Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sparta, 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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National Veterinary Associates - Newton, NJ (9 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Job Description Andover Animal Hospital in Sussex County, New Jersey is looking for a Veterinary Technician to join our team!...
2 hours ago
Verona Animal Hospital - Verona, NJ (24 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Busy, well-established veterinary practice is looking for an experienced veterinary technician for a full-time position....
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4 days ago Verona Animal Hospital
AERA - Fairfield, NJ 07004, NJ (20 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Qualifications Must be highly skilled and familiar with emergency medicine, specialty experience a plus Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays IV catheter, phlebotomy, intubation, and anesthetic...
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6 days ago AERA
AERA - Fairfield, NJ 07004, NJ (20 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Are you an experienced veterinary technician looking for a change? This position will ask for a commitment of one weekend day, and a 10 to 12 hour shift, which allows for more time off....
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6 days ago AERA
AERA - Fairfield, NJ (20 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Qualifications Must be highly skilled and familiar with emergency medicine, specialty experience a plus Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays IV catheter, phlebotomy, intubation, and anesthetic...
9 days ago
AERA - Fairfield, NJ 07004, NJ (20 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Veterinary Technician- ICU/CCU-Swing Shift and Overnights Are you an experienced veterinary technician looking for a change?...
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10 days ago AERA
Andover Animal Hospital - Newton, NJ (9 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Andover Animal Hospital, located in Newton, NJ, is adding a Veterinary Technician to their growing team!...
12 days ago
Critter Control Operations, Inc. - Morristown, NJ (19 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Are you a motivated problem solver who enjoys consistent and dynamic work? Look no further! Who are we? Critter Control Operations specializes in wildlife management services for residential and...
13 days ago
Critter Control Operations, Inc. - Sparta, NJ
Are you a motivated problem solver who enjoys consistent and dynamic work? Look no further! Who are we? Critter Control Operations specializes in wildlife management services for residential and...
13 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - East Hanover, NJ (20 miles from Sparta, 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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16 days ago
Atlantic Health - Morristown, NJ (19 miles from Sparta, NJ)
Invasive Cardiovascular Tech, Cardiac Catheterization LabJob Location(s) US-NJ-MorristownPosition Type Full-TimeShift 12 Hour NightsCategory TechnicalDepartment 02723700 - Cardiac Catheterization...
18 days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Blairstown, NJ (18 miles from Sparta, 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!...
90+ days ago
VCA Animal Hospitals - Little Falls, NJ (23 miles from Sparta, NJ)
VCA Little Falls Animal Hospital in Little Falls, NJ is seeking a Part-Time Veterinary Technician to join our one-of-a-kind 5-doctor small animal practice!...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Sparta, NJ

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

$41,670

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Sparta, 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 Sparta, 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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