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

Professional veterinary technician with over 15 years of experience working with animals of different breeds. Solid understanding of animal care practices, grooming and nutrition needs. Outgoing personality with innate drive to provide superior customer service and excellent care.

Skills
  • Lab animal restraint
  • Sternal and lateral recumbency restraint
  • Physical examination
  • Pre-anesthetic preparation
  • Post-surgical clean up and OR sanitation
  • Medication labeling
  • Fecal smear testing
  • Suture removal
  • Collecting specimens for analysis
  • Vital signs
  • Spay and neuter surgeries
  • Elizabethan collar application
  • Intramuscular injection
  • General anesthesia recovery
  • Patient bathing
  • Explaining treatment
  • Maintain controlled drug inventory.
  • Medication dispensing
  • Monitoring recovery
  • Client education
  • Administering subcutaneous medication
  • Ear cleaning
  • Subcutaneous injection
  • Parasitic visual exams
  • Maintaining treatment notes
  • Feline towel restraint
Education and Training
Snead State Community College Boaz, AL Expected in 05/2001 Associate of Applied Science : Veterinary Technology - GPA :
Experience
Envigo - Veterinary Technician
Livermore, CA, 11/2003 - 09/2012
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Performed routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, microbiology, parasitology, exfoliative cytology, blood chemistry, coprology, urinalysis and serology.
  • Listened to clients' questions and concerns regarding pets and delivered timely responses and information on treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Monitored patient vital signs during surgical procedures, and notified veterinarian of changes in stability.
  • Prepared and reviewed records and consent forms.
  • Conducted initial exams on pets, took vital signs and collected samples for lab.
  • Collected urine by expression cystocentesis, or catheterization.
  • Reviewed vaccination records, and prepare and administer vaccinations according to clinic protocols.
  • Assisted veterinarian with treatment of wounds, vaccination administration and operations.
  • Operated anesthesia machines, oxygen equipment and monitoring equipment.
  • Assisted veterinarian with surgical procedures by assembling and sterilizing instruments and administering anesthesia.
  • Performed physical examinations and record case history, weight, temperature and other vitals.
  • Administered and monitored anesthesia for surgeries and operations.
  • Attended to sick or injured animals by securing veterinary care and notifying owners quickly of pet's condition.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels and common areas to reduce spread of illness from infected animals.
  • Operated x-ray machines and exposed radiographic films.
  • Assisted with dental procedures, including smoothing, filing, polishing, and removal of calculus, soft deposits, plaque and stains.
  • Pitched in with laundry duties, including washing, drying and folding towels during busy periods, ensuring consistent workflow.
  • Recommended products to sustain optimal wellness, including vitamins and supplements, dental cleaning, flea control, geriatric care and dietary measures.
  • Reviewed inventory levels during shifts and placed orders to replenish supplies, including shampoo, canine toothpaste and styptic powder.
  • Used IDEXX to analyze bloodwork and samples and diagnose conditions and diseases.
  • Administered oral and rectal radio-opaque materials.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Prepared and labeled medications and informed client of administration techniques.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Scheduled patient appointments to maintain workflows.
Envigo - Veterinary Technician
Frederick, MD, 11/2010 - 05/2012
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels and common areas to reduce spread of illness from infected animals.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Operated x-ray machines and exposed radiographic films.
  • Assisted with dental procedures, including smoothing, filing, polishing, and removal of calculus, soft deposits, plaque and stains.
  • Pitched in with laundry duties, including washing, drying and folding towels during busy periods, ensuring consistent workflow.
  • Scheduled patient appointments to maintain workflows.
  • Recommended products to sustain optimal wellness, including vitamins and supplements, dental cleaning, flea control, geriatric care and dietary measures.
  • Reviewed inventory levels during shifts and placed orders to replenish supplies, including shampoo, canine toothpaste and styptic powder.
  • Used IDEXX to analyze bloodwork and samples and diagnose conditions and diseases.
  • Monitored animals during group play sessions, checking for signs of aggressive or fearful behavior and to prevent biting among dogs.
  • Interpreted lab results to diagnose veterinary disorders and recommend treatment plans to veterinarian.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Prepared and labeled medications and informed client of administration techniques.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Met with pet owners, explained lodging, grooming and daily care services and cross-sold specialty products like bows, ribbons, pet toys and treats.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Administered and monitored anesthesia for surgeries and operations.
  • Attended to sick or injured animals by securing veterinary care and notifying owners quickly of pet's condition.
  • Assisted veterinarian with surgical procedures by assembling and sterilizing instruments and administering anesthesia.
  • Performed physical examinations and record case history, weight, temperature and other vitals.
  • Operated anesthesia machines, oxygen equipment and monitoring equipment.
  • Assisted veterinarian with treatment of wounds, vaccination administration and operations.
  • Collected urine by expression cystocentesis, or catheterization.
  • Reviewed vaccination records, and prepare and administer vaccinations according to clinic protocols.
  • Conducted initial exams on pets, took vital signs and collected samples for lab.
  • Monitored patient vital signs during surgical procedures, and notified veterinarian of changes in stability.
  • Listened to clients' questions and concerns regarding pets and delivered timely responses and information on treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Performed routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, microbiology, parasitology, exfoliative cytology, blood chemistry, coprology, urinalysis and serology.
Envigo - Veterinary Technician
Saint Louis, MO, 08/2001 - 11/2003
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels and common areas to reduce spread of illness from infected animals.
  • Operated x-ray machines and exposed radiographic films.
  • Assisted with dental procedures, including smoothing, filing, polishing, and removal of calculus, soft deposits, plaque and stains.
  • Pitched in with laundry duties, including washing, drying and folding towels during busy periods, ensuring consistent workflow.
  • Performed imaging with ultrasound and x-ray and interpreted results.
  • Scheduled patient appointments to maintain workflows.
  • Recommended products to sustain optimal wellness, including vitamins and supplements, dental cleaning, flea control, geriatric care and dietary measures.
  • Administered oral and rectal radio-opaque materials.
  • Used IDEXX to analyze bloodwork and samples and diagnose conditions and diseases.
  • Reviewed inventory levels during shifts and placed orders to replenish supplies, including shampoo, canine toothpaste and styptic powder.
  • Monitored animals during group play sessions, checking for signs of aggressive or fearful behavior and to prevent biting among dogs.
  • Interpreted lab results to diagnose veterinary disorders and recommend treatment plans to veterinarian.
  • Laundered soiled animal bedding immediately to reduce infection using appropriate chemicals.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Prepared and labeled medications and informed client of administration techniques.
  • Removed animal waste from kennels, runs and exercise areas, placing in trash receptacles or in-ground septic systems.
  • Met with pet owners, explained lodging, grooming and daily care services and cross-sold specialty products like bows, ribbons, pet toys and treats.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Attended to sick or injured animals by securing veterinary care and notifying owners quickly of pet's condition.
  • Administered and monitored anesthesia for surgeries and operations.
  • Performed physical examinations and record case history, weight, temperature and other vitals.
  • Assisted veterinarian with surgical procedures by assembling and sterilizing instruments and administering anesthesia.
  • Operated anesthesia machines, oxygen equipment and monitoring equipment.
  • Assisted veterinarian with treatment of wounds, vaccination administration and operations.
  • Reviewed vaccination records, and prepare and administer vaccinations according to clinic protocols.
  • Collected urine by expression cystocentesis, or catheterization.
  • Conducted initial exams on pets, took vital signs and collected samples for lab.
  • Scrubbed, counted, and packed surgical instruments and drapes into surgi-packs for autoclave sterilization.
  • Performed routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, microbiology, parasitology, exfoliative cytology, blood chemistry, coprology, urinalysis and serology.
  • Listened to clients' questions and concerns regarding pets and delivered timely responses and information on treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Monitored patient vital signs during surgical procedures, and notified veterinarian of changes in stability.
  • Prepared and reviewed records and consent forms.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Snead State Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Veterinary Technician
  • Veterinary Technician
  • Veterinary Technician

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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