Laboratory Technician Sample Resume

Mary K. Talbert
1234 Center Street
Dallas, TX 75000
Home: 214-555-5555
Cell: 214-555-5556
Email: mkt@frontfocus.com  

Objective
Seeking a clinical laboratory technician position specializing in the analysis of samples for chemical content and determining concentrations of compounds.

Qualifications Summary
  • Skilled at working under pressure and performing multiple tasks at once.
  • Highly motivated and committed to delivering top quality testing and analysis.
  • Excellent ability to report findings and discrepancies.
Education
University of Texas, Austin, TX
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology (June 2000)

Work Experience
Laboratory Technologist: Aug. 2002 - Present, Frontline Labs, Fort Worth, TX
  • Collect diagnostic samples for clinical assessment and quality assurance from a variety of laboratory animal species, including mice, rabbits and pigs.
  • Process blood samples and bacterial cultures for submission to an outside laboratory.
  • Track and monitor progress and results of responses to disease outbreaks.
  • Check inventory and order medicines and supplies for clinical use.
  • Maintain controlled substances records.
  • Verify instrument functioning by checking and calibrating specific lab instruments.
  • Verify test procedures are performed in accordance with standard operating procedures.
Laboratory Technician: March 2000 - Aug. 2002, Joiner and Associates Lab Services, Mesquite, TX
  • Scheduled sample collection from animals and quarantined incoming animals for quality assurance.
  • Ordered drugs and supplies and maintained controlled substances records.
  • Collected blood samples while undertaking precautionary measures against infection and contamination.
  • Differentiated between significant and insignificant laboratory findings based on animals' clinical history and tests results.
  • Performed health assessments, analgesic management, and medical care under supervision.
Laboratory Technician: June 1997 - March 2000, Stratford Allied Health, Garland, TX
  • Analyzed and reported any unmatched specimen findings.
  • Ensured implementation of waste disposal policy by proper disposal of wastes such as sharps, biohazards in separate containers.
  • Reviewed data for precision and repeatability.
  • Responsible for acquisition, storage, and distribution of chemicals, narcotics, and radioactive substances.
  • Reviewed test runs, maintenance, quality control, calibrations and proficiency testing.
Certifications
Certified as a technologist by ASCP