laboratory assistant resume example with 2+ years of experience

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  • Skilled Laboratory Assistant with 4 years of experience in collecting, testing, and analyzing samples for clinical research. Detail-oriented with a strong reputation for maintaining a safe, clean work environment. Excellent computer and analysis skills.
  • Compassionate Laboratory Technician trained to handle issues and remain level-headed. Reliable and hardworking with great interpersonal and team collaboration skills.
  • A highly motivated employee with a desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability, and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.
  • Specimen Analysis
  • Sterilization Techniques
  • Research and Documentation
  • Laboratory Safety Protocols
  • PCR Sequencing
  • Attention to Detail
  • Positive Attitude
  • Issue Troubleshooting
  • Electrophoresis
  • Tissue Cutting
Laboratory Assistant, 08/2020 to Current
DavitaWillingboro, NJ,
  • Collected information and samples in support of staff research.
  • Maintained detailed logs of experiments and relevant data and updated databases with new information.
  • Monitored lab supplies and proactively replenished them for convenience and availability.
  • Prepared specimens and forms for transport to outside laboratories.
  • Implemented lab procedures to prevent errors and protect staff.
  • Obtained samples for testing following standard protocols.
  • Maintained a clean and organized work area with adequate supplies and reagents.
  • Attended lab meetings to participate in research discussions.
  • Liaised with scientists to test hypotheses and pursue valuable new research.
  • Performed accurately and skillfully to produce a beautiful slide for diagnostic interpretation.
  • Performed H&E staining including special stains and coverslipping.
  • Operated a microtome and/or cryostat to produce slides or curls from FFPE blocks.
Tutor, 12/2020 to 02/2023
State Of LouisianaMinden, LA,
  • Assisted students in finding useful study methods to enhance academic performance.
  • Met with students to clarify and review concepts taught in class and solve specific problems.
  • Worked closely with students to help develop math and essay writing skills.
  • Provided private instruction to individual or small groups of students to improve academic performance and prepare for academic or occupational tests.
  • Utilized positive reinforcement techniques to encourage and motivate students.
  • Designed a comfortable tutoring environment conducive to learning.
  • Assessed student progress at each session, making recommendations that increased the effectiveness of tutoring and lessons.
  • Conducted study exercises to help students pass class exams or improve standardized test scores.
  • Utilized listening and questioning strategies to diagnose student needs and monitor progress.
  • Communicated student progress to students, parents, or teachers in written progress reports, in person, or by email.
  • Prepared for tutoring appointments by learning about key topics and planning out structured activities.
  • Coached tutees in study skills, note-taking, organization and time management.
  • Researched or recommend textbooks, software, equipment, or other learning materials to complement tutoring.
  • Participated in training and development sessions to improve tutoring practices or learn new tutoring techniques.
  • Prepared students for standardized tests, ACT exams and advanced course placements.
Medical Assistant/Receptionist Assistant, 01/2021 to 12/2022
Valley Renal Medical GroupCity, STATE,
  • Set up appointments for physician visits and procedures using calendar software.
  • Updated group medical records and technical library to promote smooth office operations.
  • Entered insurance, demographics and health history into patient database.
  • Managed office phone lines by checking voicemail, returning calls and directing messages to team members.
  • Scheduled appointments, optimizing patient satisfaction, provider time and treatment room utilization.
  • Checked patients in and out for appointments and collected co-payments.
  • Scheduled and followed up on patient appointments, collected and processed patient payments and maintained patient files.
  • Took messages from patients and promptly relayed to appropriate staff.
  • Retrieved faxes and uploaded documents to patient charts to assist clinical staff.
  • Processed patient payments and scanned identification and insurance cards.
  • Called patients to confirm scheduled appointments and obtain additional details.
  • Carried out daily tasks by professionally communicating with physicians, nursing staff, technicians and medical assistants.
  • Answered multi-line phone system and directed callers to requested personnel and departments.
  • Delivered high-quClairety administrative and customer service to sustain patient and work flows.
  • Greeted each patient pleasantly and offered desk sheet for easy sign-in.
  • Informed patients of financial responsibilities prior to rendering services.
  • Maintained patient accounts by obtaining, recording and updating personal and financial information.
  • Conducted patient intake interviews to collect medical information and insurance details.
  • Compiled physical and digital documents, charts and reports.
  • Protected patients by observing strict HIPAA guidelines.
  • Applied knowledge of medical terminology and insurance processes to support office administration productivity.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Biology, Expected in 06/2023 to UC Irvine - Irvine,
  • ROSE HILLS FOUNDATION 2022-2023 Recipient
  • [Summer, 2020 - Spring 2023] - Dean's List
  • 3.76 GPA
  • Research: Stem cell transplant to reverse early stages of retinal degenerative diseases
Associate of Science: Biology, Expected in 01/2019 to Los Angeles Pierce College - Woodland Hills,
Associate of Applied Science: Engineering Technology, Expected in 01/2019 to Pierce College - Woodland Hills,

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School Attended

  • UC Irvine
  • Los Angeles Pierce College
  • Pierce College

Job Titles Held:

  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Tutor
  • Medical Assistant/Receptionist Assistant


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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