Receive jobs into the shop. When a part is received into the shop, the Operator will receive the part and assign it to a job number within TOPS3. If no job has been created, a temporary job will be assigned. The temporary job will reference the customer name, component and segment.
Plan a job - The Planner generates planning for the shop floor. This will include modifying a plan (add / delete steps), and attaching Inspection Forms and Method Sheets when required. Manage parts - The planner manages the parts as they process through the shop. This can include reassigning parts to other steps or sub plans, scrapping parts, placing parts on hold, or releasing parts which have been previously placed on hold.
Process jobs on the shop floor. Once a job has been received and planning created / approved, the job will be available for processing. The operator will process the parts according to the planning which has been assigned.
The planner will have the capability to create Data Collection Forms from within TOPS3
Allows the planner to select from a list of available reports within TOPS3. These standard reports can be tailored to look at a specific job at a single site or multiple jobs across multiple sites.