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Jim Nelson

Project Executive (CA)

With over 20 years of experience, Jim Nelson has strong operational skillsets and is a consummate team player. His extensive experience in complex, prominent projects includes working on high-profile projects valued at over $1 billion. He has a history of successful projects throughout southern California.

With a strong program and project management background, Jim’s experience and attitude are well-respected by industry peers and clients alike. His knack for effectively leading multi-phased mega-projects, combined with his precise attention to detail, offers each client the services which are fundamentally inherent to W.E. O’Neil.

Jim takes ownership of each project he undertakes and finds value and reward in the accomplishments of team effort.

I am who I am today because of the great people who came before me and took the time to show and teach me. I’m forever grateful for the constant help of others around me. I hope I can give back as much as I’ve received.

Jim Nelson, Project Executive (CA)

Years of Experience


Los Angeles

Joined W.E. O’Neil



  • B.S., Construction Management – Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff
  • A.S., Building Construction Technology – The Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport

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