Laboratory Technician resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
  • Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments.
  • Experienced Phlebotomist bringing 22 years of experience. Expert in venipuncture, capillary puncture and special collections. Skilled in accurately collecting specimens for quick testing and diagnostic turnaround. Team-oriented in training clinical staff on proper venipuncture techniques.
  • Productive Phlebotomist offering 22 years of experience in collecting blood specimens in healthcare settings. Proven leader with success in recommending and introducing strategies to improve workflow, specimen processing and customer service related to patient care. Calm and comforting with stressed patients.
  • Dedicated employee known for punctuality, pursuing employment options where good customer service and positive attitude will make a difference.
  • 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.
  • Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.
  • Interpersonal and written communication
  • Clinical lab settings
  • Specimen processing
  • Specimen preparation
  • Sample collection techniques
  • Research and documentation
  • Lab equipment processes
  • Laboratory safety protocols
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Laboratory safety procedures
  • Report and technical writing
  • Sanitation and sterilization
  • Drawing blood
  • Medical records maintenance
  • Data entry
04/2021 to 06/2021
Laboratory Technician Henkel Houston, TX,
  • Gathered biological samples for laboratory tests.
  • Collected, labeled and stored lab samples according to laboratory specifications.
  • Supervised cleaning and maintenance of laboratory equipment to prevent errors and breakdowns.
  • Handled administrative tasks for laboratory staff and overall operations.
  • Assisted and instructed other laboratory technicians.
  • Completed lab tests and communicated results to supervising staff.
06/2020 to 04/2021
Medical Laboratory Technician Gap Solutions, Inc Reston, VA,
  • Followed laboratory guidelines for handling biological specimens.
  • Managed departmental inventory and supply ordering.
  • Followed strict aseptic techniques to protect patients when collecting samples.
  • Reviewed patient data, prepared data reports and signed off on release of information requests.
  • Drew blood from patients to collect samples using venipuncture and following aseptic techniques.
  • Documented and updated patient data on electronic medical charts, maintaining accuracy and confidentiality.
  • Prepared specific send-out lab samples for shipping to outside vendors.
06/2015 to 03/2020
Medical Laboratory Technician Gap Solutions, Inc Rockford, IL,
  • Analyzed specimens following quality control measures for accurate results.
  • Provided excellent patient support and care to patients and families.
  • Documented patient medical information while following privacy procedures.
  • Completed preventive maintenance to keep lab equipment and facility in ideal condition.
  • Adhered to all safety and infection control precautions and regulations.
  • Supported healthcare teams in consistently delivering timely and quality care according to company standards.
  • Monitored patients for medical changes and reviewed and revised care plans accordingly.
  • Escorted patients to examining room or draw station and confirmed identity by asking date of birth.
  • Communicated with teammates and various departments within facility for smooth transfer of information and operations.
  • Ordered laboratory supplies to maintain inventory stock.
  • Monitored medical supply inventory to ensure consistent availability of critical items.
  • Reported safety hazards to supervisors, removing risk and promoting workplace safety.
  • Cleaned and sterilized laboratory equipment to prevent cross-contamination.
  • Communicated with patients to explain specimen collection procedures and answer questions.
07/1999 to 06/2015
Phlebotomist Technician Fusion Hcr Marion, OH,
  • Obtained variety of blood samples through venipuncture or capillary puncture using syringes, butterfly needles and straight needles.
  • Labeled blood vials with critical information like time of collection, date and patient name.
  • Maintained fully-stocked phlebotomy cart, carrier and station.
  • Counseled patients to ease fears, explain procedures and enhance cooperation during blood draws.
  • Coordinated workflow based on stat, schedule, or outpatient needs.
  • Enforced infection control and sharps disposal procedures to protect patients, co-workers and self.
  • Verified collection orders and communicated discrepancies to nurses.
  • Collected specimens for drug screens, paternity tests and alcohol tests.
  • Identified patients using proper procedures prior to specimen collection.
  • Labeled patient samples, double-checking all information for accuracy.
  • Disposed of used needles in sharps containers to avoid accidental needlesticks.
  • Sanitized work area after every patient to prevent contamination and spread of disease.
  • Interviewed patients to verify test requisitions and patient identity.
  • Properly stored and transported specimens to prevent loss and delays.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1995
High School Diploma:
Nixon High School - Laredo, TX
Expected in 01/1998
Associate of Applied Science: Medical Laboratory Technology
Laredo Community College - Laredo, TX

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Nixon High School
  • Laredo Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Phlebotomist Technician


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Applied Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: