Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ridgewood, 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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Veterinary Emergency Group - White Plains, NY (18 miles from Ridgewood, 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...
2 days ago
The Rockefeller University - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, 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...
2 days ago
Oradell Animal Hospital, Inc. - Paramus, NJ (3 miles from Ridgewood, 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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2 days ago
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
• You are willing to help to train and advise less experienced Veterinary Technicians....
2 days ago
Rna Veterinary Practice Pllc - New York, NY (17 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
monitoring physical examinations and patients assessment surgical preparations and assisting dentistry labwork pharmacy patient recovery compassionate care for our hospitalized patients Requirements...
1 day ago
VCA Ho-Ho-Kus Animal Hospital - Ho Ho Kus, NJ (1 mile from Ridgewood, 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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1 day ago VCA Ho-Ho-Kus Animal Hospital
Veterinary Emergency Group - Nanuet, NY (9 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Licensed Veterinary Technician Veterinary Emergency Group is currently hiring a Licensed (or license eligible) Veterinary Technician for an emergency hospital and urgent care in Nanuet, NY....
10 hours ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Pelham, NY (16 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
1 day ago
Oceanside Animal Clinic - Brooklyn, NY (20 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
Job description includes bringing patients into exam rooms, taking temperature and weight, assisting doctors with medical procedures/surgical procedures, taking blood work, IV catheter placement, taking...
2 days ago
Valhalla Animal Hospital - Valhalla, NY (18 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
We are well-established, progressive, warm and friendly small animal clinic and are seeking out F/T + P/T Licensed Veterinary Technicians or ones that are eligible and highly knowledgeable....
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2 days ago Valhalla Animal Hospital
County Animal Hospital - New City, NY (13 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
All our veterinary technicians must be licensed by NYS. Dr. Weiner and our LVTs are all Certified Fear Free® Professionals....
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2 days ago County Animal Hospital
Montefiore Medical Center - Bronx, NY (15 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
The Animal Technician I will perform routine activities associated with animal care in a research setting which involves: Feeding animals Maintaining a sanitary environment in surgical settings Monitoring...
2 days ago
Bond Vet - New York, NY (16 miles from Ridgewood, 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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3 days ago
PETCO - Kinnelon, NJ (14 miles from Ridgewood, NJ)
The Veterinary Technician represents the mission and values to all clients....
3 days ago
VCA Antech, Inc. - West Orange, NJ (15 miles from Ridgewood, 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...
3 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Ridgewood, NJ

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Ridgewood, 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 Ridgewood, 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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