laboratory technician resume example with 14+ years of experience

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Professional Summary
Self-motivated Laboratory Technician with strong chemistry, Environmental science, Wet Chemistry, Microbiology knowledge. Familiar with National Environmental Laboratories Accreditation Conference regulations. 
  • Tuning and calibration
  • Quantitation for quantitative analysis
  • Distillation
  • Extraction
  • Trained in lab safety
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Trouble shooting
  • Team player
  • Experience in a NELAC Certified Laboratory
University Of Texas At El Paso 500 W University Ave El Paso, TX 79968 Expected in 2006 Bachelor of Science : Microbiology/Chemistry - GPA :
Work History
Catalyst Nutraceuticals - Laboratory Technician
Alpharetta, GA, 01/2009 - Current
  • Maintained laboratory instruments.
  • Conducted quality control tests. Determined the identity and content in drinking water, waste water and surface waters.
  • Organized lab test solutions, compounds and reagents.
  • Interpreted test results and developed nonstandard tests.
  • Maintained records for Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and National Environmental Laboratory Accreditation Conference audits.
  • Calibrated and troubleshot laboratory instruments.

  • Ordered chemicals for analysis and prepared reagents for analysis.
  • Recorded test results using a variety of chemistry-specific software programs.
  • Maintained compliance with  EPA.
  • Set up standards for sampling analysis and data interpretation using effluent analysis.
  • Operated wet methods and instrumentation analysis.
  • Operated and maintained analytical instruments such as Flow Injection Analyzer, Hach Spectrophotometer and Hach Chlorine Colorimeter.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center - Lab Aide
Bellevue, WA, 06/2008 - 06/2009
  • Maintained the sample custody area clean and fully stocked. 
  • Collected drinking water distribution samples and delivered to the lab to be analyzed for fecal coliforms. 
  • Collected water samples from construction sites to perform colierts. 
  • Performed pH analysis using Orion pH meter and chlorine analysis using a Hach Chlorine Colorimeter. 
  • Aliquot water samples into appropriate container and preserve samples according to test being ordered. 
Valley Presbyterian Hospital - Pharmacy Technician
Van Nuys, CA, 06/2006 - 06/2008
  • Properly filled and dispensed an average of 50 prescriptions per day.
  • Effectively resolved insurance rejections and other billing issues.
  • Managed drug and supply inventories.
  • Managed approximately $250 dollars in cash and credit card sales daily.
  • Assisted other pharmacy staff with drug inventory, purchasing, and receiving.
  • Regularly stocked shelves, rotated stock and checked for expired medications.
  • Managed supply procurement and management processes.
  • Inspected drug storage sites, monitored drug supply expiration dates and ensured proper supply levels.
  • Completed new and updated patient profiles, including lists of patient medications.
  • Prepacked bulk medicines, filled bottles with prescribed medications and affixed correct labels.
  • Receptively answered customer questions and helped locate desired items in the pharmacy.
  • Efficiently operated cash register and handled cash, checks, and charge transactions.
  • Assisted the pharmacists with checking in and pricing drug orders, third party transactions and relevant paperwork.
  • Correctly completed pharmacy paperwork, including daily and weekly reports.

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School Attended

  • University Of Texas At El Paso

Job Titles Held:

  • Laboratory Technician
  • Lab Aide
  • Pharmacy Technician


  • Bachelor of Science

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