary assistant, the Veterinary Assistant Series may be perfect for you. Taught by a practicing veterinarian and college...


Veterinary Medical Terminology

To work in the veterinary field, you need to understand the medical language unique to the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of animals. This online course will teach you the definition and...


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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Upper Marlboro, MD

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

$38,485

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Upper Marlboro, 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 Upper Marlboro, 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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