kennel assistant resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

An an enthusiastic and upbeat vetJessicaary technician with 10 years of experience in vetJessicaary medicine with a passion for professional development, education, and teamwork. Guided over 600 vetJessicaary students in the last 5 years in proficient technical skill methods. A patient and personable teacher focused on creating an environment conducive to building upon both strengths and weaknesses. Finds immense satisfaction in facilitating positive change and growth. Interested in transitioning to human medicine; specifically nursing.

  • Patient restraint
  • Phlebotomy
  • Cystocentsis
  • Intravenous catheters
  • Noninvasive blood pressure
  • Complete neurological exam
  • Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Credibility
  • Teamwork
Awards and Accomplishments
  • Annual Evaluation of "Exceeds Expectations", 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Won "Be the Creed", 2015
  • Elected member of Staff Advisory Committee, 2016
  • Elected Chair of Staff Advisory Sub-Committee "Be the Creed", 2016
  • Reelected to Staff Advisory Committee, 2017
  • Organized staff Corn Hole Tournament sponsored by the Dean, 2017
  • Elected to Staff Council, 2017
  • Won "Be the Creed", 2020
Expected in No Degree | General Studies Southern Union State Community College, Wadley, AL GPA:
Expected in No Degree | Business Auburn University-Montgomery, Montgomery, AL GPA:
Expected in Associate of Science | VetJessicaary Technology Penn Foster Career School, Scranton, PA GPA:
Work History
12/2010 to 07/2012 Kennel Assistant Ethos Veterinary Health Llc | Orland Park, IL,
  • Admitted between 5-25 pets for boarding and day care per day and could care for 100 or more at maximum capacity
  • Obtained patient histories from each client to gain information concerning health, behaviors, potential allergies and other details that could potentially be important to know about each patient
  • Maintained clean and organized boarding areas to promote animal wellbeing while housed
  • Organized approaches to handling daily job duties and housekeeping needs including walking, feeding, watJessicag, engaging, bathing, cleaning kennels, washing food and water dishes, laundry, and maintaining inventory supply stock
  • Protected animals from care errors and minimized animal injury by following strict safety procedures, monitoring behaviors, and eliminating safety hazards
to Client Care Representative 3 Day Blinds | Dover, DE,
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge of clinic policies regarding client communication, scheduling functions, and payment procedures
  • Educated clients concerning hospital benefits such as patient based wellness plans, alternative payment methods, and scheduled reminders to ensure appropriate patient care was maintained and clients return
  • Worked under deadlines and promptly responded to general inquiries and service requests from staff and clients from 5 different communication methods
  • Developed relationships with clients based on good customer service, communication, and trust
to VetJessicaary Technician Modern Animal | Pasadena, CA,
  • Evaluated anywhere between 5-15 incoming patients per day
  • Processed new patients, keeping client records updated with key information regarding patient history facts related to presenting complaints
  • Exhibited proficiency in appropriately effective restraint with active animals while practicing phlebotomy, cystocentsis, intravenous catheter placement, etc
  • Collected specimens including blood, urine, feces, tissues, and analyzed laboratory samples after processing
  • Administered anesthetics while monitoring effects throughout duration of surgery until recovery
  • Independently performed dental procedures
  • Coordinated documentation of all treatments, recommendations, communications and other pertinent information for complete medical record keeping
  • Disinfected exam areas, laboratory, equipment, instruments, operating rooms and hospital wards to prevent spread of disease
  • Provided exemplary customer service by educating owners, answJessicag animal health questions regarding medical conditions, treatment options, general care guidelines, etc
08/2014 to Current VetJessicaary Neurology and Neurosurgery Technician Auburn University College Of Veterinary Medicine | City, STATE,
  • Practices proficiency in intermediate nursing skills/procedures
  • Teaches technical procedures and methods to other technicians and students
  • Assists with evaluating and receiving between 3-5 cases per day
  • Teaches students how to perform proper neurologic exams, localize lesions, rank differentials, and present plans to clients
  • Anticipates patient's needs and prepares accurate estimates
  • Practices standard technician operations related to any procedure involving diagnostic tools and equipment in Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Uses effective communication skills between multiple services simultaneously to efficiently schedule diagnostics
  • Maintains proper medical records by reviewing and updating each patient chart daily
  • Communicates with referral liaisons, referring vetJessicaarians, and clients
  • Cross trains when necessary with specialty services Anesthesia, Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue General Surgery, Oncology, Orthopedic Surgery, Cardiology and Emergency Critical Care

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School Attended

  • Southern Union State Community College
  • Auburn University-Montgomery
  • Penn Foster Career School

Job Titles Held:

  • Kennel Assistant
  • Client Care Representative
  • VetJessicaary Technician
  • VetJessicaary Neurology and Neurosurgery Technician


  • No Degree
  • No Degree
  • Associate of Science

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