Job Opening — Senior Project Manager for Historic Rehabs — Neal Group Construction

Neal Group Construction in Joplin, Missouri is hiring an Estimator/Senior Project Manager.

Are you an experienced construction estimator and project manager who believes Downtowns are worth  saving? Help make it happen by working for our Award Winning, Historic Restoration Contracting company.  At Neal Group Construction (NGC), “We give 100-year-old buildings a better next Centuries” Our retrofits use State and Federal Historic Tax Credits and other programs to turn lost causes into vibrant,  energy efficient sources of community pride. A successful new team member will be a problem solver who  wants to make a difference and has the skills and drive to do so.  

This is not new construction. It is daily problem solving with an emphasis on adapting historic buildings to  modern use. This is an opportunity to preserve the past while helping to build the future. A successful  candidate will be a creative builder with strong interests in preservation, the environment, and history. 

In this time of rising material costs, the rehabilitation and reuse of existing buildings makes even greater  economic and environmental sense. An extensive pending workload and our collaborative working  environment will ensure you have an immediate impact on company operations. NGC is Southwest  Missouri’s premier historic restoration company, working primarily on commercial and residential buildings  in the Joplin, Missouri area. 


This position requires: estimating, plan design and development, interacting with clients, and managing  field construction. The estimator/project manager ensures the on-time completion of project requirements  within budget from bid to close out.  


– Minimum 5 years general construction experience with the ability to competently analyze and estimate  projects in detail (10 years preferred).  

– Broad construction knowledge for soliciting and evaluating subcontractor bids, contracts, and submittals. – Ability to participate in design phase evaluations of budget goals from preliminary drawings. 

– Long and short-term planning skills to ensure the team gets the job done while maintaining quality and  safety controls. 

– Excellent organizational and communication skills with the desire to collaborate with staff members,  architects, clients, subcontractors, and owners. 

– Motivated leader who is willing to teach and learn, with the ability to direct, manage, and be an example  to in house crews. 


– Competitive salary based on experience between $72,000 to $92,000. 

– Health with Dental and Vision Plan options. 

– Paid holidays and vacations. 

Thank you for your interest! This is a full-time salaried position in Joplin, Missouri with no traveling  required. Please submit questions or resumes to Jeff Neal at jneal@nealgroupconstruction.com 


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