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


The Industrial Refrigeration Engineer position designs & various refrigeration systems for industrial ammonia applications in various 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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