Located six miles south of downtown Portland, on the banks of the Willamette River, the City of Milwaukie offers a small-town feel with easy access to the region’s urban center, recreational activities, and services. The suburban City of 20,491 is economically linked with the greater Portland Metropolitan area.
Named one of the best places to raise a family, Milwaukie provides a clean environment, good transportation, schools, and health care. The Sunday Farmers’ Market, First Fridays, and the on-going poetry and artist series are just a few of the many cultural offerings available. Nearby recreational opportunities include boating on the Willamette River, kayaking on the Clackamas River, fishing, hiking or mountain biking in one of the more than 100 parks in Clackamas County.
To realize our mission and core values, the City of Milwaukie is committed to integrating equity into the fabric of our organization and the delivery of public services in pursuit of equal, fair, and just outcomes for all. At the City of Milwaukie, a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace is one where all employees and volunteers, whatever their gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation or identity, education or disability, feel valued and respected. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and provide equal opportunity for employment and advancement in all our departments, programs, and worksites. We respect and value diverse life experiences and heritages and work to ensure that all voices are valued and heard.