Karim Sobrevilla

Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement Engineer

Sector: Education Management

Member Since, July 7, 2023

Open To Work

  • I am open to relocating to
  • I am open to working remotely Yes
  • I am open to being contacted by employers and recruiters Yes

About Me

– Experience in Human Resources Internal Consulting in the Education Sector

– Experience in Quality and Manufacturing areas.

– Extensive experience in the Transportation industry, both urban and freight.

– Business Consulting
– Continuous Improvement
– Business Development
– Strategic Planning
– Transportation
– Project Management
– Operations
– Production
– Manufacturing
– Management


  • Master in Marketing, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (2012 - 2014) EGADE Business School

  • B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering (2006 - 2011) Tecnológico de Monterrey

    Activities and societies: Member of Industrial Engineering Student Society (SAIIS) 2006-2009, Sponsorship Coordinator at 10 Industrial Forum 2008, Modalidad de Experiencia Profesional (MEP), Industrial Congress 2007, 2008, 2009 (Logistics, Marketing, Tours in companies from the Monterrey metropolitan area) GPA: 92/100

  • Industrial Engineer, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (2010 - 2010) Arizona State University

    Project: Routing Delivery CEMEX México My partner and I researched the process of delivering cement orders in one of the biggest companies in the world. We used DMAIC methodology to make the process more efficient. We ran tests, measured times and did research on the entire system, then we processed the information using statistical tools like Paretos, control charts, histograms, design of experiments, ANOVAs and other tools. DMAIC Methodology Statistical Tools Quality Tools Implementation of Six Sigma

  • B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, Engineering Project Management (2009 - 2009) University of Technology Sydney

    Activities and societies: Played for the UTS Soccer Team Academic Exchange in Sydney, Australia (Jan-July 2009) GPA: 4.0/4.0 (High Distinction)

Work & Experience

  • Tramec Sloan, LLC (2021 - Present ) Manufacturing Engineer

    Lead the SPARK Continuous Improvement program across the different areas of the company to make an efficient use of time and resources Manage Cost Savings projects Implement new Lean Manufacturing tools

  • Grupo Transportes Monterrey (2018 - 2021 ) Technology & Maintenance Manager

    • Scheduling preventive and corrective maintenance +3k tractor units & +6k trailer units • Transport and maintenance tests execution • Telematics systems testing & implementation (Kenworth Truck Tech+, Michelin Sascar, etc) • New technologies evaluation, testing and implementation (Bendix Wingman Fusion, Grote Guardian) • Cost per mile reductions • Introduction of a fleet of +100 CNG Fueled Tractor Trucks and construction of the first two Freight Transportation CNG Stations in Mexico, generating savings of USD 10 million per year in fuel costs versus diesel operations • KPI´s and reports

  • Grupo Transregio (2014 - 2018 ) International Purchaser

    • Inventory control (stock in / stock out / stock transfer) • Requirements Analysis Reports • Quotation & purchase of materials (heavy duty / aftermarket) • Achievements: Development of new suppliers and materials, cost reduction of materials and improving the delivery cycle time

  • Tecnológico de Monterrey (2012 - 2014 ) Project Manager

    1.- Reengineering of the Human Resources area. 2.- Implementation of SAP HR / Human Capital Management (HCM) Module. Including the following processes: - Employee administration - Personnel time management and evaluation - Organizational Management - Benefits management - Payroll calculation - Talent Management - Recruiting - Career management - Succession management - Enterprise Learning - Employee performance management - Compensation management

  • Vitro Packaging (2011 - 2011 ) Technical Service Engineering Intern

    Gave solutions to quality related customer complaints. Numerically measured defects presented in containers and bottles with laboratory equipment and developed corrective actions reports.

  • Carrier Corporation (2010 - 2010 ) Quality (Engineering) Intern

    Managed quality metrics for optimizing new projects.