Q3. What form do you submit to your detailer to let
him/her know what duty station you want?
Q4. List the kind of information found on the
Enlisted Duty Preference Form.
ENLISTED EVALUATION REPORT
AND COUNSELING RECORD
Learning Objectives: When you finish this chapter,
you will be able to
R e c o g n i z e t h e p u r p o s e o f t h e e n l i s t e d
performance evaluation system.
Identify the traits to be evaluated.
The Enlisted Evaluation Report and Counseling
R e c o r d i s u s e d t o d o c u m e n t a n i n d iv i d u a l s
qualifications, performance, conduct, and eligibility for
increased responsibility. The Evaluation Report and
Counseling Record is the most significant personnel
management tool in your service record. It is used
primarily by BUPERS to make advancement-in-rate
and assignment decisions. It may also be used for the
To determine eligibility for Good Conduct
To determine the type of discharge
A s a b a s i s f o r s e l e c t i n g m e m b e r s f o r
For continuation of service
For appointment to commissioned status
For assignment to special duties
For special educational programs
The Evaluation Report and Counseling Record is
very important. Both the command and you, the
individual Sailor, need to pay attention to it.
DEVELOPMENT AND REVIEW
All Sailors need to submit information they believe
should be included in their evaluation to their reporting
senior. Types of information you may submit include
but are not limited to
Off-duty educational achievements
Completed correspondence courses
Also, you have the right to review your own
evaluation before final disposition is made. You need to
take an active role in developing and reviewing your
evaluation. Your career and your future depend on it.
TRAITS TO BE EVALUATED
The reporting senior compares your performance
against others of the same rate and rating as yourself.
When you arent assigned duties of your rate or rating,
comparison is made against others of the same paygrade
who are performing similar duties. The reporting senior
will make a concerted effort to evaluate you objectively
in each trait. Each trait is assigned a numerical value and
there are meanings as follows:
5.0Greatly Exceeds Standards
Some of the traits you may be evaluated on are
professional knowledge, quality of work, equal