High levels of quality are important to accomplish Company business objectives. Quality, a source of competitive benefit, should stay a symbol of HidroDeta products and services. High quality is not an additional value – it is an important elemantary necessity. Each employee in all organizational units is responsible for guaranteeing that their work processes are effective and continually getting better.
Standardization is an activity that gives help to solve problems in various situations. Generally, the activity constitudes the process of establishing and implementing standards. Thus, standards are the perfect result of a standardization activity and inside the context of quality systems consist of quality documents or documents related to the quality system.
Ultimately, everyone in an institution is responsible for the quality of its products and services. Organization can best achieve its business objectives by establishing and managing robust quality systems with their integral quality documents including standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) is a process document that describes in detail the way that an employee should perform a given operation. SOPs involve the purpose of the operation, the equipment and materials required, how to perform the set-up and operations required for the process, how to perform the maintenance and shutdown operations carried out by the worker, a description of safety issues, trouble-shooting, a list of spare parts and where to find them, illustrations, and checklists. The SOP is one of many process documents which is needed for consistent operation of a given process, with other documents involving process flow charts, material specifications, and so forth.