Metrology & Calibration Program Manager
Tracked and accounted for over 1,100 individual items of test equipment valued at over $10,000,000. Inventoried every 6 months.
Managed Tool Control and Metrology and Calibration program. Scheduled and supported periodic calibration for 9 work centers.
Facilitated maintenance by overseeing all shops' calibration requirements. Identified and provided substitute test equipment from another department to support priority maintenance. Reduced maintenance turn-around time by 30 percent.
Teamed with Logistics shop to pick up and deliver Test and Diagnostic Equipment to geographically separated units. Saved the Navy $10,000 in delivery costs.
PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT IN THE SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE OF HER DUTIES WHILE SERVING AS AVIATION METROLOGY AND CALIBRATION PROGRAM MANAGER, AIRCRAFT INTERMEDIATE MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT, GUAM FROM 14 AUGUST TO 15 SEPTEMBER 2018. PRETTY OFFICER MICHIGAN PERFORMED HER DEMANDING DUTIES IN AN EXEMPLARY AND HIGHLY PROFESSIONAL MANNER. DISPLAYING EXCEPTIONAL ACCOUNTING SKILLS, SHE AGGRESSIVELY MANAGED 734 CALIBRATION ASSETS VALUED AT MORE THAN 3 MILLION DOLLARS. HER DILIGENT EFFORTS IMPROVED MAINTENANCE ACCURACY, RAISED CALIBRATION READINESS TO 96 PERCENT, AND EARNED AN OVERALL GRADE OF "ON TRACK" DURING THE 2018 COMMANDER, NAVAL AIR FORCES AVIATION MAINTENANCE INSPECTION. IN ADDITION, SHE WAS RECOGNIZED BY THE INSPECTION TEAM FOR OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE AND TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE DURING A SERIES OF CRITICAL MAINTENANCE PRACTICAL EVALUATIONS. BY HER PERSONAL INITIATIVE AND LOYAL DEVOTION TO DUTY, PETTY OFFICER MICHIGAN REFLECTED CREDIT UPON HERSELF AND UPHELD THE HIGHEST TRADITIONS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVAL SERVICE.