Certified Chemistry Lab Assistant with experience in both private and academic settings.Attention to detail and adherence to set procedures and policies.Understanding of the importance of safety, accuracy and proper handlling of hazardous materials.
Preparation of specimens for testing
Assembly, use and maintenance of lab equipment
Promotion of lab safety
Preparation of lab for class
Preparation and fillling of reagent vials
April 2006 to Present Lorain County Community College, Elyria OH Chemistry Lab Assistant
Assisted students in the performance of their experiments.
Enforced proper use of safety goggles, proper handlling of broken glassware and disposal of non-hazardous labouratory waste.
Refilled reagent bottles as needed to ensure enough reagents for the next lab section.
Replaced supplies like weighing paper, filter paper, cotton, litmus and acetone as required.
Washed and put away glassware in the prep rooms.
Performed calibration of equipment.
January 2003 to March 2006 Hanson Medical labouratory, Berea OH Chemistry Lab Assistant
Was responsible for sanitising, setting up and maintaining lab equipment.
Prepared chemical solutions.
Entered results into data system.
June 2000 to December 2002 LifeStream Blood Bank, Amherst OH Chemistry Lab Assistant
Processed specimens and performed specified technical procedures.
Performed clerical, reception and client related duties.
2006 Lorain County Community College, London, ENgland Associate of Science, Chemistry 2006 ASCP Board of Certification Certified labouratory Assistant