Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume Samples

A Microbiology Laboratory Assistant takes charge of preparing samples and reagents and keeping the lab environment clean and organized. Daily duties are determined by the size of the lab, the number of a lab tech, and the specimen that is being analyzed, however, certain core duties are the same and listed on the Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume as – preparing samples and specimens for testing; labeling samples, preparing reagents; and mounting specimens; maintaining stock; reporting a shortage of inventories; maintaining sterile environment; recording information, and following safety standards, and protecting co-workers and self from biological hazards.

Employers look for candidates with the following skills – strong multitasking skills; the ability to use software and digital systems, knowledge of accurately recording data, and labeling specimen; physical fitness to perform manual labor tasks; and experience in using laboratory tools. Employers look for students with microbiology, cell biology, or a similar area.

Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume example

Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Objective : A unique, success-driven, veteran, and graduate student looking to obtain a government position in a science-related field.

Skills : Scientific Writing, Microbiology Bench Work, Teaching.

Description :

    1. Prepared various solutions of broth and agar media for the culturing and testing, and separation of various microorganisms for identification and study.
    2. Prepared solutions in varying molar concentrations for the analysis of a variety of microorganisms.
    3. Used appropriate techniques for sterilization with regards to the type of media being prepared (i.e.autoclave sterilization versus filter filtration sterilization) while using the appropriate antiseptic measures to ensure the preparation of a sterile medium.
    4. Practiced syringe filter sterilization for media such as urea broth in which must not be autoclaved in order to preserve the integrity of the media.
    5. Prepared light-sensitive reagents such as sterile 1% Tetrazolium Chloride (TTC) in ethanol for use in motility deep assays.
    6. Practiced culturing various microorganisms for the purpose of student study.
    7. Trained three other students in the microbiology media-making labs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Marine Biology


Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Objective : Research Technologist, highly effective at incorporating leadership skills to achieve research laboratory objectives. Directs research projects that improve efficiency while meeting overall quality of care for precious samples, deadlines, and budget requirements. Areas of expertise include employee training, conducting research projects within a clinical setting for government and local grant approval, and keeping good relations between the business and our collaborators with exceptional completion of all tasks at hand.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Office Management, Powerpoint, Project Management, Budgeting, Billing, Ordering, Bookkeeping, Data Analysis, Database Management, Grant Writing, Inventory Management, HTML, Medical Terminology, Research, Training, PCR.

Description :

    1. Performed sterile laboratory practices.
    2. Reported to Medical Technologist on duty with results of performed laboratory testing.
    3. Facilitated incoming specimens and ensuring correct testing was ordered.
    4. Contacted attending nurse and or Doctor concerning ordered tests, canceling and ordering correct testing.
    5. Entered correct patient information into the database.
    6. Performed various slide staining.
    7. Adhered to ASCP and CAP guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Biology/Native American Studies


Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Objective : Professional directs research projects that improve efficiency while meeting overall quality of care for precious samples, deadlines, and budget requirements. Areas of expertise include employee training, conducting research projects within a clinical setting for government and local grant approval, and keeping good relations between the business and our collaborators with exceptional completion of all tasks at hand.

Skills : Chemical Preparations, Aseptic Technique, Spectrophotometry PH Meter, MS Office, Media Preparation.

Description :

    1. Entering correct patient information into the database.
    2. Prepared media for microbiology classes.
    3. Disposed of used media and materials from laboratory exercises.
    4. Demonstrated individual and team laboratory tests.
    5. Prepared the Media Preparations Guide Book for the University.
    6. Translated/Edited professional papers and a doctoral thesis from Spanish to English.
    7. Developed and maintained printed records for student and instructor use.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Biology/Native American Studies

Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Objective : Dependable and hard-working recent college graduate, seeking first career post-graduation, in a Health Science field. Looking for a lab or research position that will challenge, and help expand the scientific knowledge.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Laboratory Skills.

Description :

    1. Helped in setting up various types of cultures (wound, tissue, fluid, etc.) and gram stains.
    2. Managed phone calls from doctors and other clinical associates.
    3. Assisted doctors and physician assistants to ensure samples were collected correctly and in a timely manner.
    4. Assured that instruments were incorrect temperature range and kept in good maintenance.
    5. Performed data entry of patient information and tests requested by doctors (familiar with HIPAA).
    6. Performed quality control and analysis on water, juice, and dairy products.
    7. Assisted lead Microbiologist with sample testing and sample results interpretation while maintaining cGMP and laboratory safety protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
IB Diploma In Graduate

Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Headline : Highly skilled and focused laboratory associate with over 5 years in a fast-paced laboratory environment Experience in both microbiological and chemical analysis and data procurement Over 3 years of customer service experience Teamwork-orientated and capable of learning new skill sets and techniques.

Skills : Aseptic Technique Automatic And Manual, Laboratory Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted in developing media for and monitoring the growth of novel halophilic Achaea isolated from the Bonneville Salt Flats.
    2. Included mixing growth media, testing and maintaining pH levels throughout media preparation, plating, labeling, and incubating microbe strains, and monitoring/documenting microbial growth.
    3. Performed serial dilutions and bacterial plating.
    4. Extracted and isolated DNA from cells.
    5. Prepared routine and specialized media and chemical solutions.
    6. Set up and took down supplies for laboratory exercises.
    7. Rapid testing for Blood Occult in Stool, Streptococcus Group A, and HIV are performed and results are reported.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Biochemistry

Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

Objective : Seeks to use experience, creativity, organization, and project planning skills to lead a team of individuals in successfully attaining and exceeding the goals and expectations our organization has for us.

Skills : Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SigmaPlot, SPSS, Microsoft Access, Adobe Acrobat Pro, and Adobe Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Worked experience program which provided exposure to lab testing techniques.
    2. Analyzed food from restaurants to determine bacterial content.
    3. Prepared lab materials, cultures, and assays.
    4. Aided professors by tutoring students, proctoring examinations, and grading.
    5. Prepared laboratory lectures and taught classes, and assisted in teaching.
    6. Supported CLS in setting up various PCR testing (Influenza, C. difficile).
    7. Assisted CLS in the identification and susceptibility testing of bacterial isolates using the Vitek 2.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    B.S. In Med/Biology

    Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

    Objective : Looking to find a management position where one can utilize the skills and training, have received over a number of years in both manufacturing and the military to help a company be successful and to be a valued team member.

    Skills :

    Description :

      1. Maintained QC microorganisms for laboratory.
      2. Included preparing media, maintaining laboratory stocks and equipment, exercising biosafety, and class instruction of laboratory techniques.
      3. Prepared testing equipment (e.g., Petri dishes and test tubes).
      4. Experienced dealing with a high-level of samples and multitasking with multiple tests.
      5. Conducted wet chemistry testing for dairy samples to analyze for fat content, urea content, and solids present.
      6. Prepared Bacterial growth media for microbiology and genetics labs.
      7. Setup daily lab experiments for students.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    IB Diploma in Graduate

    Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

    Objective : Recognize as a detailed-oriented, highly organized, and self-motivated team player, offering progressive experience in salesperson position. Capable of completing a variety of projects with accuracy, and efficiency in a fast-paced environment.

    Skills : Aseptic Technique, Spectrophotometry PH Meter.

    Description :

      1. Assisted professors and teaching.
      2. Monitored students in microbiology lab and prepared various agar plates needed for curriculum using aseptic techniques/autoclave system.
      3. Assisted in media preparation and data collection.
      4. Prepared bacterial media and equipment for microbiology laboratory classes.
      5. Washed glassware used in microbiology laboratory classes.
      6. Supported CLS in setting up various PCR testing.
      7.  Assisted CLS in the identification and susceptibility testing of bacterial isolates using the Vitek 2.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    B.S. in Biochemistry

    Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

    Objective : Results-oriented, good team player with strong problem solving and time management skills seeking a position in an organization with a diverse population. Proficient in evaluating individuals and developing effective solutions for challenging behaviors.

    Skills : Multi-Tasking, Assertiveness, Self Control, Positivity.

    Description :

      1. Assisted in preparing and organizing microbiology laboratory supplies for course experiments.
      2. Performed aseptic techniques, computer data entry, statistical analysis, and lab reports.
      3. Prepared media that would be needed for experiments.
      4. Experienced with an autoclave.
      5. Helped students during their microbiology laboratory to complete.
      6. Effectively multi-tasked daily prep and sample maintenance in a team environment for 2nd shift medical technicians and 3rd shift laboratory assistants.
      7. Meticulously performed detailed high-volume culture preparation and Valtek testing.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    B.S. in Marine Biology

    Microbiology Laboratory Assistant Resume

    Objective : A highly motivated and positive individual with educational and work experiences and dedication. Highly creative, recognized as a results-oriented and solution-focused individual.

    Skills : Analytic and Objective Thinker, Managing Skills.

    Description :

      1. Shadowed and assisted scientists, following instructions to prepare cultures for the whole lab to use.
      2. Designed original protocols to isolate.
      3. Assisted instructors with teaching and demonstrating lab techniques (including gram staining, proper inoculation, use of the compound microscope, etc.
      4. Prepared agar medium for students to use, learned how to properly use an autoclave, and learned how to properly handle biohazard material.
      5. Assisted in the laboratory instruction of six sections of a General and Medical.
      6. Assisted the professor in classes, maintain the cleanliness of the laboratory, prepare media, autoclave lab waste.
      7. Assisted with logging specimens into the computer system.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    0-2 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Entry Level
    Education
    Education
    B.S. in Biochemistry