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Methods-ed - IE 327 Introduction to Work Design Dr. Andris...

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IE 327 1 IE 327 Introduction to Work Design Dr. Andris Freivalds Class #3
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IE 327 2 METHODS STUDY Systematic recording of existing and proposed ways of doing work in order to simplify the job Improve procedures Improve layout Reduce human fatigue Improve use of materials, machines, labor Improve physical workplace
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IE 327 3 Fig. 2.1 – Steps in Methods Study 1) Select project 2) Get and present data 3) Analyze data 4) Develop ideal method 5) Present and install method 6) Develop job analysis 7) Establish time standards 8) Follow up
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IE 327 4 #1 – Select Project Human factors – Technical factors – Economic factors – Exploratory tools Pareto analysis Gantt chart Fish diagram Job/Worksite Analysis Guide
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IE 327 5 PARETO ANALYSIS (80-20 Rule) Vilfredo Pareto – economist 80% of money held by 20% of people 80% of costs, accidents, injuries, accounted for by 20% of jobs/individuals Concentrate on those 20% Plot in descending order as a cumulative probability distribution ( DesignTools )
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2010 for the course I E 327 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Penn State.

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