Foundation Designer
DPIS Engineering LLC (Tomball, TX) seeks a Foundation Designer to design slab on grade foundations for residential projects; Conduct foundation adjustment monitoring and preparing associated completion reports. Designs foundations for load-bearing structures or structural elements.

Determines cause of structural failures, damages, and defects through site investigations. Familiarity with code compliance in re-enforced concrete, steel and timber designs. Conduct forensic foundation assessments. Responsible for planning and conducting independent work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection, application and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.

Devises new approaches to problems, and prepares or modifies reports, specifications, calculations, charts and graphs, and monitors work for compliance with IRC, IBC, ACI, PTI, NDS and BRAB design standards. Design 3D models and design finite analysis of basement and retaining walls using ADAPT software; perform load checks for required extra footing in heavy designs for 2 story custom homes/multi-story townhomes.

Requires Master’s Degree in Engineering and 1 year of relevant work experience.

Send resumes to DPIS Engineering, LLC, Attn: Tim Lipasek, 1600 East Hufsmith Road, Tomball, TX 77375.