Seismic Evaluations

The City of Portland hired Miller Consulting Engineers to perform a seismic analysis of the existing URM performing arts center. The purpose of thi...
Benton County contracted MCE to seismically evaluate the Benton County URM Courthouse using the ASCE 41-13 standard. MCE evaluated the building usi...
As part of the development of a master plan, MCE performed an ASCE 31 Tier 1 Seismic study. This identified the structural seismic hazards and prov...
MCE provided structural engineering design and construction services for the renovation and restoration of the Old Oregon Hotel. McMenamins wanted ...
This seven story unreinforced masonry building underwent a complete seismic upgrade. MCE's role in the project was the design and detailing of t...
Miller Consulting Engineers performed ASCE 41 evaluations for three stations for Clackamas Fire District #1, one of the largest fire protection dis...
A year after the Scotts Mills earthquake in 1993, MCE joined forces with Emerick Construction to perform a $4.3M seismic reinforcement of the State...
As a subconsultant, MCE provided a structural assessment of eight diverse building groups located at the Blue Heron Paper Mill. Many of the buildin...
MCE performed a seismic evaluation and field surveys of treatment buildings and equipment as well as a seismic analysis of treatment facilities, re...
MCE is a great resource for code inquiries and interpretation. Respected at the city and state level, MCE has been acting as the structural consult...
Over 490,000 square feet of Oregon Military Department facilities were seismically evaluated using basic and enhanced performance levels of the ASC...
Recipient of the Structural Engineers Association of Oregon Excellence in Engineering Award, the structural design for this two story, 1918 URM bui...


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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.