Stephen Codington

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Stephen Codington

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AWARDS AND HONORS-Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (2), Navy Unit Commendation, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Navy and Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal (5), Navy and Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal, National Defense Service Medal (2), Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal (4), Southwest Asia Service Medal (with Bronze Star), Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal (2), Humanitarian Service Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (6), Nato Medal (2), Kuwait Liberation Medal (Kuwait), Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist, Letter of Commendation (2)

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Military Qualifications and Courses:Basic Military Training - July 1987Navy Customer Service Manual - July 1991Corrections Specialist - November 1997Navy Counselor - January 1999First Line Leadership Development Program - January 2000Achieving Success Trough People (National Restaurant Association) - June 1994 Vehicle qualifications - Van/Sedan - 15 passengerPickup/Blazer - 1 1/4 tonPump Truck - 2000 gallonFork Lift - 6 tonTruck Stake/Cargo - 15 tonHMMWV (Hum-V) - All Models

Special Training:

Mississippi Firearms Permit (Concealed Carry)DHS/FPS Basic Security Guard Training CourseDHS/FPS Basic Firearms Training CourseDefensive Tactics/Baton Tactics Training CourseX-Ray and Magnetometer Training CourseCPR/AED Adult, Child and Infant CPRStandard First Aid

Work History

Work History
Feb 2011 - Aug 2013

Checker / Loader

International Paper

Responsible for all activities associated with safely operating and caring for the forklift in a safe manner.  - Complete and document a forklift inspection form at start of shift, turn in work orders to supervisor for needed repairs. - Maintain conveyor assigned to utilize the machine for optimizing capacity and speed. - Load all orders neatly and at full capacity to ship on time. - Ensure all loads are properly tagged and the correct dunnage applied for minimum damage. - Maintain neat, orderly, and safe stacks of stock in storage areas. - Assist other checker/loaders when necessary to meet shipping demands. - Complete necessary paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. - Maintain accurate location of stock in storage areas by paperwork and computer. - Scan all loads properly to the scheduled truck or storage bay. - Adheres to daily production schedule. Make recommendations for optimizing the schedule to meet cost, quality, delivery and service goals.- Quarterly inventories of floor stock with a 97% or above validity.

Sep 2008 - Nov 2010

Security Officer

Security Consultants Group

Armed Security Officer providing maximum security aimed at the protection of personnel, resources, and property at five FEMA TSA sites. Responsible for controlling access and egress of personnel and property to facilities. Promote the repression of criminal activity, regulation of traffic and personal conduct, safety and security of government and civilian personnel and property, and perform other designated services to the public. Observe, inspect and investigate circumstances or individuals which appear unusual and suspicious. Respond to emergency situations, alarms, and disorders and report to appropriate authority. Maintain law and order, protect life, property, and the civil rights of individuals. Deter crime by maintaining a visible presence. Liaison with local constabulary in matters concerning criminal activity. Quell disturbances within FEMA facilities. Vigilantly scrutinize and take proper action to all conditions relating to the fostering of crime. Assistant Lead Officer responsible for the supervising of officers and schedule changes when lead officer is unavailable. Upkeep of security logs and filing of various reports when appropriate.-

Sep 1997 - Aug 2008

Owner / Operator

Codington Siding

Managed own construction company consisting of additions and remodeling. Experienced in; framing, roofing, plumbing, installation of; siding, soffit, fascia, electrical, drywall, molding and trim, windows, doors, fencing, decks, and storage sheds. Responsible for; quality of work, customer satisfaction, adherence to safety procedures and OSHA standards, supervision of workers, assigning work assignments, job scheduling and inspecting, material management, and management of any independent contractor workforce. Writing of proposals and contracts through hot and cold sales.

Jul 1987 - Jul 2007

Culinary Specialist First Class (E-6)

U.S. Navy

Operate and manage Navy messes and living quarters to accommodate Naval personnel. Assist supply officer in ordering and stowage of subsistence items, maintain records of financial transactions and submit required reports, maintain and manage quarters afloat and ashore. Establish work schedules, provide training opportunities, initiate performance evaluations and counseling, assist in maintaining cost control procedures and the ordering , maintenance, and rotation of stock.Warehouse/Cargo Supervisor :Supervise and coordinate activities of subordinates engaged in receiving, storing, inventorying, issuing, and transporting of perishable and semi-perishable items to the food service establishments. Plan layout of warehouse and other storage areas considering usage, size, weight, and related factors of items stored. Maintain records of maximum/minimum stock levels, on-hand stock, items received, and items dispersed. Advise subordinates on proper care and handling of items received, stored, and dispersed. Determine work procedures, prepare schedules, assign duties, expedite work flow, and examine work for accuracy, neatness, and conformance to procedures.Correctional Custody Specialist Ashore : Performing specialized correctional duties at Naval places of confinement including responsibility for the security, control, supervision, support, health, and care of prisoners and awardees. Security operations of sally ports, control centers, cell blocks, dormitories, and perimeter security posts. Supervising the movement of awardees/ detainees/prisoners within and outside places of confinement. Perform such other duties consisting of shakedowns, strip and frisk searches, escorting, tool and key control, disaster fire control, and riot control.Other Job Assignments: Bakeshop Supervisor, Assistant Watch Captain, Bachelor Enlisted Quarters Supervisor Collateral Duties: Training Petty Officer, Section Career Counsel

Education

Education
Sep 1974 - Jun 1987

Diploma

ChenangoForks High School
Sep 1985 - Jun 1987

Certificate of Completion

Leslie F. Destin Educational Center

References

References

Walter Wormser

Terry Pierce