Molecular Technologist Resume Samples

A Molecular Technologists works in a laboratory setting and performs the core task of analyzing samples. Other main duties are listed on the Molecular Technologist Resume as – maintaining data analysis records, identifying issues and troubleshooting, preparing lab equipment, working in labs and studying the role of genetics in medicine; analyzing the patient’s DNA to research diagnose, and treat different diseases and disorders, such as cancers, nervous service, and congenital disorders, analyzing DNA to find abnormalities, studying DNA from a fetus to find out if the babies have any disorder; and preparing slides for analysis.

While the duties vary based on the type of laboratory, the needed skills to execute them are universally common and include the following – laboratory skills, general science background, attention to detail; the ability to work independently, communication skills, knowledge of Good Clinical Practice- GCP; and supervisory skills. Those interested in this area should have a background in biology and gain experience working in a health care or laboratory environment.

Molecular Technologist Resume example

Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Seeking a Molecular Technologist position in which four years of molecular technology experience can be combined with research skills acquired during multiple CDC summer fellowships.

Skills : DNA Extractions, Small and large volume pipetting.

Description :

    1. Worked with Courtney (Molecular Technologist lead at Medical Neurogenetics, LLC) since June 2014 and her strong background, proficient skills in development and execution of tests and methods, and intense interest in the practice of molecular biology makes her a great candidate for your organization.
    2. Maintained a professional and helpful attitude toward her fellow employees.
    3. Quickly responded to and resolved all customer service issues in a timely manner.
    4. Had a working knowledge of what sample types were approved for each test and rejected any that were collected incorrectly that would provide the patient with an inaccurate result if not caught by the proper personal.
    5. Accurately read, interpreted and recorded the results of laboratory tests.
    6. Integrated instrument data, quality control and tested principles for accurate result reporting.
    7. Performed histocompatibility, cytogenetic, histologic, cytometric, immunohistochemical, immunofluorescent, serological, cellular, molecular, and/or cytologic procedures related to specialized microscopic, molecular, genetic, cellular, serological, electrophoretic, or cytometric analysis including assessing the quality of the sample for analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Performing clinical consult casework on tissue samples using ABI 7500 real-time PCR assays, gene re-arrangement assays performed on ABI 3100, and southern blot analysis.

Skills : Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher;.

Description :

    1. Performed both routine and emergency maintenance on laboratory instruments.
    2. Properly calibrated and adjusted malfunctioning equipment to ensure precise test results.
    3. Carefully reviewed test results for accuracy by having appropriate number of known controls with expected results.
    4. Identified abnormal test results and referred them to the Clinical Laboratory Scientist for further review.
    5. Prepared specimens for analysis and established proper chronological priorities in testing.
    6. Performed diagnostic and therapeutic laboratory procedures.
    7. Conducted DNA, RNA and protein extraction and quantification using spectrophotometer and gel electrophoresis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Microbiology/Chemistry


Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Ability to work under pressure and a quick learner. Strong leadership quality, dependability and a good team player. Strong sense of responsibility and outgoing with positive attitude. Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills.

Skills : Computer Skills, Python27, FORTRAN 95, Unix, Latex.

Description :

    1. Performed microbiological and related biological and bio-chemical examinations on clinical and environmental specimens for the detection and identification of microbial agents of disease.
    2. Examined food and water samples for microbial agents; identified microorganisms to the genus and species level.
    3. Performed serological tests to aid in the diagnosis of communicable and other diseases.
    4. Performed molecular testing procedures such as PCR (for the identification of communicable disease agents, e.g. tuberculosis, HIV, STD's, in addition, to suspect bioterrorist agents using Hologic Tigris Gen Probe.
    5. Performed proficiency tests on simulated specimens.
    6. Ordered and prepared testing culture media, stains, and reagents.
    7. Prepared and examined slide preparations for the detection of microbial agents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D

Molecular Technologist Resume

Objective : High-energy, strategic-thinking professional with an infectious enthusiasm for technology. More than five years of combined software, reliability and quality validation engineering during system lifecycle (SLC), with strong analytical skills. Experienced in formal testing to ensure compliance with FDA Guidance regulations (21 CFR Part 11) with respect to Medical and Pharmaceutical Devices compliance and validation issues.

Skills : MS Office, Technology.

Description :

    1. Maintained files of any/all of the following as appropriate: slides, frozen specimens, blocks, cell preparations, micrographs, typing and antibody screening trays, DNA preparations, electrophoresis gel photos, results, and reports.
    2. Maintained a neat and clean laboratory workspace.
    3. Participated in routine equipment and reagent quality control according to standard operating procedures.
    4. Recognized instrument malfunctions and report to upper-level personnel.
    5. Performed complex technical work involved in preparing human biological material for specialized microscopic, cellular, serologic, molecular, genetic, and image or flow cytometric analysis.
    6. Performed CAP audit.
    7. Drafted validation documents for new assay introduction to Molecular Diagnostics Lab.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Molecular Technologist Resume

Objective : Dynamic, motivated problem solver with a B.S in Biological Sciences, extensive analytical coursework, along with diverse work experience, and a strong background in maintaining data. Pursuing an opportunity where my technical and analytical skills can be utilized to support the growth of a company. Demonstrated excellent communication skills, technical writing, and the ability to display and analyze data in a logical manner.

Skills : Management Skills, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Followed the laboratory's procedures for specimen handling and processing, test analysis, reporting, and maintaining records of patient test results.
    2. Maintained records that demonstrated proficiency testing samples were tested in the same manner as patient specimens.
    3. Designed experiments and testing schemes, while collaborated in a team to write reports and protocols.
    4. Adhered to the laboratory's quality control policies, documented all quality control activities, instrument, and procedural calibrations, and maintenance performed.
    5. Demonstrated proficiency with the process and test method validations.
    6. Experienced with documentation, procedures, and sops.
    7. Demonstrated the laboratory established policies and procedures whenever test systems were not within the laboratory established acceptable levels of performance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Molecular Technologist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Molecular Technologist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure to multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Meditech, Cerner, CHCS.

Description :

    1. Performed PCR reactions on extracted DNA to obtain information about patient DNA sequence.
    2. Analyzed DNA to report patient's predisposition for certain genetic disorders.
    3. Cross-trained and validated on six different assays.
    4. Obtained above excellent on all quarterly reviews.
    5. Appointed 5S representative for molecular genetics department.
    6. Successfully trained multiple employees on different assay platforms.
    7. Used Mastery of gel electrophoresis and Luminex platform assays.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA

Molecular Technologist Resume

Objective : Well-qualified research experienced scientist with a passion for learning. Looking for a position with a company that can utilize my skills. Organized, with exceptional problem-solving skills and detail orientation; able to plan and oversee projects from concept to successful conclusion.

Skills : Phlebotomy, Laboratory.

Description :

    1. Conducted chemical analysis of various body fluids to determine the presence of normal or abnormal components.
    2. Conducted esoteric testing for bladder cancer, HPV, chlamydia, and gonorrhea via FISH procedures, PCR, Gen-Probe Aptima Combo, Digene, and other tests.
    3. Analyzed laboratory findings to ensure accuracy of the results.
    4. Operated, calibrated, and maintained equipment used in quantitative and qualitative analysis, including spectrophotometers, calorimeters, flame photometers, and computer-controlled analyzers.
    5. Established and monitored quality assurance programs and activities to ensure the accuracy of laboratory results.
    6. Set up, cleaned, and maintained laboratory equipment.
    7. Provided technical information about test results to physicians, family members, and researchers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D

Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Processing customer samples for bacterial and fungal identification using 16s sequencing in a GMP compliant laboratory, Performing DNA extraction, PCR, and sequencing, and also Preparing reagents/sequencing mixes and tested for quality control.

Skills : Communication Skills, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed genetic tests including Factor V Leiden, Factor II Prothrombin, MTHFR A1298C & C677T, VKORC1, and CYP2C9 &19 by applying the principle of melting curve analysis.
    2. Adhered to quality control policies, document and maintain Quality Control and Quality Assurance records demonstrating proficiency testing as performed.
    3. Performed instrument maintenance and instrument/method troubleshooting.
    4. Communicated pertinent section information/issues to supervisor, manager, or another appropriate individual.
    5. Abided by all regulatory, company, and departmental regulations, policies, and procedures, including the Corporate Compliance Program.
    6. Extracted and quantify DNA from blood and other tissue samples by utilizing the Roche MagNA Pure 96.
    7. Performed Amplification and DNA sequencing reactions by utilizing the Roche Cobas z480.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Ensuring that proper personnel is notified to prevent results of test examinations from being reported until all corrective actions have been taken and the test system is properly functioning in the event of non-conformances.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Authored sops and other validation protocols for various areas of the laboratory.
    2. Conducted research into DNA stability.
    3. Ran multiplex clinical assays that were reported to patients.
    4. Developed the QA/QC process for pre-analytical and post-analytical stages of clinical assays.
    5. Detailed cost analysis resulted in over $70,000 annual savings.
    6. Cost analysis utilized in determining commercial test pricing.
    7. Gained hands-on experience with several techniques/instruments including automated DNA extraction via Qiagen Universal Bio robot, Biomek FX liquid handling robot, polymerase chain reaction, enzymatic digestion, NanoDrop, Qubit, eGel, Illumina Bead Express instrumentation, and data analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Molecular Diagnostics

Molecular Technologist Resume

Headline : Searching for a position where I will be able to utilize my skills to enhance knowledge for professional growth in the field of Clinical Research. To elevate to higher achievements in the Clinical Monitoring and Research career and acquire responsibilities that account on the basis of performance and diligent work.

Skills : Managing Skills, Molecular.

Description :

    1. Created and updated standard operating protocols.
    2. Participated in quality control/ quality assurance/ quality improvement programs including but not limited to: Proficiency testing, identifying and improving assay problems, maintaining a log of atypical cases, etc.
    3. Ensured compliance with the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and other applicable Federal, state, and local regulations.
    4. Used interpersonal and team-oriented skills to successfully perform in gel/Luminex team environments.
    5. Identified problems that may have adversely affected test performance or reporting of test results.
    6. Documented all corrective actions taken when test systems, equipment deviated from the laboratory established performance specifications.
    7. Assisted lab director in maintaining documents and lab records for compliance with CAP certification standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Molecular Diagnostics