Veterinary Technician Jobs in Maple Shade, 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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Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant...
1 day ago
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (4 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
monitoring Able to perform CPCR Ability to calculate CRIs and medication calculations Knowledge of fluid pumps and fluid set up, including syringe pumps and administration Skills/Qualifications: One...
19 hours ago
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (4 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Oncology Veterinary Technician The ideal candidate has specialty veterinary experience with a broad knowledge of veterinary science including pharmacology and oncology with strong logic and math skills...
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2 days ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (4 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
monitoring Able to perform CPCR Ability to calculate CRI’s and medication calculations Knowledge of fluid pumps and fluid set up, including syringe pumps and administration Skills/Qualifications: One...
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2 days ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
care, research or formulations departments)....
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Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (4 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Emergency Veterinary Technician Responsibilities and Skills: Ability to triage patients and determine level of urgency Able to perform venipuncture for emergencies with a basic knowledge of hematology...
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2 days ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Zoetis - Philadelphia, PA (9 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Are you a superstar in a clinical laboratory testing searching for somewhere to really shine? Are you excited about working in the veterinary space? Ready to take your experience and lead a...
2 days ago
Mount Laurel Animal Hospital - Mount Laurel, NJ (4 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Phlebotomy and basic knowledge of hematology and “normals” Basic knowledge of anesthetic drugs, protocols, and anesthesia monitoring Medical record keeping, client communication (particularly in regards...
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2 days ago Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
The Pet Mechanic - Philadelphia, PA 19106, PA (8 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
The Pet Mechanic is looking for an Experienced Veterinary Technician. This position is full time....
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5 days ago The Pet Mechanic
Pathway Vet Alliance - Woolwich Township, NJ (23 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Saint Francis Veterinary Center of South Jersey - Turnersville, the world's only three-time finalist for AAHA Accredited North American Practice of the Year (2019 first place!) and New Jersey's...
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5 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Springfield, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
6 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Horsham, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
care, research or formulations departments)....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Warminster, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Willow Grove, PA (15 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
7 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Horsham, PA (18 miles from Maple Shade, NJ)
., may include fetal evaluations, cholinesterase evaluations, or other skills in the animal care, research or formulations departments). Evaluate department processes for possible improvements....
7 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Maple Shade, NJ

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

$38,602

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Maple Shade, 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 Maple Shade, 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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