Town of Collierville

The Town of Collierville is located in the southeast corner of Shelby County, approximately 30 miles east of Memphis. It is one of the fastest growing towns in the Memphis metro service area. The Town covers a total of 24.6 square miles and has a population of more than 47,000 residents. There are over 16,000 households within the Town of Collierville. The median family household income is $104,724, and more than 53% of those who are 25 years old and older have a bachelor’s degree. 

The Town of Collierville’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen serve as the Town government and oversee the administration of the Town. The Mayor is the executive head of the Town, and enforces its ordinances as well as the laws of the State of Tennessee.

The Board appoints the Town Administrator, the Town Clerk, the Finance Director and heads of Town departments to include: Development, Fire, General Services, Parks and Recreation, Police and Public Services.  The Town employs approximately 545 people within these departments, in positions that allow them to use their particular gifts, whether that is managing and developing employees who will excel; maintaining the beauty and functionality of the Town’s green spaces; curating the Town’s community art galleries; tracking and managing the Town’s financial resources or repairing the machines that make the Town hum.

Every town has a Main Street, and Collierville’s was named “America’s Best Main Street” in 2014 by Parade Magazine, a supplemental magazine that is included in over 700 U.S. newspapers each Sunday.  The street runs through Collierville’s Historic Town Square, which is the setting for popular annual events like The Fair on the Square, the Sunset on the Square Summer Concert Series and the lighting of the Square Christmas tree. The Morton Museum of Collierville History, located at the corner of Main and Poplar, preserves the past, while the rest of the Square is packed with shops and restaurants that offer the latest in what’s good to have and eat.

The new Collierville School District was formed in 2014 and serves over 8,000 students from various backgrounds. There are five elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school.  Town is currently building a new state-of-the-art high school which will accommodate 3,000 students, making it the largest public high school in Tennessee.  The University of Memphis opened a Collierville Center in 2015, providing a convenient option for Town residents pursuing further education.

Collierville is also home to many award winning parks and recreational facilities, and includes more than 20 regional, community and neighborhood parks. These parks contain 30 athletic fields, 10 tennis courts, 15 playgrounds and two spray parks. The Collierville Park System also has over 18 miles of beautiful greenbelt trails for families and people of all ages to enjoy.

8 job(s) at Town of Collierville

Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Aug 07, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled to skilled maintenance and repair work on a variety of automotive, construction, fire, police, and public service’s vehicles and equipment. Work will be performed on both gasoline and diesel engines. Work also involves scheduling and performing preventative maintenance and repair on related equipment.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Jun 26, 2017
Full Time
Employee will operate track or rubber-tired construction equipment with specialized functions related to maintenance and construction activities where the operation of complex mechanisms requires the highest degree of skill, dexterity, and finesse, and where work is performed to exacting tolerances. Operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway
Aug 29, 2017
Full Time
The position performs skilled trades work in the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of Town water system facilities including wells, pump stations, water towers, the distribution system, water hydrants, and water meters.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Oct 25, 2017
Full Time
This position includes driving and operating trucks, tractors and other equipment. Driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitute the majority of the work required to complete tasks for various maintenance, upkeep and/or construction projects. Equipment in this classification does not involve the operation of additional mechanisms other than those that are moderately simple and routine. This classification is reserved for those positions in which operation of included equipment is the primary function of the job.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38017
Aug 25, 2017
Full Time
This is semi-skilled and unskilled manual laboring as part of a parks and grounds crew performing routine maintenance and construction tasks for various public facility projects.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Nov 03, 2017
Temporary
The purpose of this classification is to drive or operate the double decker bus and other equipment where driving and maneuvering the vehicle constitutes the majority of the work required to complete tasks for transporting passengers to and from various establishments.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN 38017
Oct 18, 2017
Full Time
The purpose of this classification is to perform responsible, complex professional work in a variety of current and long range planning studies.
Town of Collierville 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, TN, United States
Jul 07, 2017
Full Time
This is specialized technical, telecommunications work in receiving and transmitting radio, telephone, and computer messages concerning crimes, as well as police, fire and other emergencies, in the operation of a console in the Town’s emergency public safety dispatching center.