Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hackensack, 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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VCA Antech, Inc. - New York City, NY (12 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Job Description: Credentialed Veterinary Technician Supervisor We are seeking a highly experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our Leadership Team as Technician Supervisor....
2 days ago
Bond Vet - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
*Licensed Veterinary Technicians will receive a $5,000 sign-on bonus upon acceptance in September. You'll Fit In If: Helping others makes you happy. You thrive in a team culture....
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2 days ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - White Plains, NY (17 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician - White Plains in White Plains, New York Emergency Veterinary Technician WHO WE ARE: Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG) is a...
1 day ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Brooklyn, NY (13 miles from Hackensack, 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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2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - White Plains, NY (17 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
We looking for a Licensed or License Eligible Veterinary Technician to join our team....
2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Morris Plains, NJ (23 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture Catheter placement Radiology Anesthesia monitoring Physical examinations and patient assessment Surgical preparation...
2 days ago
PETCO - Kinnelon, NJ (18 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
2 days ago
Oradell Animal Hospital, Inc. - Paramus, NJ (4 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
The Oncology Technician assists the oncologists with daily rounds and clinic appointments, coordinates and handles chemotherapy treatments (including calculating dosages, preparation and...
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1 day ago
The Rockefeller University - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
The Rockefeller University seeks an Animal Technician, Systems Cancer Biology to join Systems Cancer Biology. The Animal Technician will assist senior members of the laboratory with all aspects of...
1 day ago
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
• You are willing to help to train and advise less experienced Veterinary Technicians....
1 day ago
Rna Veterinary Practice Pllc - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
monitoring physical examinations and patients assessment surgical preparations and assisting dentistry labwork pharmacy patient recovery compassionate care for our hospitalized patients Requirements...
12 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - New Hyde Park, NY (21 miles from Hackensack, 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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2 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - Sea Cliff, NY (21 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
The skills that you will be utilizing include, but are not limited to: Venipuncture catheter placement radiology anesthesia monitoring physical examinations and patient assessment surgical preparation...
2 days ago
VCA Ho-Ho-Kus Animal Hospital - Ho Ho Kus, NJ (8 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
VCA Ho-Ho-Kus Animal Hospital is seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our one-of-a-kind GP Practice!...
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9 hours ago VCA Ho-Ho-Kus Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pelham, NY (12 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 hours ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hackensack, NJ

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Hackensack, 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Hackensack, 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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