Accession Number:

ADA470015

Title:

Matching Sailors to Positions Based on Skill

Descriptive Note:

Technical note Jun 2005-May 2007

Corporate Author:

NAVY PERSONNEL RESEARCH STUDIES AND TECHNOLOGY MILLINGTON TN

Report Date:

2007-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

This report provides analysis of alternative approaches for matching Sailors skill characteristics to position requirements. Factors such as pay band, job type, required knowledge, skill, and abilities or pay grade, rating, Navy Enlisted Classifications NECs are used as the basis for matching. By varying the weighting of these individual factors, alternative algorithms are developed. The results of matching usisng these algorithms have been evaluated by technical experts. Recommended algorithms were developed.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE