Veterinary Nurse Resume Samples

Veterinary Nurse works in a supportive role and carries out a various range of tasks that aims at improving animal health and welfare. Typical work activities that are listed on the Veterinary Nurse Resume include the following – handling and restraining animals confidently; providing nursing care to hospitalized patients, including health checking, and patient monitoring, administering treatments including injections, tablets, and fluids and blood transfusions; preparing animals for surgery, performing some minor procedures; monitoring anesthesia; assisting veterinary surgeons with operations, communicating with pet owners, and assisting surgeons with operations.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – the ability to communicate well with pet owners, effective team working skills; the ability to work independently, strong attention to detail, the ability to administer medications; and the ability to stay calm and composed in stressful situations. To practice as a Veterinary Nurse, one must possess a veterinary nursing degree.

Veterinary Nurse Resume example

Veterinary Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking a Veterinary Nurse position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Veterinary Management, Senior Care Living.

Description :

    1. Managed daily caseloads of surgical and medical assessments.
    2. Prepared animals for surgery via specimen collection from femoral and jugular veins, placement of IV catheters, and radiology.
    3. Monitored pet's pulse and oxygen rates during surgical procedures for their safety and post-surgery supportive care.
    4. Performed dentistry including ultrasonic scaling, polishing, and fluoride treatments.
    5. Responsible for specimen handling and quality control.
    6. Completed and interpreted urinalysis and fecal analysis.
    7. Monitored and identified bacterial cultures for the doctors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS


Veterinary Nurse Resume

Objective : Responsible job title with excellent communication skills demonstrated by a number of years of experience in healthcare. Patient-oriented with professional phone etiquette, while also maintaining a strong emphasis on customer relations and client satisfaction.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Assisted during patient exams, including using proper holding and restraint techniques, cleaning, feeding, and walking patients as needed.
    2. Collected, prepared, & ran or submitted samples for requested tests.
    3. Read and recorded results, (fecal analysis, urinalysis, ear cytology) as requested by the doctor.
    4. Prepared invoices, discharge instructions, and a large amount of client communication which includes updating/informing owners, etc.
    5. Assisted doctor with outpatient appointments, preparing, restocking, cleaning exam room, check patients in and out, take history and vital signs, input data into the patient medical record, ensure a smooth and timely flow of the hospital from the check-in to the discharge.
    6. Assisted with reception / front desk duties as needed, Proficient at answering phones, assessing emergency vs non-emergency situations, admitting/discharging patients.
    7. Monitored and recovery of patients, clean and maintain anesthesia equipment, surgery preparation of patients, and doctor assistance during surgery.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Applied Science


Veterinary Nurse Resume

Summary : Responsible for Maintaining database by entering accurate information on the animals in our care, and also Ensuring proper labeling and dating of medications, maintain an accurate inventory of all medications in stock, and replenishes stock as necessary.

Skills : Nursing Skills, Monitoring SKills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Worked under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian or contractor employed by the Houston SPCA.
    2. Assisted Veterinary Services Coordinator(s) and/or Veterinary Services management in ensuring routine examinations and treatments of animals in the care of the Houston SPCA are properly performed as required.
    3. Provided assistance to Veterinarians when necessary.
    4. Monitored the Houston SPCA care of animals and report any discrepancies to the Veterinary Services Coordinator.
    5. Assisted staff with initial customer questions and/or issues in a timely manner.
    6. Ensured animals are properly cared for, monitored, medicated, and treated as needed.
    7. Ensured assigned areas are cleaned on a daily basis.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    10+ Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Senior
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Associates In Applied Science

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Headline : To obtain employment where I can use my skills as a Registered Nurse to enhance the level of Patient care, provide quality Customer Service to patients and families and further my skills in my profession.

                                    Skills : MS Office, Recording Skills, Multitasking.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Had weekends where we had the treatment of the horses alone so I can do that too.
                                      2. Performed routine laboratory and diagnostic tests.
                                      3. Administered medication and necessary immunizations to animals.
                                      4. Cleaned, maintained, and sterilized all surgical equipment.
                                      5. Prepared prescriptions, dispense medications & medication refills.
                                      6. Examined complete blood counts/pcv and chemistry profiles.
                                      7. Recorded complete medical histories and vaccinated pets.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Veterinary Nurse (Equine)

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Objective : Adaptable Occupational and Physical Therapist, with GCH certification through NIH, with superior communication skills. Reliable multi-tasker with initiative and ability to simultaneously manage quality service with high work volumes, interested in expanding the experience to research and clinical trials aspect of healthcare, as remote entry-level clinical trials research coordinator.

                                    Skills : Animal Handling, Research, Animal Observation, And Behavior Documentation.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Hospitalized patients the treatment nurse on that day, myself included, would be responsible for monitoring the patients, giving any meds that were needed at the times needed, check TPR, etc.
                                      2. Cleaned and organized the hospital as well as the boarding facility.
                                      3. Rotated days on who walked, fed, medicated and cared for these pets.
                                      4. Did blood draws, placed catheters, took X-rays, assisted in ultrasounds.
                                      5. Had a therapeutic laser for clients that I would perform on them.
                                      6. Had a hydro tank for them to use, I would go in with the pets and monitor their exercise and abilities.
                                      7. Assisted with after-hours emergency procedures (endoscopy) and participated with rotational weekend and holiday stand-by as necessary.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    2-5 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    GED

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Objective : Academically accomplished and experienced human resources and sales professional. Exceptional ability to recruit, develop, and train employees. Proven ability to meet and exceed sales goals. Administrative management skills with the talent to operate the daily functions of a multi-location business. Educated and practicing in the medical field with knowledge of several medical treatments with the ability to convey the importance of those treatments to patient owners.

                                    Skills : Detail-oriented, Excellent work ethics, Maintain a positive attitude, great eye contact, Enthusiastic.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Acquired patient histories, fill prescriptions, train new staff members.
                                      2. Ordered medications for hospital.
                                      3. Responsible for the daily care of all patients seen in the veterinary practice.
                                      4. Hold and assisted veterinary techs and veterinarians in procedures and patient visits.
                                      5. Ensured that the entire facility is clean and sterile.
                                      6. Monitored the health and well-being of all patients throughout the practice.
                                      7. Administered treatment to patients overseen by attending veterinarian.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    2-5 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Junior
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    B.A. In Communications

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Headline : Seeking a Veterinary Nurse position where I can apply my knowledge from the Veterinary Technology Program at San Joaquin Valley College as well as my knowledge of customer service and office skills.

                                    Skills : Communication SKils, Planning Skills, Nursing Skills.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Responsible for all assistant duties such as Cleaning of kennels, sending out bloodwork, holding animals during procedures, etc.
                                      2. Administered medicine to overnight/weekend animals Head Vet Assistant  Maintained scheduling for all vet assistants Trained all Vet Assistants in proper medicine handling procedures.
                                      3. Primary communicated with Head Vet Nurse, Practice Manager and Owner/Veterinarian Responsible for disciplinary actions of all vet assistants Responsible for making sure all vet duties were accomplished each week.
                                      4. Administered all vaccines, heartworm prevention, examinations, flea control, blood work, and other medical treatments Dosage calculations, dispensing medications, responsible for all controlled substances, label all outbound medicine Familiar with medical terminology Assist all patients and guests with understanding important post-procedure medicine and care.
                                      5. Assisted veterinarians in examining animals.
                                      6. Collected blood and other samples for examination and analysis.
                                      7. Performed routine laboratory and diagnostic tests.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Associate In Veterinary Technology

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Headline : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Veterinary Nurse professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

                                    Skills : Microsoft, Animal Handler, Public Speaking, Management.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Checked animals' temperature, heart rate and lung sounds.
                                      2. Restrained animals for blood draw.
                                      3. Educated the public about diseases that can be spread from animals to humans.
                                      4. Took radiographs.
                                      5. Rapidly learned new and demanding skills in order to become a veterinary nurse such as client triage, patient restraint, reception work, handling of laboratory materials, and surgical procedures.
                                      6. Triaged clients for a potential variety of issues affecting their animals.
                                      7. Prepped and administered vaccinations, monthly anti-inflammatory shots, post-surgical antibiotics, and other medications in the interest of client convenience.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Bachelor Of Art

                                    Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                    Objective : Skilled Veterinary Nurse with experience in the field of Veterinary Medicine. Excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Very professional with proficiency in customer/client relations and effective communication.

                                    Skills : Veterinary Medical Technology, Managing Skills.

                                    Description :

                                        1. Led others to quickly and safely position patients for X-ray, as well as expose and develop images for analysis.
                                        2. Routined diagnostics which includes animal restraint and blood draws.
                                        3. Prepared sedation for patients as necessary for special procedures.
                                        4. Created and maintained a database for these clients in order to provide timely follow up and reports for clinicians and clients.
                                        5. Provided communication with client prior to appointments; this will include reminders of appointments as well as instructions appropriate for planned protocol/procedure of patient.
                                        6. Maintained current knowledge of procedures and equipment operation, and become familiar with new state of the art equipment as it becomes available.
                                        7. Became familiar with nurse responsibilities in other work areas.
                                              Years of Experience
                                              Experience
                                              2-5 Years
                                              Experience Level
                                              Level
                                              Junior
                                              Education
                                              Education
                                              Associate of Science

                                              Veterinary Nurse Resume

                                              Headline : Veterinary Nurse dedicated to promoting animal health, building customer relationships, and staying up-to-date on the latest techniques in veterinary medicine. Highlights Pharmacology knowledge Invoicing and collections Anesthesia monitoring Filling Prescriptions Active listening skills Safe animal restraints Multi-line phone Detail-oriented Gentle and caring Muzzles and restraints.

                                              Skills : Microsoft, Public Speaking, Medical Terminology, Research, Micropipetting, Basic Computer .

                                              Description :

                                                1. Assisted in orientation of professional veterinary students in the areas of admission of animals to Hospital wards, care of blood donors, care of patients, submission of diagnostic samples, performance of diagnostic tests, etc.
                                                2. Supported diagnostic activities in Community Practices by assisting with clinical skills of veterinary students, to include: venipuncture, urinary catheterization and cytocentesis; animal restraint; IV catheterization; injection techniques; otoscopic exams, ear cleaning and ear flushing; collecting bacterial cultures from skin and ears; sedation of animals for special procedures; cytology, occult heartworm testing, FeLV/FIV testing and fecal flotation.
                                                3. Assisted in medical record completion and VetStar computer input of charges and prescriptions.
                                                4. Maintained and stocked the Learning Center and Community Practice examination rooms.
                                                5. Instructed students on Fear Free techniques.
                                                6. Communicated with client to complete a specialized history of patient.
                                                7. Coordinated and conducted a specialized exam for each patient.
                                                          Years of Experience
                                                          Experience
                                                          5-7 Years
                                                          Experience Level
                                                          Level
                                                          Executive
                                                          Education
                                                          Education
                                                          High School Diploma