Qc Chemist Iii resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

I am a chemist have life long love of teaching others chemistry and working with students. I While attending the University of Utah I taught general chemistry, organic chemistry, and nursing chemistry to students at the University through the Supplemental Instruction. While working as a chemist, I found ways to continue teaching by volunteering to teach students and co-workers about chemistry and mass spectrometry. I also taught several pathologist and medical laboratory directors across the country with my work through the American Association of Clinical Chemistry. I have also worked with high school students through volunteer work through Girl Scouts of Utah and Murray High School.

  • Articulated information from chemistry textbooks using real-life applications
  • Expertise in Chemistry
  • Explaining complex topics in ways that is easy to understand
  • Learn new technologies and software quickly
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Safety procedures
  • Involvement in ex-curricular activities
  • Documentation and reporting
  • Creative problem solving
  • Student-centered learning
Work History
QC Chemist III, 08/2019 - Current
Recro Pharma Gainesville, GA,
  • Provided inventory control of reagents, chemicals and supplies using proper labeling and computerized management systems
  • Decreased lab spending by purchasing cost-effective supplies and closely monitoring laboratory inventory
  • Operated in compliance with all appropriate regulatory agencies and safety requirements
  • Kept laboratory in compliance with cGMP, OSHA, and NSF standards
  • Resolved routine issues and escalated non-standard or critical issues to appropriate departments
Med Tech/MLS Registered, 06/2016 - 08/2019
Intermountain Healthcare Hyde Park, UT,

• Trained other lab staff about the chemistry behind new lab instrumentation and how to perform testing on that instrumentation.
• Taught medical laboratory students from various universities as part of clinical rotations.
• Developed the new pain management panel by LC-MS/MS on an API 4500 MD QTrap that has over 170 mass transitions and targeted MRM mode
• Served as an interim inspector for College American Pathology (CAP) looking for safety and good lab practice at LDS Hospital.
• Performed routine and as needed testing on various automated chemistry and immunoassay analyzers.

Technology Transfer Technical Specialist, 02/2004 - 11/2013
ARUP Laboratories City, STATE,

• Taught students in the U of U medical technologist program, new staff and current staff, and pathology fellows on mass spectrometry, new technology, and new methodology
• Presented posters and presentations at several national conferences and was an contributor to “Using Tandem Mass Spectrometry in the Clinical Laboratory Certificate Program, On-line Certificate Program” offered by AACC and won numerous speaking awards
• Developed and improved assays in the areas of immunosuppressant drugs by LC-MS/MS, RT3/T3 Ratio by LC-MS/MS, and various steroid hormones. Automated RIA Vitamin D 1,25 assay.
• Learned to use and develop assays on a wide range of methodologies including LC-MS/MS, GC/MS, HPLC chemiluminescence, radioimmunoassay, and ELISA.
• Completed regulatory submissions to the state of New York for laboratory method compliance
• Authored validations and standard operating procedures for new and improved assays and completed reference range studies for assays. Trained staff and pathology fellows on mass spectrometry, new technologies, and new methodologies

Supplemental Instruction Leader, 09/1997 - 06/2000
University Of Utah City, STATE,
  • I designed and lead supplemental instruction classes in general chemistry, organic chemistry, and nursing chemistry to help students succeed in those courses
  • I created practice quizzes and tests, lead lectures and study review sessions, and answered students questions
  • Assist students with reviewing course material and improving comprehension
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry, Expected in 2000
University Of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA
  • Member of Ute Marching Band, Golden Key, Phi Kappa Phi, and Ute Pep Band
  • Worked as a chemistry teaching assistant and supplemental instructor in various chemistry classes

AACC Outstanding Speaker Award 2007, 2009, 2010, and 2012, AACC Clinical Chemist's Recognition Award 2007 and 2010, Walter D. and Grace G, Bonner Memorial Chemist Award, Presidents Award (4), Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society, Golden Key Honors Society, Deans List (12), Alumni Association Senior Super Fan, Artel Pipetting Olympic 13 Gold Medal awards


ARL Licence re-application in process

CACTUS ID: 694295

American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) December 2001

Technologist in Chemistry Certificate: Certificate number 3702

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School Attended

  • University Of Utah

Job Titles Held:

  • QC Chemist III
  • Med Tech/MLS Registered
  • Technology Transfer Technical Specialist
  • Supplemental Instruction Leader


  • Bachelor of Science

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