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Standardized Work Job Instruction Sheet

12/6/2012

The job instruction sheet is used to train new operations. It lists the steps of the job, detailing any special knack that may be required to perform the job saefly with utmost quality and efficiency. It can also be useful for experienced operators to reconfirm the right operations.

The job instruction sheet is one of three basic forms for creating standardized work, along with the standardized work chart and standardized work combination table. The purpose of standardized work, according to Kaizen Express from which this form is taken, is to provide a basis for continuous improvement through kaizen.

Kaizen Express

Kaizen ExpressKaizen Express, from which this example is taken, is a concise, precise illustrated guide to the fundamentals of the Toyota Production System and how to implement them. It is ideal for individuals or teams starting a lean transformation or in need of a quick refresher on the fundamental concepts of lean manufacturing.

 

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Kaizen Express

Standardized Work: The Foundation for Kaizen
Mike Kobashi; Sammy Obara; Mark Reich; Art Smalley
Kaizen Express
Toshiko Narusawa and John Shook