Veterinary Technician Jobs in Purcellville, 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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Ethos Veterinary Health - Fairfax, VA (24 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Job Information Ethos Veterinary Health Licensed Veterinary Technician in Fairfax County, Virginia Licensed Veterinary Technician The Oncology Service (TOS) is a multi-facility small animal oncology...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Herndon, VA (22 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sterling, VA (19 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Herndon, VA (22 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Job Description Our practice is currently seeking Licensed Veterinary Technicians....
6 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Leesburg, VA (10 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Leesburg Veterinary Hospital is now hiring a Full Time Licensed Veterinary Technician to join their AMAZING team!!!...
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6 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Sterling, VA (19 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Veterinary Technician - sign-on bonus up to $3,000!!...
7 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Martinsburg, WV (23 miles from Purcellville, VA)
The incumbent serves as a Pharmacy Technician in the Outpatient Section of Pharmacy Service, VA Medical Center, Martinsburg, West Virginia. Under professional direction, incumbent performs a...
8 days ago
Quadrant - Purcellville, VA
Licensed Veterinary Technician Purcellville, VA MUST: Licensed Veterinary Technician 2+ years of experience Strong organizational skills Great communication skills Highly motivated and energetic Willing...
15 days ago
Mainstay Veterinary Practice - Fairfax, VA (24 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Licensed Veterinary Technician, Full-Time Mainstay Veterinary Practice Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
16 days ago
Mainstay Veterinary Practice - Fairfax, VA (24 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Places IV catheters. The doctors at MVP are as hands-off or hands-on as needed and they allow technicians to do as much as they feel comfortable and are trained to do....
20 days ago
Northern Virginia Community College - Sterling, VA (19 miles from Purcellville, VA)
May require occasional kennel duty on weekends as back up. Special Assignments May be required to perform other duties as assigned....
21 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Poolesville, MD (17 miles from Purcellville, VA)
The responsibilties related to the Veterinary Technician 2 are: Communicate with animal care staff, co-workers, veterinary staff, supervisors, PI, and collaborators....
28 days ago
Poolesville Veterinary Clinic - Poolesville, MD (17 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Quality driven, fast paced, progressive 4 doctor Veterinary Hospital seeking a veterinary technician with experience and ability to be front desk cross trained....
29 days ago
Charles River Laboratories International, Inc - Poolesville, MD (17 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Poolesville, MD....
30+ days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Poolesville, MD (17 miles from Purcellville, VA)
Job Summary We are seeking an Animal Care Technician for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Poolesville, MD....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Purcellville, VA

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

$38,485

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Purcellville, VA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Purcellville, 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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