Laboratory Manager

Laboratory Manager Resume Keywords and Skills (Hard Skills)

Here are the keywords and skills that appear most frequently on recent Laboratory Manager job postings. In other words, these are the most sought after skills by recruiters and hiring managers. Go to Sample Templates ↓ below to see how to include them on your resume.

Remember that every job is different. Instead of including all keywords on your resume, identify those that are most relevant to the job you're applying to. Use the free Targeted Resume tool to help with this.

Choose a category
  • Life Sciences
  • Molecular Biology
  • Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Cell Culture
  • Quality Control
  •  Find out what your resume's missing
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Quality Management
  • Biotechnology
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
  • Cell Biology
  • Research and Development (R&D)
  • Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
  • Laboratory Safety
  • ISO 17025
  • Genetics
  • Quality System
  • Data Analysis
  • Research
  • Western Blotting
  • Scientific Writing
  • Statistics
  • Microscopy
  • Molecular Cloning

  •   Show full list

Resume Skills: Software Tools

  • LabWare LIMS
  • ChemDraw
  • Matlab
  • JMP
  • Atlas.ti
  • BioNumerics
  • NextGen LIMS
  • GraphPad Prism
  • Python
  • R
  • Labware LIMS
  • Cerner Millennium PathNet
  • SoftLab
  • MS Office Suite
  • Meditech
  • Sunquest
  • LIS Systems
  • Microsoft Office
  • Biovia ELN
  • LabSolutions
  • LabVIEW
  •  Match your resume to these skills

Resume Skills: Lab Techniques

  • Compound Microscopy
  • Spectrophotometry
  • Titration
  • Chromatography
  • Gas Chromatography
  • Liquid Chromatography
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Culturing
  • Microscopy
  • Spectroscopy
  • Centrifugation
  • DNA sequencing
  • Blood Gas Analysis
  • DNA Sequencing
  • Biochemical Phenotyping
  • Cell Culture
  •  Match your resume to these skills

Resume Skills: Lab Management

  • Quality Control & Assurance
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Budgeting
  • Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
  • SOP Development
  • Quality Control
  • Compliance
  • Staff Training
  • Laboratory Safety
  • Quality Assurance
  • Equipment Calibration
  • Sample Testing
  •  Match your resume to these skills

Resume Skills: Safety and Regulations

Resume Skills: Software

Resume Skills: Safety

Resume Skills: Laboratory Equipment

Resume Skills: Regulatory Compliance

Resume Skills: Technical

Resume Skills: Quality Control

Resume Skills: Other Relevant

  Does your resume contain all the right skills? Paste in your resume in the AI Resume Scan ↓ section below and get an instant score.

Compare Your Resume To These Laboratory Manager Skills (ATS Scan)

Paste your resume below and our AI will identify which keywords are missing from your resume from the list above (and what you need to include). Including the right keywords will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (i.e. resume screeners) which may scan your resume for keywords to see if you're a match for the job.

Sample Laboratory Manager Resume Examples: How To Include These Skills

Add keywords directly into your resume's work experiences, education or Skills section, like we've shown in the examples below. Use the examples below as inspiration.

Select a free resume example
Your Name
Laboratory Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Senior Laboratory Manager
Implemented improved Quality Management practices, achieving a 25% increase in overall laboratory efficiency and productivity.
Spearheaded R&D initiatives that catalyzed a 20% annual increase in innovative product launches and their market success.
Directed a team of 15 scientists in Molecular Biology and Analytical Chemistry, improving team cohesion and individual skill development.
Deployed GLP and ISO 17025 protocols resulting in a 15% improvement in laboratory safety and data quality.
Championed the integration of cutting-edge Biotechnology processes, accelerating cell culture research pace by 30%. January 2020 - December 2021
Laboratory Supervisor
Led the incorporation of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) techniques into the workflow, enhancing Genetics research output by 40%.
Optimized lab scheduling and task allocation, leading to a 30% improvement in turnaround time.
Implemented stringent quality control measures that reduced equipment error rate by 20%.
Roche Diagnostics June 2018 - December 2019
Senior Laboratory Analyst
Streamlined data analysis procedures, augmenting the actionable insights derived from chemical experiments by 60%.
Developed a novel algorithm to enhance the accuracy of life science computations by 25%.
Resume Worded University May 2018
Master of Science in Laboratory Management
Graduated Cum Laude, Major coursework in Lab Quality Control, Compliance, and Management
Resume Worded Institute May 2014
Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science
Minors in Molecular Biology and Chemistry
Member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
Laboratory Management: Quality Control & Assurance, Regulatory Compliance, Budgeting, Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), SOP Development
Laboratory Techniques: Gas Chromatography, Liquid Chromatography, Mass Spectrometry, Titration, Culturing
Software: Microsoft Office Suite (Proficient), SAS (Intermediate), PyMOL (Intermediate), Pymetrics (Proficient)
Safety: Chemical Hygiene Planning, Workplace Safety Procedures, Fire Safety, Equipment Safety
Certifications: Board Certified in Clinical Chemistry (2021), ASCP Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (2019)
Leadership & Volunteering: Lab Safety Committee Chair at (2020-2021), Volunteer Lab Assistant at Local High School (2018-2019)
Projects: Devised a new lab testing procedure that reduced testing errors by 25%, Implemented inventory management system that reduced waste by 15%
Your Name
Laboratory Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded February -2022 - Present
Laboratory Supervisor
Pioneered a Chemistry-based quality control system improving product consistency by 35%.
Empowered the scientific team in adopting advanced Microbiology techniques leading to a 50% boost in research productivity.
Formalized a Laboratory Safety protocol in compliance with federal regulations, reducing safety incidents by 20%.
Applied Quality System tactics to data analysis, enhancing the reliability of analytical reports by 28%.
Led a cross-functional team of Cell Biology experts in revising, updating and implementing GLP, achieving a 35% reduction in workflow bottlenecks. March 2020 - January 2022
Assistant Laboratory Manager
Established a data-driven lab resource allocation strategy saving $30,000 in expenses annually.
Improved collaboration between lab and R&D departments, culminating in a 40% growth in project completion rate.
Managed a team of 10 analysts in pioneering Analytical Chemistry research, resulting in 3 peer-reviewed publications.
GlaxoSmithKline January 2018 - February 2020
Senior Lab Technician
Proposed and enforced ISO 17025 standards in the lab, bolstering process conformance by 30%.
Enhanced biochemistry-based product development with innovative research, contributing to a 20% increase in product portfolio.
Resume Worded University January 2018
Master's Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science
Awarded ‘Best Student- Clinical Laboratory Research’ accolade
Resume Worded Academic Center December 2022
Certification in Lab Management and Leadership
Completed the course while working full-time
Lab Techniques: Microscopy, Blood Gas Analysis, DNA Sequencing, Biochemical Phenotyping, ELISA, Cell Culture
Laboratory Equipment: Spectrophotometers, Flow Cytometers, Ion Chromatography, Mass Spectrometers, Centrifuges
Software Tools: Meditech, Sunquest, BioNumerics, LIS Systems, Microsoft Office
Regulatory Compliance: OSHA, CLIA, CAP, FDA, EPA Regulations & Compliance
Certifications: Clinical Laboratory Scientist Certificate - American Society for Clinical Pathology, BLS Certified
Professional Development: Attended 'Leaders in Laboratory Management' Symposium- 2021
Volunteering: Served as the captain of 'Resume Worded Blood Donation Camp'
Projects: Authored a paper on 'Latest advances in Microbiology Laboratory Techniques- A review' in Lab Management Today Journal
Your Name
Senior Laboratory Analyst
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded April 2022 - Present
Senior Laboratory Analyst
Digitized the life sciences research database, accelerating retrieval speed by 50%.
Boosted research productivity by 40% with the successful incorporation of Cell Culture practices.
Raised data quality by 35% through the application of ISO 17025 and GLP standards.
Enhanced inter-departmental collaboration, accelerating execution of research projects by 30%.
Admirably coordinated research efforts during Chemistry-based product development, resulting in a 20% decrease in time-to-market. November 2020 - March 2022
Laboratory Analyst
Implemented a data-driven approach to Microbiology experimentation, increasing reproducibility rate by 45%.
Used cutting-edge Biotechnology tools, reducing cell culture preparation times by 30%.
Introduced a science-oriented quality management strategy, reducing lab error rates by 20%.
Pfizer June 2018 - October 2020
Junior Lab Technician
Advanced a new Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) protocol, amplifying DNA-based research scope by 28%.
Worked on optimizing biochemistry research methodologies, improving experiment accuracy by 18%.
Resume Worded Academic Center March 2022
Certified Clinical Laboratory Scientist
Intensive study on laboratory best-practices and safety procedures
Resume Worded University May 2018
Master of Science - Biochemistry
Specialised in pharmacological chemistry and genomics
Laboratory Techniques: Compound Microscopy, Spectrophotometry, Titration, Chromatography, ELISA
Software Proficiency: LabWare LIMS, ChemDraw, Matlab, JMP, Atlas.ti, BioNumerics
Safety and Regulations: Hazardous Waste Management, GLP (Good Laboratory Practices), FDA Regulations, ISO 17025
Certifications: Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Certification
Projects: Implemented lab safety protocol at resulting in 20% decrease in laboratory incidents
Conferences Attended: American Cancer Society Research Symposium (2021), ASCP Annual Meeting (2020)
Professional Membership: American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) Member
Your Name
Laboratory Operations Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE June 2019 - Present
Laboratory Operations Manager
Led a multidisciplinary team of 20+ staff, increasing laboratory productivity by 35% through the implementation of lean methodologies in daily operations.
Established stringent quality control protocols, reducing error rates by 25%, and consistently maintained Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) compliance.
Revamped laboratory safety training protocol and increased adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) by 40%.
Successfully managed an annual budget of $5M, optimizing cost-effectiveness and increased quality of laboratory outputs.
Spearheaded the integration of new Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) systems, improving data accessibility and reducing information retrieval time by 30%.
Sanofi September 2015 - May 2019
Laboratory Supervisor
Managed daily operations and supervised a team of 15 technicians in a high throughput clinical research lab.
Implemented new Laboratory Medicine techniques, resulting in a 20% boost in efficiency.
Conducted regular audits, ensuring adherence to stringent health and safety regulations and maintaining 100% compliance.
Resume Worded June 2011 - August 2015
Medical Laboratory Technologist
Performed a range of laboratory tests in the field of hematology and analytical chemistry, reducing the turnaround time by 15%.
Maintained and calibrated high-precision medical devices, ensuring consistent and accurate lab results.
Assisted in the transition to a more robust quality system, improving data accuracy by 20%.
Resume Worded University May 2019
Master's in Medical Laboratory Science
Specialized in Clinical Biochemistry
Resume Worded University June 2011
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
Memberships: Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society, American Society for Microbiology
Laboratory Management Software: LabVantage LIMS, LabTrack LIMS, ApolloLIMS, STARLIMS, SampleManager LIMS
Microbiology Techniques: Microbial identification, Sterility testing, Antibiotic sensitivity, Microbial limit test
Hard Skills: Budgeting, Quality control/assurance, Laboratory safety, Data analysis, Laboratory Inspection Readiness, ISO 15189 Compliance
Healthcare Software: Meditech, Cerner Millenium, SunQuest, Epic
Certifications: ASCP Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist, OSHA Laboratory Safety Certification
Leadership & Volunteering: Board Member at Laboratory Managers Association, Volunteer with United Way
Projects: Lead process improvement project resulting in 20% efficiency increase in laboratory operations
Your Name
Laboratory Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2020 - Present
Laboratory Manager
Directed day-to-day activities of 15 lab technicians, resulting in a 20% improvement in annual productivity.
Played pivotal role in the development and implementation of a robust Quality Assurance Program, significantly reducing the number of non-compliance issues.
Maintained constant communication with hospitals and other healthcare entities, ensuring seamless operations and swift response to emerging needs.
Instrumented the adoption of the latest biotechnology equipment, improving sample analysis time by 30%.
Used extensive knowledge of Molecular Biology to troubleshoot sophisticated lab equipment, reducing downtime by 50%.
Bio Rad Laboratories November 2014 - February 2020
Clinical Laboratory Supervisor
Supervised team of 10 technicians, increasing workflow efficiency by 20% through improved resource allocation.
Played a key role in launching a new patient record management system, aiding in fast and efficient data retrieval.
Implemented enhanced safety and hygiene protocols in line with Good Laboratory Practice, cutting down incidents of contamination by 30%. January 2010 - October 2014
Lab Technician
Conducted routine and specialized testing in the field of life sciences, enhancing lab's throughput by 15%.
Assisted in maintaining healthcare information technology systems, resulting in better data management and accessibility.
Contributed to the development of in-house SOPs that increased laboratory efficiency by 25%.
Resume Worded Institute June 2020
Certified Laboratory Quality Specialist
Certification to demonstrate expert knowledge of maintaining and guiding quality systems in the laboratory
Resume Worded University August 2014
Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science
Emphasis on medical microbiology, immunology, and molecular biology
Thesis: 'The implications of continuous improvement in Clinical Laboratory'
Laboratory Management: Quality Control, Compliance, Staff Training, Laboratory Safety
Technical Skills: Microscopy, Spectrophotometry, PCR & Molecular Biology Techniques, Automated Analyzer Operation
Software Proficiency: Labware LIMS, STARLIMS, Cerner Millennium PathNet, SoftLab, MS Office Suite
Certifications: ASCP Certified Medical Technologist, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Publications: Co-author of paper on 'The Emerging Trends in Clinical Laboratory Technology' in the Journal of Laboratory Medicine
Volunteering: Volunteered at local health drives to provide free testing and education on health practices
Awards: Recipient of the Laboratory Excellence Award from in 2012
Your Name
Laboratory Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded June 2020 - Present
Laboratory Supervisor
Supervised a team of 12 employees, resulting in an increase of Molecular Biology testing capacity by 60%
Leveraged the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) to streamline data entry, reducing errors by 25%
Drove enhancements in Quality Assurance, leading to ISO certification for the laboratory unit
Overseen a 30% increase in efficiency in our Hematology and Microbiology labs through implementation of Lean/5S methods
Played a key role in implementing Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) techniques in our laboratory, boosting testing accuracy for infectious diseases by 35%
Clinical Laboratories Inc. January 2018 - May 2020
Senior Lab Technician
Led a team of 5 lab technicians that processed over 200 samples daily
Optimized Laboratory workflows, reducing average processing time by 30%
Implemented Quality Control measures, resulting in a 20% reduction of rework
Involved in the upgrade of our Healthcare Information Technology, making patient data more secure and accessible
General Hospital March 2015 - December 2017
Laboratory Technician
Maintained precise analytical balance checks, reducing discrepancies by 15%
Handled blood bank processes including safe and efficient blood withdrawals
Managed calibration of lab instruments, decreasing downtime by 10%
Resume Worded Institute June 2017
Certification in Laboratory Management
This certification allowed for progression from Laboratory Technician role to a managerial position
Resume Worded University May 2015
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Specialized in Molecular and Cellular Biology
Graduated with Honors
Laboratory Techniques: Microbial Culturing, DNA Isolation, Gel Electrophoresis, PCR, Titration, Pipetting
Machinery Proficiency: Centrifuge, Microscope, Autoclave, Spectrophotometer, Chromatography systems
Software Proficiency: MS Office, LIMS, GraphPad Prism, EndNote, ImageJ, BLAST
Safety & Compliance: GLP, GMP, Biosafety, Chemical Handling, Quality Assurance and Control
Certifications: Certified Professional in Biotechnology - Bio-Technical Industry Organization
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunteer - City Science Fair, Lab Team Leader - Clinical Laboratory Inc
Professional Development: Attended 2020 Lab Management Summit
Awards: Employee of the Year (2020) - Clinical Laboratories Inc.
Your Name
Clinical Laboratory Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE January 2021 - Present
Clinical Laboratory Manager
Revised laboratory policies and continuously monitor adherence, resulting in an increase in lab safety protocols by 25%
Led 20+ staff members, cultivating Clinical Research capabilities, and ensured the accuracy of 1,000+ Clinical Chemistry tests per week
Administered policy developments that ensured Quality Assurance, leading to decreased retesting rate from 10% to 2%
Empowered Hematology team, which received a company award for exemplary performance in Hospitals accreditation
Supported the integration of a new Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS), enhancing data entry efficiency by 20%
Quality Labs Corp. December 2016 - December 2020
Laboratory Supervisor
Increased Molecular Biology testing turnover, resulting in a 25% profit increase
Successfully managed Quality Control evaluations for a line of 20+ products
Assembled and trained a high-performance lab team responsible for delivering 150+ Microbiology projects annually
Beaumont Hospital July 2013 - November 2016
Lab Technician
Managed extensive documentation, which contributed to successful Healthcare Management
Automated repetitive testing, resulting in time-saves of 15% per procedure
Developed a procedure that improved Blood Bank processing time by 10%
Resume Worded University December 2015
Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science
Specialization in Molecular Diagnostics and Immunology
Resume Worded Institute June 2013
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
Minors in Chemistry and Biology
Dean's List 2011 - 2013 (Top 10%)
Laboratory Management: Quality Assurance, SOP Development, Budget Management, Performance Metrics, Staff Training, Safety Compliance
Technical Skills: Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Serology, Immunohematology, Coagulation
Instrumentation: HPLC, Gas Chromatography, Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy, Infrared Spectroscopy, Mass Spectrometry, Electrochemical Analysis
Certifications: Certified Medical Technologist - American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
Awards: Quality Labs Corp. Excellence in Leadership Award 2019
Volunteering: Volunteer Lab Technician - Local Community Health Center (2014 - 2016)
Professional Development: Advanced Laboratory Management - ASCLS Virtual Learning Programs (2020)
Your Name
Quality Assurance Lab Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded September 2019 - Present
Quality Assurance Lab Supervisor
Developed quality assurance protocols that improved Lab Medicine integrity by 20%
Presided over the Analytical Chemistry team's growth in expertise, enabling a wider range of testing services
Implemented a comprehensive Quality Control program, achieving 98% compliance rate
Oversaw successful application for ISO standards certification in our laboratory
Managed transition to an advanced Healthcare Information Technology system, resulting in a 30% increase in data reliability
Mighty Labs Inc. February 2017 - August 2019
Laboratory Team Lead
Streamlined the laboratory processes which improved overall lab efficiency by 35%
Enforced adherence to Hospitals regulations by consistently meeting safety guidelines
Contributed to lab's annual audit, helping to attain a company-record score of 95%
Healthy Life Hospital June 2014 - January 2017
Lab Technician
Implemented new Clinical Chemistry protocols, improving test accuracy by 20%
Assisted in the modernization of the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Involved in the execution of a new Clinical Research project, seeing it from inception to publication
Resume Worded University August 2014
Master of Science - Biotechnology
Focus on Laboratory Management and Quality Control Techniques
Resume Worded Institute April 2019
Certified Professional in Quality (CPQ)
Intensive course covering principles of quality assurance, statistics, and auditing
Quality Control Procedures: ISO 9000, ISO 13485, Good Laboratory Practice (GLP), Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), ASTM standards
Laboratory Skills: Cell Culture, PCR, ELISA, HPLC, Mass Spectrometry, Chromatography
Lab Management Software: LabVantage, LabCollector, SoftLab, XIFIN, LABWORKS LIMS
Proficiencies: Quality Risk Management, Statistical Process Control, Quality Improvement, Lab Operations Management
Certifications: ASQ Certified Manager of Quality/Organizational Excellence (CMQ/OE) - 2020, Advanced Certificate for Executives in Management, Innovation, and Technology - Resume Worded Institute - 2019
Leadership & Volunteering: President - Association of Laboratory Managers (ALM), Volunteer - Science for Kids
Projects: Developed and implemented a new quality control procedure that improved lab efficiency by 30%
Publications: Co-authored 2 research papers on Laboratory Quality Metrics in renowned scientific journals
Your Name
Laboratory Coordinator
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE June 2019 - Present
Laboratory Coordinator
Developed new lab safety protocols in compliance with OSHA standards, improving lab safety by 40%
Managed and coordinated a team of 10 lab technicians, resulting in a 30% increase in team efficiency
Implemented Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) methods, enhancing accuracy of experimental results by 50%
Led research team in Cell Culture studies, leading to two reputable papers published in Molecular Biology Journal
Instituted a Quality Control system for data analysis, reducing lab errors by 15%
Resume Worded May 2017 - May 2019
Laboratory Supervisor
Streamlined lab processes using 5S methods, leading to 20% time savings
Ran successful biochemistry experiments, with a 90% success rate
Overhauled IBM SPSS data analysis protocol, improving data processing efficiency by 25%
Bayer June 2013 - April 2017
Lab Assistant
Optimized lab workflow through the implementation of efficient scheduling, reducing project completion times by 10%
Improved lab safety by 15% by conducting regular equipment and material checks
Influenced a chemical stock inventory system, eliminating shortages and reducing wastage by 20%
Resume Worded University May 2017
Master of Science - Biochemistry
Specialized in Molecular Biology and Genetics
Resume Worded University June 2013
Bachelor of Science - Microbiology
Minor in Anthropology
Awards: Dean's List 2011 (Top 8% of class), Undergraduate Research Grant recipient.
Laboratory Techniques: Microscopy, Spectrophotometry, Chromatography, Titration, pH Metering, Pipetting
Software Proficiency: ImageJ, GraphPad Prism, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Chemical Safety Management Software (Chemical Safety EMS), LIMS
Technical Skills: Molecular Biology, Cell and Tissue Culture, Immunology, Quality Control, PCR, Electrophoresis
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Fluent)
Certifications: American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), 2018
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunteered for 2 years at the ARC of Life blood donation camp, responsible for donor health checkups and medical consultations.
Training: HarvardX: Principles of Biochemistry, 2020
Awards: Received the 'Innovative Analyst Award' for developing a novel method of conducting serology tests faster and with improved accuracy, 2019
Your Name
Laboratory Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded April 2019 - Present
Laboratory Manager
Standardized laboratory protocols, enhancing lab performance by 35%
Conducted extensive research in Molecular Biology that led to five publications in respected scientific journals
Mentored and trained a team of 15 lab technicians, improving team morale and productivity
Oversaw bio-hazardous waste management resulting in 0% contamination incidents
Implemented comprehensive safety measures leading to 30% decrease in accidents July 2015 - March 2019
Senior Laboratory Technician
Managed the maintenance of lab instruments leading to a 15% decrease in equipment malfunction
Achieved 90% accuracy in experimental results through precise application of Clinical Research techniques
Implemented a robust cell culture protocol, resulting in 20% increase in experiment success rate
Pfizer January 2012 - June 2015
Laboratory Technician
Maintained laboratory records for a range of metabolic disease research studies, streamlining data retrieval by 25%
Performed a variety of microbiological tests with a 95% accuracy rate
Resume Worded University January 2017
Master's in Chemical Analysis & Laboratory Management
Concentration in Organic Chemistry
Resume Worded Institute May 2014
Certification in Laboratory Quality Management
Part-time Certification program while at Pfizer
Scientific Software: Biovia ELN, LabSolutions, ChemDraw, LabVIEW
Laboratory Techniques: Microscopy, Spectroscopy, Titration, Chromatography, Centrifugation, DNA sequencing
Quality Control: GLP, Analytical Validation, Quality Management, Sterilization Techniques
Other Relevant Skills: Laboratory Inventory Management, Hazardous Waste Management, Lab Safety Protocols
Certifications: ISO 15189 Certification (Medical laboratory quality management and quality control)
Publications: Co-authored 3 papers published in reputable scientific journals in 2016-2017
Volunteering: Science tutor for local high school students 2019 - 2020
Professional Associations: Active member of the American Association of Chemistry Teachers
Your Name
Clinical Laboratory Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE January 2020 - Present
Clinical Laboratory Supervisor
Introduced patient safety measures reducing specimen mishandling incidents by 60%
Conducted over 2000 patient tests monthly with a team of 5 technicians, maintaining 99% accuracy rate
Assisted in the development of a new Microbiology antibody test, resulting in a 20% increase in diagnostic efficiency
Optimized laboratory ordering and inventory system, leading to a reduction of order errors by 50%
Directed the implementation of hospital protocol in the lab, ensuring 100% compliance with healthcare regulations
Resume Worded June 2016 - December 2019
Clinical Laboratory Technologist
Managed a 4 member team of lab technologists, resulting in a 30% increase in team productivity
Implemented automated testing methodologies resulting in 20% increased testing efficiency and 10% time savings
Built and maintained effective relationships with healthcare professionals, increasing satisfaction feedback by 35%
Mayo Clinic July 2012 - May 2016
Laboratory Associate
Implemented accurate chemical analysis procedure, achieving 98% precision and reliability in results
Contributed in multiple biochemical research studies published in recognized scientific journals
Resume Worded University June 2018
Master of Science in Clinical Lab Science
Received Outstanding Graduate Award
Resume Worded University July 2012
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
Coursework emphasis: Hematology, Microbiology, Clinical Chemistry, Immunology
GPA: 3.7/4.0, Dean's List 2011
Laboratory Management: Staff supervision, Training & Development, Inventory Management, Budgeting
Clinical Techniques: Hematological Testing, Microorganism Identification, Biochemical Testing, Serological Testing
Laboratory Software: LabWare LIMS, Sunquest LIS, Meditech LIS, Orchard Harvest LIS
Regulation Compliance: CLIA, CAP, FDA, OSHA, HIPAA
Certifications: ASCP Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (June 2016)
Leadership & Volunteering: Organizer, Annual Resume Worded Blood Drive (2019-present)
Projects: Launched efficient barcode system for managing samples, reducing error rate by 20%
Your Name
Research Laboratory Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded January 2021 - Present
Research Laboratory Manager
Streamlined laboratory processes, implementing automation strategies and leading to a 30% increase in efficiency
Managed a cross-functional team of 10 researchers, optimizing workflow to increase productivity by 20%
Initiated and executed scientific research projects, resulting in 5 published papers in high-impact journals
Administered a $5M annual budget, ensuring optimal allocation of resources and reducing expenditures by 15%
Integrated IBM SPSS for comprehensive data analysis, leading to more accurate research insights May 2018 - December 2020
Senior Laboratory Technician
Implemented safety regulations to ensure risk-free experiments, reducing incidence of mishaps by 35%
Introduced ELISA and PCR protocols, boosting technological advancement of the laboratory
Coordinated intern training programs, leading to the acceleration of interns' onboarding by 60%
Executed quality control mechanisms, reducing incorrect findings by 40%
Bristol Myers Squibb January 2015 - April 2018
Laboratory Technician
Mastered skills in molecular biology techniques, reducing time for DNA extraction by 50%
Involved in cell culture and tissue culture techniques, contributing to significant progress in research
Analyzed research results to assist in developing 3 novel therapeutic strategies
Resume Worded Academic Center February 2018
Post Graduate Diploma in Laboratory Quality Control & Management
Courses completed: Advanced Biochemical Testing Methods, Laboratory Management Strategies
Resume Worded University May 2014
Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
Minors in Chemistry and Environmental Science
Awards: Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis Award, Dean's List 2013 (Top 10%)
Laboratory Techniques: PCR, Cell Culture, Spectrophotometry, Microscopy, Flow Cytometry, Immunohistochemistry
Lab Information Systems & Software: LIMS, labVantage, Motic Images Plus, GraphPad Prism, EndNote
Quality Control & Safety: ISO 9001, GLP, CLIA/CAP regulations, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Basic)
Certifications: ASCP Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (2022)
Leadership & Volunteering: Science Mentors 1-to-1 (Volunteer Mentor, 2018 - 2021)
Projects: Optimization of Laboratory Workflow for Faster Turnaround times (2019)
Continuing Education: Attendee - ASM Microbe 2019, AACR Annual Meeting 2018
Your Name
Laboratory Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded March 2021 - Present
Laboratory Supervisor
Deployed and led new research initiatives, increasing substantive contributions by 40%
Managed team of 7 technicians, fostering collaborative environment and increasing team productivity by 25%
Collaborated with external researchers, resulting in 3 inter-institutional partnerships
Implemented new microscopy techniques, improving data acquisition speed by 50%
Streamlined lab maintenance programs, cutting expenditure by 10%
Johnson & Johnson July 2017 - February 2021
Senior Laboratory Technician
Performed sophisticated biochemistry experiments, contributing to 2 high-profile research projects
Trained 15 junior technicians, enhancing their skill set and boosting their performance by 30%
Modified protein purification methods, improving process efficiency by 40% January 2014 - June 2017
Laboratory Technician
Performed routine lab procedures following safety policies, decreasing incidences of workplace accidents by 60%
Maintained up-to-date knowledge of cell biology, improving operational efficiency by 25%
Resume Worded Institute April 2021
Advanced Certification in Laboratory Management
Specialized coursework in Supervision and Leadership in Laboratory Settings
Resume Worded University December 2013
Bachelor of Science in Biology - Major in Microbiology
Courses: Applied Molecular Biology, Advanced Pathology, Genetics
Awarded the Academic Excellence Scholarship
Laboratory Skills: Microbiological Assays, Chromatography, Molecular Cloning
Scientific Softwares: LabView, LabCollector, ImageJ, GraphPad Prism, BLAST, Cn3D, PyMOL
Regulatory Standards: ISO 17025, GLP, GMP, CLIA, COSHH
Technical Skills: Spectrophotometry, PCR, Sterile Techniques, Safety Procedures, SOP Writing, Equipment Calibration
Certifications: Certified Clinical Laboratory Supervisor (CCSM) - July 2017
Volunteering: Community Science Club - Volunteer Educator providing free workshops to students
Projects: Established and continues to maintain a local monthly lab safety forum
Awards & Recognition: Won 'Best Lab Supervisor' Award at Johnson & Johnson for exceptional lab management - 2020
Your Name
Laboratory Operations Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded December 2020 - Present
Laboratory Operations Manager
Coordinated with multi-disciplinary teams across 4 projects, increasing experiment speed by 35%
Managed procurement of lab equipment leading to cost savings of 20%
Planned and executed safety protocols, reducing accidents in the laboratory by 40%
Enhanced data quality by integrating real-time PCR methodologies, increasing results reliability by 50%
Leveraged statistical tools for data analysis, resulting in data-driven decision making
Merck & Co., Inc. June 2017 - November 2020
Research Associate
Conducted western blotting and immunohistochemistry, contributing to 2 patent registrations
Assisted in managing a $2M budget, improving cost-effectiveness of lab operations by 30%
Conducted Flow Cytometry analysis, accelerating research process by 20% January 2014 - May 2017
Junior Laboratory Technician
Supported research on life sciences which contributed to 3 published articles
Managed lab inventory efficiently, reducing supply costs by 15%
Resume Worded Institute June 2016
Master's in Biochemistry
Thesis: Exploration in haemostasis, coagulation & anticoagulant therapeutics
Resume Worded University May 2013
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
Minors in Molecular and Microbiology
Awards: Dean's List 2012 (Top 10%)
Laboratory Techniques: Hemostasis, PCR, Cryostat Sectioning, Autoclaving, Centrifuging, Enzyme Immunoassays
Laboratory Equipment: Microscope, Spectrophotometer, Microplate Reader, Auto-stainer, Autoclave, Microtome
Software & Databases: LabVantage LIMS, StarLIMS, LabWare LIMS, Excel, Visio, LIMDEP
Safety & Compliance: OSHA, EPA, DOT, RCRA, FDA, GLP/GMP Regulations & Compliance
Certifications: American Association of Bioanalysts: Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) 2014
Professional Development: Continuous Education Program: Laboratory Best Practices, Responsible Care Management, Federal Regulatory Compliance
Conferences & Events: Attended Laboratory Innovation & Strategy Conference (2019), Molecular Diagnostics Research Symposium (2018)
Volunteering: Lead Organizer for STEM Career Fair for High School Students
Your Name
Chemistry Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded July 2019 - Present
Chemistry Supervisor
Implemented Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) to increase efficiency, resulting in 30% time savings on routine procedures
Championed a quality control project, overhauling the company's Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) leading to a 15% decrease in procedural errors
Led and trained a team of 10 chemists in High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS), boosting department's precision by 25%
Integrated new biotechnology methods into research and development projects, resulting in three patented formulas within a year
Supervised production line ensuring Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), leading to zero product recalls in two years.
Pfizer Inc. March 2015 - June 2019
Senior Analytical Chemist
Developed and validated novel Coatings for pharmaceutical products, reducing production costs by 20%
Conducted thorough analytical chemistry tests resulting in 10% increase in product purity
Coordinated with quality control and manufacturing teams to implement new SOPs, optimizing workflow by 15%
Adhered to GLP and GMP guidelines, ensuring accurate and reliable results in all chemistry projects January 2011 - February 2015
Analytical Chemist
Conducted routine LC-MS screening, improving detection limits by 40%
Utilised advanced mass spectrometry techniques in pharmaceutical research, contributing to 5 published papers
Maintained and calibrated laboratory equipment, reducing equipment downtime by 15%
Resume Worded Institute July 2011
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Chemistry
Dissertation: 'Spectroscopic analyses of organic reaction mechanisms'
Resume Worded University June 2009
Master of Science in Chemistry (Specialization in Analytical Chemistry)
Graduated with Honors
Laboratory Skills: Spectroscopy, Titration, Chromatography, Distillation, Separation Techniques
Computational Chemistry Skills: Molecular Modeling, Quantum Mechanical Calculations, Density Functional Theory, Statistical Mechanics
Software Proficiency: ChemDraw Ultra, Spartan, GaussView, SQL, Microsoft Office Suite
Regulations & Standards: GMP, GLP, ISO 17025, FDA, EPA regulations
Certifications: Certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified in Safety and Chemical Hygiene
Awards: Pfizer's Performance Excellence Award, MVP Award
Volunteering: Distilled Hope - a non-profit initiative providing clean water to disadvantaged communities, Science Mentor for local underprivileged schools
Professional Memberships: Member of the American Chemical Society, Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry
Your Name
Laboratory Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
EXPERIENCE April 2018 - Present
Laboratory Supervisor
Integrated Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) into laboratory operations, enhancing productivity by 25%
Managed a team of 15 laboratory professionals specializing in hematology, chemistry, and blood banking, reducing turnover rate by 30%
Oversaw the daily operations of the clinical chemistry department, increasing test accuracy by 20%
Implemented Lean methodology in laboratory processes, reducing waste by 20% and saving $100k annually
Collaborated with R&D department on new biotechnology processes, leading to 3 patents within two years
Resume Worded October 2013 - March 2018
Lead Hematology Technologist
Developed and executed validation protocols for new hematology analyzers, improving accuracy by 20%
Conducted regular training on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) leading to a 10% decrease in procedural errors
Implemented SOP in blood bank operations, improving efficiency and consistency in reporting
Quest Diagnostics February 2009 - September 2013
Hematology Technologist
Performed various clinical hematology tests efficiently, increasing patient satisfaction scores by 15%
Compiled and analyzed test information to ensure concurrence with SOPs, reducing costly retests by 20%
Assisted in implementing effective Quality Control mechanisms following GLP guidelines, improving lab reputation by 30%
Resume Worded University January 2009
Master of Science in Medical Technology
Thesis: Advanced Laboratory Techniques in Hematology
Resume Worded Institute May 2007
Bachelor in Biological Sciences
Specialized in Microbiology and Immunology
Awarded Departmental Recognition for Excellent Practical Skills
Lab Management: Lab Equipment Calibration, Quality Control, Compliance, Lab Safety, Personnel Administration, Testing Standards
Scientific Techniques: Hematology, Immunohematology, Clinical Microscopy, Laboratory Information Systems
Software proficiency: Microsoft Office Suite, LabWorks Lab Information System, Epic Application Suite, Cerner PathNet
Certifications: Certified Medical Lab Technologist (ASCP) – Hematology (2008)
Awards & Recognition: Star Performer of the Year, Lead Hematology Technologist, Resume Worded - 2017
Continuous Learning : Completed Advanced Degree Part-time while working Full-Time
Your Name
Research and Development (R&D) Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •
Resume Worded June 2016 - Present
R&D Supervisor
Supervised R&D team in applying novel Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS) techniques, improving product formulation by 35%
Incorporated Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) into R&D processes, reducing procedural errors by 20%
Led successful transfer of 5 high-performing coating products from laboratory to manufacturing stage
Coordinated cross-departmental teams to meet project timelines, improving on-time completion by 25%
Advocated for and implemented good manufacturing practices (GMP), upholding company standards and reducing compliance risks January 2012 - May 2016
Senior R&D Chemist
Developed and implemented new methodologies for high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) that improved detection limits by 30%
Utilized strong background in analytical chemistry to optimize 3 product formulas, reducing production costs by 25%
Conducted rigorous Quality Control testing, ensuring consistent product quality and consumer safety
BASF August 2008 - December 2011
R&D Chemist
Used LC-MS to identify and quantify compounds, leading to a publication in a reputed scientific journal
Collaborated with the production team to scale up new product development from laboratory to manufacturing stage
Adhered strictly to GLP and SOPs in all research experiments, ensuring credible and reliable results
Resume Worded Institute May 2016
Chemical Engineering Management - Master's Degree
Thesis: 'Innovative Approaches in R&D Chemical Processes'
Resume Worded University June 2008
Bachelor of Science - Chemistry
Coursework: Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry
Graduated with Distinction
Laboratory Skills: Analytical Techniques, Inorganic Synthesis, Organic Synthesis, Quality Assurance, Laboratory Safety, Chromatography
Technical Skills: SPC, Design of Experiments (DOE), R&D, Six Sigma, Process Simulation, Continuous Improvement
Software Proficiency: Microsoft Office Suite, ChemDraw Professional, MATLAB, LabVIEW, Python, Minitab
Regulatory Compliance: GMP, ICH Guidelines, USP/NF, EPA, FDA, ISO 9001
Certifications: Six Sigma Black Belt Certification (2019), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) - ISACA
Awards: Excellence in Innovation Award (2016), BASF Inspirational Leader Award (2010)
Professional Associations: Member, American Chemical Society (ACS), Member, Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society

How do I add skills to a Laboratory Manager resume?

Review the job posting closely.

Go through the Laboratory Manager posting you're applying to, and identify hard skills the company is looking for. For example, skills like Biochemistry, Science and Life Sciences are possible skills. These are skills you should try to include on your resume.

Add industry skills like Quality Control and Cell Culture.

Add other common skills from your industry - such as Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry and Molecular Biology - into your resume if they're relevant.

Add skills into your work experience.

Incorporate skills - like Scientific Writing, Quality System and Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) - into your work experience too. This shows hiring managers that you have practical experience with these tools, techniques and skills.

Show examples of where you trained people.

On Laboratory Manager resumes, you should give specific accomplishments that involve you training others, whether that's in your team or other stakeholders.

Highlight leadership and management skills.

Hiring managers often want to see evidence of leadership and management on a Laboratory Manager resume, so try to include any examples of where you led a project or managed other people.

Use the exact job title.

Try to add the exact job title, Laboratory Manager, somewhere into your resume to get past resume screeners. See the infographic for how to do this.

Word Cloud for Laboratory Manager Skills & Keywords

The following word cloud highlights the most popular keywords that appear on Laboratory Manager job descriptions. The bigger the word, the more frequently it shows up on employer's job postings. If you have experience with these keywords, include them on your resume.

Top Laboratory Manager Skills and Keywords to Include On Your Resume

Resume Skills and Keywords from Related Jobs

We also found variations and further specializations to your job title. Browse through the related job titles to find additional keywords that you can include into your resume.

Get your Resume Instantly Checked, For Free

Upload your resume and we'll spot the issues in it before an actual Laboratory Manager recruiter sees it. For free.

Laboratory Manager Resume Templates

Here are examples of proven resumes in related jobs and industries, approved by experienced hiring managers. Use them as inspiration when you're writing your own resume. You can even download and edit the resume template in Google Docs.

Resume Example

Resume Example
Highlights (Free)

Resume Example
Modern Two-Column

Resume Example
Clean Modern

Resume Example
Entry-Level (Free)

Resume Example

Browse Skills from Similar Jobs

Frequently Asked Questions

What hard skills should you include on a Laboratory Manager resume?

Here are some of the most popular skills we see on Laboratory Manager resumes:

  • Life Sciences
  • Molecular Biology
  • Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Cell Culture
  • Quality Control
  • Analytical Chemistry

How do resume skills compare between a Medical Laboratory Manager and a Research Laboratory Manager?

Popular skills we often see on resumes for Medical Laboratory Manager positions include:

  • Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitals
  • Patient Safety
  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
  • Healthcare Information Technology (HIT)
  • Clinical Research
  • U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

In comparison, skills we see on Research Laboratory Manager resumes include:

  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Culture
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
  • Western Blotting
  • Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Microscopy

Target your Resume to a Job Description

While the keywords above are a good indication of what skills you need on your resume, you should try to find additional keywords that are specific to the job. To do this, use the free Targeted Resume tool. It analyzes the job you are applying to and finds the most important keywords you need on your resume.

It is personalized to your resume, and is the best way to ensure your resume will pass the automated resume filters.

Start targeting your resume

© 2024 Resume Worded. All rights reserved.

Get expert insights from hiring managers