BACs Good Practices

Best Practice by Mamponteng

Stephen Metal and Aluminum Works Co. Ltd was established in 2003 by the founder Mr. Stephen Boadu. The company is located at Meduma in the Kwabre East District. The enterprise is into Aluminum and Metals works and has a workforce of Eighteen (18). The enterprise manufacture products like rolling gate, passiguard, burglar proof, balisters, fence wall gate, barb-wires, polytank stand and aluminum gates.

The following were some of the activities actually implemented during the 9-week OJT.
Proper records keeping
5S (Five S) activities
Production Schedule and Visualization
Safety devices by workers
Multi skilled workers table
Vision and Mission statement

Proper records keeping
As part of our implemented activities, a proper record keeping was introduced to the owner. He was introduced to the basic way of keeping records of his activities.

5S committee and the activities implemented
The 5S committee was set up to implement the 5S activities. The recommended areas were identified and the 5S activity carried out accordingly.

Workers’ safety
The safety gadgets were available but the workers were not using them. Upon the advice of the project team they have started using these safety gadgets.

Multi skilled worker
The skilled table was prepared and displayed at the work area for the workers to know their skills and improve on them.

Mission and Vision Statement
The enterprise mission and vision was not documented but with the help the project it is now documented and displayed at the work area.

Preparation of a Job Card
A job card was prepared for the enterprise to be kept at the factory office. It is prepared for each product to help in easy identification of a product.

Some recommendations were also made to the enterprise to help improve its activities.

Below are pictures of some 5S activities that were carried out during the project

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