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Robust competence assessment for job assignment

Guillaume, Romain and Houé Ngouna, Raymond and Grabot, Bernard Robust competence assessment for job assignment. (2014) European Journal of Operational Research, 238 (2). 630-644. ISSN 0377-2217

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejor.2014.04.022

Abstract

Allocating the right person to a task or job is a key issue for improving quality and performance of achievements, usually addressed using the concept of ‘‘competences’’. Nevertheless, providing an accu- rate assessment of the competences of an individual may be in practice a difficult task. We suggest in this paper to model the uncertainty on the competences possessed by a person using a possibility distribu- tion, and the imprecision on the competences required for a task using a fuzzy constraint, taking into account the possible interactions between competences using a Choquet integral. As a difference with comparable approaches, we then suggest to perform the allocation of persons to jobs using a robust opti- misation approach, allowing to minimise the risk taken by the decision maker. We first apply this frame- work to the problem of selecting a candidate within n for a job, then extend the method to the problem of selecting c candidates for j jobs using the leximin criterion.

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Audience (journal):International peer-reviewed journal
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Institution:French research institutions > Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique - CNRS (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse - INPT (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier - UPS (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Université Toulouse - Jean Jaurès - UT2J (FRANCE)
Université de Toulouse > Université Toulouse 1 Capitole - UT1 (FRANCE)
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Deposited By: Raymond Houe Ngouna
Deposited On:26 Jun 2018 14:26

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