- Oakland, NJ, USA
- 20 per hour based on skills and experience
- Full Time
Health insurance, a 401K, paid time off (PTO), paid education for all employees, and discounts on services and merchandise. Additionally, we are happy to offer bonus opportunities, birthday parties, and monthly lunches.
Oakland Animal Hospital in Oakland, NJ is looking to hire a full-time Veterinary Technician to join our busy vet office. Do you love animals? Can you see yourself working for a vet office that is flexible, family-focused, and supportive? Are you looking for a team-oriented company that values and invests in the success of its employees? If so, please read on!
This essential vet tech position earns a competitive pay up to $20 per hour based on skills and experience. We provide excellent benefits and perks, including health insurance, a 401K, paid time off (PTO), paid education for all employees, and discounts on services and merchandise. Additionally, we are happy to offer bonus opportunities, birthday parties, and monthly lunches. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT OAKLAND ANIMAL HOSPITAL
Founded in 1963, Oakland Animal Hospital exists to provide modern and compassionate veterinary care to the animals of Northwest Bergen County and nearby Passaic and Morris Counties. We are passionate about making our patients and their families comfortable and confident in the veterinary care they receive. We do this by creating a positive office environment where our patients enjoy seeing familiar faces every time they visit.
In order to accomplish our mission, we understand that our staff must love animals just like our clients do! We also know that a unified and dedicated team results in success for our clinic and our employees. Our friendly, open work environment means our employees enjoy coming to work each day and results in very little turnover. Our approachable and flexible leadership team maintains an open-door policy and extends a listening ear to all of our team members. We focus on providing a healthy work/life balance allowing time for employees to effectively manage stress, changing work demands, and even the occasional sad moment. We work as a team, support one another, and at the end of the day, we leave together.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A VETERINARY TECHNICIAN
As a full-time vet tech, you look forward to coming to work each day and sharing your passion for animals with those you serve. Much of your time is spent assisting in surgery and assisting the Doctors during office appointments. Techs also run their own appointments which include drawing blood, administering fluids, training clients, treating ears, and administering pedicures. Techs are also responsible for cleaning/disinfecting the facility. Your positive, personable demeanor is evident in all you do, and you are proud of the role you play on our team. We are lucky to have someone as dependable and caring as you on our animal care team!
- Previous Vet Tech experience
- Knowledge of industry tools and equipment
- Experience with proper animal handling and restrain
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Reliable transportation
- COVID vaccination
Certification is preferred, but not required. Are you self-motivated? Can you contribute to a high-functioning office team? Are you able to effectively manage a variety of tasks and details? Are you passionate about providing exceptional veterinary care? If yes, you might just be perfect for this Veterinary Technician position!
This full-time vet tech position works 35-40 hours per week. Varying shifts are available from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm with rotating Saturday hours from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this vet tech job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!