Nature of Jobs and Work

Nature of Jobs and Work - Nature of Jobs and Work Dividing...

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Nature of Jobs and Work Dividing Work into Jobs -Work o Effort directed toward producing or accomplishing results. -Job o A grouping of tasks, duties, and responsibilities that constitutes the total work assignment for a person Job Design/Re-Design o Organizing tasks, duties, and responsibilities into a productive unit fo work Person/Job Fit o Matching characteristics of people with characteristics of jobs Job Design Impacts Performance Job Satisfaction Physical and Mental Health The Nature of Job Analysis Job Analysis o A symmetric way of gathering and analyzing information about the content, context, and the human requirements of jobs Work activities and behaviors Interactions with others Performance standards Financial and budgeting impact Machines and equipment used Working conditions Supervision given and received Knowledge, skills, and abilities needed Legal Aspects of Job Analysis Job Analysis and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
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