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time study

time study

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) short for time and motion study
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Noun1.time study - an analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and efforttime study - an analysis of a specific job in an effort to find the most efficient method in terms of time and effort
examination, scrutiny - the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
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Tenders are invited for Medicaid Administrative Claiming (mac) Time Study Application
A new partnership between the 60+ Livesafe campaign and the club's Extra Time study support centre, based at Goodison Park, aims to help the fire service promote the importance of fire safety.
In other words, if it is possible to produce parts much more quickly--in one time study on an aluminum steering knuckle, the job required 143 seconds with machining centers and could be done in 45 seconds with three LTC six-spindle machines integrated with a rotary part transfer device--then the investment may be well spent, Benz adds, "Our machines are used where labor costs are high.
Individuals will spend 12 weeks in full time study and three weeks a year at the Cannock head office, where they will learn about the latest product developments.
More specifically, time study on existing projects can be done to capture data for future estimating.
A computer-based time study system was developed for timber harvesting operations.
An initial seven-day time study is performed by the personal care aides assigned to the resident.
A time study confirmed a mean of 25 minutes for this process.
Thus, an increasingly productive worker might not be adequately rewarded for his/her overall high performance if the time study was conducted when he/she was having an "off day".
In support of these claims, we will now 1) describe how we arrive at a time standard for a specific laboratory procedure, 2) compare this effort with the CAP workload recording method, and 3) examine the differences between the MTM-UAS system and time study approaches in general.
75 million contract with the state of Washington to provide consulting services for random moment time study implementation and administrative claiming.