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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Fort Hunt Animal Hospital - Alexandria, VA (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Licensed Veterinary Technician Northern Virginia Small Animal Hospital with AAHA accreditation and Fear Free philosophy Fort Hunt Animal Hospital is looking for LVTs, FT/PT with any level of experience...
Charles County Maryland - Hughesville, MD (17 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Knowledge of basic animal care and identification of various animal species....
1 day ago
Annapolis Animal Hospital - Annapolis, MD (19 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
monitoring, surgical preparation, and typing up medical records....
Georgetown University - Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Requirements Veterinary Technician, Division of Comparative Medicine Georgetown University Medical Center The Georgetown University Division of Comparative Medicine (DCM) oversees the Research Resource...
13 hours ago
The Animal Medical Center of Watkins Park - Upper Marlboro, MD (7 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
The Animal Medical Center of Watkins Park is currently looking for an experienced, enthusiastic veterinary technician to join our hospital family!...
Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Our staff members are professionals who enhance our practice by focusing their skills on anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, radiology, client education and laboratory diagnostics....
9 hours ago
Kenwood Animal Hospital - Bethesda, MD (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, 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...
Belle Haven Animal Medical Centre - Alexandria, VA (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Client Education - surgery, dentistry, post-op, etc....
Charles River - Bethesda, MD (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Bethesda, MD....
4 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Laurel, MD (22 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
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4 days ago
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....
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...
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Preferred Qualifications Education/training in animal care, animal science, or related area....
5 days ago
George Washington University - Washington, DC (15 miles from Upper Marlboro, MD)
Summary ColonialTemps seeks to hire a temporary Animal Care Technician....
5 days ago
University of Maryland Medical System - Upper Marlboro, MD
What You Will Do: Anesthesia TechUM Capital Region Medical CenterLargo, MD Sets up anesthesia equipment and supplies for procedures and cleans and checks equipment after use. Performs routine...
5 days ago

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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 (29.6%)
  • 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 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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