5S - Factory Audit Checklist

5S is a system which encourages putting everything where it belongs and maintaining the workplace clean. Each S represents one part of a five-step process that is Sort, Set in order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain. By firmly adapting 5S principles productivity can be increased and thus increase the profits for the company. The 5S factory audit checklist should be used to promote safety and effective orderliness in the factory.

Is everyone wearing gloves?
Inspection area
Area Id
Is the hand wash area clean?
Does the area have soap and single-use napkins?
Is sanitizing solution available in all areas?
Is sanitizer concentration as per the need?
Is hand sanitizer stocked up?
Is hand wash direction displayed?
Is hand washed properly?
Are employees wearing a hair covering caps?
Is the hand wash sink used for washing hands?
Are nails trimmed and clean?
Are employees wearing minimal accessories or jewelry?
Are employees eating and drinking in the work area?
Are employees wearing a proper uniforms?
Are employees covering their faces while sneezing or coughing?
Are all wearing proper PPE?
Are injuries properly bandaged?
Are proper industry shoes worn?
Are eye protections worn if necessary?
Are industry gloves worn when dealing with heavy items?
Sign off
Employee interviewed
Supervisor of the unit -name
Supervisor of the unit -signature

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