Katie Brooks

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Katie Brooks

Skills

Skills

Various Microbiological Testing

Microbial plate streaking, test tube streaking, Litmus milk test, Gram (-) negative test, UV fluorescence, coagulase, oxidase, indole, citrate, catalase testing, and others.

Medical Terminology

Handling Confidential Paperwork

Answering Telephone/Taking Messages

Aseptic Technique

Microscopy

Filing

Copy/Fax Machine

I know how to operate a copy and fax machine, but when it comes to fixing one when there is a problem with it, I have to get help!

Computer Use

I use the computer almost everyday.  When I worked at E.E. Smith Middle School I had a teacher to come and get me whenever he had was stumped with his computer or with a computer program he was using.

Objective

To obtain a career in the Biological/Scientific/Health Care Industry, but not limited to.

Interest

I like to explore new things.  I like listening to music, playing with my dog, visiting the beautiful North Carolina Mountains as well as gorgeous beaches.  I also like to take pictures of nature and watching basketball.  

Science!

Work History

Work History
Mar 2011 - Feb 2013

Personal Aid Service

Carolina East Home Health and Hospice, Inc.

Taking care of patient; take patient to Dr. appointments; doing patient's housework and housecleaning; keeping in contact with patient's nurse and updating nurse and case manager on any changes.

Feb 2012 - Dec 2012

ESL Teacher Assistant

E.E. Smith Middle School

Assisted the ESL teacher; general paperwork for the department; teaching students when the ESL teacher wasn't there; keeping records on ESL students.

Aug 2008 - Nov 2009

Middle School Science Teacher

Warsaw Middle School

Taught middle school students the North Carolina Science Curriculum; office/clerical duties; having documents ready on a timely basis; problem solving; parent/student conferences; communicating/relating with the public.

May 2008 - Aug 2008

Pool Attendant

Murphy Family Ventures, LLC

Checked pool chemicals to see if chlorine needed to be added.  Cleaned the pool ever other day that I worked and enforced the pool regulations. I  was responsible for an indoor salt water pool and and outdoor chlorine pool.  Every morning I went into work I made sure that the pools were neatly set up and the chairs and tables were neatly set around the pools.  I also reported to my supervisor of any problems

Jan 2008 - Apr 2008

Legal Assistant

Mary Susan Phillips, Attorney at Law

Drafted documents for legal purposes; ran errands to the courthouse to have documents signed or to pick up documents; sat in on court cases; assisted the attorney in any way needed; answered telephone and took messages while delivering them in a timely fashion.

Education

Education
Oct 2010 - Mar 2011

Certificate/Licensure

Coastal Carolina Community College

Certified Pharmacy Technician

Jan 2005 - Dec 2007

B.S.

Methodist University

B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Microbiology

Aug 2008 - Dec 2004

A.A.

James Sprunt Community College

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2011 - Jul 2013

CPhT

Pharmacy Technician Certification Board, Inc.

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