Thomas SCHAEPSMEYER M.Eng., E.I.T.

Civil Engineer In Training

 

Professional Experience

Thomas is a graduate of a Masters of Civil Engineering specialized in Water Resources, from the University of Toronto and is currently an EIT working towards his P.Eng. Thomas currently operates primarily as a field engineer performing emergency response work for flooding and erosion issues, supporting drainage development projects in municipal and mine settings, and greenfield development for recreation sites. He is well adapted in construction contract administration and working alongside construction contractors effectively and efficiently.
 
Prior to working at SweetTech, Thomas worked at the City of Calgary in their River Engineering group and was involved with flood/drought forecasting and operations.

Select Project Experience

 
CNRL Horizon Basal Pipeline Operations, AB, 2019 – Engineer performing hydrotechnical calculations and assessments, cost estimates, and construction support for design and construction of a new basal water pipeline.
 
Cotillion Campground and River Access Rehabilitation, Saddle Hills County, AB, 2019 – Field engineer performing assessments, preliminary and detailed design, and regulatory support for campground expansion and river access rehabilitation.
 
Barrier Dam Day Use, Alberta Parks, AB, 2018 - 2019 – Field engineer performing construction inspection, field engineering, and support for trails and facility upgrades. Performed hydraulic and hydrological analysis, tender preparation, estimate of quantities, and construction inspection.
 
Carrot Creek Tower Road, Contour Earthmoving, AB, 2019  – Field engineer performing environmental/ESC inspections, and construction support during construction of a gravel road and a temporary watercourse diversion in an environmentally sensitive area.
 
Pipeline Road Mine, Lehigh Hanson, BC, 2018-2019 – Field engineer performing construction inspection, field engineering, and support for emergency flood and erosion repair work. Performed hydraulic analysis, developed construction execution plans, procurement support, estimates of quantities, drilling, and soil logging during repair works.
 
Gabion Hydraulic Drop Structure, Tourmaline Oil, BC, 2018 – Field engineer performing construction inspection and monitoring for the construction of a hydraulic drop structure. Performed hydraulic and hydrological analysis, estimates of quantities, and as-built drawings for the constructed structure.
 
Fording River Care of Water Management Plans, Graham Construction, BC, 2018 – Field engineer performing environmental monitoring and developing care of water plans for Graham to ensure Teck’s regulatory requirements were met during construction. Performed hydrological analysis, field investigations, and development of field monitoring program.
 
Milner CBP Landform, Drainage, and Closure Plans, Maxim Power, AB, 2018 – Hydrological assessment and hydraulic analysis for pond system and proposed ditches for conceptual drainage plans. A field investigation and technical memo were prepared for the project. 

 
Education
  • 2017 - M.Eng., Civil Engineering;                                                  University of Toronto
  • 2015 - B. Sc., Mechanical Engineering;                                     University of Toronto
Experience
  • Civil Engineer E.I.T., 2018 - Present                                          SweetTech Engineering Consultants 
  • River Engineering Intern 2017                                                                   City of Calgary
  • Quality Assurance Intern 2013, 2014                                                Husky Energy Inc. 
Affiliations
  • Member, E.I.T. Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)

Years of Experience
  • 3

Certifications
  • CSTS
  • First aid & CPR lvl C