Priority sequencing, Operation Management

Priority Sequencing

In sequencing jobs on machines on one the process time of each job and their due dates of delivery are required. A priority rule is then decided upon in order to sequence the various jobs accordingly.

Choosing the Right Sequencing Rule

 The various criteria for choosing the right sequencing are as follows:

  • Setup  costs
  • In process inventory  costs
  • Idle  time
  • Number  or percent of  job that  are  late
  • Average  time  job are  late
  • Standard deviation of time  jobs  are late
  • Average number  of jobs waiting in the queue.
  • Average time to complete a job
  • Standard deviation of  time  to complete a job.
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