Nelson Tree Service, LLC

Regardless of your experience level or location, there's a career in trees waiting for you with Nelson Tree Service, LLC. As we celebrate 100 years in business, we strive for continued growth and success as individuals, teams, company, and industry. We work with utility companies to provide line clearance, vegetation management, and emergency storm response services.

Our goal is to empower our communities by providing careers that offer continuous training, progression, competitive pay and benefits. Nelson Tree Service, LLC offers full-time, year-round employment in FL, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MI, MO, NJ, NY, OH, PA, TX, VA, WI, WV. Field roles include Groundsperson, Trimmer, Climber, Heavy Equipment Operator, Foreperson, Manager, Safety Specialist, Work Planner.

Are you new to tree care or utility line clearance? Don’t worry; we teach you the ropes. Learn from the ground up starting with What, Why, How of PPE, hand tools, flagging and traffic control, cut and removal of brush and trees, herbicide and pesticide application. Ready to progress to the next level? Great! We provide ongoing training to develop your skills in felling, climbing, equipment operation, vegetation management, communication and leadership.

At Nelson, not all careers are in the trees. Administrative and executive professionals support our teams from offices in Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Texas.

Visit to learn more about us, our services, and our teams. While at our website, click on the NOW HIRING button to see where we are hiring. Current roles can be sorted by title or location, and each contains a complete description and application. If you’re interested in more than one role or location, you must submit a separate application for each.

We look forward to you joining our team!