Biotech/medical resume of
David L. McKinney
22018 - 28th Ave So. #9
Des Moines, WA 98198-7799
Phone (206) 824-6985 or E-mail:

A full time position in the health, medical, or biotechnology field.


Organize and coordinate chemical casting department (chemistry), interfacing with biochemistry lab, preparing forms and assisting production chemists as needed. Monitor and record data on fluid pumps, drying ovens, production belts used in the manufacture of First Choice blood-glucose test strips. Also, various production, pre-grading and QC positions. Followed FDA procedures in a clean room environment. Worked in the second largest kidney dialysis reference lab in the nation. Interfaced with lab managers, supervisors, dept. heads, medical technologists, nurses, technicians and medical sales people, for the following departments: chemistry, glyco hemoglobin, hematology, RIA, EIA, trace elements, LAL assay, processing, customer service, and shipping/receiving. Purchasing, product and service evaluations, research, safety procedures, EPA guidelines, used mainframe/personal computers. Facilities management duties: biohazardous and radioactive waste disposal, storerooms, space utilization planning.


Burien Community Computer Center, Burien WA 98166
Volunteer Coordinator / Computer Lab Assistant,;  1/97 to present.

Polymer Technology International, Issaquah, WA 98027
Assistant to the production chemist - biotech 10/1993 to 1/1995

Spectra Labs, Fremont, CA 94538
Purchasing Agent/Facilities Mgmt - medical services 4/89 to 5/91

Spa Hotel and Mineral Springs, Palm Springs, CA 92263
Purchasing Agent - hotel, restaurant, spa 1985 to 1988


Burien Community Computer Center, Burien WA 98166
Microsoft: Windows 98 &  95, Word 97,  Internet Explorer 5.0, Photo Editor, some html.
Netscape: Navigator 4.7 and Page Composer. Homepage/web development,  Adobe Deluxe
Photo Shop 5.0, Microsoft Publisher 98, File Manager.

Career Development Center, Renton WA
Internet/www & Microsoft: Windows 3.1, Word 6.0, Excel. 1996-97

Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA 98225
B.A. in Business/Public Administration, minor in psy. Dec. 1978

Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane, WA
A.A., in Liberal Arts. 1974


Creative, conscientious, analytical, team player, organized.


Alternative medicine, herbs, gym, art, travel, reading, bicycling.

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