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

Devoted Veterinary Assistant versed in balancing administrative responsibilities with providing quality veterinary care. Focused on creating calm, inviting office setting to put pet owners and pets at ease.

Skills
  • Patient bathing
  • Reception area maintenance
  • Pre-anesthetic preparation
  • Lab animal restraint
  • Gowning and gloving procedures
  • Technologically savvy
  • Proficient in CornerStone, Intravet, and VetterSoftware programs
  • Communications
  • Problem resolution
  • Invoice generation
  • Customer service
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Placing IV catheters, intubation, and monitoring pets during anesthetic procedures
  • Organization
  • Relationship development
  • Client education
Experience
Veterinary Assistant, 06/2015 to Current
Summit Veterinary Referral CenterTacoma, WA,
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Answered pet owner phone calls and responded to questions while taking messages for staff veterinarians.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Interpreted lab results to diagnose veterinary disorders and recommend treatment plans to veterinarian.
  • Treated animals afflicted with sarcoptic mange and other skin conditions with therapeutic bath treatments and medications.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Reviewed pet records from daily visits and appointments, entering all important data into system.
  • Supervised waiting area, vacuumed floors, and rearranged magazines to maintain office.
  • Set up appointments for checkups and scheduled veterinary consultations and surgical visits for approximately 20 to 30 animals per day.
  • Assisted with nail clipping, fur blow drying and combing out matted fur during high-volume periods with both cats and dogs.
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal.
  • Unloaded and organized supplies and product inventory to maximize team efficiency.
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Walked over dogs of varying sizes at one time while enforcing each dog's good behavior and walking manners.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Improved customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
Veterinary Assistant, 05/2013 to 02/2015
Summit Veterinary Referral CenterTacoma, WA,
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Answered pet owner phone calls and responded to questions while taking messages for staff veterinarians.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Interpreted lab results to diagnose veterinary disorders and recommend treatment plans to veterinarian.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Reviewed pet records from daily visits and appointments, entering all important data into system.
  • Supervised waiting area, mopped floors, etc. to maintain office.
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal.
  • Unloaded and organized supplies and product inventory to maximize team efficiency.
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
Veterinary Assistant, 08/2010 to 05/2013
Summit Veterinary Referral CenterTacoma, WA,
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Answered pet owner phone calls and responded to questions while taking messages for staff veterinarians.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Interpreted lab results to diagnose veterinary disorders and recommend treatment plans to veterinarian.
  • Treated animals afflicted with sarcoptic mange and other skin conditions with therapeutic bath treatments and medications.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Reviewed pet records from daily visits and appointments, entering all important data into system.
  • Supervised waiting area, mopped floors, and rearranged magazines to maintain office.
  • Set up appointments for checkups and scheduled veterinary consultations and surgical visits.
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal.
  • Unloaded and organized supplies and product inventory to maximize team efficiency.
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2010
Hamilton Southeastern High School - Fishers, IN
GPA:
: , Expected in
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana - Indianapolis, IN
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Hamilton Southeastern High School
  • Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana

Job Titles Held:

  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Veterinary Assistant

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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