laboratory assistant resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Goal-oriented individual with a pleasant personality and a tenacity that knows no restrictions. A multitasking Lead Laboratory assistant considered considered highly ambitious, willing to meet or exceed monthly quotas and capable of maximizing brand awareness. Laboratory Assistant with demonstrated command of phlebotomy. Meticulous expert with developed aptitude for efficiency and accuracy. Skilled at using laboratory expertise and medical knowledge to help high level professionals make accurate decisions and support effective objectives. Manage equipment, supplies and chemicals efficiently to coordinate smooth laboratory operations. Expert in Windows 10.

  • Phlebotomy, IV start skills all ages CPR ,Team leadership
  • Data entry
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Comptia Network + and Comptia +
  • Self-motivated
  • Process implementation
  • Extremely organized
  • Cerner and Epic Application
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Specimen analysis
  • Laboratory safety protocols
  • Regulatory compliance
  • MS Office
  • Relationship development
  • Insurance billing
  • Administrative support
  • Problem resolution
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Process improvement
  • Team management
  • Customer service
06/2012 to Current Laboratory Assistant Ascension Health | Oro Valley, AZ,

Collect laboratory specimens: Perform venipuncture proficiently on all age groups. Escort members for urine specimen collection to the rest room and explain collection procedure. Follow department policies/procedures for specimen collection, including Standard Precautions. Maintain a professional demeanor/appearance per regional policy while collecting specimens. Research and collect appropriate specimen for the test requested. Address members properly, collecting specimens efficiently with compassion. Clearly explain, ensure understanding of collection/storage instructions for patients with take home tests. Promptly respond to requests for venipunctures to be performed in areas outside of the lab. Be familiar with emergency codes and be able to execute appropriate emergency procedures. Protect PHI per HIPAA, including shred or properly dispose of all unused labels. Keep work area/ phlebotomy room clean/stocked with in date supplies, complete checklist.
- Deliver great customer service: Show care and respect for members at all times, resolving issues or finding someone who can. Establish and maintain effective relationships with internal and external customers. Prioritize work to meet member/customer needs; e.g. be mindful of wait times. Consistently displays good communication skills.

10/2004 to 06/2012 Firefighter EMT Allied Universal Security | Savannah, GA,
  • Addressed emergency calls and fire alarms using job-specific equipment, including operating pumps, aerial ladders and auxiliary equipment.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Assessed nature and extent of fire, condition of buildings, danger to adjacent buildings and water supply status to determine crew or company requirements.
  • Promptly responded to incidents and demobilized pertinent equipment, including water tenders and fire engines.
  • Controlled emergency response planning, including overseeing research for development of building pre-plans and handling company building fire prevention inspections.
09/2006 to 02/2012 EMT Jbs Usa | Windsor, MO,
  • Rendered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and determining course of action based on triage.
  • Assessed emergency situations and prioritized medical care for patients.
  • Monitored patients from scene to hospital transfer while conducting in-transit care.
  • Evaluated patients' medical status and monitored vital signs during transit.
  • Developed strong rapport with other medical professionals to foster quality and efficient patient care.
  • Performed CPR and used cardiac defibrillator to revive patients in cardiac arrest or arrythmia.
  • Explained to conscious patients steps involved for medical evaluations and need for possible hospital transport.
01/1993 to 01/2003 Staff Sergeant Training Officer U.S.Army | City, STATE,
  • Mentored specific employees on areas in need of improvement.
  • Organized key training sessions and qualifications for personnel.
  • Organized training for 20 new employees per week.
  • Created and utilized successful lesson plans to train on outlined material.
  • Analyzed employees' skill levels and implemented new techniques to boost staff knowledge.
  • Maintained corporate responsibility by staying up-to-date with laws affecting human resource training programs.
  • Led trainings for up to 20 employees on weekly basis.
  • Created testing and evaluation procedures to assess performance before, during and after training sessions.
  • Planned and led training programs on staff development to enhance employee knowledge, engagement, satisfaction and performance.
  • Managed training calendar for entire fiscal year, including setting course plans, training spaces and department rotations.
Education and Training
Expected in Associate of Applied Science | Information Technology Colorado Technical University, Colorado springs, CO GPA:
Expected in 2004 Networking Certification | Networking Lincoln Technical College, Norcross, GA GPA:
Expected in 2005 EMT -I | Prehospital Care Gwinnett Technical College, Lawrenceville, GA GPA:
Activities and Honors
  • First Aid/CPR
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA A+ Technician

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School Attended

  • Colorado Technical University
  • Lincoln Technical College
  • Gwinnett Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Firefighter EMT
  • EMT
  • Staff Sergeant Training Officer


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Networking Certification
  • EMT -I

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