Portland Parks & Recreation hired MCE to review the current condition of the wooden canopy supporting beams at Director Park. This project requ...
Portland Parks & Recreation contacted MCE to review the remaining transformers on the light poles since one fell suddenly. The first instructio...
MCE is currently providing structural services for the Chinese Garden to determine if the cracking that is occurring on the existing wood framing m...
Working with large intelligent animals with specific needs provides unique challenges and opportunities. MCE was contacted to improve the new Eleph...
MCE provided structural design for the new chip climbing structure. It was constructed using recycled logs that were donated to the Oregon Zoo. The...
During the second phase of this project MCE provided structural design for two exhibit buildings, two cable-supported aviaries, and one service bui...
Located on the scenic Oregon Coast, this facility offers a unique experience in viewing aquatic plants and animals in a setting that simulates thei...
Structural engineering services for zip line parks often include determining the material type and thickness of the zip line cable, designing the c...

MCE provided the structural engineering for the development and operation

As the structural Engineer of Record for this award-winning LEED-certified community center, MCE performed structural design and construction admin...
MCE provided structural design services for the phased renovation of the existing 32,000 square foot University Park Community Center (rededicat...


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Miller Consulting Engineers (MCE) is a well-established, growing structural engineering firm located in SW Portland, OR. We provide diversified structural engineering services to a variety of clients and design using a full array of materials including timber, steel, masonry, concrete, and composites. Consulting is a fast-paced business and last year we completed over 1,500 projects.

MCE offers a competitive benefits package and growth opportunities.  We also support continuing education and training to encourage your potential. We offer:

  • Competitive salary (commensurate with experience)
  • Company profit sharing & retirement contribution
  • Work-life balance
  • Employer paid benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance


If you're interested in joining our growing team, look through our current openings below and submit your résumé and cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

Currently Hiring:

Associate Structural Engineer 1 (3+ years experience and license)

As an associate structural engineer you will:
  • Perform calculations, develop loading requirements, & create accurate & concise drawings
  • Communicate effectively & professionally with senior engineers & clients regarding status of new & ongoing projects
  • Pay attention to client expectations & scope adjustments, work closely with senior engineers
  • Perform research & conduct field investigations
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • PE license & 3+ years of experience is required
  • Preferred to have personal vehicle & the minimum required Oregon insurance for site visits
  • Ability to generate creative solutions within existing limitations
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities; Contributes to positive team spirit


If this would be a good fit for you, please submit your cover letter and résumé in the "Upload Résumé " section, found below.

Structural Designer (0-4 years experience)

As a structural designer you will:
  • Determine structural systems with licensed engineers
  • Perform calculations, develop loading requirements, & create accurate & concise drawings with supervision
  • Review work with supervising engineers
  • Write reports/letters under direct supervision of senior engineers


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Preferred to have passed Fundamental of Engineering exam and have Engineer in Training certificate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow


If this would be a good fit for you, please submit your cover letter and résumé in the "Upload Résumé " section, found below.