Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hackettstown, 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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Merck & Co., Inc. - Madison, NJ (22 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Job Description Our IT team operates as a business partner proposing ideas and innovative solutions that enable new organizational capabilities. We collaborate internationally to deliver the...
2 days ago
Covance Incorporated - Franklin, NJ (20 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Reports all animal care concerns and becomes involved in the resolution and appropriate corrective action when necessary. Learns handling techniques for all species....
4 days ago
Covance Incorporated - Franklin, NJ (20 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
We have a great opportunity for a Veterinary Technician at our Somerset, New Jersey facility....
4 days ago
Smithfield Animal Hospital - East Stroudsburg, PA (20 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Primary Responsibilities include working with the veterinarian to provide excellent animal care (animal restraint, lab work, interacting with clients, cleaning, etc), but all employees are cross trained...
5 days ago
Somerset Veterinary Group - Bridgewater, NJ (21 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Somerset Veterinary Group in Bridgewater, NJ, a well-established and high quality small animal general practice, seeks to add an experienced Veterinary Technician to our friendly team....
6 days ago
Crown Veterinary Specialists & Associate - Lebanon, NJ (15 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Previous experience working as a Veterinary Technician or Veterinary Assistant is required....
13 days ago
Canine Company - Morristown, NJ (18 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Canine Company, a family owned business providing at-home pet solutions in the Northeast US, is seeking Field Technicians to work installing, troubleshooting electronics and promoting the...
14 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hanover, NJ (23 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #NAVTA Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
14 days ago
St. Luke's University Health Network - Easton, PA (22 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to...
18 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Washington, NJ (12 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) #CB Qualification: Commitment beyond qualificationsBeing a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA...
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30+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Morris Plains, NJ (17 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Morris Plains Animal Hospital has an immediate opening for a skilled, experienced Veterinary Technician....
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Pen Argyl, PA (22 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
If you share our passion for providing quality small animal care, apply today and become a member of our energetic team!...
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Blairstown, NJ (9 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
Certified Veterinary Technician wanted for progressive, well-established eight-doctor small animal practice. We also see exotics and work with the animals from the local wolf preserve!...
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Madison, NJ (22 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
We are seeking an experienced Veterinary Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the...
45+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Madison, NJ (22 miles from Hackettstown, NJ)
The successful candidate will be a believer in the possibilities of high quality veterinary medicine and patient carewith the expertise and technical know-how to make them happen. In this position...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Hackettstown, NJ

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

$35,858

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Hackettstown, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.2%)
  • 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 Hackettstown, 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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