Senior Account Executive - Ammonia Refrigeration

Business Development - Construction
WA - Seattle

At McKinstry, we’re proud to be a diverse and passionate group of innovators and problem-solvers, builders and engineers, mentors, and students. We believe the world needs curious, forward-thinking, solutions-oriented people who want to make our planet better. We are committed to strengthening our diversity through recruiting, developing, and retaining professionals from all backgrounds, and we believe that promoting diversity, equity, and inclusivity is an integral component of our continuing quest To Build a Thriving Planet. If you are looking to leave a purposeful mark on the world, then McKinstry is the place for you.


Here's where you come in:

We are currently seeking a Sales Engineer with ammonia refrigeration or piping system experience to join our well established mechanical team in Seattle. You will be joining a group of people where you will be able to make an immediate impact within the organization. A successful employee will have excellent business development skills and enjoy working independently as well as with a team.


You're great at:

Business Development 

To be a top contributor, you must have excellent communication skills. You will be working closely and building strong relationships with current and future clients. The ability to negotiate service contracts and sell to the owner-direct contractor will take you to the next level. You will also be responsible for lead generation, proposal development, and customer acquisition. 


Client Relations  

Working closely with the customer, you will provide support with regards to projects’ financial, contractual, and technical issues. Keen attention to detail, strong follow-up skills, and a commitment to growing the business will ensure your success.     


What we would like to see from you:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent work experience preferred
  • At least three years of experience dealing with Ammonia Refrigeration or Piping Systems
  • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, Project, Outlook) with good technical writing skills
  • Strong estimating skills
  • Experience in interacting closely with owners, project staff, and tradesmen (pipefitters, electricians, etc.)


The McKinstry group of companies are equal opportunity employers. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, race, color, creed, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to employment, advancement, assignment, and training. This commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity is made equally as a social responsibility and as an economic and business necessity.

McKinstry is a drug-free workplace. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug and alcohol test, complying with the requirements of the Immigration Reform and Control Act and a Confidentiality Agreement, in addition to successful outcomes of background and reference checks.

Applicants for this role will only be considered if they possess current US Work Authorization, and do not require employer-sponsored VISA support to begin or remain in this role.


Apply Now