Veterinary Technician Jobs in Woodbridge, 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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Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital - Old Bridge, NJ 08857, NJ (11 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
IV catheter placement SQ/IV/IM injections anesthesia monitoring and patient recovery dental prophylaxis...
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2 days ago Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital
Banfield Pet Hospital - Carlstadt, NJ (22 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
2 days ago
Columbia University - New York, NY (20 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Additional experience in animal care, surgical techniques and flow cytometry is a plus, but not requires. Good interpersonal communications skills are required....
2 days ago
Animal Medical Center - New York, NY (22 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
STAFF POSITIONS Licensed Veterinary Technician – Surgical Oncology (Full Time) Licensed Veterinary Technician – Diagnostic Imaging/CT MRI Full Time) Licensed Veterinary Technician – Emergency & Critical...
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14 hours ago Animal Medical Center
Jamesburg Veterinary Hospital - Monroe Township, NJ (16 miles from Woodbridge, 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 hours ago
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - New York, NY (20 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
(required after first year of employment) A minimum of one year experience in animal care is preferred for this position Work Environment: Position requires working closely with animals....
3 days ago
Kelly Services - Dayton, NJ (16 miles from Woodbridge, 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...
3 days ago
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY (20 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Our Animal Care Technician deliver direct animal care and maintenance of animal caging equipment....
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Verona Animal Hospital - Verona, NJ (19 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Busy, well-established veterinary practice is looking for an experienced veterinary technician for a full-time position....
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2 days ago Verona Animal Hospital
Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital - Old Bridge, NJ 08857, NJ (11 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
medications • laser therapy • IV catheter placement • SQ/IV/IM injections • anesthesia monitoring and patient recovery • dental prophylaxis...
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2 days ago Route 516 Animal Hospital Hospital
Randstad - Dayton, NJ (16 miles from Woodbridge, 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...
2 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Carlstadt, NJ (22 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials....
3 days ago
Covance Inc. - Somerset, NJ (12 miles from Woodbridge, NJ)
Excellent promotional opportunities Education/Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required Experience: Previous animal care experience preferred Extensive job related...
3 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Woodbridge, NJ
Banfield Pet Hospital Certified Veterinary Technician Apply Now Woodbridge, NJ Date posted: Feb 1, 2021 Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified...
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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Woodbridge, NJ

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

$41,670

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Woodbridge, 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 Woodbridge, 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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