Veterinarian Jobs in Highland Park, NJ

Diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems in animals. Veterinarians administer diagnostic tests, prescribe medications, and perform surgeries for pets, livestock, and wildlife. They operate medical equipment such as X-ray and ultrasound machines precisely to produce clear and accurate results. They also interact regularly with owners and educate them on treatment plans as well as how to promote their animals’ day-to-day wellness.

Veterinarians may specialize depending on the type of animal they see. Possible areas of focus include equine care (horses), companion animals (domestic pets), and food animals (farm livestock). Alternatively, they might address health compliance (food safety and inspection veterinarians) or work in laboratories to examine human and animal health issues (research veterinarians). 

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Summit Dog Cat Hospital - Summit, NJ (14 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Veterinarian for Busy Summit Office Summit Dog and Cat Hospital Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents....
2 days ago
Animal Health Care of Marlboro - Marlboro, NJ (15 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
We are looking for an eager, career-forward, caring veterinarian(s) to help lead this team into the new year....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - West Orange, NJ (21 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Today, we are the largest family of animal care providers nationwide. Despite unprecedented growth, VCA has never abandoned its devotion to compassionate, comprehensive pet care....
13 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hanover, NJ (22 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Experience, Education and/or Training Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) or equivalent degree required. License in good standing with the applicable state veterinary board....
2 days ago
Vca Animal Hospitals - East Windsor, NJ (13 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
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Kris Mammas Dvm - Bayonne, NJ (20 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
We offer surgical procedures, dental, laser therapy, acupuncture, ultrasound, and digital x-rays. We have a steady clientele and are well known in the community....
2 days ago
Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital - Old Bridge, NJ (9 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Client education and communication skills are paramount in this position....
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Woodbridge Veterinary Group - Woodbridge, NJ (8 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Woodbridge Veterinary Group is a state-of-the-art, multi-doctor, small animal practice in Woodbridge, NJ seeking a full-time veterinarian....
2 days ago
Confidential - Verona, NJ (24 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, and preventive health care by stressing client education....
15 hours ago
Cedar Lane Animal Clinic - Somerset, NJ (5 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Veterinarian: 1 Full-time & 1 Part-time position available. Full-time doctors have a 4-day work week with alternate weekends off. Very comprehensive wage and benefit package....
3 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Tinton Falls, NJ (21 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
We are equipped with complete endoscopic, laparoscopic, and thoracoscopic instrumentation along with CT, ultrasound, digital radiography, in-house laboratory, electrochemotherapy, fluoroscopy, and MRI...
3 days ago
PetWellClinic - Union, NJ (15 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Career Opportunities in Union, Watchung, Woodbridge and Scotch Plains New Jersey. Salary plus commission. Looking for an associate with the values of kindness, service, community, openness ad...
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4 days ago PetWellClinic
Verona Animal Hospital - Verona, NJ (24 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
As an Associate Veterinarian, you will have: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree At least 2 years of experience as a Veterinarian at a high volume hospital or clinic Proficient knowledge of veterinary...
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4 days ago Verona Animal Hospital
J&J Family of Companies - Somerville, NJ (13 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Ethicon Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Principal Scientist, Preclinical Surgeon ( Veterinary Surgeon), to be located in Somerville, NJ. Ethicon,...
4 days ago
National Veterinary Associates - Tinton Falls, NJ (21 miles from Highland Park, NJ)
Job Description Red Bank Veterinary Hospital of Tinton Falls, NJ is currently seeking an Emergency Veterinarian to join its successful, growing team! Day, swing, and overnight options available....
5 days ago

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Veterinarian Online Courses and Training Opportunities

EDIVET: Do you have what it takes to be a veterinarian?
This course is for anyone interested in learning more about Veterinary Medicine, giving a "taster" of courses covered in the first year of a veterinary degree and an idea of what it is like to...

Chicken Behaviour and Welfare
This course explains the general principles of chicken behaviour and welfare, and the behavioural and physiological indicators that can be used to assess welfare in chickens kept in hobby flocks...

Equine Welfare and Management
This unique course was developed by veterinarians at the world-renowned University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. The course will address horsemanship from a welfare...

Salary for Veterinarian Jobs in Highland Park, NJ

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinarians in Highland Park, NJ offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (29.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.2%)
  • High School or GED (18.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (7.1%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some High School (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinarians in Highland Park, NJ
  • None (37.8%)
  • 2-4 years (31.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (11.5%)
  • 4-6 years (11.4%)
  • 1-2 years (5.0%)
  • 8-10 years (2.8%)

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