a generalized, ordered job analysis survey which examines the kind and degree of work actions necessitates by a job, instead of the jobs or technologies engaged. It contains 194 items ordered in six sectors: data input- cognitive procedures engaged- unions with other people- job framework- work output- and other characteristics.

POSITION ANALYSIS QUESTIONNAIRE (PAQ): "The position analysis questionnaire was cultivated by Robert C. Mecham, in addition to two American industrial and organizational psychologists by the names of Paul R. Jeanneret and Ernest I. McCormick."