Veterinary Nurse Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Recent Jefferson College Veterinary Technology program graduate with animal care and customer service experience, available for a part-time job for the weekends, most evenings, and some holiday shifts. Current full-time student at the University of Missouri-Columbia, finishing Bachelors in Animal Science. Recently passed both the VTNE and MO state boards, waiting to find employment to make the certification official.

  • Multitasking abilities
  • Conflict resolution
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Medication Administration
  • File and records management
Work History
Veterinary Nurse, 07/2020 to 08/2021
The University Of Oklahoma Norman, OK,
  • Maintained daily progress records, surgery logs, x-ray logs, Drug Enforcement Administration logs, and routine records.
  • Administered medications, vaccines, and treatments as instructed by the veterinarian.
  • Interacted with clients regarding animal health, questions and concerns, education on the treatment protocol, and general procedures.
  • Cleaned and disinfected exam areas, surgical equipment, and kennels to prevent diseases and control odors.
  • Recorded symptoms and documented medical observations to inform treatment decisions.
  • Prepared surgical instrument packs and drapes for use in sterile environments by processing an autoclave under high pressure and high-temperature conditions.
  • Collected and analyzed patient samples for laboratory diagnostics. (Idexx machines)
  • Performed ophthalmological procedures such as tear production testing, topical anesthetic application, fluorescein staining of the cornea, and tonometry.
  • Placed IV catheters.
  • Clipped, prepped, and positioned animals for routine surgeries of dogs and cats (spays and neuters).
  • Positioned and restrained patients for x-rays and ultrasounds.
  • Restrained animals for medical exams and treatments in safe and calm manners.
  • Monitored patients' vitals while under anesthesia.
  • Processed new patients and updated client records with key information by using paper files and CornerStone software.
Associate Trainer, 07/2018 to 05/2020
Illinois Tool Works Lake Bluff, IL,
  • Followed safety procedures and regulations.
  • Resolved complaints promptly and professionally.
  • Worked efficiently and positively with coworkers and management.
  • Assisted in monitoring trainee performance to identify gaps in training.
  • Wiped counters and sanitized equipment to maintain clean food prep and dining areas.
  • Greeted customers promptly and took orders to keep flow of traffic moving.
  • Accurately operated cash register to process customer payments.
  • Replenished condiments, beverages and supplies while maintaining cleanliness of service areas.
Stable Hand, 08/2011 to 07/2016
Culver Academies Culver, IN,
  • Mixed and administered special food formulas to individual animals based on unique dietary needs.
  • Boosted animal health for horses and donkeys by carrying out optimal feeding and watering schedule.
  • Kept animal coats clean and healthy with regular washing, grooming, and trimming.
  • Monitored animal behavior and completed examinations to identify illnesses, injuries, or potential diseases.
  • Worked with other stable hands to clean stables and riding areas.
Bachelor of Science: Animal Science, Expected in 05/2023
University of Missouri - Columbia, MO,
Associate of Science: Veterinary Technology, Expected in 05/2021
Jefferson College - Hillsboro, MO
  • Dean's List [Spring 2021]
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2019
Seckman High School - Imperial, MO,
  • RVT, I have recently passed the VTNE and MO state boards.

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School Attended
  • University of Missouri
  • Jefferson College
  • Seckman High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Veterinary Nurse
  • Associate Trainer
  • Stable Hand
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma