Structural Engineer

Company Name:
catena consulting engineers
Job Description:

catena consulting engineers, a growing structural engineering firm located in Portland, Oregon, offers the personal environment of a small firm while providing the opportunity to work on a variety of projects. Our projects vary in size from a single day’s effort to large projects with construction values in excess of $400 million. You will gain design experience in concrete, steel, timber, and masonry buildings and will work on a wide variety of project types including buildings created for healing, learning, living, and interacting.

Our culture is embedded in learning and applying our expertise to projects that require creative structural engineering. You will work closely with Principals who are fully engaged in projects and provide daily mentorship. Our open office environment provides an atmosphere that fosters teamwork, impromptu learning sessions, and optimum communication. We have an experienced staff and constantly seek highly qualified engineers with 2 – 5 years of experience. Due to the technical complexity and challenge of many of our projects, we seek engineers that have earned a Master’s degree, and that have a desire to learn, grow, and be challenged. We require self directed individuals that are interested in being a contributor to a high-performance team. Our projects and pace of work is challenging, rewarding, and most importantly, fun.

While we have a small firm setting, we offer salary and benefits of a large firm, and then some. Our culture is highly entrepreneurial, and in addition to a salary, we provide incentive bonuses, profit sharing and 401K match, robust health care insurance plans, PTO, Flextime, Fitness Reimbursement, professional development opportunities and a recreation facility as part of your compensation package. U.S. citizenship is preferred.

If you seek the sterile surroundings and isolation provided by cubicle farms, rigid procedures, a highly stratified organization, and repetitive work assignments, catena is not for you.

catena is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer. catena participates in the E-Verify program.

Please email a cover letter and resume to

Portland, Oregon
Job Start Date:
Monday, June 24, 2019
Job Requirements:

Master's degree in civil or structural engineering

Job Contact Name:
Lily Cox-Skall
Job Contact Phone:
+1 502-467-4980
Job Contact Web Address:
Job Listing Date:
Friday, June 21, 2019