Quality Control Inspector resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Compassionate Laboratory Technician trained to handle issues and remain level-headed at all times. Offering drive to work hard and serve as valued employee.

Hardworking and competent Laboratory Technician with extensive knowledge in clinical laboratory operations and blood banking procedures. Additional background includes [Number] years of management and customer service experience. Seeking challenging position with hematology focus.

Seasoned [Job Title] with expertise in microbiology techniques, including aseptic technique, cell culture, autoclaving and media preparation. Experienced in blood sample processing and DNA extraction.

Skilled at using laboratory expertise and medical knowledge to help [Type] professionals make accurate decisions and support [Type] objectives. Manage equipment, supplies and chemicals efficiently to coordinate smooth laboratory operations. Expert in [Software].

Proficient in TJC, OSHA, and FDA requirements for medical laboratory work. Effective at working as generalist to conduct all types of tests. Quality-focused and collaborative team player with reputation for accuracy and efficiency.

  • Inspection procedures
  • Sampling protocols
  • Production experience
  • Issue escalation
  • Specimen processing
  • Interpersonal and written communication
  • Specimen preparation
  • Clinical lab settings
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Critical thinking proficiency
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Sample collection techniques
  • Research and documentation
  • Lab equipment processes
  • Laboratory safety protocols
  • Equipment testing and calibration
  • Laboratory assay analysis
  • Customer service
  • Organization
  • Planning and coordination
  • Team building
  • Team management
  • Business operations
  • Problem resolution
  • Supervision
  • First Aid/CPR
04/2008 to 07/2010
Quality Control Inspector Vista Outdoors Anoka Distribution Center, MN,
  • Wrote detailed reports outlining performance, quality and defect rates.
  • Inspected quality of finished products, making minor repairs to meet project expectations.
  • Completed non-destructive tests and visual inspections continuously.
  • Adhered to all safety protocols to minimize equipment damage and avoid injuries.
  • Documented nonconformities immediately and recommended techniques for prompt resolution.
  • Developed and implemented best practices for defect prevention and continuous improvement.
07/1998 to 12/2004
Laboratory Supervisor Clean Harbors, Inc. Cape Girardeau, MO,
  • Set and implemented successful laboratory policies covering [Area], [Area] and [Area].
  • Determined effective schedules by taking into consideration individual employee preferences and overall coverage needs.
  • Oversaw quality control initiatives to optimize laboratory performance.
  • Applied knowledge of microbiology, chemistry and hematology daily.
  • Managed departmental inventory and supply ordering.
  • Maintained clean and fully operational laboratory equipment.
  • Cleaned and sterilized lab area, tools and equipment.
  • Performed various tests on patients to assess needs and medication effectiveness.
  • Reviewed patient data, prepared data reports and signed off on release of information requests.
09/1996 to 05/1998
Phlebotomist Technician Saratoga Medical Center Los Angeles, CA,
  • Treated blood-related chronic disorders by performing therapeutic phlebotomy.
  • Obtained variety of blood samples through venipuncture or capillary puncture using syringes, butterfly needles, and straight needles.
  • Coordinated workflow based on stat, schedule, or outpatient needs.
  • Labeled blood vials with critical information like time of collection, date, and patient name.
  • Counseled patients to ease fears, explain procedures and enhance cooperation during blood draws.
  • Conducted bleeding time tests and updated results into paper or electronic charts.
  • Screened prospective donors by conducting interviews, obtaining medical histories, and measuring vital signs.
  • Verified collection orders and communicated discrepancies to nurses.
  • Maintained fully-stocked phlebotomy cart, carrier, and station.
  • Enforced infection control and sharps disposal procedures to protect patients, co-workers and self.
  • Prepared patients for examination by properly draping patients, obtaining vital signs, verifying referrals and taking detailed health history.
  • Prepared blood-collecting equipment to draw blood and safely store and transport samples.
  • Verified quality of specimens by centrifuging specimens for logistics courier to pickup.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Improved customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
  • Earned reputation for good attendance and hard work.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2002
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry
University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
Expected in 05/1995
High School Diploma:
Smoky Hill High School - Aurora, CO

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School Attended

  • University of Florida
  • Smoky Hill High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Laboratory Supervisor
  • Phlebotomist Technician


  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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