Thomas Schwartze

Co-Department Chair/Instructor


Welding Technology

Phone: 573-897-5292


B.S., Lincoln University

Employed since 2009


American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welder in shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding & flux cored arc welding; OSHA certified in rough terrain forklifts and powered industrial trucks; trained in aerial work platforms; Qualified Signaler & Rigger under OSHA CFR 1926Subpart CC. for Cranes & Derricks Rule

Industry Experience:

15 Years in industrial sheet metal


Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Education; Graduate Sheet Metal Journeyman

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