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30 Laboratory Assistant Interview Questions
Question 1 of 30
Tell me how you organize and maintain detailed, and accurate records in your previous work, or throughout your studies.
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Question 1 of 30
Tell me how you organize and maintain detailed, and accurate records in your previous work, or throughout your studies.
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"My method for staying organized and accurate includes exercising a great memory and being sure to document all of the necessary information the moment that I am able. I have been able to learn a variety of medical software programs which helps me to accurately maintain records. Also, I am very skilled in Microsoft Excel and use Excel spreadsheets often for organization."
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Question 2 of 30
A laboratory assistant will do multiple tasks throughout the day.. Which of these do you enjoy the best? Least?
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"The task that I enjoy the most in a day is managing sample queries. The part that I find the least enjoyable would be the tedious documentation. I am getting better with documentation as I continue on with my career and the forms are less challenging to complete now."
Generally speaking, the tasks that we enjoy doing the most are the ones that we are best at. The tasks we enjoy the least can end up being the ones that we need more training on. Your answer should be concise and honest.
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Question 3 of 30
What are your career goals in the lab? Where do you see yourself in five years?
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Question 4 of 30
Describe your passion for the work we do at this laboratory.
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Question 5 of 30
How would a former co-worker or previous supervisor, describe you?
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Question 6 of 30
What can you do for us that other candidates can't?
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Question 7 of 30
What makes you the best person for this job?
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Question 8 of 30
Describe your experience working beyond the laboratory. What unique skills have you developed?
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Question 9 of 30
Give an example of adapting quickly to a new situation.
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Question 10 of 30
How do you handle stressful situations?
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Question 11 of 30
How detail oriented are you?
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Question 12 of 30
How long would you expect to work for us if hired?
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Question 13 of 30
As a Laboratory Assistant, there are a lot of safety protocols that need to be followed, how do you ensure that you are following all of the safety protocols needed in this position?
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Question 14 of 30
What's your ideal company to work for?
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Question 15 of 30
What laboratory experience do you have?
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Question 16 of 30
How reliable of a worker are you?
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Question 17 of 30
What do you like most about being a Lab Assistant?
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Question 18 of 30
Tell me about your education/training.
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Question 19 of 30
Are you comfortable working with dangerous chemicals?
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Question 20 of 30
Who is your mentor?
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Question 21 of 30
What are your salary expectations?
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Question 22 of 30
Do you have any questions for us?
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Question 23 of 30
Are you familiar with medical technology?
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Question 24 of 30
Are you most comfortable using automated analyzers or laboratory automation?
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Question 25 of 30
What type of people do you like working with?
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Question 26 of 30
As a Lab Assistant, would you want to open your own lab?
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Question 27 of 30
If a nurse or doctor asked you to get the results of a lab specimen, but you are not sure how to run the test, what would you do?
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Question 28 of 30
There will be instances where additional tasks will be asked by leadership. How do you feel about the tasks I mentioned today, and potentially receiving tasks related to the position that is not listed in this job description?
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Question 29 of 30
The candidate will be required to order tests in the laboratory information system and needs to be 95% accurate. Give me an example of how you were detail oriented in your previous role as a Laboratory Assistant.
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Question 30 of 30
How do you deal with work stress?
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Top 10 Lab Assistant interview questions, as voted on by our visitors! Created on February 27th, 2016

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