lab technician resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills. Hardworking employee with customer service, multitasking and time management abilities. Devoted to giving every customer a positive and memorable experience. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth. Smart and personable Lab Technician with top-notch abilities in sample collection, classification and analysis. Extensively trained in wide range of techniques and equipment. Dedicated to best-in-class and reliable work.

  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Mathematics and Calculations
  • Equipment Setup
  • Laboratory Terminology
  • Attention to Detail
  • Quality Control
  • Infection Control
  • Charting Expertise
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Wound Care and Irrigation
  • Understands Medical Procedures
  • Proper Sterilization Techniques
  • Advanced Anatomy Knowledge
02/2023 to Current Lab Technician Baylor Scott & White Health | Lakeway, TX,
  • Performs assigned analytical tests and procedures according to established and approved protocols.
  • Procures, receives, and processes specimens prior to testing.
  • Monitors test analyses and specimen examinations.
  • Performs assigned analytical tests and procedures according to established and approved protocols.
  • Performs accessioning to include sterile specimen handling techniques when needed.
  • Ensures compliance of all regulatory standards.
  • Maintains instrumentation and equipment.
  • Resolves and communicates procedural and technical problems.
  • Recognizes procedural and technical problems and takes corrective action within guidelines.
  • Managed laboratory supplies and equipment, providing maximum output to meet data deadlines.
  • Kept lab space and equipment clean to prevent contamination with hazardous substances.
  • Interpreted test results and determined need for retesting.
  • Cleaned and prepared lab equipment for solutions, specimens and samples.
  • Performed routine checks on sensitive lab equipment to achieve consistent and high-performing functionality.
  • • Other duties as assigned.
02/2023 to Current Medical Assistant Beacon Health System | Granger, IN,
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Measured vital signs and took medical histories to prepare patients for examination.
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate treatment.
  • Organized charts, documents and supplies to maintain team productivity.
  • Cleaned and maintained medical equipment following procedures and standards.
  • Responded to patient callbacks and phone-in prescription refill requests.
  • Educated patients about medications, procedures and physician's instructions.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analysis.
  • Followed principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
  • Assisted with nursing home/house visits as scheduled.
03/2021 to 03/2022 Activity Director Regency Retirement Community Of Birmingham | Birmingham, AL,
  • Coordinated calendars, shifts and activity schedules with staff.
  • Handled budgetary concerns, keeping activities affordable.
  • Interacted with patients and families by addressing questions and concerns.
  • Maintained records of activities and analyzed feedback from participants.
  • Implemented activities to provide amusement and socialization for residents.
  • Instructed residents in recreational activities to meet specific psychological and physical needs.
  • Organized services such as transportation, event security and catering.
  • Trained and managed assistants and delegated tasks for staff members.
  • Administered first-aid and offered emergency assistance to injured or ill participants.
  • Interviewed and hired associates to fill staff vacancies.
  • Wrote and presented strategies for recreational facility programming using customer or employee data.
  • Developed new volunteer program bringing in members of community to provide high level of support to staff and residents.
  • Acted as liaison /note taker for patients and family members during monthly resident meetings .
04/2014 to 03/2018 Lead Caregiver Always Best Care | Sandy Springs, GA,
  • Supported bathing, dressing and personal care needs.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Followed safe lifting and transferring techniques to transport residents.
  • Encouraged residents to participate in activities of daily living to enhance personal dignity.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Worked closely with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans.
Education and Training
Expected in 08/2021 to to Master of Science | MEIDCAL NUTRITON Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ GPA:
Expected in 12/2018 to to Bachelor of Science | BIOLOGY Notre Dame College, Cleveland, OH GPA:
Expected in 05/2016 to to Associate of Science | Cuyahoga Community College, Cleveland, OH GPA:
Native/ Bilingual
Native/ Bilingual

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School Attended

  • Arizona State University
  • Notre Dame College
  • Cuyahoga Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Lab Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Activity Director
  • Lead Caregiver


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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