Nicolas Cardaci

Industrial Engineer


Young Industrial Engineer with +2 year of Experience in OIl&Gas Industry in Process Improvement Industrial and Supply Chain Areas. 

Proactive attitude, hard-working and commited to improvement. 

Work History

Work History
Jun 2014 - Present

Process Improver & Supply Chain Analyst


First assignment in Process Improvement Area where main tasks done were:

- Analyze and understand the whole production process by applying systematic tools to improve Operational main KPI's (Cycle Time, Utilization, Rejection Rate)

- Lead a Cost Reduction Process by avoiding a non-added value operations together with a team of 5 people. 

- Equipment Investment Analysis 

- Personnel Training 

Second assignment in Supply Chain Area, which involves:

- Participation in S&OP process: Invoicing and future orders forecast, Forecast Accuracy, Plant Load Management

- KPI creation and follow-up: Responsible for the tracking of Order's Compliance and both Work in Process and RFD management control

Main Achievements:

- Reduce up to 50 kUSD/year in pipe rejections for TXP products

- Deploy a tool to keep track of commercial quotations using VBA coding in excel

- Implementation of Automatic Set-up for cutting machines which involved a reduction in Set-up time from 5 min to 3.5 min. (+30% Utilization)

Jan 2014 - Mar 2014

Operations Trainee

Weisz Instrumentos S.A

3 month internship working mainly in Operations & Supply Chain Management. 

Process Improvement activities related to Cost Reduction, Cycle times Optimization and Inventory Management

Main Achievements:

- Deploy different Inventory strategies currently being used by the company.

- Production line cycle time improvement (+ 10%) by analyzing bottlenecks and applying different technical solutions together with Engineering department.



Mar 2009 - Mar 2014

Industrial Engineer

Universidad Nacional de La Plata

GPA 8.95

Main recognizitions: 

- Best Industrial Engineer Student: Year 2014

- Joaquin V. Gonzalez Award given by La Plata City Hall

- CPII (Industrial Engineering Professional Association) award - Best 2014 UNLP Student


Dec 2006 - Present

First Certificate of English

Cambridge University ESOL
Dec 2008 - Present

Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)

Cambridge University ESOL
Dec 2012 - Present

Introduction to Operations Management

Wharton - Unniversity of Pennsylvania



English Proficiency and Mandarin Chinese Beginner

Personal Effectiveness

Project Management and Team Leading

IT Tools

Microsoft Excel & Access