Metallurgical & Materials Engineer
Aaron graduated from the University of Missouri – Rolla (now the Missouri University of Science and Technology) in 2000 with a Metallurgical Engineering degree and is a registered Professional Engineer in several states. He worked for nine years at a heavy equipment manufacturer in a number of positions including: failure analysis engineer, supply quality engineer for forgings, metallurgical laboratory manager, and process engineering manager for a hose coupling facility.
Aaron has also worked as a market development engineer for a producer of specialty nickel and stainless steels alloys, and at an engineering firm where he was a metallurgical and forensics engineering consultant. Just prior to joining Schaefer Engineering, he spent four years as the technical services manager for a primary producer of copper and brass alloys. Aaron is a 6 Sigma Blackbelt and is a member of ASM International, NACE International, NFPA, and IAAI.