Week 5 Assignment

Job Analysis and Job Description


Go to YouTube and search for a full episode of “Undercover Boss.” Imagine you are the CEO of the company in the selected episode.


Write a 2–3 page paper in which you:

  • Compare two job positions from the episode.
  • Perform a job analysis of each position.
  • Describe your method of collecting the information for the job analysis.
    • For example: one-on-one, interview, survey, et cetera.
  • Create a job description for one of the jobs you analyzed.
  • Justify your belief that the job analysis and job description are in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Use at least three high-quality academic resources in this assignment. Consider beginning with your course textbook and quality sources that can be found in the Strayer Library.

Note: Wikipedia does not qualify as an academic resource.

This course requires the use of Strayer Writing Standards. For assistance and information, please refer to the Strayer Writing Standards link in the left-hand menu of your course. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.

The specific course learning outcome associated with this assignment is:

  • Create a job description in compliance with state and federal regulations.