tree nursery worker resume example with 2+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Devoted Veterinary Assistant versed in balancing administrative responsibilities with delivering quality veterinary care. Focused on creating calm, inviting office setting to put pet owners and pets at ease. Excellent time management and relationship-building skills with animals and people alike.

  • Lab animal restraint
  • Reception area maintenance
  • Computer skills
  • Active listening
  • Project planning
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Training & Development
  • Problem resolution
  • People skills
Education and Training
Virginia Virtual Academy Online, Expected in 06/2020 High School Diploma : - GPA :
My ICEV Online, Expected in Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certication : - GPA :
Amita Health - Tree Nursery Worker
Detroit, MI, 10/2020 - Current
  • Learned all aspects of operations, including [Task], [Task] and [Area of expertise] to promote better knowledge and assist [Job Title] during staff absences.
  • Supported crew members in maintaining irrigation systems.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safety and proper operation of heavy farm equipment.
  • Kept farm buildings, fencing and structures maintained in good working condition to meet day-to-day needs.
  • Planted Pine Tree seedlings on-time and with ideal practices to help farm achieve top-quality yields.
  • Harvested Pine Tree crops by hand to avoid damage to delicate items.
  • Communicated with management to promote efficiency in daily operations.
Vca Antech, Inc. - Veterinary Assistant
Stafford, TX, 03/2019 - 10/2020
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to prevent injuries.
  • Organized operating room ahead of procedures and assisted veterinarians during surgeries.
  • Administered immunizations, blood plasma and other medications to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
  • Scrubbed, counted and packed surgical instruments and drapes for autoclave sterilization.
  • Cared for animals in post-operative recovery by closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Trained new veterinary staff on office procedures and requirements.
  • Helped veterinarian with wide variety of surgical procedures, including neutering, tooth removal and casting broken bones.
  • Documented and tracked treatment activities.
  • Assisted veterinarians in examining animals.
  • Helped veterinarians examine animals and identify behavioral changes or clinical symptoms suggesting illness or injury.
  • Stocked treatment rooms with appropriate supplies, scheduled appointments, answered phones and processed customer payments to boost office efficiency.
  • Supported veterinarians in disease management and mitigation procedures.
  • Documented patient information with precision to maintain records accuracy.
  • Monitored animals' recovering from surgery and notified veterinarians of any changes.
  • Laid out surgical equipment and passed instruments and materials to veterinarian during surgical procedures.
  • Administered vaccines to animals and delivered blood and lab results.
  • Dusted, sprayed and bathed animals to maintain good hygiene and control insect pests.
  • Educated clients and public on animal health, treatment protocols and general procedures.
  • Explained disease and condition diagnoses, prognoses and treatment options to pet and animal owners to provide information for decision-making concerning care.
Hog Wild K-9 Retreat - Animal Care Attendant
City, STATE, 07/2019 - 10/2019
  • Promoted optimal animal health by feeding and watering on regular schedule.
  • Cleaned cages in accordance with health code requirements to ensure sanitary environment for animals.
  • Fed and refreshed water for animals staying in kennels on regular eating schedules.
  • Performed daily care, including feeding, watering and cleaning animal enclosures for rescued animals.
  • Sprayed down and applied cleaning solutions to animal cages to remove waste and dirt.
  • Administered medications to animals with meals or treats.
  • Sanitized floors and other surfaces to provide sterile environment.
  • Washed and disinfected animals' food and water bowls each day.
  • Maintained animal shelter, including cleaning and disinfecting kennels, cages, and equipment; wash dishes and laundry; take out garbage; perform custodial duties. Washed towels and bedding, cleaned kennels and litter boxes and mopped floors.
  • Supported animal health by keeping all areas clean, neat and properly sanitized.
  • Prepared and served meals to meet dietary needs and instructions.
  • Picked up dog waste using bags to dispose of properly.
  • Maintained clean and orderly play yards, kennels and cages.
  • Performed custodial duties, including mopping, sweeping and sterilizing equipment.
  • Walked animals in assigned area to complete daily enrichment.
  • Scheduled dog walking services and collected payments from pet owners.
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels and common areas to reduce spread of illness from infected animals.
  • Talked to animals in soothing manner and familiarized each with human voices.
  • Pitched in with laundry duties, including washing, drying and folding towels during busy periods, ensuring consistent workflow.
  • Walked dogs on regular schedule to provide exercise and potty opportunities.

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School Attended

  • Virginia Virtual Academy
  • My ICEV

Job Titles Held:

  • Tree Nursery Worker
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Animal Care Attendant


  • High School Diploma
  • Elanco Veterinary Medical Applications Certication

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