Data Tech, Inc – (Operations Management Course)
write a 3-5 page paper in which you:
1. Determine whether Jeff should give greater priority to a smaller facility with possibility of expansion or more into a larger facility immediately.
2. Determine weights for the two (2) capacity factors based on your finding above and discuss how you concluded these were appropriate weights.
3. Once you have selected the factors for the two (2) capacity alternatives, use factor rating to select a new location for Data Tech.
4. Determine how your factor analysis would be different if you had selected a different capacity alternative.
5. Include three (3) external peer-reviewed sources to support your position.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
? Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
? Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student?s name, the professor?s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
? Analyze the key concepts related to capacity planning and facility location.
? Develop an appropriate level, chase, or hybrid aggregate plan to maintain a competitive advantage.
? Use technology and information resources to research issues in operations management.
? Write clearly and concisely about operations management using proper writing mechanics.