She was working in engineering during Dr. Leah Brahms' visit in 2367. She assisted Brahms in collating a list of modifications that Geordi La Forge made to the Enterprise's engines. She also helped her find a file on the original specifications, which included the holographic program that La Forge had made that incorporated Brahms' personality profile. (TNG: "Booby Trap") When Brahms left to run the program, La Forge came later and Pavlik informed him where she was.
She later assisted in the attempt to get rid of a spaceborne organism known as "Junior" that had attached itself to the ship. She monitored the power drop as La Forge attempted to decompress the shuttlebay to force it off. Riker ordered her to shut down the engines rather than allow the auto-shutdown to enact. (TNG: "Galaxy's Child")