Veterinary Technician Jobs in Leesburg, 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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Charles River Labs - Poolesville, MD (11 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking a Veterinary Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site in Poolesville, MD....
2 days ago
Ohana Veterinary Care - Bristow, VA (22 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Ohana Veterinary Care is currently seeking a Licensed Veterinary Technician Supervisor for our rapidly growing small animal practice in Bristow, Virginia....
1 day ago
Charles River Laboratories - Poolesville, MD (11 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking a Veterinary Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site in Poolesville, MD....
2 days ago
Medvet - Manassas, VA (20 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Technician license requiredPrior veterinary experience required, previousinternal medicine or anesthesiaexperience desiredProficientincalculations(drugs, constant rate infusions, unit conversions,...
2 days ago
Charles River - Poolesville, MD (11 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking a Veterinary Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site in Poolesville, MD....
14 hours ago
Charles River Laboratories - Poolesville, MD (11 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking a Veterinary Technician 1 for our Insourcing Solutions site in Poolesville, MD....
3 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Poolesville, MD (11 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Provide prescribed treatments on weekends and as needed during the week, assist Veterinary Technicians as needed....
3 days ago
BIOQUAL, Inc. - Rockville, MD (24 miles from Leesburg, VA)
BIOQUAL, Inc. is fully accredited by the Association for the Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) and has a long history of providing state-of-the-art facilities...
3 days ago
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Rockville, MD (22 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Calculating medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participating in client education Qualifications and Skills: Veterinary Technician License in Maryland, or have an...
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4 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Bush Veterinary Neurology Service - Rockville, MD (22 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Calculate medication and fluid doses for administration to hospitalized patients Participate in client education Qualifications and Skills: Registered Veterinary Technician License in Maryland, or have...
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4 days ago Bush Veterinary Neurology Service
Champions Oncology, Inc. - Rockville, MD (24 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Additional duties and responsibilities include: Provide animal care including handling, receipt and husbandry procedures Provide animal care including feeding and watering with food and water consumption...
8 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Manassas, VA (20 miles from Leesburg, VA)
Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
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8 days ago
The McConnell Group, Inc - Manassas, VA (20 miles from Leesburg, VA)
The McConnell Group, www.themccgroup.com, a health science company, has an opening for a full-time Animal Care Technician to support George Mason University's Biomedical Research Laboratory in Manassas...
9 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Gaithersburg, MD (23 miles from Leesburg, VA)
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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9 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Leesburg, VA

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

$38,485

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Veterinary Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Leesburg, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Leesburg, 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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