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Sample Resume for a Medical Technologist

Sample Resume for a Medical Technologist
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123 Forest Ave.
Staten Island, NY 11111
(555) 555-5555


  • Experienced medical technologist with ASCP certification, three years of experience as an NYU Medical Center lab technologist and bachelor's degree in medical technology. Searching for a medical technologist position in Chicago, IL.
  • Excellent clinical laboratory skills, with commended performance conducting/analyzing laboratory assays and resolving complex clinical and instrument problems.
  • Accurate, reliable, diligent and focused on the timely, quality completion of all lab procedures. Work well under pressure and time constraints within high-volume environments.


Medical Technologist
5/2006-Present, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY

Collect and prepare specimens and perform laboratory procedures used in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. Verify, record and report lab results on all performed tests. Ensure compliance with government requirements, hospital policies and laboratory procedures, including maintaining the cleanliness of lab equipment, instruments and work area.

Key Contributions:
  • Executed and analyzed tests in areas including chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, serology, histology and bacteriology to aid physicians in diagnosing and treating disease.
  • Consistently commended for the timely, high-quality completion of both routine and special laboratory assays of patient specimens (including blood and other body fluids, skin scrapings and surgical specimens).
  • Ensured test-result validity before recording/reporting results, earning a reputation for meticulous attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated the ability to communicate test results effectively with physicians, pathologists and nursing staff as a member of interdisciplinary team focused on providing exemplary quality of care.
  • Evaluated quality control within laboratory using standard laboratory test and measurement controls, and maintained compliance with CLIA, OSHA, safety and risk-management guidelines.
Clinical Training
2/2005-5/2006, St. Vincent's Hospital Medical Center, New York, NY

Completed 15-month clinical training program at St. Vincent's Microbiology Department.

Key Contributions:
  • Operated and calibrated an assortment of laboratory/testing equipment and performed various chemical, microscopic and bacteriologic tests.
  • Performed stat and routine testing on a variety of specimens quickly and accurately.
  • Maintained lab equipment and troubleshot/resolved instrument problems.
  • Quickly mastered Meditech system.



9/2002-5/2006: College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY
  • BS degree in Medical Technology with honors (GPA: 3.6)
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) -- Medical Technologist (MT), 2006, Chicago, IL
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), 2006, New York, NY
  • CPR and First Aid Certification, 2006, New York, NY



Skill Name Skill Level Last Used/Experience
Clinical Assays Intermediate Currently used/3 years
Clinical Microbiology Intermediate Currently used/3 years
Lab Equipment Calibration Intermediate Currently used/3 years
CLIA & OSHA Compliance Intermediate Currently used/3 years
Test Result Validity Verification Intermediate Currently used/3 years
Lab Testing & Reporting Intermediate Currently used/3 years
Quality Control Intermediate Currently used/3 years



Available for all shifts and extended work hours. Relocating to Chicago, IL.


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