Veterinary Technician Jobs in Howell, 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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Jamesburg Veterinary Hospital - Monroe Township, NJ (17 miles from Howell, NJ)
General Accountabilities Holds or restrains animals during veterinary procedures. Cleans and maintains kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Holmdel, NJ (15 miles from Howell, NJ)
Requirements\: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Qualification: Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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5 hours ago
VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital - Cranbury, NJ (21 miles from Howell, NJ)
VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital in East Windsor, NJ is seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our one-of-a-kind 5-doctor GP practice!...
13 hours ago
VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital - East Windsor, NJ (18 miles from Howell, NJ)
We are seeking an experienced Credentialed Veterinary Technician to join our leadership team as Technician Supervisor....
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1 day ago VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital
VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital - East Windsor, NJ (18 miles from Howell, NJ)
VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital in East Windsor, NJ is seeking a Veterinary Technician to join our one-of-a-kind 5-doctor GP practice!...
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1 day ago VCA Twin Rivers Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Ocean, NJ (9 miles from Howell, 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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4 hours ago
Kelly Services - Tennent, NJ (11 miles from Howell, NJ)
Laboratory Technician Dayton, New Jersey 08810 (Central NJ) Temporary to Hire Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 7am to 3pm; every other weekend Job Overview: The lab is led by an experienced team...
4 days ago
Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital - Old Bridge, NJ 08857, NJ (18 miles from Howell, NJ)
IV catheter placement SQ/IV/IM injections anesthesia monitoring and patient recovery dental prophylaxis...
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4 days ago Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital
Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital - Old Bridge, NJ 08857, NJ (18 miles from Howell, NJ)
medications • laser therapy • IV catheter placement • SQ/IV/IM injections • anesthesia monitoring and patient recovery • dental prophylaxis...
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4 days ago Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital
Randstad - Dayton, NJ (22 miles from Howell, NJ)
Seeking Individuals who are highly motivated and willing to work with animals. This person will change litter, clean cages, wash glassware, and prepare animals for testing. location: Dayton, New...
4 days ago
Kelly Services - Dayton, NJ (22 miles from Howell, NJ)
Laboratory Technician Dayton, New Jersey 08810 (Central NJ)** **Temporary to Hire** **Work Schedule: Monday to Friday 7am to 3pm; every other weekend** Job Overview: + The lab is led by an...
5 days ago
Pathway Vet Alliance - Robbinsville, NJ (21 miles from Howell, NJ)
PetCure Oncology is looking for an Oncology Veterinary Technician to join their amazing team!...
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8 days ago
Purrfurred Vet Care - Howell, NJ
the doctor during exams diagnostic skills including collection and processing of blood and urine fecal floats and reading results taking X-ray images and understanding patient positioning placing IV...
9 days ago
Howell Animal Hospital surgical and diagnostic cen - Howell, NJ
We are seeking an Experienced Veterinary Technicians for our busy, small animal practice....
10 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Howell, NJ

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Howell, 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 Howell, 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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