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Residential Arborist

Location: Massachusetts

Northern Tree Service, LLC. is seeking an experienced, residential arborist to join our industry leading team.  Selected individuals will be expected to operate an aerial lift (bucket truck) or climb, as needed.  Individuals will also operate chain saws, winches, lowering devices, perform plant health care and/or a brush chipper.  We would prefer arborists with a minimum of two years related experience.  

Work Schedule:  Generally, Monday-Friday with periods of mandatory overtime such as storm duty when needs arise.

Work Area:  Residential crews deploy from Groveland MA to serve clients in Eastern MA and Southern NH.   Interested arborists closer to Palmer MA will also be considered.

Rate of Pay: Industry leading depending upon Skills and Experience.

Benefits: Ownership….Northern Tree Service is an employee-owned (ESOP) company.  Medical, Dental, Short-Term Disability, Life Insurance, Training, Retirement Plan, Paid Time Off, and profit sharing. 

Northern Tree Service LLC is a multi-state specialty contractor headquartered in Palmer, MA. Our tree division provides year-round employment to +200 arborists. For more information on our company please visit website at

We are a Drug Free Workplace that encourages minorities and females to apply.

Highly qualified individuals will possess or are willing to attain a variety of certifications including but not limited to:

  • ISA Arborist Certification (or similar)
  • Arboricultural Climbing Skills
  • TCIA Training (CTSP or similar)
  • AMTRAK, MBTA, KEOLIS Certifications
  • Hoisting Engineer’s License
  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction
  • First Aid / CPR Training
  • Aerial Rescue Training
  • Commercial Drivers License (CDL)
  • Pesticide Applicators License

For further information please contact Dr. Jonathan Parrott: or 413.658.8117

Employer Info

Groveland or Palmer MA, Massachusetts


  • Climber
  • Commercial/Residential

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