Veterinary Assistant

Meadowland Veterinary Hospital
Hackensack, NJ
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Meadowlands Veterinary Hospital is seeking an experienced FT Veterinary Technician Assistant to join our animal-loving staff. We are a small animal general practice located in Hackensack, NJ. We are looking for a passionate, motivated, team-oriented individual who shares our core values of providing exceptional veterinary care and client experience.

Duties include:

  • Provide assistance to our Veterinary Technicians and Veterinarians
  • Greet patients and their owners as they arrive and show them to an exam room
  • Take pets’ weight and other vital signs upon arrival
  • Provide patient restraint during procedures and examinations
  • Clean and maintain the surgical and treatment room in preparation for procedures
  • Prepare instruments and medications as directed by veterinary personnel
  • Calm and soothe anxious patients
  • Adhere to the hospital’s safety and wellness regulations

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED required
  • 1+ years of experience working as a Veterinary Technician Assistant
  • Experience with animal restraint required
  • Ability to lift 50lbs

Compensation: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour (to commensurate with experience)

Our excellent benefits package includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Healthcare benefits
  • Paid time off
  • 401k
  • Scrub allowance
  • Generous pet discounts

It is of the utmost importance to us that we provide you with the necessary tools and resources to ensure your success. No overnight shifts required as we are located near specialty hospitals for referrals, emergencies, and consultations.

Our hospital offers the following cutting-edge services:

  • Digital x-ray
  • In-house ultrasound machine
  • Soft tissue surgeries
  • Dental services with digital x-ray, ultrasonic scaling, high-speed equipment
  • Fully integrated electronic medical records

If you're looking for an exciting opportunity in a field you're passionate about, please contact us today. We would love to hear from you!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 - $18.00 per hour

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Veterinary Assistant
Meadowland Veterinary Hospital
Hackensack, NJ
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