Veterinary Assistant Jobs in New Jersey

Perform general tasks needed for animal care. Veterinary assistants work under the guidance of veterinarians and technicians to clean kennels and examination rooms as well as provide direct animal care through feeding, bathing, and exercising. They may aid in blood, urine, and tissue sample collections, as well as administer medication and/or vaccinations ordered by the veterinarian.

Veterinary assistants also support veterinarians during surgical procedures by sterilizing instruments and passing tools when asked. Therefore, they should be comfortable with the sight of blood and other bodily fluids. After surgery, they monitor animals’ condition and behavior for signs of improvement or complications.

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Banfield Pet Hospital - Paramus, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hanover, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
2 days ago
Little Falls, NJ
iforms provided employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Job Title: Full- Time Veterinary Assistant/Technician (Must be available for nights and Saturday) General Description of Position: The...
1 day ago
Monroe, NJ
must(our groomer has retired and left hundreds of clients in need of good groomer) -A head Veterinary Assistant(previous experience as a vet tech/Assist is a must) Pls ... your resume to: ......
6 days ago
Lyndhurst, NJ
RIDGE ROAD compensation: TO BE DECIDED employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post VETERINARY ASSISTANT NEEDED ASAP TO WORK AT LYNDHURST ANIMAL HOSPITAL. EXPERIENCE PREFERRED. COME IN WITH RESUME...
7 days ago
Crosswicks, NJ
compensation: $14-16 per hour employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post FULL TIME veterinary assistant position for equine ambulatory practice in Crosswicks, NJ. This position requires horse-ha...
8 days ago
Union, NJ
growing Practice! Looking for experienced Licensed Vet. Tech & Certified Vet. Tech. and Veterinary Assistants to join our new state-of-the art Eastland Veterinary Hospital in Union Township, NJ. Grea...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbury, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
11 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Edison, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
11 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Madison, NJ
Madison Animal Hospital is seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our AAHA-accredited, 8-doctor practice in Madison, New Jersey. Were looking for a believer in the possibilities of high-quali...
18 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Cherry Hill, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
18 days ago
Wrightstown, NJ
Post Looking for a reliable friendly dependable person to fill a full time position as a veterinary assistant. Duties will include animal restraint, answering phones, filling prescriptions, client commu...
20 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Ocean, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
25 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Manalapan, NJ
required skills of NAVTA-approved veterinary assistant programs at a level that aids in the efficiency of the practice. A Day in the Life of a Banfield Veterinary Assistant The Vet Assistant provides professio...
26 days ago
Fairfield, NJ
ime QR Code Link to This Post Greenfield Animal Hospital in Fairfield, Ct is looking for a Veterinary Assistant. Responsibilities include helping Doctors in Physical Exams, taking a medical history, res...
29 days ago

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Guide to Veterinary Technician Societies

The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America’s (NAVTA) Committee on Veterinary Technician Specialties (CVTS) created and continues to maintain a list of approved societies for veterinary technicians. Consider joining a professional society to build your knowledge and network.