Veterinarian Assistant Resume Samples

As a Veterinarian Assistant, the individual will perform various tasks such as – scheduling appointments, administering medication, preparing animals for surgeries, and helping the Veterinarian. A professional Veterinarian Assistant Resume gives a bullet list of the following tasks- cleaning and maintaining all equipment, feeding and administering medication to the pets, exercising and grooming patients, restraining and handling animal patients, preparing and sanitizing all surgery suites, and undertaking various clerical and administrative tasks as required.

Beginning a work in this position is a great way to enter into the occupation of veterinary medicine, provided the candidates can demonstrate the following skills – strong listening skills, the ability to notice changes in the condition of the animals, strong desire to help animals, ability to identify and solve problems quickly, and the ability to lift heavy animals. The minimum required education includes a high school diploma and a state-approved training program.

Veterinarian Assistant Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging position that allows me to utilize my current skills to assist in advancing a business that offers a stable employment opportunity. I am also eager to learn new skills and business and technological advancements. I am seeking a challenging career in my area of competence and enriches my knowledge, and gives me a chance to be part of a team that contributes towards the growth of the organization, thereby yielding the twin benefits of job satisfaction and convenient professional growth.

Skills : Mac OS X, PC, Schedule Appointments, Inventory Management, Bookkeeping, Powerpoint, Web Design.

Description :

    1. Monitor patients for vomit, blood, urine, and feces in the cage, and clean patient's cages if needed.
    2. Prioritize tasks to maximize clients' satisfaction and patient health. Provide impeccable customer service to clients If needed, 
    3. Help receptionist with checking in clients, and other front office work.
    4. Monitor patients' behaviors Record all medical data into Cornerstone System's.
    5. Prepare meals and feed all animals in the clinic, including boarders and animals there for treatment.
    6. Note appetite on cage cards and patients' records. Assist Technicians with patient care and nursing.
    7. Restrain animals for exams and treatment. Monitor animals recovering from surgery and note patients conditions.
    8. Measure and record each patient's weight, temperature, pulse rate, and respiratory rate.
    9. Assist veterinary technicians and/or doctors with restraint and positioning of patients for radiographic procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Veterinarian Assistant/Associate Resume

Objective : Seeking to fulfill the position of Medical Assistant utilizing solid interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills. Long term goal would be to become a vital member of the staff and work up to a management position, while providing valued medical care to clients.

Skills : Laboratory Benchwork, Clinical Research.

Description :

    1. Prepare treatment room for examination of animals; check equipment to ensure it is in working condition; restrain animals during examination, treatment, or inoculation.
    2. Handle all animals with care, transport animals to and from lab or surgical area, place and secure animals, take readings, and record findings on charts as necessary.
    3. Apply wound dressings, clean teeth, and take vital signs of the animal.
    4. Educate clients, complete patient invoices, and care for hospitalized patients.
    5. Observe animals in accordance with specific instructions for obvious symptoms of disease, injury or illness and inform the veterinarian of changes in behavior or appearance.
    6. Clean, disinfect and maintain cages, washing cages, floors, racks and holding areas for all animals; maintain animal living areas in an orderly and sanitary condition.
    7. Perform special cleaning of surgery rooms, washing with chemical solutions or other appropriate methods.
    8. Follow safety procedures in the prevention of cross-infection and containment of infectious materials associated with animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Veterinarian Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated person looking for an opportunity to contribute and provide a professional service to all clients and other employees. Genuine desire to grow and meet company expectations to this open position.

Skills : Animal experience, Product sales.

Description :

    1. Handle all animals with care, transport animals to and from lab or surgical area, place and secure animals, take readings, and record findings on charts as necessary.
    2. Apply wound dressings, clean teeth, and take vital signs of the animal.
    3. Educate clients, complete patient invoices, and care for hospitalized patients.
    4. Observe animals in accordance with specific instructions for obvious symptoms of disease, injury or illness and inform the veterinarian of changes in behavior or appearance.
    5. Clean, disinfect and maintain cages, washing cages, floors, racks and holding areas for all animals; maintain animal living areas in an orderly and sanitary condition.
    6. Perform special cleaning of surgery rooms, washing with chemical solutions or other appropriate methods.
    7. Follow safety procedures in the prevention of cross-infection and containment of infectious materials associated with animals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Sr. Veterinarian Assistant Resume

Summary : Enthusiastic and highly motivated Agriculture Business/Animal Science graduate with over four years of experience working with animals. Seeking a position utilizing my education and abilities in the veterinary field. Volunteer Experience.

Skills : Communications, Sales Management.

Description :

    1. Care for and monitor the condition of animals recovering from surgery.
    2. Perform laboratory tests on blood, urine, or feces, such as urinalyses or blood counts, to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of animal health problems.
    3. Prepare/Administer medications, vaccines, serums, or treatments, as prescribed by veterinarians.
    4. Collect, prepare, and label samples for laboratory testing, culture, or microscopic examination.
    5. Take and develop diagnostic radiographs, using the x-ray equipment.
    6. Prepare treatment rooms and animals for surgery.
    7. Clean kennels, animal holding areas, surgery suites, examination rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    8. Take animals into treatment areas and assist with physical examinations by performing such duties as obtaining temperature, pulse, and respiration data.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Veterinarian Assistant Lead Resume

Headline : As a Veterinarian Assistant, I work in many areas with animals, both sick and well. During these years, some of my clients have entrusted me with caring and feeding of their animals while they are out of town.

Skills : 10-Key, Customer Service, ADP, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, FSS, Phones, Filing, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Hold or restrain animals during veterinary procedures.
    2. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Assisted veterinarian in examing animals to determine the nature of illness or injuries. Give vaccine injections and regular shots to large and small animals.
    4. Register and observe animals upon arrival and collect preliminary information about the animal.
    5. Guide the owners in detail regarding patient care upon discharge especially after surgical treatments.
    6. Obtain biological samples for lab testing and communicate the findings to the vet. Communicate with the animal owners regarding recovery and progress.
    7. Maintained a medical record file for each patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant III Resume

Headline : Veterinary Technician accomplished in delivering care to felines, canines. Focused Veterinary Technician with 7 years in providing comprehensive animal care support to 3 veterinarians in high-volume office. Experience in large animal restraint, animal nutrition, and animal behavior and management. Highly skilled Certified Veterinary Technician with strong clinical judgment and 7 years in animal care, specimen collection and analysis, and veterinary leadership.

Skills : Quick Books INTUIT, Impromed.

Description :

    1. Assisted veterinarian during medical and surgical procedures.
    2. Collected and prepared specimens and samples for outside laboratory analysis.
    3. Administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as instructed by the veterinarian.
    4. Educated caregivers and guardians on animal care, nutrition, medical conditions, and disease management.
    5. Removed partially exposed foreign objects from skin and feet.
    6. Induced anesthesia by inhalation or intravenous, intramuscular, or subcutaneous injection.
    7. Administered prescribed injectable controlled substances, tranquilizers, sedatives, and injectable or inhalant anesthetics.
    8. Collected and prepared tissues, cellular or microbiological samples by a skin scraping, impressions, and other non-surgical methods.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant II Resume

Summary : Dedicated and self-motivated individual that has excellent communication, organizational and time management skills. Strong multi-tasking abilities, needing little or no supervision. Well both independently and as a contributing member of any team.

Skills : Cornnerstone, Avimark.

Description :

    1. Monitored animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
    2. Cleaned and maintained kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Held or restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
    4. Administered medication, immunizations, or blood plasma to animals as prescribed by veterinarians.
    5. Provided emergency first aid to sick or injured animals.
    6. Assisted veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses or injuries.
    7. Cleaned, maintained, and sterilized instruments or equipment.
    8. Performed routine laboratory tests or diagnostic tests, such as taking or developing x-rays.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant II Resume

Objective : An enthusiastic, goal-orientated, and cooperative professional seeking an opportunity to work in an environment that utilizes the skills and abilities that are demonstrated to be necessary for the duties performed at your company.

Skills : Schedule appointment, Providing excellent customer service, Heavy lifting, Excellent fast typing skills, answering phones in a quick timely matter, great at problem solving, cashier.

Description :

    1. Held or restrained animals during veterinary procedures.
    2. Cleaned and maintained kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Assisted veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses or injuries.
    4. Monitored animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
    5. Protected the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
    6. Processed patient admission or discharge documents.
    7. Reviewed records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant I Resume

Summary : Healthcare field previously as nurses aide many years ago and more recently received. Completed a Phlebotomy course and internship. experiences as Volunteer Coordinator and Mentor Coordinator also illustrate my passion to help people.

Skills : Animal skills, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Monitor animals recovering from surgery and notify veterinarians of any unusual changes or symptoms.
    2. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, or animal loading or unloading facilities to control the spread of disease.
    3. Hold or restrain animals during veterinary procedures.
    4. Assist veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses or injuries.
    5. Clean, maintain and sterilize instruments or equipment.
    6. Prepare surgical equipment and pass instruments or materials to veterinarians during surgical procedures.
    7. Collect laboratory specimens, such as blood, urine, or feces for testing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS

Veterinarian Assistant Supervisor Resume

Objective : Experience working in a busy medical office serving diverse populations. Skilled in tackling administrative and patient-orientated tasks in a fast-paced environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel.

Description :

    1. Administered oral or topical medications to boarding patients as specified by the veterinarian in animal's medical record.
    2. Administer medications, vaccines, and treatments as instructed by the veterinarian.
    3. Politely assisted customers in person and via telephone.
    4. Answered product questions with up-to-date knowledge of sales and store promotions.
    5. Earned management trust by serving as a key holder, responsibly opening and closing store.
    6. Managed customer calls effectively and efficiently in a complex, fast-paced and challenging call center environment.
    7. Washed and spot-cleaned files, desktops, office glass, partitions, doors, and walls.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant/Technician Resume

Summary : Highly motivated individual seeking employment in a progressive company, to utilize my various skills and experience. It is my desire to continue my lifelong commitment to learning. Seeking employment to expand on my skills in a position that challenges me, yet provides my employer with an employee with an exemplary work history.

Skills : Quality Control Manager, ISO Manager.

Description :

    1. Greeted animal owners to obtain information about what was wrong with their pets.
    2. Provided information and comfort to pet owners.
    3. Assisted with the care of animal physical needs and ensured they were comfortable.
    4. Provided care of animal's hygiene by bathing, cleaning feces and disinfecting cages.
    5. Took animals vital signs and prepared animals for procedures.
    6. Assisted veterinarian in conducting examinations, medical procedures, and surgery.
    7. Assisted veterinarian in administering medications and injections.
    8. Filed reports, filled out forms, updated records and performed other clerical tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Veterinarian Assistant Resume

Objective : Goal is to connect with a company/business where I can utilize my skills and also gain further experiences. Enhancing productivity and adding value to the company/business by efficiently furthering it's success and reputation.

Skills : Quick Books INTUIT, Impromed.

Description :

    1. Clean and maintain kennels, animal holding areas, examination or operating rooms, in the facility to control the spread of disease.
    2. Hold or restrain animals during veterinary procedures.
    3. Administer vaccines and perform treatments as prescribed by the veterinarian.
    4. Assist veterinarians in examining animals to determine the nature of illnesses or injuries.
    5. Perform routine laboratory tests or diagnostic tests, such as taking or developing x-rays.
    6. Collect laboratory specimens, such as blood, urine, or feces for testing.
    7. Provide assistance with euthanasia of animals or disposal of corpses.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma