Please note that Vet-1-1 requires all employees to pass a background screen and 5-panel drug test (screens for opiates, cocaine, marijuana, phencyclidine or PCP, and amphetamines/methamphetamines).
Vet Technician for small animals and exotics.
Experienced vet technician with small animals and exotics.
Veterinary Technician April 2018 to Present
Palmer lake veterinary clinic - Palmer Lake, CO
- Working as a technician at palmer lake veterinary continues to stregnthen my skills as a technician.
- Being here has allowed me to become OSHA officer as well as assist going from paper charts to electronic charting.
- I have extensive cornerstone background as well as IDEXX.
- I also am in charge of good ordering as well.
Veterinary Technician January 2016 to April 2018
Animal Hospital of Falcon - Falcon, CO
My job as a veterinary technician has tested my skills of blood draws, catheter placements, intubation, monitoring anasthesia, client communication and so much more.
My time here at Animal Hospital of Falcon has furthered my knowledge in so many ways.
Security Guard November 2013 to January 2015
HSS - Security, CO
maintaining security at Colorado Springs Utilities sites
ID Clerk May 2013 to October 2013
UTC Aerospace - Colorado Springs, CO
Working as an ID clerk and moving parts throughout the work area.
Customer Service Representative January 2013 to April 2013
GC Services - Copperas Cove, TX
Working for this company has taught me patience with customers and customer satisfaction is the key to business success.
Driver February 2012 to September 2012
Papa Johns - Copperas Cove, TX
working among Papa Johns I encored skills such as safe driving, customer satisfaction, and knowing how a fast pace job feels.
Air Defense Artillery June 2008 to July 2012
US Army - Fort Hood, TX
• Served in the US army as a Air defense Artillery and monitored the skies for hostile actions and deterrence of any hostile movements.
leadership and organization skills are among the most skills I have learned from work under the US Army.
Accomplishments include: • Army achievement medal • Army accommodation medal • Good conduct medal
Associates in Veterinary Technology Pima Medical Institute - Colorado Springs, CO
2014 to 2015
Certificate of Veterinary Assistance in Veterinary Pima Medical institute - Colorado Springs, CO
September 2013 to July 2014
Widefield High School - Colorado Springs, CO
Detail oriented, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Proficiency in typing, Leadership, Problem solving skills, Critical thinker, Fast paced, Animal restraint and handling,Customer service, Animal behavior recognition, cornerstone, IDEXX (2 years), Receptionist, Inventory, Scheduling
Service Country: United States
Rank: Specialist June 2008 to July 2012
Army Commendation Medal
Good Conduct Medal
Jennifer's Skills Assessment
Veterinary Technician Skills Assessment
This self evaluation is for assessing your experience in specific clinical areas. This self evaluation will not be a determining factor in accepting your application to become an employee of Vet-1-1.
- Limited = No Experience
- Basic = Some Experience
- Intermediate = Intermittent Experience
- Advanced = Experienced
- Expert = Very Experienced
Communication with Clients / Medical Records
Acquire a patient history
Maintain Patient Records
Provide client information regarding vaccination protocols
Provide client information regarding medication administration
Provide client information on care of bandages and orthopedic devices
Provide Client information regarding Post-surgical care
Provide client information regarding dental prophylaxis
Determine and know normal values of TPR
Auscultate heart and lungs using stethoscope
Ability to recognize and triage emergencies
Assist in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Place Intravenous Catheter
Apply temporary bandage
Collect, prepare label and submit specimens for hematology
Collect, prepare label and submit specimens for cytology
Collect, prepare label and submit specimens for urinalysis
Collect, prepare label and submit specimens for microbiology
Collect, prepare label and submit specimens for blood chemistry
Perform fecal evaluation for endoparasites
Perform Standard Tests for Heartworm
Perform Complete Blood Count Including:
Total white blood cell count
Total differential white blood cell count
Red blood cell morphology
Perform Urinalysis Including:
Evaluation of sediment
Produce diagnostic radiographs and other electronic images
Understand and implement acceptable safety protocols
Implement knowledge of aseptic technique in preparation of instruments, patient and self
Has assisted in and understands principles of application of splints and casts
Has assisted in and has knowledge of techniques and patterns relevant to suturing of skin wounds
Has assisted in and has knowledge of procedures and risks associated with intravenous and inhalational induction of general anesthesia
Understands how to safely administer a general anesthetic intravenously and intramuscularly
Maintain and monitor a patient under general anesthetic with knowledge and awareness of physiologic changes
Perform endotracheal intubation
Understands principles of safety for both patient and personnel
Restrain patients with understanding of safety for patient, client and personnel
Administer oral and parenteral medications
Apply and maintain bandages
Provides for basic physical and physiological needs of the patient
Assist in counseling clients regarding animal nutrition
Feed patient according to nutritional requirements
Has basic knowledge for the assessment of dental health
perform supragingival and subgingival scaling and polishing
has assisted in and has knowledge of techniques for dental extraction
has understanding of accurate dental charting
Has knowledge, skills and ability to recognize normal vs. abnormal behavior and respond appropriately
Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Prepare and dispense medication
Recognize drug classification
Recognize adverse reactions
Knowledge of regulation regarding safe handling of biohazard materials
Please list computer software systems you are comfortable working with