Veterinary Technician Jobs in Clifton, NJ

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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Bellerose Animal Hospital - Bellerose, NY (23 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Busy 5 Doctor AAHA certified hospital, located on the Nassau-Queens border of Long Island, Seeks a Full time N.Y. State licensed Technician. Duties include all phases of surgical and medical...
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2 days ago
Animal Medical Center - New York, NY (12 miles from Clifton, NJ)
STAFF POSITIONS Licensed Veterinary Technician – Surgical Oncology (Full Time) Licensed Veterinary Technician – Diagnostic Imaging/CT MRI Full Time) Licensed Veterinary Technician – Emergency & Critical...
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2 days ago Animal Medical Center
VCA Antech, Inc. - Iselin, NJ (23 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our team....
1 hour ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - New York City, NY (13 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our Leadership Team as Technician Supervisor....
1 hour ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brooklyn, NY (14 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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3 hours ago
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY (11 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Our Animal Care Technician deliver direct animal care and maintenance of animal caging equipment....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - White Plains, NY (22 miles from Clifton, NJ)
We looking for a Licensed or License Eligible Veterinary Technician to join our team....
1 hour ago
Oradell Animal Hospital, Inc. - Paramus, NJ (5 miles from Clifton, NJ)
VETERINARY TECHNICIANS AND ASSISTANTS WANTED!!! We are a 60-doctor general, referral and emergency, high-quality care AAHA practice located in Paramus, NJ (20 minutes from NYC)....
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2 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - New York, NY (11 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Please follow all instructions carefully) Overview Accepting applications Open & closing dates Opening and closing dates --> 03/03/2021 to 03/16/2021 Service Excepted Pay scale & grade GS 9 Salary...
22 hours ago
Rockefeller University - New York, NY (11 miles from Clifton, NJ)
The Animal Technician will assist senior members of the laboratory with all aspects of animal work. Responsibilities include managing large mouse colonies (i.e. weaning mouse pups and updating an...
5 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Secaucus, NJ (8 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Watchung, NJ (22 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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3 hours ago
Verona Animal Hospital - Verona, NJ (5 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Busy, well-established veterinary practice is looking for an experienced veterinary technician for a full-time position....
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4 days ago Verona Animal Hospital
Columbia University - New York, NY (11 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Additional experience in animal care, surgical techniques and flow cytometry is a plus, but not requires. Good interpersonal communications skills are required....
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Paramus, NJ (5 miles from Clifton, NJ)
Learn all aspects of hospital organization and function by observing and participating in procedures with the coach veterinary technician or doctor....
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5 days ago

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Veterinary Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Veterinary Office Manager

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Clifton, NJ

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Clifton, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Clifton, NJ
  • 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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