Veterinary Technician Jobs in Westminster, 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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Meridian Bird Removal - Towson, MD (21 miles from Westminster, MD)
Meridian Bird Removal provides innovative bird removal and management services for big-box retailers, supermarkets, and distribution centers. Meridian is a dynamic, high-growth company that...
15 hours ago
PRA Health Sciences - Frederick, MD (19 miles from Westminster, 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...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Columbia, MD (24 miles from Westminster, 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...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Towson, MD (21 miles from Westminster, 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...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Lutherville, MD (20 miles from Westminster, MD)
Registered Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $5,000!!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Westminster, MD
Registered Veterinary Technician - Sign on bonus up to $5,000!!...
14 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Catonsville, MD (23 miles from Westminster, MD)
Position at Emergency Veterinary Clinic Emergency Veterinary Clinic is seeking a full-time Experienced Veterinary Technician to join our AMAZING team! $5,000 Sign-on Bonus!!...
15 days ago
EverVet Partners - Glenwood, MD (18 miles from Westminster, MD)
Animal Medical Hospital at Glenwood is seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as a Technician Lead!...
17 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Frederick, MD (19 miles from Westminster, MD)
Position at Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort Greenbriar Veterinary Hospital & Luxury Pet Resort is seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our team!...
22 days ago
CVCA - Towson, MD (21 miles from Westminster, MD)
Veterinary technicians play an integral role in the care of the patients, clients, and referring veterinarians of CVCA....
26 days ago
Charles River Labs - Frederick, MD (19 miles from Westminster, MD)
Work closely with the veterinary and animal care staff to ensure proper animal care standards are maintained....
29 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Frederick, MD (19 miles from Westminster, MD)
As a Veterinary Technician Assistant at CARE, you will provide basic services in our hospital including animal care, feeding, exercising, kennel cleaning and maintenance....
30+ days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Frederick, MD (19 miles from Westminster, MD)
Job Summary Take your first step towards a new career As an Animal Care Associate you will be responsible for the care of all species of animals at our state of the art safety sites, responsibilities...
30+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Gettysburg, PA (23 miles from Westminster, MD)
Minimum of five years as a Veterinary Technician and two years in a supervisory or office environment....
45+ days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Towson, MD (21 miles from Westminster, MD)
catheter placement, and radiology will be considered....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Westminster, MD

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

$35,055

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Westminster, 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 Westminster, 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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