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Ellie Russell
XX XXXXXX XXX, Preston, CT 06365
Professional Summary:

Motivated, energetic and professional. Excellent Communication and Decision Making skills. Strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

  • Public Safety and Security
  • Transportation
  • Operation Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Repairing
  • Coordination
Correction Officer Jan 1997Jun 2012 State of Ct. Dept. of Corrections Uncasville, Ct
  • Maintain order, discipline, and security within assigned areas in accordance with relevant rules, regulations, policies, and laws.
  • Take, receive, or check periodic inmate counts.
  • Maintain knowledge of, comply with, and enforce all institutional policies, rules, procedures, and regulations.
  • Respond to emergencies, such as escapes.
  • Restrain, secure, or control offenders, using chemical agents, firearms, or other weapons of force as necessary.
  • Resolve problems between inmates.
  • Supervise or perform searches of inmates or their quarters to locate contraband items.
  • Complete administrative paperwork or supervise the preparation or maintenance of records, forms, or reports.
  • Carry injured offenders or employees to safety and provide emergency first aid when necessary.
  • Examine incoming or outgoing mail to ensure conformance with regulations.
  • Supervise or provide security for offenders performing tasks, such as construction, maintenance, laundry, food service, or other industrial or agricultural operations.
  • Transfer or transport offenders on foot or by driving vehicles, such as trailers, vans, or buses.
  • Convey correctional officers' or inmates' complaints to superiors.
Petty Officer 1st Class Mar 1976Jan 2003 U.S. Navy / Naval Reserves Newport, RI

U.S. Navy : 03/22/1976 - 03/30/1980 Honorable Discharge

U.S. Naval Reserves :  09/01/1985 - 01/01/2003 Retired

20+ year veteran of the Navy and Reserves retiring as Petty Officer First Class ( Boatswain Mate / Master-at-Arms ).

Specializing in Security, Transportation, Weapons, Camp Site Set-Up / Take-Down.

Combat Coxswain for 27' Assault Craft and 18' Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat.

Supervise all vehicle load outs

Supervise in the training of all personnel in Safety, Security, Weapons, Vehicle Driver Licensing, and First Aid.

Held Military Driver's License for all wheeled vehicles to 15 ton, bus with passenger endorsement, police and emergency vehicle operation and forklift.

Assist in the establishment of Vehicle Convoys.

Assisted  in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom at Westover Air Base, Westover, Ma. as Load Master for aircraft deploying overseas.

Served one deployment overseas in support of Operation Enduring Freedom as Lead Petty Officer for unit deployment, load out, transportation, camp set up and security, weapons handling/armory and training as needed.

Retired in 2003 with an Honorable Discharge.

Machinist Sep 1986Jan 1997 General Dynamics/ Electric Boat Groton, Ct
  • Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or vernier calipers.
  • Machine parts to specifications, using machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto machines.
  • Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers.
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Maintain machine tools in proper operational condition.
  • Study sample parts, blueprints, drawings, or engineering information to determine methods or sequences of operations needed to fabricate products.
  • Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.
  • Check work pieces to ensure that they are properly lubricated or cooled.
  • Diagnose machine tool malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Confer with engineering, supervisory, or manufacturing personnel to exchange technical information.
  • Lay out, measure, and mark metal stock to display placement of cuts.
  • Fit and assemble parts to make or repair machine tools.
  • Set up or operate metalworking, brazing, heat-treating, welding, or cutting equipment.
  • Support metalworking projects from planning and fabrication through assembly, inspection, and testing, using knowledge of machine functions, metal properties and mathematics.
  • Dispose of scrap or waste material in accordance with company policies and environmental regulations.
  • Evaluate machining procedures and recommend changes or modifications for improved efficiency or adaptability.
Cert. of Apprenticeship : Machinist May 1987 General Dynamics / Electric Boat Groton, Ct
Associate of Arts : Criminal Justice / Paralegal Studies May 1985 Elms College Chicopee, Ma
High School Diploma : College Prep. Jun 1976 Norwich Free Acadamy Norwich, Ct
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Previous Companies:

  • State of Ct Dept of Corrections
  • US Navy
  • Naval Reserves

Previous Job Positions:

  • Correction Officer
  • Petty Officer 1st Class
  • Machinist


  • General Dynamics / Electric Boat
  • Elms College
  • Norwich Free Acadamy

Level of Education:

  • Cert. of Apprenticeship
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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