Veterinary Technician Jobs in Morris Plains, 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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Aerotek - Paramus, NJ (23 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
, animals, mice, animal care Top Skills Details: 1 year animal husbandry experience, experience documenting cleaning data or scientific data within a database, experience working within a vivarium setting...
2 days ago
Covance Inc. - Somerset, NJ (23 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Reports all animal care concerns and becomes involved in the resolution and appropriate corrective action when necessary. Learns handling techniques for all species....
5 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Watchung, NJ (14 miles from Morris Plains, 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...
3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Union, NJ (15 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 hours ago
Veterinary Emergency Group - Clifton, NJ (18 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Job Information Veterinary Emergency Group Emergency Veterinary Technician- Clifton in Clifton, New Jersey Responsibilities to include but, not limited to: Triaging Knowledge and ability to recognize...
11 hours ago
Envision - West Orange, NJ (12 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Job Information Envision Healthcare Northfield Surgical Center - Endoscopy Technician in West Orange, New Jersey Description Northfield Surgical Center of West Orange, N.J., is an outpatient...
11 hours ago
Merck Company - Kenilworth, NJ (15 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Job Description Unsere Qualitatssicherung gewahrleistet, dass alle in unseren Produkten enthaltenen Materialien und Stoffe unter Einhaltung unserer strengen Qualitatsstandards und aller...
9 hours ago
Verona Animal Hospital - Verona, NJ (13 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Busy, well-established veterinary practice is looking for an experienced veterinary technician for a full-time position....
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7 hours ago Verona Animal Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbridge, NJ (22 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hanover, NJ (6 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Garfield, NJ (19 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
3 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Secaucus, NJ (22 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
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3 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
AmSurg Corp. - West Orange, NJ (12 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Northfield Surgical Center of West Orange, N.J., is an outpatient endoscopic facility specializing in colon cancer screening and gastroenterology. Our center has been designed to provide the...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Paramus, NJ (23 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
Direct Apply

3 hours ago Banfield Pet Hospital
Bluepearl - Paramus, NJ (23 miles from Morris Plains, NJ)
Job Information BluePearl Licensed Veterinary Technician -Critical Care in Paramus, New Jersey Licensed Veterinary Technician -Critical Care Paramus New Jersey Vet Technician Opening Statement BluePearl...
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Morris Plains, NJ

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Morris Plains, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (25.5%)
  • High School or GED (24.1%)
  • 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 Morris Plains, 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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