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Reed Animal Hospital - Animal Care Specialist Resume Example

Elizabeth Richardson
XXXX XXXXXX XXXXX, san jose, CA 95148
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Accomplished and energetic [Job Title] with a solid history of achievement in [Type of Work]. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include [Skill 1], [Skill 2] and [Skill 3].

University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, ca Bachelor of Arts: Rhetoric May 2015
Reed Animal Hospital santa clara , ca Animal Care specialist Jan 2011Aug 2014
  • Observe clients' food selections and recommend alternate economical and nutritional food choices for their pets.
  • Accompany Doctor to the client's home to assess pet's health and perform any medical procedure that is recommended by the doctor.
  • Assist Doctor in operating room by monitoring anesthesia and observing animal's vital signs.
  • Explain post surgical rules established by surgeon to client's, such as sanitation or maintenance requirements for wound treatment and discussed how to administer medication while at home. 
  • Report blood results from in-house IDEXX machine to practicing doctor prior to any surgical procedure. 
VCA Lawrence Pet Hospital Santa Clara, ca Veterinarian Tech Jan 2008Jan 2011
  •  Meticulous record keeping of vital signs and report abnormal finding to doctor concerning client's visit. 
  • Confer with customers by telephone or in person to provide information about products or services, take or enter orders, cancel accounts, or obtain details of complaints.
  • Keep records of customer interactions or transactions, recording details of inquiries, complaints, or comments, as well as actions taken.
  • Contact customers regarding their pets laboratory results and convey treatment protocols that doctor has suggested
  • Emphasize product features based on analyses of customers' needs and on technical knowledge of product capabilities and limitations.
American Animal Care Center Fremont , ca Pet Nurse Mar 2006Mar 2008
  • Assess pet's vital signs and health condition, then report finding directly to the doctor. 
  • Explain treatment protocol designed by doctor to client's and resolve any concerns that the client may have regarding the treatments. 
  • Consult client's over the phone and in person regarding collection of payment for procedures done that day, or in the future. 
  • Assist in Marketing and branding of hospital merchandise. 
Banfield Pet Hospital Milpitas , ca Pet Nurse Apr 2006Dec 2007
  • Greet customers in examination rooms and ascertain what each customer wants or needs, then offer Banfield healthcare plan for their pets.
  • Assist manager with inventory stock and requisition new stock.
  • Working side by side with the doctor to perform treatment on arriving critical patients.
  • Execute blood draws and catheter placement independently, and able to triages other task during emergency situations.
  • Proficient with the procedure of setting up and taking radiography on injured or sick patients.
Double Tree Hotel San Jose, ca Banquet server Jan 2005Jan 2006
  • Check with customers to ensure that they are enjoying their meals and take action to correct any problems.
  • Write patrons' food orders on order slips, memorize orders, or enter orders into computers for transmittal to kitchen staff.
  • Check patrons' identification to ensure that they meet minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Roll silverware, set up food stations or set up dining areas to prepare for the next shift or for large parties.
  • Provide guests with information about local areas, including giving directions.
  • Communicate with customers regarding orders, comments, and complaints.
  • Prepare daily food items, and cook simple foods and beverages, such as sandwiches, salads, soups, pizza, or coffee using proper safety precautions and sanitary measures.
West Riveside Veterinarian Hospital Riverside , ca Retail Salespersons Jun 2002Jan 2005
  • Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain hospital brand merchandise based on customer needs and desires.
  • Compute sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment.
  • Open and close cash registers, performing tasks such as counting money, separating charge slips, coupons, and vouchers, balancing cash drawers, and making deposits.
  • Arrange and clean kennel area for arriving and departing pets. 
  • Train and supervise new employees with proper cleaning and feeding protocols. 
  • coordinate and direct office services, such as, checking in and out patients, filling out medical charts, and collecting payment.
  • Teach new employees how to set-up and take radiography and oversee their execution. 
  • Speaking
  • Active Listening
  • Writing
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • MS word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook
  • Proficent in Vietnamese
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Previous Companies:

  • Reed Animal Hospital
  • VCA Lawrence Pet Hospital
  • American Animal Care Center

Previous Job Positions:

  • Animal Care specialist
  • Veterinarian Tech
  • Pet Nurse
  • Banquet server
  • Retail Salespersons


  • University of California, Berkeley

Level of Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts

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