Identification and Measurement of Best Practice in Implementation of Lean Operation
SAE J4000 is a tool to identify and measure best practice in the implementation of lean operation in a manufacturing organization. Implementation of lean operation is defined as the process of eliminating waste exhibited in an organization’s value stream. Best practice in this process is Level 3 conduct as described in the standard’s component statements. A description of the levels of implementation is:
A procedure for evaluation and scoring of each component will be included in the SAE J4001 Implementation of Lean Operation User Manual.
After review, this document is being reaffirmed as no changes are needed to the document at this time. Document ownership has transferred to the Automotive Quality and Process Improvement Committee.