Preston Refrigeration is seeking a Senior Project Engineer to add to our team. 


The Senior Project Engineer designs refrigeration systems for food manufacturing facilities.

Location: Kansas City, MO

Travel Required: Yes - minimal


  • Reviews plans and designs for refrigeration systems and other mechanical components.

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

  • Performs inspections of systems operations during construction.

  • Interprets statutes and regulations.

  • When necessary, provides technical assistance and guidance to project managers and others.

  • Create and/or supervise the production of all required drawings pertaining to a specific project. 

  • Gather all costs and requirements of an entire ammonia refrigeration system in a timely manner. 

  • Process and order all required components and have all materials onsite prior to install dates. 

  • Manage all rental equipment/freight requirements to reduce costs.

  • Willingness to travel as needed throughout the continental US.

  • 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 5 years minimum 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 a plus.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Experience of leading a team of individuals through projects to completion.

  • Ability to travel 30% of the time with overnight stays when required.

  • Capable of handling a dynamic, fast paced workload of multiple assignments at the same time with minimum supervision.

  • Client management skills; ability to manage customer relationships, perceptions and expectations.


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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