Veterinary Technician Jobs in Waldorf, 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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Banfield Pet Hospital - Waldorf, 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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1 day ago
MedStar Health - Clinton, MD (8 miles from Waldorf, 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...
23 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Description: Licensed Veterinary Technician - Sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
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1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Washington, DC (21 miles from Waldorf, 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...
16 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbridge, VA (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Description: Licensed Veterinary Technician - Sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!!...
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1 day ago
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Springfield, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Virginia, or have an...
3 days ago
Ballston Animal Hospital - Arlington, VA 22205, VA (23 miles from Waldorf, MD)
As a Veterinary Technician responsibilities include, but are not limited to client education, assisting Doctors, placing IV catheters, obtaining radiographs, monitoring anesthesia, performing dental...
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3 days ago Ballston Animal Hospital
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Springfield, VA 22150, VA (19 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Virginia, or have an...
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4 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
PetVet Care Centers - Springfield, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT), Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT), Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT), or the Licensed Veterinary Medical Technician (LVMT) preferred....
6 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health - Springfield, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, MD)
We are seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician with oncology experience to join our team in Springfield, VA. $3,000 Sign on Bonus after 90 days! Great Monday through Friday schedule....
6 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Washington, DC (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and...
6 days ago
Medstar Research Institute - Clinton, MD (8 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Job Summary Assists physicians in diagnosing and treating cardiac and peripheral vascular disease and cardiac arrhythmia#s in the Cath/Angio/EP Lab specializing in the care of patients undergoing...
8 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Woodbridge, VA (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
preparation, anesthesia, dental cleaning, post op nursing care, client education and any other duties assigned Growth minded hospitals, willingness to train and educate new team members Client/patient...
8 days ago
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University - Washington, DC (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Provides skills training for veterinary technician students, veterinary students and patient care staff....
10 days ago
AmSurg Corp. - Waldorf, MD
Waldorf Endoscopy Center isn’t your typical outpatient endoscopic facility. We believe in face-to-face, compassionate medicine, where patients feel reassured and unrushed. We specialize in...
11 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Waldorf, MD

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

$38,485

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Waldorf, 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 Waldorf, 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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