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Skillful Veterinary Assistant resume

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Mackeala Vicars
Professional Summary

Dedicated leader and team member with high attention to detail and strong organizational skills. Capable of handling multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of quality and accuracy.

Work History
Quality Coordinator / / GE Aviation - Terre Haute, IN / 10.2019 - Current
  • Developed educational materials used to train staff on QA standards.
  • Assisted with quality control audits.
  • Established and tracked quality department goals and objectives.
  • Tracked quality issues with external customers, suppliers and internal plant operations.
  • Monitored staff organization and suggested improvements to daily functionality.
  • Applied coaching techniques and tools to support managers and team members in improving performance.
  • Recorded, analyzed and distributed statistical information.
  • Inspected products and worker progress throughout production.
  • Assured consistent quality of production by implementing and enforcing automated practice systems.
Assistant Project Manager / / Pilot Travel Centers LLC, Construction Division - Marshall, IL / 03.2019 - 10.2019
  • Identified and resolved unauthorized, unsafe or ineffective practices by inspecting project areas regularly
  • Conducted ongoing contractor evaluations to assess quality, timeliness and compliance of deliveries, maintaining tight cost controls and maximizing business operational efficiency
  • Utilized cross-functional approach to problem solving
  • Evaluated upcoming project plans to forecast expected resource needs
  • Documented daily project progression and completed safety reports
  • Met with senior management to determine needs and develop roadmaps
  • Achieved under-budget and on-time project management to adhere to project goals
  • Implemented and maintained high standards of quality in all areas
  • Monitored team performance to assess training requirements and areas in need of improvement
  • Completed bid lists for upcoming projects
  • Adjusted project plans to account for dynamic targets, staffing changes and operational specifications
  • Closely collaborated with project members to identify and quickly address problems
  • Studied blueprints and design specs to uphold best-in-class knowledge
  • Examined building products for defects or issues, reported problems quickly and maintained high levels of accuracy
  • Performed visual inspections and non-destructive tests where appropriate
  • Increased productivity by 25% and decreased downtime by 20%
Veterinary Technician / / Four Loving Paws Veterinary Services - Brazil, IN / 11.2018 - 03.2019
  • Integrated new process improvement efforts by developing a pre-operative process for easing the flow of surgery schedule. 
  • Organized, scheduled, and lead operations based on priority and duration. 
  • Assisted veterinarian with wound treatment, administration of vaccines and operations.
  • Processed financial transactions for clients.
  • Administered prescribed injectable controlled substances, tranquilizers, sedatives, and injectable or inhalant anesthetics.
  • Designed and created client education materials and marketing materials for hospital services.
  • Educated caregivers and guardians on animal care, nutrition, medical conditions and disease management. 
  • Supported clinic operations, including mentoring vet techs, managing finances, and coordinating schedules and appointments.
Office Assistant / / P J Trucking Inc - West Terre Haute, Indiana, United States / 02.2014 - 03.2016
  • Organized waste management processes by integrating a system into daily tasks to properly dispose of recyclable materials
  • Managed office supplies, vendors, organization and upkeep
  • Routed deliveries and courier services
  • Compiled training documents and distributed to employees
  • Compiled company information and related material and distributed it to candidates
  • Created and maintained spreadsheets and developed administrative and logistical reports
Administrative Assistant / / Advocating Health & Quality Correctional Care / 02.2013 - 03.2015
  • Managed external contacts for CEO and kept track of periodic communication needed for priority contacts
  • Created expense reports, budgets and filing systems
  • Developed and maintained an alert system for upcoming deadlines on incoming requests and events
  • Greeted visitors entering the office, determined the nature and purpose of visit and directed them to the appropriate destination
  • Processed incoming and outgoing documents
  • Frequently used word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software
  • Compiled company information and related material and distributed it to candidates
  • Provided clerical and administrative support
  • Maintained compliance with state and federal regulations
University of Louisville - Louisville, KY / 05.2019 Bachelor of Science: Organizational Leadership
  • Cum Laude graduate
  • Minor in Leadership and Development
Six Sigma & Lean Training / 2019 In Progress: Yellow Belt
Saint Mary Of The Woods College - St. Mary's, Indiana Bachelor of Science: Business Management
  • Coursework in Business Administration, Communications, Accounting, Strategic Sales and Retail Marketing.
  • Transferred to University of Louisville
  • Time management
  • Effective communication
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Complex problem solving
  • Microsoft Office
  • Organization
  • Strategic Planning
  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Customer Service
  • Workplace Compliance
  • Inspection protocols
  • Leadership
  • SAP Concur knowledge
  • Advanced PlanGrid knowledge
  • Defect monitoring
  • Blueprint reading
  • Quality Inspection

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Job-winning Veterinary Assistant resume

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Brianna Freeman
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Customer service-oriented
  • Front desk experience
Veterinary Assistant Jul 2019 to Current
Urban Pet Hospital San Francisco, CA
  • Answered pet owner phone calls and responded to questions while taking messages for staff veterinarians
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries
  • Collected and documented animal information such as weight, size, physical condition and food intake
  • Offered every owner exceptional customer service and support, as well as top-notch care to each animal
Pet Hotel Associate Lead Sep 2018 to Jul 2019
PetSmart Daly City, CA
  • Filing medication forms and administering those medications
  • Monitored animals during group play sessions, checking for signs of aggressive or fearful behavior and to prevent biting among dogs
  • Trained and developed new team members in day to day operations and safety practices
  • Completed owner paperwork and obtained all necessary information, including possible allergies, potential aggressive behavior, preferred food type and owner contact details
Sales Associate Nov 2016 to Jun 2018
Babies R Us Colma , CA
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences
  • Maintained knowledge of current sales and promotions, policies regarding payment and exchanges and security practices
  • Contacted other store locations to determine merchandise availability
  • Answered incoming telephone calls with professional and knowledgeable responses
Sales Associate Feb 2015 to Nov 2016
BevMo! Colma, CA
  • Created attractive displays.
  • Answered incoming telephone calls with professional and knowledgeable responses.
  • Shared product knowledge with customers while making personal recommendations.
  • Built relationships with customers to increase likelihood of repeat business.
Sales Associate Nov 2013 to Dec 2014
Ross Dress for Less Westlake , CA
  • Worked as a team member to provide the highest level of service to customers.
  • Responded to customer questions and requests in a prompt and efficient manner.
  • Completed all cleaning, stocking and organizing tasks in assigned sales area.
Front Desk Manager Aug 2012 to Sep 2013
Xtreme Combat & Fitness South San Francisco , CA
  • Handled all incoming calls and promptly respond to inquiries via email and telephone.
  • Administered and processed payments made by the members, providing them with up to date copies of receipts and/or transactions made by them.
  • Ensured front desk was well attended at all times
Education and Training
High School Diploma 2011 Lincoln Academy Online

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Experienced Veterinary Assistant resume

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Melissa Klingler
University of Missouri 2020 Bachelor of Science: College of Agriculture Columbia, Mo, United States

Currently attending with a proposed graduation date of spring, 2020

Major: Animal Science

St. Louis Community College 2017 Associate of Arts: General Transfers Wildwood, MO, St. Louis
Parkway South High School 2015 High School Diploma: General Education Manchester, Missouri, St. Louis
Pet Sitting August 2014 to Current Pet Sitter
Valley Park, MO
  • Start personal business caring for wide range of animals while owners are away
  • Create care plan based on both owner and animal needs
  • Provide care to animals ranging from household pets to poultry
Valley Veterinary Clinic August 2012 to Current Veterinary Assistant
Valley Park, MO
  • Actively participate in monitoring animals under anesthesia
  • Provide routine treatments to dogs and cats
  • Assist veterinarian in wellness and medical cases
Endangered Wolf Center May 2018 to August 2018 Internship Student
Valley Park, Missouri
  • Prepped meals for canid residents
  • Learned how to safely train a wild animal
  • Assisted in catching, vaccinating, and de-worming wolves
  • Observed wellness and medical veterinary visits
  • Constructed and fixed enclosures
Wildlife Rescue Center May 2017 to August 2017 Intern
Ballwin, MO
  • Administer treatments to sick and injured wildlife
  • Successfully rehabilitate all native wildlife
  • Independently release healthy, rehabilitated animals back into natural habitat
Equine Associates June 2016 to July 2016 Intern
Whitesboro, Texas
  • Actively participate in equine farm calls
  • Examine x-rays and note abnormalities 
  • Observe equine surgery and anesthesia
Cub Creek Science and Animal Camp May 2015 to August 2015 Camp Counselor
Rolla, MO
  • Successfully teach veterinary classes to campers
  • Provide daily care and enrichment to animals in back pasture
  • Independently teach animal husbandry to campers
Williamsburg Hotel and Suites May 2013 to October 2013 Kennel Assistant
Manchester, MO
  • Actively participate in diet preparation and distribution
  • Successfully complete daily play times
  • Provide daily care to dogs and cats