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Medical laboratory scientist and quality assurance supervisor

Lagos, LA, Nigeria
March 14, 2018

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Last Name: Okwuonu

First Name: Chinonso

Current Address: No. 3/5 Gauri street, television. Kaduna state

Telephone Mobile:+234********** Email:


I am a dynamic team player with effective communication and analytical skills. I intuitively adapt to new technologies and innovative processes while ensuring compliance with corporate standards. I can also adapt to working in a multicultural setting.

My areas of expertise include- Microbiology; Quality assurance and improvement; Tutoring; and First aid response and treatment.


BSc Microbiology,Abia State University, Faculty of Biological and Physical Sciences, P.M.B 2000, Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria, 09/2006 to 10/2010.


Volunteer Medical Laboratory Microbiologist, Primary Health Clinic, Romi. Kaduna state. 05/2016-date

Perform test and screening ( Hepatitis)for patients.

Diagnose and analyses of patient samples

Documentation of results and record keeping.

Monitoring and Evaluation of results from various test

Supervise the HIV screening, malaria and typhoid test for patients and ante natal care.

Conduct CD 4 testing, using PIMA machine

Medical Laboratory Microbiologist and Sales Manager, St Benedict Medical Laboratory, Otukpo Benue State.10/2014 to 01/2016

Perform and supervise all test and screening for patients and sales of lab wares

Ensure adherence to quality control and standard of operation by the staff

Documentation of patients profile and result

Culture and analysis of samples

Responsible for ensuring good laboratory practice and purchase of laboratory wares

Safety Officer/Quality Assurance Inspector, Olam Nigeria Ltd, Ogbondoroko, Kwara State, Nigeria. 10//2012–02/2014.

Perform test on infected products to isolate bacterial microorganism.

Performed inspection of purchased raw materials and coordinated proper calibration of all laboratory and manufacturing equipment.

Responsible for ensuring good physiological quality of finished and exported products.

Responsible for coordinating good laboratory practices (GLP) and packaging practices in the laboratory and packaging departments.

Accurately documented results of inspections and ensured good documentation and records.

Document all incidents, reports and investigations.

Ensure timely report of incidents, near-misses and conduct regular safety walk-around inspection

Provided first aid response and treatment during emergencies to injured work personnel.

Assist in conducting training of employees to enhance HSE awareness

Ensure personal protection equipment such as safety googles, footwear are used as stipulated

Biology and Chemistry Teacher/ Laboratory Instructor, Crescent-Deen Secondary School, Ganmo, Kwara State, Nigeria. 12/2011-09/2012. (NYSC).

Supervise students' laboratory work and provided a safe learning environment for the students in the laboratory.

Provided students with timely evaluation of their progress as well as grade and administer students' class work, laboratory work, assignments, and examinations.

Provided educational assistance through private tutoring and referrals to available student support services.

Responsible for monitoring safety and the security of equipment, materials, and laboratories.

Prepared course materials such as syllabi and perform other duties as assigned.

Intern, Quality Assurance Personnel, Nigerian Bottling Company, Owerri, Imo State, Nigeria, 04/2009-11/2009.

Provided assistance in quality assurance testing of water source and samples of products before and after bottling.

Responsible for good equipment and general sanitation procedures particularly ensuring treatment of effluent waste before discharge.

Prepared and timely submit evaluation reports.

Assisted in filing documents and records.


Microbiologist, Environmental Health and Sanitation Community Development Service (CDS), Ilorin Kwara State, Nigeria, 12/2011 -09/2012.

Provided community health services such as blood sugar testing, HIV screening test and blood pressure testing in various hard to reach communities.

Provided response to community health emergencies via First aids.


Training and Courses:

Health and Environmental Safety (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation), Safety plus, Nigeria, 21/5/2013.

Health and Environmental safety :( Basic Fire Fighting and Rescue), Kwara State Fire Service, Ilorin, Nigeria, 20/5/2013.

Hazard Analysis and critical control point training, Olam Nigeria Ltd, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 08/2013.

Risk management and Mitigation training, Olam Nigeria Ltd, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 09/2013.


Microsoft Office Package Excellent working proficiency

HOBBIES: Reading, Travelling, Chess.


Dr Bob-uchenna Nwankwere

Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Save The Children,

Kaduna State.


Dr Ndubisi Odinakachi

Medical Director,

Royal Specialist Hospital

Benue State.


Mr Bassey Emmana Ekpenyong

Laboratory scientist II

Bingham University Karu LGA

Nassarawa State.

Aura Balefi, Karu LGA, Nassarawa


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