Job Postings

Available Municipal, State or Federal Arboriculture-Related Positions

MTWFA will advertise tree-related positions for municipal, state, or federal government agencies. Contact the MTWFA office to request a posting. PLEASE NOTE: job postings stating “open until filled” will be removed 90 days after posting. Please contact us if you wish to renew the posting after 90 days. Find more job posting websites and career information in the MTWFA presentation at the 5th Massachusetts Green Careers Conference.


Park and Tree Specialist (Aerial) – Town of Concord, MA
Town of Concord, MA Concord’s Highway & Grounds Division seeks an individual to perform skilled operator work, tree removal, landscaping & general labor. Must be a team player with good communication skills. Requires Class B CDL & 2A hoisting license, plus experience with operating heavy equip; & grounds maintenance. Pay rate: $22.16 – $31.45/hour.  For more information and application instructions visit or contact Human Resources at 978-318-3025. EOE.  Application deadline: August 3, 2018 at noon. Posted here July 12, 2018

Tree Warden/Forestry Foreman – Town of Barnstable, MA
Provides professional, administrative, technical, supervisory work, and highly skilled hands on work, in planning/managing the care of street and park shade trees including the planting, designing, relocating, trimming and removal of trees and spraying for pest control; all other duties as assigned. Additionally responsible for planning, managing, and supervising general roadside maintenance. Apply @ click on “Employment” and filter “Highway”. Position will remain open until filled. Posted here March 26, 2018.

Superintendent of Urban Forestry and Landscapes – City of Cambridge, MA
Reporting to the Deputy Commissioner of Public Works, the Superintendent of Urban Forestry and Landscapes plays a lead role in all initiatives related to the care, protection and promotion of the urban forest throughout the community, including the municipal tree population as well as other trees to the extent provided for by law and/or regulation. The Superintendent is also responsible for landscaping and gardening efforts throughout the City in coordination with the Superintendent of Parks. Resumes and letters of interest requested by April 16, 2018. Position will remain open until filled. Posted here March 16, 2018.