The one who operates and maintains the laboratory tools is a research technician. They are expected to assist the scientist and engineers in conducting research and experiments. They are also responsible for the maintenance and repairs in the absence of the scientist or the engineer. The equipment and tools could be anything from Oscilloscopes to Calorimeters.

Responsibilities include making and processing of blood samples, classification and discharge for transfusion. Also performed testing of blood for viral and irradiation of blood components. Keep operations, functions and reasonable access of the equipments. The research technician should have good knowledge of the research area like genetics, genomics and molecular biology. (relevant).

See to it that the program is completed within the deadline. Give direction to the research assistants and students regarding equipments and their use. Prepare the laboratory reports as per the Principal Investigator request. Obtain equipments and other supplies for other programs.

Research Technician Resume Template

Personal details:

Michael Dawn,

4089 Iron Works Parkway,

Lexington, KY

(859) 259-4273


To procure a position as Research technician in the field of Research and experimentation.


Work Experience:

  • Laboratory Technician, 2001 to Present
    Owens Corning, Toledo, OH
  • Clinical Research Technician, 1996 to 2001
    Devry University, Washington


Bachelors Degree in Biology and Chemistry, 1995
Eastern Mennonite University, Virginia



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