Organization of Work: Job Diagnostic Survey
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Job Diagnostic Survey
ID = 110
- Job content
- Job control
Occupation and Sector Specificity
Name and Size of Work Organization and/or Workplace Psychosocial Measures
Autonomy (4 items)
Feedback from the job itself (6 items)
Skill variety (4 items)
Task identity (3 items)
Task significance (3 items)
Other Content Areas Included in the Instrument
Developmental Status of the Instrument
Instrument used widely; well-defined properties.
Reliability and Validity Information (or Relevant Citation)
Reliability: Coefficient alpha: 0.80 to 0.89.
Validity: Correlated with job satisfaction.
Grandey AA, Fisk GM, Steiner DD (2005) Must “service with a smile” be stressful? The moderating role of personal control for American and French employees. Journal of Applied Psychology, 90: 893-904.
Accessibility of the Instrument
Where to Obtain a Copy of the Instrument
Capital Works, LLC; 228 Main Street; Williamstown, MA 01267-2641; 888-522-6475