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Technician Laboratory

Monterey Park, California, United States
May 06, 2012
Contact Info:

Shedney Saguban
**** ********** *** **.
Mobile: 949-***-****

• Ability to work independently and can handle simultaneous tasks or workload and meet deadlines.
• A fast learner and can quickly incorporate and implement procedures.
• Cheerful and very helpful to fellow coworkers.
• Good organizational skills and able to work in fast pace environment.

• Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA
- Certification in Medical Laboratory Technician, 2011
- Certification in Phlebotomy, 2009
• Liceo de Cagayan University, Philippines
- Associate in Science in Health Science Education, 2008
• Silliman University High School, Philippines 2004

Employment Experiences
• Bio Rad Laboratories, Irvine CA
-Laboratory Technician/Associate- QC department, 2011-2012
Working on different groups for each products to be tested.
Have a working knowledge on Unity and LIMS software, Zebra printing for printing sample labels.
Working knowledge and operation to run on some major instruments
a. Beckman DXC 600
b. Beckman DU 350 Spectrophotometer
c. Siemens BN Prospec
d. Beckman Immage Immunochemistry
e. Helena Spife Electrophoresis
f. Mini Vidas
g. Sebia Electrophoresis
h. pH meter testing
i. Beckman Access 2 Immunoassay
Working knowledge and performing on some manual testing
b. RPR
c. Citrate test
d. Drug testing and HCG testing
e. Zinc
f. pH testing
Receiving samples, and entering the test requests and test results into the system.
Sample processing according to lab protocols, reagent preparation according to its procedure manual, calibration of the instruments, running controls according to QC policy, light troubleshooting if the controls are out of the acceptable ranges or if calibration fails.
Entering QC results into the system software and reading the graphs through the Levey Jennings chart.
Correlation of the test results and gathering data points if switching to a new set of controls from the old one.
Inventory of reagents and other instrument supplies, making sure that there are enough supplies for each study done.
Proper documentation on all log books from daily to weekly to monthly and to yearly maintenance.
Follow safety procedures, SOP, GMP guidelines.
Have computer knowledge on Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point.

Hospital/Clinical Lab Experiences:
• Fountain Valley Regional Hospital, Fountain Valley, CA
-Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) Clinical Internships (7 months), 2011
Proper identification of patient samples according to lab protocols.
Rotations on all the departments in the lab
a. Chemistry
b. Hematology & Coagulation &Urinalysis
c. Microbiology
d. Blood Bank
e. Pathology.
Working knowledge and operation to run on some major instruments
a. Sysmex LH 500 and 1000i
b. Iris for urinalysis
c. Beckman Coulter LH 500
Centrifugation of different kind of specimens like blood and urine samples, aliqouting samples in the Chemistry for reference lab testing, running controls on different instrumentation and running patient samples, calibration of the instrumentation.

Working knowledge and operation on some manual testing
a. Set up of ESR testing and reading test results.
b. Making and preparing blood smears for RBC count
c. Preparation of smears on spinal fluid samples
Setting up and plating different media cultures in the Microbiology department, streaking plates for culture media growth.

• Saddleback Memorial Hospital, Laguna Hills, CA
- Phlebotomist Internships, Outpatient services, 2008

• CPT51915
• Certification in Phlebotomy

Professional References:

Menchi Esteban
Senior Chemist
Bio Rad Laboratories

Jim Curatella
Laboratory Technician, QC
Bio Rad Laboratories

Laura Bellin
Library Technician: Audiovisual/Periodical Department
Saddleback College
(949)-***-**** Ext. 4874