A resume for lab tech position must highlight your relevant education, skills and qualifications. This is especially true for an entry level candidate who has little or no experience. A resume for an entry level Lab Technician job needs to comprehensive and to the point.

Laboratory technicians principally focus on testing and examining samples for the detection, analysis and treatment of diseases. As mentioned above, employers seek candidates with the appropriate skills, educational background and experience essential to carry out routine functions of the job. Therefore, your resume must be aligned with the specific requirements of prospective employer. Look at the following example and this Lab Tech Cover Letter in order to get a better idea.

 

Entry Level Lab Tech Resume Sample with No Experience

 

Robert Falls


11 West Avenue ● Redmond, WA 91023 ● (000) 999-9999 ● [Email]

OBJECTIVE: To obtain a position as a Lab Tech with AZ Healthcare utilizing relevant  knowledge gained from education and training in a practical atmosphere.


MAJOR STRENGTHS

• Thorough understanding of performing lab procedures and post experiment processes
• Adept at operating and maintaining lab equipment
• In-depth knowledge of preparing reports on laboratory activities
• Profound ability to resolve problems during production and testing procedures
• Proficient in explaining lab procedures to visitors


EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s in Biological Science – 2011

Phlebotomy Certification – 2012

Certified by the American Society of Clinical Pathology – 2012


WORK EXPERIENCE

Lab Intern | ABC labs – Redmond, WA | Summer 2011

• Assisted in collection of blood specimens and other biologicals for laboratory testing
• Received samples using the computer
• Performed phlebotomy
• Prepared samples for testing
• Entered reference lab values in the computer
• Maintained equipment appropriately


SPECIAL SKILLS

• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
• Demonstrated customer service and public relation skills
• Good attention to detail
• Exceptional organizational skills
• Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and responsibilities
• Profound ability to plan and schedule activities effectively
• Team oriented and organized