Veterinary Technician Jobs in Bristow, VA

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 (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
You have worked hard to earn your veterinary technician credentials....
14 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
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 )....
1 day ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
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...
1 day ago
Mc Lean, VA (23 miles from Bristow, VA)
Our staff members are professionals who enhance our practice by focusing their skills on anesthesia, surgery, dentistry, radiology, client education and laboratory diagnostics....
16 hours ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Fairfax, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
You have worked hard to earn your veterinary technician credentials....
14 hours ago
Reston Animal Hospital - Reston, VA (17 miles from Bristow, VA)
education Monitoring anesthesia Dental prophylaxis Qualifications: Veterinary Technician License- Virginia Excellent communication skills (written and oral) Knowledge of vaccine protocols, preventatives...
McLean Animal Hospital - Mc Lean, VA (24 miles from Bristow, VA)
Posses excellent skills in anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, digital radiology, dentistry, written/verbal communication, and record keeping. 3....
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fairfax, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, VA (15 miles from Bristow, VA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician - Sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Herndon, VA (19 miles from Bristow, VA)
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...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sterling, VA (19 miles from Bristow, VA)
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...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Fairfax, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
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...
5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Vienna, VA (20 miles from Bristow, VA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Falls Church, VA (23 miles from Bristow, VA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $5,000!!...
6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Chantilly, VA (11 miles from Bristow, VA)
Shift Lead - Licensed Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
6 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Bristow, VA

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

$38,485

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Bristow, VA 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 Bristow, VA
  • 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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