Meet the Garber Metrology Staff: Melanie Mays

Name:  Melanie Ann Mays

Birthday:  3/17

Hometown:  Robesonia, PA

Title/Position:  Calibration Assistant

Number of years with current company:  1

What do you do in your position?  Receive and ship most of the UPS for calibration department, proff read certificates, and get the next day delivery together, preparing customer pick-up orders, and helping them on the phone.

What interested you originally to do the work that you do?  I started praying fot the job the Lord wanted me to have and here I am.

What is your favorite part of the work you do?  Listening to the technicians harass each other.  It’s always a lot of fun!

What is your favorite experience you had with a client or your favorite achievement is servicing a client?  Our open houses are a blast!

What are your favorite things to do when you’re not working?  Reading, Cooking, Singing

What is your favorite childhood memory?  Summer vacations spent floating down Pine Creek in inner-tubes, over rapids; campfires and camping.

What is your favorite food?  The Barefoot Contessa’s Old-Fashionbed Potato Salad

What is your favorite beverage?  Frostie Root Beer

What are your 3 favorite movies?  Second-Hand Lions, Goonies, Sweet Home Alabama

What are your 3 favorite bands?  Mercy Me, Watermark, Casting Crowns

What was your first concert?  Audio Adrenaline at Acquire the Fire, Baltimore MD, as a youth leader

What are your 3 favorite restaurants?  Sapore’ in Lehighton, Longhorn Steakhouse, Chick-fil-A

Have you ever wanted to throw a calibration weight through a wall?  No, although I’ve had angry thoughts about the seal-peal machine!