OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

SELECT ANY PRODUCTION OR RETAIL OPERATION:

PROJECT EXPECTATIONS

1. FOR YOUR SELECTED OPERATION, DESCRIBE THE FOLLOWING:

? ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE

? OPERATIONS STRATEGY (STRATEGIC PLAN)

? LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT ROLES

? PROCESS FLOW/FACILITY LAYOUT

? WORK SYSTEM/JOB DESIGN

? QUALITY CONTROL METHODS

? FORECASTING METHODS

? CAPACITY PLANNING PROCESS

? MATERIAL REQUIREMENTS PLANNING PROCESS

? AGGREGATE PLANNING PROCESS

? INVENTORY CONTROL

? OPERATIONS SCHEDULING

2. SELECT AN EXISTING OPERATIONAL PROBLEM. DEFINE, ANALIZE, AND RECOMMEND A SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEM.

3. DEVELOP A BUSINESS RECOMMENDATION/PROPOSAL BASED ON THE RESULTS OF ANALYSIS OF THE OPERATIONAL PROBLEM YOU SELECTED TO WORK ON.