Industrial Refrigeration Engineer

Industrial Refrigeration Engineer

Preston Refrigeration is seeking an Industrial Refrigeration Engineer to add to our team. 


The Industrial Refrigeration Engineer designs various refrigeration systems for industrial ammonia applications in various customer facilities.

Location: Kansas City, MO

Travel Required: Minimal 


  • Apply technical and practical knowledge of mechanical engineering fundamentals to develop/design complex ammonia-based refrigeration systems for manufacturing, and other industrial refrigeration facilities.

  • Attend project meetings with general contractors, owners, and facilities engineers to discuss design criteria and specifications.

  • Perform calculations, prepare project specifications, reviews plan and designs for various industrial refrigeration systems and other mechanical components.

  • Responsible for project schedules and completion of projects on time and within budget. Resolve all schedule and design challenges through effective communication across functions.

  • Create and modify designs, fabrication drawings, assembly drawings and as-built drawings of industrial refrigeration system components in AutoCAD using specifications and input from General Contractors and customers.

  • Guide and mentor junior engineers, when necessary, provides technical assistance and guidance to project managers.

  • Develops and reviews reports to address issues and recommend engineering solutions.

  • Performs inspections of systems operations during construction.

  • Interprets local and federal statutes and regulations.

  • Willingness to travel as needed throughout the continental US with overnight stay.

  • Ensures that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed, brings problems to the attention of the Safety Director.

  • Maintain a neat and clean appearance and motivated, positive attitude.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree; or 3 or more years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Experience with ammonia refrigeration systems required.

  • Proficient in Word, Outlook, Excel and Auto CAD.

  • Ability to travel overnight if necessary.

  • Effective communication skills.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should email their resume to

Preston Refrigeration is an EOE & participates in E-Verify to confirm US employment eligibility.

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