Join Our Team of Tree Care Professionals!

As an employee with Wachtel Tree Science, you know that you are part of a team with over 80 years of service to our clients. We take your safety and our client's safety seriously and provide continuing education opportunities to our employees. This allows us to provide quality services with hard-to-beat customer service and expertise. Hear what our employees have to say about working at Wachtel Tree Science by checking out our Employee Stories.

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Become a Part of the Wachtel Tree Science Culture

Team Building

Employee and family events that help to foster a communal environment both on the job and off the job.


Innovative internal mentoring program designed to guide employees through safe and comprehensive education on every aspect of their position.

Certified Arborist

We believe in continuing education throughout employment. We have more ISA Certified Arborists on staff than any other Wisconsin based tree care company.


Opportunities to be actively involved in influential industry organizations as well as community volunteer programs.

Join Our Team of Certified Arborists

Production Arborist

Maintain the safety, value, health and aesthetics of client's trees and shrubs through pest/disease treatments, soil amendments, planting and pruning/removal work. This is a hands-on role, requiring a high degree of physical strength and dexterity to climb and prune trees or remove diseased or potentially dangerous trees.

Position Benefits:

  • 401k
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Profit Sharing
  • Parental Leave
  • Clothing/Gear Reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off

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Dedication to Safety and Education

Educational Opportunities

Wachtel Tree Science would not be the company it is today if we weren’t dedicated to growing ourselves as industry leaders. We have seen a number of changes over the years and we are continually learning and growing our knowledge to be able to provide the best possible service. Our knowledge doesn’t just stop at tree care. We also focus on:

  • General plant health
  • Environmental changes that affect trees and plants
  • Pruning
  • Planting
  • And much more

Professional Tree Care Services Means Putting Safety First

At Wachtel Tree Science, we continually invest in the safety of our employees and our clients. We hold weekly safety meetings covering a range of topics focused on improving our processes and knowledge. Our safety program is guided by a Safety Coordinator and Safety Committee made up of employees. Several of our employees are Certified Treecare Safety Professionals (CTSP) – a Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) sponsored program. Employees are trained and certified in First Aid and CPR. Each vehicle contains specialized safety equipment which includes first aid kits, fire extinguishers, and other necessary gear.

What Our Employees Have to Say

The mentoring program at Wachtel gives you clear guidance and goals to hit as you progress through your years with the company.
- Rachel

I came to Wachtel because I knew they were a very professional company but also a very safe company.
- Tim

Wachtel feels like a family. The culture here is very positive and very nurturing. People are really looking to help each other out which makes it a great place to work.
- Paul

I feel I have really grown since I’ve been working at Wachtel and I’ve been able try a lot of things out of my comfort zone in a very safe and encouraging environment
- Maria Panasuk

In every way Wachtel provides growth opportunities in terms of training and development, continuing education, and specializations in equipment.
- Alec

I love the sense of family we have here and I always have fun working even if the day or the job is a challenge.
- Allison

Wachtel Tree Science truly cares about their employees. The employees care for one another and are always encouraging each other to learn and grow in the industry.
- Audrey

What I like best is the culture and work environment the company has created. Their continuous push to be better as a company and to have each employee be the best they can be.
- Andrew

Wachtel Tree Science cares about trees, people, and its employees. Working for a company that values safety, science, and its unique family culture has made a huge difference in my career.
- Haylee

I’m proud to be an employee here.
Many times other tree service or landscape maintenance providers recommend that their own client’s contact us as the best spot to find good tree care recommendations and services when they are unsure of the issue.
- Jake K.

Wachtel feels like a family, a group of people that care about your well being.
- Brooke

Since my first day every arborist that has been and is currently a part of this great company has invested their time and passion into training me to be what I am today.
- Jamie