job analysis

job analysis
A detailed study of a particular job, the tools and equipment needed to do it, and its relation to other jobs in an organization. The analysis should also provide the information needed to say how the job should best be done and the qualifications, experience, or aptitudes of the person best suited to doing it. Data is usually collected by questioning those already doing or supervising the job and is subjected to various forms of interpretation by a job analyst. Accurate job analysis is crucial to effective job evaluation, employee evaluation, and personnel selection See also job description; job dimensions

Big dictionary of business and management. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Job analysis — refers to various methodologies for analyzing the requirements of a job. PurposeThe general purpose of job analysis is to document the requirements of a job and the work performed. Job and task analysis is performed as a preliminary to successive …   Wikipedia

  • job analysis — ➔ analysis * * * job analysis UK US noun [C or U] HR ► a detailed examination of the tasks involved in a particular job and the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to do it: »job analysis methods/techniques …   Financial and business terms

  • job analysis — ☆ job analysis n. a study of a specific job, or of all jobs, in an enterprise with respect to operations involved, working conditions, qualifications required, etc …   English World dictionary

  • job analysis — noun : determination of the precise characteristics of a job or position through detailed observation and critical examination of the sequential activities, facilities required, conditions of work, and the qualifications needed in a worker… …   Useful english dictionary

  • job analysis — a detailed study of the requirements necessary to complete a job, taking into consideration chiefly the order of operation, material and machinery needed, and the necessary qualifications of workers. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • job analysis — / dʒɒb əˌnæləsɪs/ noun a detailed examination and report on the duties involved in a job …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Functional job analysis — (FJA) is a method of job analysis that was developed by the Employment and Training Administration of the United States Department of Labor. FJA produces standardized occupational information specific to the performance of the work and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Job Safety Analysis — is one of the safety management tools that can be used to define and control the hazards associated with a a certain process, job or procedure. Job Safety Analysis is a term used interchangeably with Job Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment. The… …   Wikipedia

  • analysis — a‧nal‧y‧sis [əˈnælss] noun analyses PLURALFORM [ siːz] [countable, uncountable] 1. a careful examination of something in order to understand it better: • The researchers carried out a detailed analysis of recent trends in share prices. •… …   Financial and business terms

  • Job evaluation — is the process of systematically determining a relative value of jobs in an organisation. In all cases the idea is to evaluate the job, not the person doing it.Evaluation typesJob Ranking is the most simple form. Basically you just order the jobs …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”