With the new system in place, production line staff decreased from 13 workers per shift to five, but Rack & Riddle claims no jobs were lost In the process as employees were cross-trained
for other positions within the company.
In this case, the platoon's two heavy vehicle operators had cross-trained
and become certified in ammunition handling to fill in for the ammunition specialist.
If the popularity of your product is increasing quickly, you can reallocate cross-trained
employees to help with sales or customer service.
In this study, a cross-trained
nurse is one who is able to perform the job tasks and responsibilities of the 3 areas of the obstetrical unit, including labor, delivery, recovery, and postpartum (please see below for definition).
When multiple machine floor and assembly team members are cross-trained
to use various types of equipment and perform different processes, they gain the flexibility to respond to changes more quickly and efficiently.
Nearly 10 IT managers were cross-trained
to perform the jobs of those senior managers, which enabled the senior managers to work on the project.
I have always expounded the virtues of smaller, leaner organizations and how smaller companies can have a real advantage when their employees are fully cross-trained
. Indeed, bench strength certainly implies significant cross training as well as repetitition within the management and employee ranks of an organization.
However, one of those was attached to a maintenance support team and one was assigned as a platoon sergeant, l was left with one A/C mechanic, one generator mechanic cross-trained
to do A/C work, one engineer equipment mechanic, one quartermaster equipment repairer cross-trained
for MHE, and my equipment maintenance technician to provide support to the entire Regional Command East.
Coverage encompasses workforce operations, including aspects of human learning and forgetting; cross-trained
teams; and applications in call centers, clean rooms, and tandem lines.
During a crisis, an emergency, or even a disaster, a cross-trained
staff does not limit the capabilities of the laboratory.
"At Local 164, our apprentices are cross-trained
in virtually every aspect of today's complex systems," said Dave Milazzo, president and training director.
These positions are often held by cross-trained