Work Measurement Technique is a method used to describe the systematic application of industrial engineering techniques to establish the work content and time it should take to complete a task or series of tasks.
Work measurement is a productivity improvement tool. Before improvements can be made, the current productivity level of an organization must be measured. This measurement is then used as a baseline to determine if improvement projects have resulted in genuine improvement.
Work measurement techniques helps to uncover non-value added areas of waste, inconsistency, and non-standardization that exist in the workplace. Work measurement techniques uncover ways to make work easier, and to produce products or services more quickly and economically.
Anyone interested in learning an efficient and widely accepted work measurement system. Anyone requiring a sound understanding of Time Standards and there impact in the workplace.