grossing technician resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Conscientious and meticulous Laboratory Assistant confident in conducting standardized tests on biological samples in laboratorial environments. Well-coordinated in handling high-volume work with minimal supervision and helping clinical staff successfully diagnose concerns.

Hardworking Medical Laboratory Scientist with knowledge in microbiology, chemistry and hematology testing needs. Skilled multitasker with excellent communication and problem-solving skills. Proven history of maintaining equipment and lab areas in alignment with regulatory guidelines.

  • Advanced Computer, Network and Microsoft Office (Excel and Word) proficiency
  • Fast Learner
  • Team worker
  • Capable of working in fast paced environments
  • Child Care
  • Customer Service
  • Problem resolution
  • CPR
  • Lab result interpretation
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Medical laboratory procedures
  • Equipment testing and calibration
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Specimen analysis
  • Venipuncture
  • Quality control guidelines
  • Lab testing and reporting
  • Phlebotomy knowledge
  • Aseptic procedures
  • Fluent in English and Portuguese
  • Data entry
  • Cash handling
Work History
10/2019 to Current
Grossing Technician Agreeya Solutions Westford, MA,
  • Performed daily laboratory maintenance routines changing reagents and performing quality controls on biopsy and excision processing machines.
  • Minimized infection risk by regularly cleaning and disinfecting work areas and equipment.
  • Accessioned daily received specimens separating each patient and office according to medical insurance and pathology lab the specimen would be sent to after processed.
  • Confered the amount of biopsies received and compared all information on patient requisition and specimen bottles.
  • Contacted medical offices if any discrepancies were found regarding mismatch of information on biopsy bottles or patient requisitions, miscounts of sent biopsies and any other concerns.
  • Grossed tissue samples obtained from multiple physicians' offices and medical facilities.
  • Kept grossing room fully stocked with necessary supplies and equipment ready for use.
  • Monitored inventory levels of supplies, equipment and reagents used and placed orders for replacements.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Logged in the slides and blocks that were sent out and filed the ones that were kept in-house.
  • Confer final grosses and all worksheets and logs before packaging and sending slides and blocks out pathology labs.
03/2018 to 12/2019
Support Staff St Luke's University Health Network Bartonsville, PA,
  • Confer with cooks to produce accurate orders, verifying accuracy prior to delivery.
  • Garnish dishes with sauces and toppings and deliver items quickly to customers to minimize wait times.
  • Oversaw daily operations of all members of service team, including delegating tasks, training new staff and splitting tips at end of each shift.
  • Delivered orders in timely manner and corrected all issues to ensure guest satisfaction.
  • Keep updated knowledge of menu and chef specials to provide recommendations according to tastes and specific allergies.
  • Arrange tables for customers, following preparation procedures to provide guests with excellent experiences.
  • Spot leaving guests and clear tables quickly for future customers.
  • Develop excellent relationships with managers and fellow team members to ensure success, build professional relationships and make working more enjoyable.
  • Transport dirty utensils, dishes and trays to kitchen to support efficient cleaning.
  • Greeted customers and answered any questions.
01/2017 to 12/2017
Medical Laboratory Scientist Intern Greatcall San Diego, CA,
  • Utilized expertise in microbiology, chemistry and hematology to help with diagnosis of medical issues.
  • Handled specimens according to laboratory protocols to maximize accuracy and precision of results.
  • Maintained confidentiality of all patient information.
  • Kept laboratory equipment clean and in good working order for optimal functionality and longevity.
  • Processed patient specimens according to priority and documented results.
  • Recorded, reported and posted test results.
  • Spoke with patient to gather information for lab records, reduce fear or anxiety and optimize cooperation.
  • Collected blood samples using vacuum tubes, tourniquets, syringes, butterfly needles and finger sticks and prepare for lab testing.
  • Accurately labeled vacuum tubes
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients.
  • Analyzed bodily fluids with laboratory equipment and detected anomalies related to diseased states or acute injuries.
05/2012 to 05/2013
Customer Service Representative Friduca Rações City, STATE,
  • Responded to customer requests for products, services and company information.
  • Communicated with vendors regarding back order availability, future inventory and special orders.
  • Maintained customer happiness with forward-thinking strategies focused on addressing customer needs and resolving concerns.
  • Maintained reports of transactions and greeted customers when entering and leaving establishment.
  • Counted money in drawers at beginning and end of each shift to balance register.
  • Kept drawers accurate, current and secure by checking bills for counterfeit markers, storing large bills and keeping adequate change.
  • Handled numerous credit and cash transactions for customers.
  • Kept detailed records of sales, payments and completed or in-progress deliveries.
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Biomedical Sciences
Universidade Federal Fluminense - Nova Friburgo, RJ
  • Thesis: Cytotoxicity and selectiveness of Brazilian Piper species towards oral carcinoma cells
  • Recipient of FAPERJ (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado do Rio de Janeiro) Scholarship

  • Cytotoxicity and selectiveness of Brazilian Piper species towards oral carcinoma cells February 2019 Evaluation of the cytotoxic activity and selectivity towards oral squamous carcinoma cells.
  • Additional Information Took part in a research testing etnobotanical extracts on OSCC (Oral Squamous Cell Carcinome) for two years, evaluating the plant extracts anticancer activity.
  • NHA Certified Phlebotomy Technician

Lecture Certifications:

  • Notions of Biosafety in Clinical and Research Laboratories
  • Forensic Biology
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Participated in an activity determining the cardiovascular risk, glicemic index and blood typing

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  • Universidade Federal Fluminense

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  • Grossing Technician
  • Support Staff
  • Medical Laboratory Scientist Intern
  • Customer Service Representative


  • Bachelor of Science

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