General Employment Information

A motivated, personable staff allows us, as doctors of veterinary medicine, and our team, to be efficient at attaining our goals as a veterinary health care team. The hours at our hospital are reasonable and incorporate flexible scheduling which allows us to live in a less stressful environment.

Location: We are located in Northwest New Jersey. The rural setting is close to the Pocono Mountain ski region yet one hour from New York City. We are close to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. You can canoe, fish, mountain bike, go camping and any other outdoor activity you can think of. Housing is affordable and Sussex County offers excellent schools.

Special Equipment: Full laboratory, DR digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, Shoreline lift tables, digital microscope, Tonopen, ICU unit, oxygen cages, 2 bay surgical suite, bereavement room and Doppler blood pressure monitors.

Comments: If you are interested in being a member of our veterinary family, please fax (973-579-2908), mail (169 US Highway 206, Augusta, NJ 07822) or email us at

Veterinarian Position

Do you enjoy working with a tight-knit team of highly qualified professionals to practice independent, personalized, non-corporate veterinary medicine? The Animal Hospital of Sussex County is seeking an associate veterinarian to join our team! We are a team of over 30 caring & experienced individuals, including 6 veterinarians, who would love to mentor a new graduate. All of our veterinary expertise shows in our level of caring, and we strongly promote and support all of our veterinarians’ diverse interests. (We are seeking a full time small animal associate veterinarian, but will offer a mixed animal position to accompany one of our current associate vets if interested but is not required.)


We are a full service, AAHA accredited hospital practicing high-quality medicine with a special focus on patient care & learning new skills. We offer surgery (from routine to emergency &  orthopedic), cryosurgery, dentistry & preventative medicine using up-to-date technology (including laser therapy, 2 digital x-ray machines, digital dental x-ray 4, ultrasound & endoscopy). There is also a fully stocked on-site pharmacy for extra convenience. We also service two of the largest animal sanctuaries in NJ as well as a small zoo!

As a privately owned business in operation for over 30 years, we are seeking a compassionate, team-player who can uphold a great reputation with clients. You will be responsible for managing cases while being mentored by experienced peers, and will require the ability to productively make decisions as well as clearly & effectively communicate with fellow team members. We have a reputation for excellence in work-life balance, mentorship, maintaining a positive environment and willingness to bond with team members, clients & patients. We do not answer to shareholders (as corporations do) and every veterinarian is treated with the utmost respect. Each doctor is also staffed with a team of at least 1 technician & 1 assistant for every shift.

Qualifications Required: DVM/VMD (recent graduate is fine).

Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience.

Health insurance, life insurance, liability insurance, veterinary license, continuing education VIN membership and AVMA dues are available. A retirement plan is also available with contributions paid by the employer.

Veterinary Technician

Type of Position Available: Motivated, personable veterinary technician needed for our expanding AAHA certified hospital. 100% companion animal primarily canine and feline. We hope to find a veterinary technician who shares our philosophy, loves veterinary medicine, and can be an asset to our progressive practice environment.

Qualifications Required: Associate degree in Veterinary Technology, trained certified veterinary technician with experience.

Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience.

We strongly believe in continuing education. A retirement plan is available with matching contributions paid by the employer.